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Pagoda Chinese Restaurant

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Maunds Road, Atherton, Queensland 4883, Australia
+61 7 4091 4555
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Townsville, Australia
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here last night with friends from interstate. Servings were huge and delicious. Could not fault anything. Service was friendly.

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Thank robyn251
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at the hotel next door and being a public holiday nothing was open to eat at. We ordered over the phone and was told it would be ready in 10 mins! Very impressed with all meals. Mongolian Beef, Sweet and sour chicken, combination fried rice and they do prawn toast! Can recommend highly!

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Thank NeenyB210
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54 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food here is great, really brings out the Chinese cuisine in the heart of North Queensland. The great food is unfortunately foreshadowed by poor service, even before closing time the staff are trying to get you out and make you feel somewhat uncomfortable, not good.

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Thank Queenslander1998
Cairns, Australia
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34 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

We first ate here around 20 years ago when we came to the area and have now started again to drop in regularly for a quick meal on our way home. The food here is really good and the quality and quantity can't be faulted. I'm not sure how many owners there have been over the years but they have... More 

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Australia
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160 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Second visit within 6 months. Plenty of off street parking. Little has changed. Food was good and reasonably priced. Combination fried rice and veges dishes could use some more ingredients. My pick of dishes would be the deep fried duck with chilli plum sauce and honey chicken. Tables were waited and staff were friendly. All major cards accepted. Would visit... More 

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1 Thank TadvisorReviewer
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Normally when you go to a Chinese Resturant you get overpriced food that taste so bad! This place it cost me $16 and it was take away and it was HUGE! I got what I paid for 100%

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1 Thank Courtney L
Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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49 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016

We decided on chinese takeaway and Pagoda was the only place listed for Atherton. While the containers were full the flavour didn't match any chinese I have eaten. Even the Fried Rice was different. I had been to this restaurant a number of years ago and enjoyed the experience...but not this time.

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Thank Z150UEcherylp
Cairns Region, Australia
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

We came three years ago under the previous owners. Unfortunately I must say that the food was as poor then as it is now. The chicken Schezuan tastes nothing like one I have had anywhere else- more like a bottle sauce. The special fried rice was bad- tasted only like steamed rice. Only good food was the chicken omelette I'm... More 

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Thank Stevenyzwife
Toowoomba, Australia
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Having eaten chinese food in many towns, in many states of Australia, The Pagoda still rates as the best I've ever had.

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Townsville, Australia
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53 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

I ordered take away. The prawns were well cooked and service was fast and with a smile. There were plenty of printed menus available however an online menu would have been helpful. Well worth a visit if you are in the area and want a meal. Prices were reasonable

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Maunds Road, Atherton, Queensland 4883, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Atherton
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4091 4555

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?