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Bok Choy Tang

Swanston Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9650 8666
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good47%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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Open Now
5:00 PM - 11:30 PMAll hours
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
Swanston Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

We found the staff accomodating & willing to alter menu to suit my vegetarian preferences. The veg pan-fried dumplings were delish. All the other things we ordered were yummy too. Plenty of Chinese cuisine options. Price was reasonable, especially considering its Fed-Square location. It was...More

Thank MJFernan
Reviewed 11 February 2017

We used to love going to the old Bok Choy Tang upstairs. It has moved - or more likely the name has been bought (the level of service is now vastly inferior) and it is now situated in a pokey little cafe on the ground....More

1  Thank garybMelbourne
Reviewed 30 May 2016

The Bok Choy Tang is an indulgence in Chinese food. The waiting staff were friendly and prompt but not rushed. LOVE the Peking Duck pancakes! But other dishes are just as delicious. Good wine list also.

Thank Suzanne W
Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

We were greeted warmly as we entered the well appointed and visually pleasing restaurant. Service was prompt and friendly. Food selection was adequate though the vegetarian options were limited. Wine list by the glass was good. Food was freshly cooked and beautifully presented. The added...More

Thank Anna S
Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

Had a lovely family dinner (2 children 12 yrs old ) before going to a show. Lots of steamed dumplings and tasty little bits followed by fried rice and a yummy chicken dish. Kids loved it. Food & service both great.

Thank Georgie G
Reviewed 8 April 2016

We were looking for somewhere to eat before our Comedy Festival show started. Told the staff we needed to be out in an hour and they were very accomodating. We all enjoyed our meals but the reason I am writing his review is because I...More

Thank Terese S
Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

Been to many Chinese restaurants where it is noisy and cramped but BCT is heads above them in terms of food presentation and taste (no or less MSG) We had the crispy fried barramundi(sweet n sour sauce), Mongolian beef and scallops w broccoli. All turned...More

Thank Highadventurer
Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

Not traditional at all. The most amazing dumplings and the spicy prawns.Friendly staff and excellent location and close to city attractions.

Thank SportingDad2015
Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

I went here for a work lunch in December and I won't be rushing back. The previous time was excellent but that was a while back. Pick up your standards guys, we need a good consistent Chinese restaurant around the Federation Square area.

Reviewed 20 September 2015

Always good food and if I am going the footy they always get the meal to me quickly if requested. Have tried banquets and the mail menu never disappointed

Thank Vicki J
Central Business District
Full of discovery and delight, Melbourne’s laneways
tease the imagination long after you’ve put your weary
feet up to rest. They weave through the heart of the
city: cafes, bars, restaurants and boutiques,
throbbing with conversation and espresso coffee. You
never quite know what you’ll find around the next
corner: cobblestone alleys, old beer barrel hoists and
even vats of simmering organic soup. There is the air
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Swanston Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9650 8666
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