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186 Riversdale Rd, Hawthorn, Boroondara, Victoria 3122, Australia
+61 3 9818 2299
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good42%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“peking duck” (20 reviews)
“scallops” (15 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 22:00All hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
186 Riversdale Rd, Hawthorn, Boroondara, Victoria 3122, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went on a Sunday evening, with friends, for a birthday celebration. We had the Peking Duck and a couple of other entrees which were delicious, including the Shanghai Crab Dumplings. The waiter made sure that there was perfect portion control amongst us in order...More

Thank 857david64
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Very Consistent for many many years. Excellent food and great service. Great value for money. Cannot ask for more

Thank 56,772,013
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We went as a group of six and decided against a listed banquet and the staff advised us of alternatives. Everything was perfect, delicately flavoured, and scrumptious. Prices are not cheap but they are not over the top. So I would say fine dining with...More

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Went with workmate for lunch. I had previously been some years earlier and it was as I remembered. Classy, white tablecloths, good service. Food (Cantonese) of good quality

Thank Arty1st
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Went to Choi's on a Friday evening. I felt the restaurant is Chinese/Asian but geared to the Australian palate. The maitre'd (who I assume is the owner) greeted us on arrival and suggested the menu. We agreed. We has scallops, Peking Duck, prawns, and the...More

Thank PakeFrankie
Reviewed 22 June 2017

0ver nearly 20 years we have never had a bad experience here - great food, exemplary service adds to any occasion

Thank Eileen W
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Terrible dining experience on Mother's Day. We were located near the kitchen. So noisy! The service was lacking in politeness, helpfulness and friendliness . The food was expensive and sub ordinary. Our water glasses were never refilled. Our calamari was tough, rice was charged at...More

Thank JustineZ8
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Our son & his partner booked this place for all of us and when they said it was Chinese cuisine tbh we were underwhelmed as we find the food quite bland. HOWEVER what a surprise, they food was great, tasty and plenty to choose from....More

Thank Christina200
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Have eaten here many times but on returning recently felt very let down. Feel like they are cutting costs in the kitchen but not on the bill. What a shame!

Thank keyword2016
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Restaurant has a great ambience, food really delicious but staff need to learn to be welcoming & up the service. Patrons on table beside us had to get the waiters attention to finally take our order & they had arrived after us &.managed to do...More

Thank Sandi T
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25 March 2015|
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Response from Roger1278 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they certainly do offer takeaway
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 186 Riversdale Rd, Hawthorn, Boroondara, Victoria 3122, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Boroondara  >  Hawthorn
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9818 2299
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