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Phoenix House Chinese Restaurant

1 Taylor Ave | Shop 11 Thorton Shopping centre, Thornton, Maitland, New South Wales 2322, Australia
+61 2 4966 2242
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good38%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“take away” (5 reviews)
“fast service” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
1 Taylor Ave | Shop 11 Thorton Shopping centre, Thornton, Maitland, New South Wales 2322, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

Although I generally get takeaway I can guarantee the food here is always good and reasonably priced . A long established business, has been in Thornton for at least 19 years that I know of, so they must be doing something right!

Thank kimcummins6
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Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Fantastic lunch specials when on the go I had the curry chicken and fried rice They have a great variety and the food is always fast and fresh

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 August 2017

The appearance of the shop is pretty average to be honest and the dining room looks very ordinary but as a takeaway Chinese food shop they would be the best the region has to offer, always fresh food, normally fast service - All I'd say...More

Thank brendan860
Reviewed 15 July 2017

This is a typical family run Chinese restaurant. The food is always good and I have never been disappointed in the last 23 years. Highly recommended.

Thank Bob G
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

We always order the Sechuan prawns and special fried rice ! Always good quick service..good spring rolls too..

Thank valjeanery
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

This is one of the best Chinese takeaways that I have eaten ..... I have eaten many in a variety of locations .... the food is always freshens excellent quality .

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 21 February 2017

This is OK for a take away place, not sure I'd go to the trouble of eating in though. Quality is OK but can be variable. The menu is comprehensive with all the usual Australianised Asian dishes and they do prepare meals quickly. The service...More

1  Thank Stephen C
Reviewed 19 January 2017

We regularly order take away meals from here (we live locally); and have never been dissapointed with the meals that they prepare. Freindly and polite staff, and delicious food at reasonable prices - what more could you ask for?

Thank archiemm
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Worst Chinese food we have ever had. We are a retired couple who have lived and worked in Asia, so we have experience. The 'spring rolls' were spongy and soggy (not made with rice paper and deep fried). They also had hardly any filling. The...More

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 30 September 2016

This was our first time order from Phoenix House, it was lovely. From the very friendly welcome we received staff and the cleanliness of the shop to the taste of the food. We are always somewhat apprehensive when we place an order somewhere that we...More

Thank Edleg
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Lunch, Dinner
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Takeout, Seating
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Taylor Ave | Shop 11 Thorton Shopping centre, Thornton, Maitland, New South Wales 2322, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Maitland  >  Thornton
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4966 2242
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