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430 Nepean Hwy, Frankston, Victoria 3199, Australia
+61 3 9783 1313
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
430 Nepean Hwy, Frankston, Victoria 3199, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Beautiful food, amazing service and a huge menu selection to cater for everyone. Throughly enjoyed our experience and will be returning soon!

Thank Jessicaaa_7
Reviewed 3 days ago

Best Chinese restaurant on the Mornington Peninsula !!! Love their Red Duck Curry ! Up to date Chinese food !!! Gone is the sweet and sour pork we got in the 80s !! This is a must for everyone ! Great atmosphere and not expensive

Thank edna20172017
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great atmosphere and great food - Took my family for dinner and everyone was just bowled over with the service and food.

Thank Theresa W
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Visited based on trip advisor reviews and was very happy - all food was beautiful, served quickly. Lots of patrons was a good sign.

Thank lizzyd55
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We've been going to Ginseng for years and it has never disappointed ! Great food and staff and very popular in the area.

Thank Franksako
Reviewed 31 March 2017

This is one of the best Asian food restaurants I have visited. The menu is way more extensive than most, 33 entrees to choose from to start. The meals were fresh, well cooked and presented. The staff were very efficient and attentive. BYO (wine only)...More

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 14 March 2017

If you enjoy really good Asian food, at very reasonable prices, you must eat at Ginseng in Frankston. The menu is extensive, the service is excellent; attentive, but not intrusive, and the ambience is just what you want for a pleasant dining experience. It has...More

Thank Kevin C
Reviewed 24 February 2017

The food was pretty good. Loved the seafood entrees. There was a group of us wanting cocktails and we were well catered for. If you park around the back you'll get to walk through the kitchen.

Thank ArkayZues
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

We had a great meal here with friends and there is nothing to dislike about the restaurant. It is not in a dodgy area of Frankston but there were certainly a few dodgy characters walking by. Of course this is not the fault of the...More

Thank RickyG48
Reviewed 19 January 2017

We have been coming here for years and can thoroughly recommend this restaurant. It is usually busy as the food and service are excellent. The menu is very extensive and is well priced with good portion sizes.

Thank Rod L
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Does this restaurant open for lunch? What are the opening hours?
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!
Adam Debbie B
Is the restaurant byo wine?
10 June 2016|
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Response from sue b | Reviewed this property |
Hello Yes it is BYO
Beryl B
Price range
25 January 2015|
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Response from Kathy M | Reviewed this property |
Simple entrees about $5 Simple mains about $15 Chefs specials about $20 We don't eat seafood so I'm not sure if the pricing is different. Hope that helps. Their menu is on the website so you can check out your favourites.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
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
  • E-mail
Modern Asian Cuisine.