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Chinese Big Wok

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33 Marlborough Street, Longford, Tasmania, Australia
+61 3 6391 1288
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Launceston, Australia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

These ladies are so funny and charismatic, but the food (slaps the palm of her hand to her forehead), oh dear. Look... we didn't get sick, so that was a bonus, but I think we'll travel the extra few kms back into town for our local, or just cook a toasted cheese sanga next time. Honey Chicken: Battered, deep fried... More 

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Thank FO0D13
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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249 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

On our way from airport, we were yearning for a chinese meal and found this restaurant. It was just fabulous to sit down to have a hearty meal with various hot dishes and a pot of chinese tea. The owner was very friendly and we have a good time of getting to know each other.

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Launceston
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120 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2015

The Chinese Wok has been trading for years with the same family. The food which is mostly take out (with only one or two tables for eating in) Is always constantly good.

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Miranda, Australia
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5 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2015

Don't even think of getting any food from here. The owner is friendly but the food I couldn't eat one thing as it was all so terrible.

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1 Thank Jenny P
Hobart, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2015

The building is one of those horrible besser block constructions so popular in in the 80s and 90s. Maybe they're still popular for all I know. They speak to a certain aesthetic that I fervently wish would die a miserable death. Inside, and if it is aesthetics that you are seeking, then this is so not going to give you... More 

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Longford, Australia
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12 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2015

I have been to this restaurant one four occasions but I will not return again. I find the service good but food poor and often the quality of the food is second rate. One occasion our order was totally missed up and not what we ordered. Often young people are working in the kitchen and I am concerned about the... More 

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Thank Maggie W
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2015

Living in the area, it is a very special treat to have the odd take-away meal. Great to be able to phone in the order and know that at pick-up time there will be a good meal waiting. We prefer to take our meal home, but there is always the possibility of taking advantage of the eat in facilities.

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Thank Marcia T
Melbourne, Australia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2014

We had dinner here and ate in. It is more a take away type of place as the decore etc isn't really restaurant standard. Unfortunately the food was very ordinary and very thickly battererd and deep fried. The ladies serving were lovely but the food just didn't cut it. We wont return.

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Thank Mixedtraveller
Macau
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2014

I was in Australia for 2 weeks and started to miss Chinese foods. Visited the Big Wok Chinese restaurant in Longford and met a very lovely lady, Louisa. Awesome sweet and sour porks and honey chicken. You should have a try when you visit Big Wok. Thank you Louisa for the friendly hospitality :)

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Bridgetown, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2014

Good food, standard Chinese restaurant not offering anything special. More suited for takeaway and with no eftpos

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Thank Brian M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Dinner
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Marlborough Street, Longford, Tasmania, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Longford
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6391 1288

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