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Olinda Tea House

86a | Olinda - Monbulk Rd, Olinda, Victoria 3788, Australia
+61 3 9751 0556
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (4 reviews)
“dumplings” (3 reviews)
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
86a | Olinda - Monbulk Rd, Olinda, Victoria 3788, Australia
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Olinda Tea House
1. Authentic Mordern Chinese food
"This place is amazing!! Best food, service and atmosphere."
Udara D
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2. Fusion High tea
"Great coffee, extremely friendly service and we loved every bit of"
Holly G
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3. Extremely friendly service
" We were greeted with extremely friendly service from the wait staff"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The Teak House is a great combination of ambience, service and flavours. The restaurant has a warm, welcoming feel, despite high ceilings and being an open space. Staff are attentive without being in intrusive - they get that balance right. Food id creative and of...More

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Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

An absolute must for those who like quality Chinese food! Well worth the trip. Tucked away in a beautiful location but come for the food, the beautiful food.

Thank Chris F
Reviewed 5 days ago

Nestled in the Mount Dandenong Range area, Olinda Tea House (OTH) is located surrounded by the natures. Basking in plenty of natural light, complements with the serenity of the surrounding, chirping of the birds and modern designed restaurant, OTH offers range of Chinese cuisines with...More

Thank whatepieats
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited with my mother who is in a wheelchair and was surprised and delighted to find extremely easy access. Staff had the door open as we approached. Excellent service. Morning tea of cream puff, coffee and substantial spring rolls were delicious. Only friend rice and...More

Thank Peta G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is awesome every meal is delicious costs a bit more than the average but well worth the cost. Lovely outdoor swing seat to relax and enjoy the view. Would recommend need to book for a good table.

Thank Olivia K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant while spending the weekend in the Dandenongs. Our experience wasn’t great at all. They had somehow missed the reservation we had made so we waited for a table. Once we were seated, we waited 30 mins to be served. The food...More

1  Thank chrisg26589
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A good range of modern Chinese food packed with flavour and in generous portions. Service was quick, friendly and efficient.

1  Thank TheSquidie
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Had driven past this premise many times however just never had an occasion to try. Organised for a large family lunch here and was very pleasantly surprised at how charming this place was as I didn’t know what to expect. There is an on-site parking...More

Thank JP_Traveller_0_0
Reviewed 7 October 2018

I've been there twice now, once for lunch, once for dinner. Each time the presentation was superb, service excellent, food delicious, coffee good, in fact everything is just right.

Thank barbarajandrews
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Following on from Milamber68's review, I also thought the veggies were diced and frozen. It is sad to see the Lin family’s vision so changed, now that it is a Chinese Restaurant with live Crays and Fish in tanks ready for slaughter. Also somewhat shocked...More

2  Thank Thanks_Daniel
Gao Q, Owner at Olinda Tea House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Hi Daniel, Thanks for your feedback! We never use any of the frozen diced veggies from anywhere. I would happy to send you all the invoice about our veggie supplier if you could provide me email address. Regarding the fish tank, it is built for...More

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Elisabeth M
25 April 2018|
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Response from jaymac501 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry only just picked up. Anzac Day well past I'm afraid
23 January 2018|
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Response from Gao Q | Property representative |
Dear customer, we do have gluten free menu, which is also available on our website!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$36
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 86a | Olinda - Monbulk Rd, Olinda, Victoria 3788, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Olinda
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9751 0556
  • E-mail
the Olinda Tea House is a place like no other. With unrivalled ambiance, it is the perfect location to host your next special event. Relax in our modern environmentally sustainable building and enjoy the peace and tranquility nature has to offer. This Olinda Tea House is a truly spectacular place which is sure to impress and inspire you and your guests!
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