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Happy Garden Chinese Restaurant

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2 Parap Pl, Darwin, Northern Territory 0820, Australia
+61 8 8981 9302
09:30 - 21:30
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Sun 17:30 - 21:30
Mon 09:30 - 21:00
Tue - Fri 09:30 - 21:30
Sat 10:00 - 21:30
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As usual the service and food was fantastic. We have been going to this restaurant for 20 years and the food is always great

Thank Musicalshell
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best Chinese I've ever had. Food, service & atmosphere was superb. Definitely will be back to dine in again. 👍🏾

Thank Cynthia Q
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63 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Ok so this week it's 7 of us and we're starving!!! Combination fried rice, combination chow mien, combination seafood, Ginger King Prawns, Salty Sweet Chilli Fish and topped with large portion ice creams... Wow that was awesome!! Great food and service on point. If you love Chinese, this place has been rocking since the 80's...

1 Thank Nramsey72
Darwin, Australia
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145 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Have been eating take away for ages from this place. Have even dined in on some occasions. The take away is mostly precooked and dished up as selected. The quality is ok depending on how long it has been waiting to bE served. I had chicken and calamari. The chicken was great but the cal was a little tough. Well... More 

Thank Pete_fm_Oz
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Had a delicious meal last night. Only recently realised happy garden offered dine in and wow were we in for a treat. The takeaway is average but the dine in a la carte menu is exceptional. The honey prawns were amazing. For the price though would recommend that offer local or Australian seafood over imported. Definetly out to to Chinese... More 

Thank Dora870738
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Have been eating food from Happy Garden for more than 30 years. Still the same wonderful quality whether eating in or taking away.

Thank jenniec773
Brisbane, Australia
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156 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2017

We were visiting from Brisbane to see family for Xmas and found ourselves stopping here on a Saturday afternoon during the Parap markets - we were lucky enough to get a prime park as we especially wanted to visit Happy Garden. Not much ready in the bain maries to choose from, perhaps understandable, given that there were market food stalls... More 

Thank Brian M
Darwin, Australia
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41 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Hi there, I never miss an opportunity to visit the Happy Gardens for a meal as I always find the staff there very accommodating and best of all they serve up very good food at an affordable price. It is not fine dining it is just a good place to come and sit for a quick meal or pick up... More 

1 Thank John N
Perth, Australia
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Had a great feed with the sizzling beef and the Kung pao chicken - and don't forget the fried ice cream

Thank ProfRay
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The menu in the Resturant is extensive and the Take Away section has a huge range of Asian delights ,However Resturant dining at the Happy Garden is great The service is excellent the menu is large and covers a huge range of different meals.there is also a large range of Wines and beers available.They cater for large groups ,and its... More 

Thank Desmond N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$31
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:30
09:30 - 21:00
09:30 - 21:30
09:30 - 21:30
09:30 - 21:30
09:30 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Parap Pl, Darwin, Northern Territory 0820, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Northern Territory  >  Top End  >  Darwin
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8981 9302
Delicious Chinese cuisine served fresh from the wok since 1981. Visit Happy Garden Chinese Restaurant Tuesday to Sunday from 6:00 PM, book your table or our function room for birthday parties, corporate dinners, anniversaries and any other occasion. Fully licended venue, enjoy our wondeful wine selection or grab a chilled beer from the great selection of our drink menu. Order you favourite Chinese food in our Take Away for lunch, dinner and catering every day. Delivery provided on Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?