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spicy ginger

25 Childers St | canberra city, Canberra 2601, Australia
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible19%
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“chicken” (3 reviews)
“lunch time” (4 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
25 Childers St | canberra city, Canberra 2601, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to try the dumplings ended up with Chicken and Sweet Corn soup as well. Dumplings are almost as good as Sydney I will return

Thank Cathie F
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner for tge 1st time and was suprise with the quality of the food. Despite the place bit pricey but the portion OMG, my tummy feel about to blow up. It was worth it and the sechuan chicken was good. Im happy with...More

Thank Fairytail91
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Spicy Ginger advertises all you can eat yum-cha, however this is not true, as my wife and I went for all you can eat, but after 11 (average size yum-cha) dishes, the staff completely ignore you and stop any kind of table service. Funnily enough,...More

Thank GGreg01
Reviewed 16 July 2017

A welcoming restaurant with friendly service. However, the food was very average. I ordered Xiao Long Bao and Stir fried potato strips. The pastry of the Xiao Long Bao was thin but the filling was a bit too dry. The Stir fried potato strips was...More

Thank angedmd
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Table service was fantastic, food was yummy, and there was lots of it. I couldn't fault the yum cha selection and the atmosphere was fantastic. What more could you want!

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 1 June 2017

called to order takeaway, waitress had very poor English and couldn't understand what I was saying despite me speaking clearly, slowly and repeating myself about 5 times. She ended up hanging up on me mid conversation so I called again, someone else picked up the...More

Thank Alex B
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Overall I like the restaurant the decor. Yumchaa however was not served very warm at times so it's a bit hit and miss with your dumpling . When I was able to get the attention of staff they were very helpful and efficient but sometimes...More

Thank Diiabolical
Reviewed 13 April 2017

We love Yum Cha and always try to get one feed when we go to the city but unfortunately we chose the wrong place. Service was good but very disappointed in the way the food was served (not kept hot in steamer) and the choice...More

Thank 12Lois61
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We love Yum Cha and were keen to try somewhere new, but this place sadly disappoints. The food comes via a set menu, so the fun that comes from picking and choosing, a key element of the Yum Cha experience, was missing. First we had...More

Thank Nadia J
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

We were surprised to find the all you can eat yum-cha only cost $20 per adult and $5 for our threenager. There were plenty of steamed and fried dim sum to choose from. Speedy and friendly services make it easier for us to choose it...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Childers St | canberra city, Canberra 2601, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Australian Capital Territory  >  Canberra
  • Phone Number: 02-6162-1708
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Near Australian National University
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