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132 William Street, Devonport, Tasmania 7310, Australia
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Devonport, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2016 via mobile

Delicious food. Always cooked fresh. If you want a great feed of chinese then this is the place to come (in devonport) if you want very authentic chinese then you fly to China. Very happy with Sky King !

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Thank tazzie81
Tasmania, Australia
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25 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2015

We visited the Sky King Restaurant, Devonport recently and were very disappointed with the food and service. When we arrived the restaurant was empty, but the “Takeaway” section was busy. The interior of the restaurant was cold, uninviting and seemed to lack any warmth or character. We were the only eat-in customers for a while. For entrée we shared “Mini... More 

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1 Thank Vinnie01
Devonport, Australia
1 review
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2014

I thought we would give this new management a go but am very disappointed. Most of the dishes were mainly cauliflower and broccoli. The prices are very high as well. $21.00 for King prawns and veg consisted of 6 med prawns (still with the veins in, so gritty) and the rest was cauli and broccoli. Tasteless and expensive.

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1 Thank ldun5004
Devonport, Australia
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41 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2014 via mobile

Changed hands a while ago. Gave it 3 tries. Each time its gotten worse. Final straw was frozen fish fillets in sweet n sour fish. I complained and they acted like they didn't understand English. Never again.

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Thank JaneilC
Devonport, Tasmania, Australia
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2014

We frequently get takeaway from Sky King to eat at home, it's a much healthier alternative to other "fast food" joints. I've found that there is a great variety of dishes for all tastes. We always get the dishes with vegetables, they are delicious. Sliced fish in ginger and shallot with vegetables is my favorite. They also make amazing spicy... More 

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Thank MazzDevil
Devonport, Australia
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2014

Hearing it had changed hands we felt we should try the new style Sky King.. Nothing fancy, but every dish was tasty, the servings were reasonably sized and the plates were heated ( a big tick as it is something many restaurants neglect) $3.50 a head for Chinese tea seemed steep so we stuck to water -guess it's the lack... More 

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Thank tasdev
Devonport, Australia
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2013

Used to love this place and it hadn't hit the mark for a while on its service & food. New owners in town and the difference in the food was amazing. Same menu's but a whole new look and thankfully some nice tastes coming out of the dishes. My partner had the crunchy lemon chicken and it was beautifully presented... More 

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2 Thank Tassiedevil54
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19 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2013 via mobile

Step back to a pretend Aussie/Chinese restaurant of 1980. The interior design was a joke. The atmosphere was nonexistent. The food....had no flavour at all, was full of oil, lacking in ingredients, no aroma, bland and unforgiving. I truly believe our food had been taken from the fridge and heated in the microwave. No one at our table would eat... More 

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Thank mrwilson269
Devonport, Australia
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42 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2013

I eat here weekly and love it. Its close to my home so very convenient. I love asian food so its all good for me. Restaurant is clean and well appointed. The food is good as is the value. The owner is welcoming and friendly service is good BYO as well. I highly recommend this place.

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1 Thank Bob L
Launceston, Australia
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2013

No worth the wait, after making a phone order over the phone the young girl advised me it would be half an hour until it was ready. Getting there on time, I then had to sit there and wait for an extra 50 minutes before I go my meal. While waiting I had to sit there with other unhappy customers... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 132 William Street, Devonport, Tasmania 7310, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Devonport

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