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Wok On In

) #74 of 787 Restaurants in Christchurch Chinese, Asian,
174 Kendal Avenue | Burnside, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
+64 3-357 8979
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“noodles” (10 reviews)
“hor fun” (6 reviews)
“nasi goreng” (6 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Singaporean, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly
174 Kendal Avenue | Burnside, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic prices, prompt service, simple but pleasant decor with outstandingly delicious food. I had the Char Beehoon noodles & my mother had the Sambal rice, we helped ourselves to complimentary chinese tea & were in & out in 45mins completely satisfied. This will be a...More

Thank AnjHpr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is fantastic. A real cheap and cheerful place. Real basic set up but they have done it so well and so nicely, even the bathroom! The service is friendly and super fast. Excellent cheap eats. Delicious options. Really and thoroughly enjoyed our meals...More

Thank SD2606
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First time in Christchurch, looking for hot Malaysian food near the airport, Googled and found this place. I went with my family, five of us. The restaurant was quite small, having less than ten tables. We settled down and glanced through the menu, quite a...More

Thank Melanie_Yeoh
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We come here often to have lunch in weekend. Sambal fried rice is amazingly yummy, we always ask for HOT. Wantan dry noodle is my fave. Always buy the fried wonton since it is soooo good! The portion is huge so you can share with...More

Thank eve_sas
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

My job has taken me to Christchurch for the last 9 years on a regular basis. Each time I arrive I am always on the lookout for a restaurant offering Malaysian cuisine. With the closure of Malaysian Delight, this is the only one left offering...More

Thank JCF73
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We needed a place to eat and we found this Malay style café it is very basic but the food was very good with a choice of 2 drinks either Tea or water no BYO we would certainly eat here again

Thank oldsoldier42
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

It's hidden in a little corner within an estate. Once you enter the restaurant, you could hear the familiar mandarin and Cantonese songs. The food are authentic Malaysian food with generous portion. Prawn noodles soup is close to what we have in Singapore although it...More

1  Thank trilogy247
Reviewed 1 April 2017

We walked to this place from our motel. It is cheap but good, even if the food was a little greasy. The hot food is HOT, which I love. One important tip. The noodle dishes come with little, if any vegetables. Be sure to order...More

Thank LesP_Lexington
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Great wee place. Love being able to walk on in and have a night of cooking! Something for everyone and as much tea as you can drink 😋

Thank John and Anne C
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

As a HongKonger, I have to say, its very close to the standard of authentic fried beef noodle(乾炒牛河), its not on their menu, but they are happy to make that for me! Highly recommended!

Thank Alan H
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Karen W
30 May 2017|
Response from sony8202 | Property representative |
Hi Karen we don't do gluten free. Sorry about that.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$11
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 174 Kendal Avenue | Burnside, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-357 8979
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