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Oriental Tea House

378 Little Collins St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9600 4230
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CUISINES
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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378 Little Collins St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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1 - 10 of 151 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have been there a few times over the last 18 months. The food quality had slipped in a bit the last few times. But this time the food was back on track . The service is still struggling but I hope they get this to...More

Thank JJJ1964
DavidsRestaurant, Manager at Oriental Tea House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you JJJ, we hope to keep improving, so every visit of yours is spot on. Your feedback will be passed on to our kitchen and service team to watch carefully. Kind Regards Oriental Teahouse Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As my daughter is newly vegetarian we are always on the look out for a restaurant that offers a lot of choice, and not just one or two options. Oriental Tea House has a whole section of plant based options and we were very happy...More

Thank Kitty63Melbourne
DavidsRestaurant, Manager at Oriental Tea House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you, Kitty, we definitely try our best to make sure everyone can enjoy themselves and have a wide selection. Look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 10 January 2018

This place is both a source for great rare kind of teas and good Asian food. We had a long lunch here followed by some good tea testing. Recommended place

Thank apim
DavidsRestaurant, Owner at Oriental Tea House, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2018

Thank you Apim. You sound like a tea enthusiast, really glad we could help make your visit good.

Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Great food. Delicious drinks. Have come here for a girls night and with the fam. Have gluten free options. Kids enjoyed the food.

Thank snaakirlz
DavidsRestaurant, Manager at Oriental Tea House, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2018

Thanks Snaakirlz, really happy we could make you happy, hope the kids tried the chocolate dumplings.

Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Good food, variety of dumplings! Not expensive, friendly staffs! .... Boa comida! Boa variedade de dumplings com preços justos! Bom atendimento

Thank Luciano N
DavidsRestaurant, Owner at Oriental Tea House, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2017

Thanks Luciano, our staff will be so pleased.

Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

The dumplings here are great. The pulled pork is really wonderful. It isn’t super busy presumably because of the price, which is a bit too high for this place to be a regular haunt. Recommend but don’t forget your wallet. Service is good too and...More

Thank Fiona H
DavidsRestaurant, Owner at Oriental Tea House, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2017

Hi Fiona Thank you for your kind words, really glad you enjoyed our dumplings and tea. A lot of care is taken in preparing each dumpling, all handmade with the highest quality ingredients. Kind Regards Oriental Teahouse Team

Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Very tasty food but very pricy for dumplings and yum cha. Great place if you love Chinese tea but be prepared for a big bill if you want to walk out full and satisfied. Peking duck dumplings were Luke warm at best despite being very...More

Thank Stephen L
DavidsRestaurant, Manager at Oriental Tea House, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2017

Hi Stephen Thank you for your feedback, we will look into this immediately. We hold very high standards for our team, all dumplings are handmade and of high quality. We are so sorry it was not up to standard on your visit, we will definitely...More

Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Have lunch here with a group of work colleagues. Friendly staff, quick service and great dumplings. Recommended.

Thank MelR237
DavidsRestaurant, Owner at Oriental Tea House, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

Thank You Mel!

Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

When we walked in we were met with a barrage of noise. Unfortunately there is nothing to absorb the noise The menu is all Dumplings except for a few dishes. The whole idea is to have a variety or Degustation . The Dumplings were excellent...More

Thank Evelynne G
DavidsRestaurant, Owner at Oriental Tea House, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

Thanks Evelynne, So good to hear you enjoyed our food. With the noise levels, we will definitely keep that in mind for when we do our next renovations.

Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic. Saw this recommended on a television show and thought would give it a go. One of the best meals I have had in ages and very reasonably priced.

Thank GregG326
DavidsRestaurant, Owner at Oriental Tea House, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

Thats awesome Greg, thank you for your kind words.

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Hi Jessica, Can you please confirm where you made the booking? Is it for the Little Collins Store? The best thing to do is to call the restaurant directly (+613 9600 4230) or book online. Thank you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 378 Little Collins St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9600 4230
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