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Centro Box Hill Market, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
+61 3 9899 8966
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Melbourne, Australia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Disappointed last time we came ... thought we'd give it another chance as this has been our favorite noodle/dumpling shop for YEARS. Sadly it has changed for the worse. Table service gone, queue out the front gone, once packed out - now 1/3 full, slow to serve now, food very different .... sad, sad, sad.

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Thank LeePetering
Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

Busy and food very fresh. A very hot day when we visited and the centre's air conditioning not able to cope so we struggled to eat much. No fault of the restaurant.

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Thank Adenstan
Burwood, Australia
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28 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

This is the best to visit for the Real Ramen for the price with dessert and Soft drink FREE.You can't get it else where.Even with the same owner in Glen Waverly.Only give you soft drink.

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Thank Rodger C
Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016

Cheap dumplings no worries as they are the tastiest around with a free frozen drink as well, Its not just the dumpling its got a great menu, its simple asian food done well and all the locals love this place as its always busy.

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Thank koutras
Melbourne, Australia
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636 reviews
293 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2016

I used to work in Box Hill and often ate in the place now called RaRaMen. I think the texture of the handmade noodles might have improved in recent months, but the place is too chaotic for my liking. It's OK to have access to frozen drinks and sweet bean soup for 'free', but if the meal you pay for... More 

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Thank nocatnow
Melbourne, Australia
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347 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2016 via mobile

Had a fried seafood noodles which had prawns (which was the best thing there) and fish cake. The fish cake was hard and rubbery and it didn't feel like a proper seafood meal even tho' it was the more expensive dish on the menu. The braised pork in noodles was much better. The red bean dessert, Chinese tea and slurpy... More 

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Thank Patrick L
Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2015 via mobile

Has great selection of noodles, rice and dishes at a reasonable price. Comes with complimentary red bean dessert, slurpy or Chinese tea however was disappointed when at 12.30pm even before the lunch crowd started they did not replenish the red bean dessert even after being told it has run out. Service was not good either but then it's cheap.

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Thank Patrick L
Rosebud, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2015

Shop 21-23 Box Hill Centro Carington Rd Box Hill What can I say? Just go there Food is great, it is cheap and cheerful Staff are erratic and funny. Free Chinese Tea and slurpees. Dont expect high class decor or service. Just good food done dirt cheap

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Thank Kateandthepensioner
Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2014

This was once one of the better dumpling places in Box Hill Plaza however based on my most recent visit (have been there many times over the last 4 years or so) it seems to have lost its edge. It not that it not good - its just that the surrounding establishments are doing a better job. But if its... More 

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Thank MarathonVin
Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2013

My kids love coming here because of the free slushie drink and my husband and I love the free red bean soup plus the food is delicious and big serves too.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Soups
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Centro Box Hill Market, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9899 8966

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?