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King Wah Restaurant

159a New Town Rd, Hobart, Tasmania 7008, Australia
+61 3 6228 3431
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
3 weeks ago
“Very average ”
23 Aug 2017
“Excellent Chinese food”
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Chinese, Asian
159a New Town Rd, Hobart, Tasmania 7008, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not normally one to complain but this place didn't bark up my tree. Veggies were not fresh. Veggies in honey sauce are very unappetising as the flavours do not mix well. Fried rice shouldn't have processed spam like substance as a substitute for pork.

Thank Yarni'andAsh M
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Very yum and hot Chinese food! Customer friendly and helpful owner recommending good food for my family. We pop up in a cold and rainy day with surprise of good food with reasonable price.

Thank Waiwaime
Reviewed 6 July 2017

We had take away from here and the food is absolutely delicious !! I have eaten Chinese from all over Australia and this would have to be the best ! The food is cooked fresh as ordered and it came quickly. If you like Chinese...More

Thank Shazfar1964
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Always beautiful, fresh and tasty... we love the King Wah... best chicken and corn soup and garlic prawns ever!!

Thank Meegan M
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

While perhaps the furniture is a bit outdated and the restaurant a bit dark, the food tastes like home cooking and the staff are so friendly. If you want Chinese food that makes you feel warm and fuzyy inside, this is it! BYO as well.

1  Thank Lili_Koch
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Good food, well priced, same family run for 20plus years they must be doing something right ,could do with new carpet :)

Thank Trevor M
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

We ordered take away which was ready quickly and piping hot when we got it home. Fried dim sims (bit hard/over cooked), honey chicken; (great chicken, honey sauce bit unusual), Szechuan combination (great) and fried rice (good). Seventies style decor including net curtains and carpet....More

Thank The_Foodie_Fanatic
Reviewed 14 December 2015

Was looking for a place for dinner in the area & no one else appears to be opened except this Chinese restaurant. The place looks a little too cheesy for me. Had a taste of China here with the very generous helping of salt in...More

Thank smkow
Reviewed 7 December 2015 via mobile

This has been around for absolute years! And the reason for that is because it is the best Chinese around. So fresh and clean, so much flavour and choice on the menu!. Well priced and good portions. I would say it has possibly the worlds...More

Thank matbee1
Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

Like stepping back 20 years in time. Girls are friendly and helpful. Food is good ole Chinese. Nothing super fancy but tasty.

Thank JaneilC
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 159a New Town Rd, Hobart, Tasmania 7008, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Greater Hobart  >  Hobart
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6228 3431
Chinese Restaurant and takeaway
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