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Chin Chin's at Koto Moon

647 Rathdowne St | North Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria 3054, Australia
+61 3 9349 4545
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“dim sum” (7 reviews)
“chin chin” (9 reviews)
“thai food” (3 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Japanese, Thai, Chinese, Asian, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
647 Rathdowne St | North Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria 3054, Australia
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1 - 10 of 65 reviews

Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

Who knew that Pad Thai noodles and Hor Fun noodles were actually exactly the same dish? Well they are at Chin Chin. Same strong, sticky brown sauce, practically the same veg and same noodles. All you could taste was the nasty sauce. We were hungry...More

Thank Illaria_13
Reviewed 25 March 2018

If you like your "Pan-Asian" bland, then this is the place for you. I'm always suss when there's Thai, Malaysian, Chinese etc on the menu. Do one well, rather than a lot of different styles of food not very well at all. The staff are...More

Thank Helen O
Reviewed 24 March 2018

Friends of mine took me to this place. It was a Monday evening and a lot of restaurants in the area were closed but this one wasn't. I liked the variety of the food and the different types of things on the menu. My friends...More

Thank SandraN49
Reviewed 26 February 2018

We now live in Cairns on this recent trip to Melbourne Chin Chin's was a definite must. We met with friends who had not been before and had a truly enjoyable time. The food was as good as we found it 11 years ago. The...More

2  Thank LeonaOliver
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

Seriously this is one of Melbourne‘s best restaurants get down to Chin Chins Koto moon its Yum Yum Yum.

2  Thank Simon P
Linhku N, Manager at Chin Chin's at Koto Moon, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2018

Thank you very very much Simon and Sandy. You guys are far too kind. Your friendships and supports are what keep us moving forward. Wish you and your family all the best and see you again soon at Koto Moon. Linh.

Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Family gathering for a birthday at Chin Chin's without knowing anything about the restaurant. What a pleasant surprise, it was lovely vibe inside this cosy place and the food was excellent, the crispy skin rockling was delicious (see picture) and the dim sum (water cres)...More

1  Thank Wookiie
Linhku N, Manager at Chin Chin's at Koto Moon, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2018

From all of your staffs here at Chinchin's at Kotomoon, we thank you for your kind words and promise that we will work harder to keep up our food standards and the cosy atmosphere that you have experienced. Wish you and your family all the...More

Reviewed 1 January 2018

There is a tasty fresh variety of a selection of Asian dishes. The staff are friendly and they will modify orders to suit your taste. We've been going to Chin Chins for 13 years and we are never disappointedMore

1  Thank LAHitch
Linhku N, Manager at Chin Chin's at Koto Moon, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2018

Thank you very very much for your generous review. Your supports and friendship are the force that make us keep going and trying harder to keep this small restaurant moving forward. All the best for you and your family in the year 2018. And see...More

Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

We intend to go to Chin Chin in the city centre but worry about getting a table as we have no reservation and decided to go to this one in the suburbs. Not sure whether it's the same owner. It was a Sunday night and...More

1  Thank Homantin
Linhku N, Manager at Chin Chin's at Koto Moon, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2018

Thank you for coming to our restaurant. I just want to clarify that we are an established home business since 2004 and not belong to The Lucas Group. We have been serving local and inter-state customers for a very long time and our head chef...More

Reviewed 21 September 2017

Thus small restaurant in North Carlton offers excellent Asian flavors and generous servings. The menu is diverse and can please every taste, ranging from dumplings, soups, stir fries, noodles and main meals, all prepared with care and special flavors. And there is more to it...More

3  Thank Genevieve C
Linhku N, Manager at Chin Chin's at Koto Moon, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2018

From all of your staffs here at Chinchin's at Kotomoon, we thank you Genevieve for your kind words and promise that we will work harder to keep up our food standards and the excellence service that you have experienced. Thank you very much for your...More

Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

We had our 4 grand children and a son with us. The kids were all under 12, you can imagine how loud they were celebrating a birthday. The staff provided great service, you could not fault it and the food as always was spot-on. A...More

2  Thank Ron L
Linhku N, Manager at Chin Chin's at Koto Moon, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2017

From all of our staff at Chinchins At Kotomoon, we thank you Ron for your kind words and much appreciate your continuing support. We will keep on working hard and creating more dishes so you and your family can enjoy more and more each time...More

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 647 Rathdowne St | North Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria 3054, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9349 4545
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Description
Mixed Asian cuisine showcasing only the best flavours of Chinese, Malaysian, Japanese & Thai food. Our chefs have reworked the most popular dishes from Asia and skillfully managed to create exciting new ways to enjoy classic favourites. Open from 5:30PM every night.
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