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Paul's Asian Affair

22 Alma Rd | New Lambton, Newcastle, New South Wales 2305, Australia
+61 2 4952 5989
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
22 Alma Rd | New Lambton, Newcastle, New South Wales 2305, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Decided to revisit the restaurant again this year for our anniversary. A wonderful lunch was enjoyed from the extensive menu and once again the owner was very welcoming. Have never had a disappointing meal from Paul's.

Thank Simon H
Reviewed 12 January 2018

We hadn't been back to Paul's Asian Affair since our last visit to Australia in 2014. Something we always to look forward to we were so happy that the service and food are still the same high quality that we have become accustomed to. Our...More

Thank MKosche
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Don’t bother eating there food it is expensive terrible taste used to be good but gone down hill in the last couple of years tried several times over the last twelve months both take away and eat in hoping it will improve but getting worst...More

1  Thank Michaelf638427
Reviewed 20 December 2017

Had Peking Steak and special fried rice. The Peking Steak was delicious but did contain large chunks of tomato which I have never seen with it before. It was a little pricey at over $23. The special fried rice was very yummy and a large...More

Thank AustraliaOwen
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely dinner with friends at Paul's Asian Affair. The food was absolutely delicious and the service excellent. The roast duck was devine. Thank you.

Thank Vicki B
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Paull and all his staff are amazing and the food is the very best asian food available in whole of Newcastle. Very highly recommended

Thank roxyjules
Reviewed 12 August 2017

I love spicy food, Paul's Asian Affair knows how to make their spices. I have been going back for more delicious food for over 10 years to Paul's Asian Affair. The staff are great, the food is amazing and the menu is endless!

Thank ruqiac
Reviewed 10 August 2017

WE had a family dinner - 4 adults, 2 teenagers. The family had quite diverse tastes. The two teenagers ordered their own dishes and the 4 adults shared. We had seafood, chicken and beef dishes - one dish very spicy (as ordered). We found each...More

Thank allanb728
Reviewed 5 July 2017

We ate IN, not take-away. Lets just say, the food is awesome, the portions enormous and the service just right. Whatever Asian style food you like, its here and gets top billing.

Thank Scampi_1965
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Chicken hot pot to watery no flavour, tum yum mussels to much sugar. Paul's used to be the trade mark of good Asian, now it's the worst and at a premium price.

Thank Carlos G
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Questions & Answers
16 August 2016|
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Response from Kathleen v | Reviewed this property |
They are open from 17:00 to 22:00 for dinner. Fully licences and do takeaway. There is also parking around the back
Petronella G
27 October 2015|
Response from Andyjam2110 | Reviewed this property |
Chinese food. The same as every Chinese restaurant in the country.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Alma Rd | New Lambton, Newcastle, New South Wales 2305, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4952 5989
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