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430 Nepean Hwy, Frankston, Victoria 3199, Australia
+61 3 9783 1313
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“peking duck” (8 reviews)
“beef” (7 reviews)
Chinese, Asian, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
430 Nepean Hwy, Frankston, Victoria 3199, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Fresh. Fresh. Fresh. Modern menu and fresh food. Think the opposite to your 70s style family Chinese. We’ve been back numerous times to try most things on the menu. Haven’t been disappointed!!

Thank l0vethedrake
Reviewed 1 week ago

A group of us went out at 8pm after a meeting and found the restaurant nearly full on a Wednesday night. However as always we were seated quickly and the drinks and food orders were taken. And as always the prawn crackers kept coming. The...More

Thank Allison C
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

How many times have I eaten Chinese to be offered a very very limited menu ... well not here ..full page of vegetarian mains and quite a few entrees ..the miso spring rolls are tasty followed by the eggplant chips yumm.. they are fantastic ....More

Thank aussieinoz
Reviewed 15 February 2018

This place is near to where I work. I pass this by so many times. Today, a number of colleague and I went to lunch here. The food is good and authentic.The waiter and waitress are attentive, friendly and prompt. The pricing is very reasonable...More

Thank simty
Reviewed 18 January 2018

We hadn't been for a while but as it was our birthdays decided to go, restaurant is very spacious and the staff attentive. Portion sizes very large and lots to choose from, we had the Banquet for 2 people and I even ordered and extra...More

Thank Lynn S
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Good service,nice food.The menu is a book though,too much choice becomes a hindrance.The ambience is outdated and a bit messy around the bar...so loss of stars.

Thank Cesere
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

We have eaten here in the past and been very happy with the multitude of options of different types of Asian food. However this time we were disappointed with the food- fairly bland - not vey impressed with the dim sims or the San choi...More

Thank vickimb
Reviewed 10 December 2017

We went to Ginseng for the first time on Saturday night and really enjoyed it. We ordered special fried rice, honey battered chicken (for the kids), battered calamari and beef rendang. The beef was so tender with a lovely sauce. Kids devoured the battered honey...More

1  Thank Analia_S
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Had a great family outing here. Incredible food. Only loses a star because of our waiter who managed to get a few of our orders wrong and spill food on me twice. Mistakes happen but at least apologize. Lol.

Thank Scott R
Reviewed 3 December 2017

This is one of my favourite restaurants in Frankston. Whenever I think Asian I think Ginseng. Food and service are consistently good and the serves are generous. A very wide variety of dishes. Chinese New Year there is a treat with a lion dance some...More

Thank johnshelleyb
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Keith s
12 February 2018|
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Response from jamo04 | Reviewed this property |
All them in advance. I am sure they can accommodate your needs
30 July 2017|
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Response from edna20172017 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't know
16 August 2016|
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Response from Carol_and_Michael_W | Reviewed this property |
Hi it's open for lunch Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday 12:00 to 3:00 pm. Enjoy, we did!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Parking Available
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 430 Nepean Hwy, Frankston, Victoria 3199, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Mornington Peninsula  >  Frankston
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9783 1313
Modern Asian Cuisine.
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