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New Shanghai Chinese Restaurant

273 Liverpool Rd, Ashfield, New South Wales 2131, Australia
+61 2 9797 7284
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good45%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“dumplings” (91 reviews)
“xiao long bao” (12 reviews)
“pork” (11 reviews)
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11:00 - 22:30All hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
273 Liverpool Rd, Ashfield, New South Wales 2131, Australia
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Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

With the long queues for dinner and prices, i was expecting something special. But to my surprise the service was terrible and food below even an average Chinese restaurant. The dumpling were boring and looked cheaply made. Ive been to loads of dumpling places so...More

Thank Jamal J
Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

This used to be a great cheap and cheerful dumpling restaurants. However, serving sizes are down and prices are way up as well as not as good quality. One dish arrived cold which shows a lack of attention to detail.

Thank stressedfromdownunder
Reviewed 10 December 2017

I have been here for several years, sometime twice a month. Their dumplings do not disappoint. The most popular are the xiao long bao and the pan fried buns. I have tasted other items on the menu and they are all outstanding for the price....More

1  Thank Love_Life_Sydney
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

When you unexpectedly turn up to a restaurant, sign in, take a ticket and form an orderly queue the expectation is set. Boy, we weren't disappointed. The wait staff quickly ushered us to our clean and spacious table and proceeded to run through the drink...More

Thank Podderz
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Food was delicious. Great portion size and good quick service. The only downfall was having to sit on the cracked vinyl scratchy seats.

Thank caz3075
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Great place for delicious dumplings, so many items to choose from on the menu. Very popular and busy place so important to get there early as you could be waiting a while. Priced well, the dishes we tried were very tasty and authentic. Have been...More

Thank FairCritic66
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Having sampled dumplings and totally enjoyed, had to have the sit down experience. Birthday lunch.....every morsel was delicious..ordered dumplings and meals, not disappointed in any way. Staff were really busy but not a long wait before the feast started! Not one standout dish, all stood...More

Thank mary t
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

We had wanted to come here for many months we finally came to try it drive half an hour. The service was very slow, had to ask for water twice, the dumplings finally arrived but they were very tough and we didn't finish them. We...More

Thank karla m
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

We have not been to Ashfield in years. Did find the place on trip advisor. Kids want to eat dumplings... We went there at 11:05 it opened at 11:00. So no complaints about seating or waiting times. Menu is big, but not massive. Huge variation...More

Thank Stefan E
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

.... What gets your attention when you go to Ashfield are the number of variants of the Chinese Restaurants with the word "Shanghai' in them. Mostly cheek by jowl! Credit to the New Shanghai for leading the pack but this takes passing off to a...More

Thank Greatblackhawk
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Yes, they do have gluten free options
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 273 Liverpool Rd, Ashfield, New South Wales 2131, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Ashfield
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9797 7284
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