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Happy Palace Restaurant - CLOSED

Level 1, 87 Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9654 2715
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  • Excellent14%
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  • Average72%
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  • Terrible14%
29 Jun 2014
“Weird menu”
24 Apr 2013
“You don't get what you paid for..”
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Level 1, 87 Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Reviewed 29 June 2014

I think they must have changed their menu here or have a different menu on Saturday nights? The food was pretty damn poor. And the dishes I read about in the Broadsheet magazine certainly were not on the menu. The friendly staff and trendy fit...More

Thank adsk1984
Reviewed 25 April 2013

Great atmos, and some of the dishes were great, but the others not so. Avoid the Sui Mai, couldn't taste a prawn nor chive. Got all our main dishes before our entrees. Several different waitresses. Sizzling beef didn't come. 10 minutes after we reminded one...More

Thank Casey R
Reviewed 22 April 2013

Loved this place. A tongue in cheek Chinese with some great food. Try the fried rice , vegetables and the deep fried lettuce. Yum Service was excellent , staff incredibly friendly and all called Nigel regardless of sex. We loved that we got our mains...More

Thank ceecee018
Reviewed 21 April 2013

The experience at "Happy Palace" was terrible as soon as we walked in. Firstly, they booked our table for 7 on the wrong night, told a table would be ready in 5 minutes... 20 minutes later we were squeezed into a booth and proceeded to...More

Thank Melseachiller
Reviewed 14 April 2013

Having been to traditional yum cha at Happy Palace years ago, it was reassuring that the decor had not changed from the 1980's, but the emphasis is now on cocktails and a take off of a southern Californian Chinese takeaway diner, as explained by our...More

Thank Janem0205
Reviewed 9 April 2013

This is a 'Friday night drinks after work and stay on for a meal' type of place. Chinese menu and the food was quite good, lots of Chinese kitsch, which was fun, but the crowd was definitely 20s and 30s Aussies of all nationalities and...More

Thank Elizabeth H
Reviewed 8 March 2013

The restaurant had only been open a week before our visit. Actually it opened in the 1980s under the same name, but this is a new crew. The web site is funny (www.happypalace.com.au) and lists the full menu and drinks. For lunch we had the...More

Thank TravellingTex
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Central Business District
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corner: cobblestone alleys, old beer barrel hoists and
even vats of simmering organic soup. There is the air
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Restaurant Details

Cuisine
Open Hours
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 01:00
Thursday
12:00 - 01:00
Friday
12:00 - 01:00
Saturday
17:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Level 1, 87 Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9654 2715
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