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Starhouse

€€ - €€€Chinese, Asian
39 Gouger St, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
8221 6303
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Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“dumplings” (6 reviews)
“prawns” (2 reviews)
“pork belly” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Chinese, Asian
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
39 Gouger St, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
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1 - 10 of 89 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After reading few reviews and recommendation for a friend we gave it a go. We had ordered Cantonese duck roast , crispy chicken skin and special fried rice. The duck was really amazing, it was juicy and crispy on the outside with just enough amount...More

Thank Avishek P
Reviewed 28 May 2017

How much can you eat before you explode! We went for the Yum cha brunch with Chinese friends. The volume of food is huge ( of course you pay for that) and the flavours were genrally very good. I was surprised that so much of...More

1  Thank GordonplusE
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Average yum cha and dinner. But their seafood CNY (Chinese New Year) banquet is very good. Had the similar banquet over the years and I must say it is probably the best in Adelaide.

Thank Hanh N
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Below average yum cha. A lot of the dishes were cold and the char sui was overly sweet. Soft shell crab very salty and the onion was not cooked properly, with a harsh flavour. Fried rice was yellow and soggy, you could taste the oil...More

1  Thank Glenelgtravellers
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Following the golden rule of follow the crowd, we went yum Cha to Starhouse Restaurant. Everyone else is quite empty except this joined! At 11.30am, we had to wait ten minutes for a table! The myth is busted once the food is tasted! The crispy...More

1  Thank Mei Y
Reviewed 28 January 2017

been coming here for years. Always outnumbered by local Chinese people which I always find reassuring . great for big groups of people and food always fresh and tasty. Chicken feet and steam chive and prawn dumplings particularly good.

Thank Gill H
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Sunday family lunch. Booked ahead which is important. Shown to table promptly by friendly staff. The resturant was packed. Food started arriving immediately we sat down. Lots of choices, and most dishes we ordered were fantastic. Limited wine list. Reasonable pricing. Highly recommend

Thank Coroona
Reviewed 19 January 2017

We went with a group of 10 for dinner and we all liked the food and we would definitely go back and try more on the menu, they live tanks full of fish which I would love to try.... Give it a go!!

Thank sunbuns2014
Reviewed 2 October 2016

This place is terrible. I couldn't believe my experience. The description of the dish in the menu did not match the actual dish that came out. Among a number of issues, it was covered in bok coy, which I can't eat but there was no...More

Thank cfl0ur
Reviewed 14 September 2016

We felt like we had walked through a doorway into China with the atmosphere and service, and the yum cha was delicious. We ordered 4 dishes between the two of us and that was more than enough for lunch. The other patrons were all mainly...More

Thank weedsmith
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$21
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 Gouger St, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Adelaide
  • Phone Number: 8221 6303
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