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Royal Garden Chinese Restaurant

134-138 Stafford Street, Timaru 7910, New Zealand
+64 3-684 8844
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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134-138 Stafford Street, Timaru 7910, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 29 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

excellent parking, service with a smile, beautiful meal and brilliant price. Size and selection was superb.

Thank WilsonFamilyNz
Reviewed 24 May 2017

After being here recently and having an excellent meal, we decided to go back to sample the buffet again. Great selection of freshly cooked food to temp the taste buds. Excellent service and no waiting.

Thank Murray K
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Hands down the best Chinese food in timaru , smorgasbord order or take away friendly and helpful staff .

1  Thank Jayden G
Reviewed 30 December 2016

From the outside there is nothing special when looking to go and eat here. Even when you walk in there, the decor is old and tatty and needs a little update. There was 8 of us and we ordered. The guy was amazing. We ordered...More

1  Thank Loren72
Reviewed 20 November 2016

This restaurant is flashy, but the food is consistently good and it is always well patronised, which shows others agree with my thoughts

Thank P111Dunedin
Reviewed 22 October 2016

I have an occasional weekend buffet lunch here and was very satisfied with the food which is consistently good, considering the price starts at $8.50.

Thank Gabz_10
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

We ordered the takeaway Set Menu for $51.00 plus a noodle dish for the children. Lovely fresh vegetables in the dishes , great variety and all very tasty. The servings are generous so some left over for the next day's lunch. We are a family...More

Thank Robyn T
Reviewed 30 July 2016

Went for lunch, got to pick from a number of dishes served in the warmer. I love Chinese food but this wasn't Chinese, no taste, not fresh, not cheap. Decor was dreadfull.

Thank Chimp R
Reviewed 14 June 2016

This place is awsome they have regular smorgers board on a Fri, Sat and Sunday night this is both a take away or sit in menu. They are open for lunch time meals with a large number of choices to choose from. The food is...More

Thank suzie141
Reviewed 6 January 2016

A group of us went to celebrate a birthday. We decided to go with the smorgasboard and it was hot, tasy and very quick time wise. The bain-marie was kept topped up and there was a good variety of dishes. The staff were friendly and...More

Thank Raewyn G
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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 134-138 Stafford Street, Timaru 7910, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Timaru
  • Phone Number: +64 3-684 8844
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