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Celestial Chinese Restaurant

15 Bligh St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 9233 3871
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good49%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
18 Aug 2015
“Tucked away - dull decor”
14 Aug 2015
“Fantastic food!”
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15 Bligh St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Reviewed 18 August 2015

Found this on google by searching near hotel - and wanted chinese. Entry from Blight Street is not promising and the decor generally is a bit dull. But the food is good standard 'European' chinese. Ordered the hot and sour soup - a favourite of...More

Thank charteredlossadjuste
Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

Stuck in the eighties but the food is amazing! No need to book, very popular with the Chinese, always a good sign.

Thank PaulRP2015
Reviewed 10 June 2015

This restaurant is an absolute gem. Hidden away down a tired stairwell. The food is amazing and the service is great. Well worth the effort to find it.

1  Thank Shane M
Reviewed 21 December 2014

What strikes you first is the pond which large gold fish and the red carpeted arched bridge which takes you to the tables inside the restaurant. The service was friendly and the food was lovely. I'd certainly recommend this restaurant and I would go back...More

2  Thank Debbie D
Reviewed 1 October 2014

ambience was nice. i had peking chicken (skin is very crispy and light) and dim sum (hakaw or shrimp dumpling) which is very fresh. it is located on a basement however

Thank jasperjugan
Reviewed 17 June 2014

Avoid in a word. Food is terrible, possibly the worst Chinese i've had. the fact it's in a basement with no natural light started the alarm bells. Service was friendly, but the food almost inedible, soggy or fried beyond recognition.

Thank Drew M
Reviewed 14 May 2014

Based upon several good trip advisor reviews we went here for lunch... What a disappointment.. Sweet and Sour Pork was soggy and no sign of any crispness.. ( I am not talking about deep fried Sweet and Sour Pork with golden batter common from takeaways......More

Thank qldflyer
Reviewed 28 April 2014

This restaurant is a little gem , one minute walk from our hotel sofitel wentworth - lots of stairs to walk down . But upon entering you notice first a beautiful fish pond , with a bridge plenty of fish swimming around . The service...More

Thank stanley031
Reviewed 30 March 2014

This place was literally right behind our hotel, we found it purely by chance as my girlfriend took a small walk around the hotel and said she found this chinese and it was packed at lunch time, so we decided to go there for dinner....More

Thank Gareth64
Reviewed 7 November 2013

Arrived here tired & jetlagged after a long flight & what a pleasant surprise, food superb, so fresh with no msg! Well worth a visit..

1  Thank kathryn030
Nearby
Central Business District
The Sydney Central Business District is abuzz with
energy. Power brokers run to and from high rise
buildings and after-work drink places, high-end
shoppers tour venues like the QVB, and fine diners
frequent the many celebrity chef restaurants. For a
dose of culture, walk to the NSW Art Gallery, or visit
the Sydney Museum. To escape the hustle and bustle,
reconnect with nature at the Sydney Botanical Gardens
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  • Address: 15 Bligh St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9233 3871
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