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China Plate

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5 11 Kennedy St, Canberra 2604, Australia
6260 7555
Today
10:30 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 15:00
Tue - Sat 10:30 - 22:00
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Sydney, Australia
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128 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stumbled on this little restaurant in Kingston one weekend and it was a busy little place. The food was delicious and would recommend it to anyone in the Kingston district. The staff are friendly and the menu is great. Give it a go.

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Thank mrsgwilson
Melbourne, Australia
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The restaurant looked quite stylish and offered BYO wine so the deal was done. It was a terrific dining experience. The two front of house ladies were pleasant, helpful and very efficient. Our food selections turned out to be great, especially the 'Chatting Pork Buns'. Very happy to recommend China Plate - we'll be going there when next in Canberra

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Thank mack_cee
Melbourne, Australia
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122 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Found in a picturesque part of Kingston, Canberra, China Plate is a worthwhile destination for typical and original Asian dishes. Offering a broad menu including appetizers, noodles, curries, main dishes and sides, China Plate is both licensed and BYO. Service is friendly and prompt across the board. Being amongst a party of political junkies, we'd been intrigued by recent federal... More 

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Thank KICon
Melbourne, Australia
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103 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Popped into China Plate because the music at the place next door was just too loud. What luck for us. Great food in a cool and restful atmosphere. The service was bright and friendly without being intrusive. We tried the prawn dumplings as well as the spinach and prawn. (both excellent) The whole lemon sole was perfectly cooked as was... More 

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Thank GrantEd256
Canberra, Australia
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always a favourite of mine! The staff are great, super friendly and always happy to help you put together a delicious combination of food! Strongly recommend the basil chicken and vegetarian spring rolls! Yum!!

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Thank David M
Brussels, Belgium
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597 reviews
483 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 196 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our food was slow to arrive and was disappointing when it did. Laksa lacked spiciness and flavour and the salt and pepper squid was limp rather than crisp. If you're after Chinese in Kingston, go for the ever-reliable Portia's Place.

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Thank higvin
Canberra, Australia
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99 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

Went with a family group for dinner on a Friday night. I love my Chinese food but have never tasted dishes as tasty as I had tonight. Not cheap but worth every cent.

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Thank Michael A
Canberra, Australia
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38 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

China Plate is an absolute favourite because of the food. Service is excellent & location is good but the consistently good food makes China Plate a favourite go-to. Quality ingredients & good sized servings make China Plate great value for eat-in & takeaway.

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Thank Camille0312
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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89 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

We went to China Plate because it featured on Kitchen Cabinet (the TV show). The dumplings were great. I liked the scallop dumplings best. The staff were friendly and the prices reasonable. About $60 for two people with no drinks.

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Thank Oz t
Canberra, Australia
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44 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

The staff a very friendly and if you are not sure what you want to order they will certainly help you. This is a very popular place to eat and whilst you may be able to just walk in and get a table during the week it would be best to make a reservation for the weekend. The food was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 22:00
Thursday
10:30 - 22:00
Friday
10:30 - 22:00
Saturday
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 11 Kennedy St, Canberra 2604, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Australian Capital Territory  >  Canberra
  • Phone Number: 6260 7555

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