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Crystal Jade Restaurant

154 Little Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9639 2633
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good54%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“dim sum” (23 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
154 Little Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

One hour sitting which is plenty very good service excellent hot food always filling up your tea staff smiling happy attitude great food .

Thank Kezzasboy
Reviewed 1 week ago

Located at the Upper Level, this restaurant on little Bourke Street is spacious.It has a large clientele and hence you get just an hours sitting session. The service is quick. One of the best Yum Cha I've tasted along with a variety of dim sums....More

1  Thank apintolobo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Me and three of my work colleagues spent the day in downtown Melbourne and decided to find a location for Dim Sum. We looked on TA and found Crystal Jade. We arrived at about 220pm and were informed that they would be closing the lunch...More

Thank Greg H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered 3 dishes. The food came very quickly to my surprise but did not look like they were freshly cooked. Chicken dish was with head and neck pieces and all other pieces of chicken are random with bones with little meat. The beef dish...More

Thank Loosim S
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Had lunch here today. Food was ok but the service was non existent. Drinks orders were forgotten not one but several times. Yum cha not my favourite but this was just a pass.

Thank Southsfan1
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Simply good Chinese food. Try the pepper steak, sung choy Bao, Kai lan with fried garlic, fried rice. Tasty, satisfying and authentic. The decor has improved since the renovation, but still nothing to write home about. Service is rushed and hectic. Having said this, you...More

Thank intrepid_pixie
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Went for dim sum brunch. I was with three friends, and we ordered around 10-20ish plates if I remember correctly, and the total was 120ish dollars. I believe the price is normal for a brunch dim sum, but I have no comparative experiences with other...More

Thank Isabella R
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

This restaurant more than fills the gap when it comes to lunch. While it is no hole in the wall place the waters and waitresses are friendly and accomodating. My friend is a vegetarian and they bent over backwards. It was so nice to see...More

Thank Margaret H
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Good variety. Can go there with big groups - we had 18. Some off the steamed dumplings are bland but others good. The best was the fried football with fur - like texture on the outside. That would be the best dish for me and...More

Thank Rihck
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

We loved what we ate at yum Cha. Great selection and at one point we had 5 trolleys around us. Order Freud squid. Its delicious and a large serve. Great sticky rice too. But you are expected to eat and run. No trouble with the...More

Thank Dianna C
Locals know that Chinatown is the tried and true place
to eat before hitting the nightclub scene. The place
simply buzzes, and the well-preserved buildings exude
a sense of Imperial China stemming from immigration
over a century ago. In restaurant after restaurant on
Little Bourke Street, you'll find delicious dishes
such as sizzling honeyed prawns, and value for your
money. Stately matrons oversee family kitchens serving
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 154 Little Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9639 2633
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