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Shanghai Restaurant

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50 High St, New Norfolk, Tasmania 7140, Australia
+61 3 6261 2866
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We arrived lay at night, the place was packed. The wait staff were very friendly, found us a table. I was a little apprehensive seeing the exhaustive menu which had over a hundred dishes, however the food arrived and it was excellent. Huge portion, which after a long drive was well received. This place looks popular with locals, I understand... More 

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Thank Ian E
Sydney, Australia
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253 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had dinner at the Shanghai Restaurant and was impressed with the food. My friend and I bath had soup I had the wonton soup and he had a chicken and corn soup. We had salt and pepper calamari to follow it was tender and tasty with a hint of chilli. We then shared prawns, mongolian lamb and finished the... More 

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Thank 13out
Sydney, Australia
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345 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 187 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is certainly not gourmet food but for a small town of New Norfolk it was a pretty good meal. Run by a Chinese couple who spend there time in the kitchen with front of house staff being local Australians. It seems the locals prefer knife and fork but chopsticks are available on asking. It is a big menu to... More 

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Thank ozallan
Hamilton, Australia
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47 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

yummy food, we took ours back to motel to eat,but was very yummy and fresh. Recommend the mongolian beef

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Thank 384jack
Brisbane, Australia
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126 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

There is nothing special about it but you do get a tasty standard offering. Popular with the locals and the wait time can be up to an hour when busy. For a small town it is acceptable.

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Thank neverold333
Hobart, Australia
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The menu seems to be different kinds of bases with the same rotation of sauces. I guess this means there is something for everyone. They also have very western things like fish and chips on the menu - surely though one would expect Chinese food at a Chinese restaurant. My father had the flounder; it is the probably the most... More 

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Thank _charlie_potter19
Zurich, Switzerland
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48 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Restaurant has no atmosphere, staff is friendly but knows nothing about the food. The kitchen is fast, but uses wired ingredients. Not even chicken sweet and sour or steamed rice is eatable.

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Thank AndyZRH
Sydney, Australia
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72 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Had one of the combos - two medium pizzas and a garlic pizza and soft drink. Excellent taste and enough for two full meals for two. Highly recommended!

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Thank Ray W
Watanobbi, Australia
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143 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

The staff were lovely even though we didn't have a booking. Ordered our food and drinks. Fried rice had no prawns and was average. The combination chow mien was tasty. The battered chicken in plum sauce was delicious and the honey chicken was strange, they used a strong tasty honey instead of a sweet honey. The fried won tons were... More 

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Thank SarahMarra
Melbourne, Australia
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120 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Average chinese restaurant,meal and service OK, reasonable value. With not much else in town, it was OK.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 High St, New Norfolk, Tasmania 7140, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  New Norfolk
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6261 2866

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