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Gong De Lin

L 3 264 Swanston St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9663 7878
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good49%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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Open Now
10:00 - 22:00All hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
L 3 264 Swanston St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Vegan paradise! And even that seems to be an understatement. We had been out at The Queen Victoria night markets, which had very limited food options for vegans we decided to Google a near by restutant that would meet our dietaries . We love all...More

Thank pidhi
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

I ordered the spring rolls and Shanghai noodles. The spring rolls were grossly oily and full of what tasted like cabbage mash. Absolutely disgusting. The Shanghai noodles came with fake ham, even though on the menu it didn't say fake ham would be included. I...More

Thank 942msm
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Ticked away in a building and accessed by a narrow lift. Quite spacious inside. Variety of veggie food with meat substitutes. It was so good that my non vegetarian friends were delighted with their pork and chicken! Not overly expensive either. Try it - you...More

Thank Cwood59
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We were so excited to check out this restaurant. Oh how wrong we were. We arrived at around 5.45pm on a Friday night. It wasn't busy at all and when we were finally greeted we were treated like an incovenience and asked if we had...More

Thank MissMiqi
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This restaurant only has a small sign so keep an eye out when trying to find it, its on the 3rd floor. Lovely asian style vegetarian food and a extensive menu. As I love dumplings I had some of these with my order and they...More

Thank mrhwalsh
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

We wanted to try Asian vegetarian dishes as our daughter is a vegetarian. We saw the Buddha photos displaced and thought this would be a nice choice. The dishes we ordered were quite tasty but really ordinary. The presentations were none existence. However the seating...More

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Reviewed 1 January 2017

Being a vegetarian I find it very hard sometimes to find something on the menu to pick from that's new and different. This place is amazing! So many new weird and wonderful meals to pick from. We all ordered differnt dishes and shared. All of...More

Thank F6Travel
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Amazing vegetarian food, faux meat and vegetables cooked in a variety of ways. Have been here many times with friends and family. Cheerful wait staff, food comes out reasonably fast. Always a favourite now.

Thank Coffeelover F
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Tucked away on the third floor of a building. Wondered where we were going when we hopped in the lift. Very busy restaurant with so many amazing choices on the menu - making meal choice difficult. Very happy with our choices and food was amazing....More

Thank Alison J
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

Being recommended by friends, we tried this place a couple of years ago and since then just keep foing back for more. Plenty of choices, lot's to try. Nicely cooked. Not the usual Chinese cooking (Malaysian / Singaporean); it's a different taste. The brand is...More

Thank m-miaw
Locals know that Chinatown is the tried and true place
to eat before hitting the nightclub scene. The place
simply buzzes, and the well-preserved buildings exude
a sense of Imperial China stemming from immigration
over a century ago. In restaurant after restaurant on
Little Bourke Street, you'll find delicious dishes
such as sizzling honeyed prawns, and value for your
money. Stately matrons oversee family kitchens serving
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anna a
19 October 2016|
Response from m-miaw | Reviewed this property |
I have just noted message from Gong De Lin that that re-open today, Friday 16/12/2016!!! :-)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: L 3 264 Swanston St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9663 7878
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