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Lotus Chinese Restaurant

) #249 of 1,324 Restaurants in Adelaide $$ - $$$ Chinese, Asian
83 Melbourne St, Adelaide, South Australia 5006, Australia
+61 8 8267 3003
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
83 Melbourne St, Adelaide, South Australia 5006, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located in a well known street with multi restaurants, shop etc. Has excellent parking behind restaurant. Decor inside is average but homely. Staff is family orientated and will treat you like one. Food is tasty, well proportioned. We tried the banquet menu but had to...More

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Lotus restaurant was close to where we were staying, the previous day we had noticed many diners in the restaurant so decided the food must be good and worth dining there. The staff welcomed us and very quickly brought water and menus. The wait staff...More

Thank AllanJane_11
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We are not really one for Chinese food but we stumbled upon this little gem due to unforeseen circumstances. Im glad we did. The food here is exceptional and the staff are really warm and welcoming. Nothing is too much trouble. Get on board with...More

Thank ZakLee8
Reviewed 6 February 2017

We have had many dinners there, the food has always been very good. Service is very good, never have to ask twice. A very reliable restaurant.

Thank Chris K
Reviewed 26 January 2017

In a nutshell we selected a take away on the night. The experience was pleasant due the cordial and welcoming greeting. The service was prompt and the meal was tasty and delicious. The food ingredients combination made for an enjoyable meal . We have no...More

Thank Gil_Lyona
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Great good. Wide selection. Good wine list. Professional service. Clean restaurant. Reasonable prices. Large servings. What more could you want?

Reviewed 11 December 2016

We went twice during our November trip to Adelaide. We loved the interchange with the owner, Wendy, and learning about her escape from Vietnam by boat and her building of the resaurant business. Just as importantly, we loved the cooking and the willingness to add...More

2  Thank RetiredWazza
Reviewed 8 December 2016

When we are in Adelaide for the footy or cricket, this is our preferred eating spot. Wendy really cares that you enjoy your experience & tailors the food to your liking. The prices are reasonable, the wine list is good & not expensive & the...More

2  Thank Karen M
Reviewed 24 November 2016

A group of us came on 19th November to have a birthday dinner. We chose banquet as it is good to share different foods. The food was good as usual. Wendy, the owner is very friendly and aims to please. You can get takeaway here...More

1  Thank Jo M
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Welcoming service, they accommodated a slight variation in the menu without the slightest hassle. I ordered take away, it was prompt and soon found, delicious as well. The mixed entree was served with separate sauces for each item, the first time I've encountered this at...More

1  Thank Aris B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 83 Melbourne St, Adelaide, South Australia 5006, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Adelaide
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8267 3003
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