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Ha Long Bay

52 Crown St, Wollongong, New South Wales 2500, Australia
+61 2 4225 0338
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good48%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“spicy squid” (4 reviews)
“beef pho” (2 reviews)
“soup” (3 reviews)
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Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
52 Crown St, Wollongong, New South Wales 2500, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came here with some workmates. We were served table water and menu quickly, and our orders were taken within the first 5 minutes. There were only 3-4 other tables. Our crunchy spicy squid was great, however the mains were below average. My beef pho didn't...More

Thank asstee
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was right across from where we stayed so decided to try it. Staff was welcoming and we couldn't fault the food. Water came straight away and staff took away used dishes very quick. There was only two of us and we had banquet...More

Thank jpw61
Reviewed 22 August 2017

I have had a few meals at Halong Bay and am yet to be disappointed. The restaurant is now located in a much larger area and generally getting a table is not a problem. The banquets are the easiest way to order, particularly if you...More

Thank Dodger52
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Walking down the street considering which restaurant to dine in, we saw this place and I recall hearing good reviews. It is upstairs where La Fontana used to be. The staff were very polite and efficient. The food came out very quickly. All the vegetable...More

Thank Haraldy2k
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Ha Long Bay in its new location is a great place to stop for lunch or dinner, sit on the balcony and watch Wollongong nightlife go by. Great food and generous sized meals I found the prices reasonable, BYO wine helps reduce the strain on...More

Thank griz943
Reviewed 28 May 2017

This restaurant moved upstairs recently and is still the best. Fresh good food, good service and incredible value. The pho is great, the fresh rice paper rolls. You need to book on the weekend as it is packed out but during the week is fine....More

Thank Sanjeev L
Reviewed 20 May 2017

We used to dine at this restaurant when it was on the corner of Crown street . It was very good, hard to get a booking and always fresh . Then it went off a bit and we used eat elsewhere . On Thursday night...More

Thank I9730NUrogerg
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Food could do with a little more sauce, otherwise good food. Vietnamese if that's your thing, we usually prefer Chinese. Plenty of room for functions. Clean, friendly service.

Thank Susan R
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Ordered lemon grass beef with vegetables accompanied by rice. I expected the flavour to have at least a suggestion of flavour of lemon grass. It was the most bland dish of slop I've ever been served. Made comment at desk and was offered 10% off...More

Thank Carol N
Reviewed 15 February 2017

I had the pork chop with broken rice. Extremely tasty meal. Filling and only about $11 for lunch. Nice large restaurant in a new location now. Much better than previous premises.

Thank AussieRicho1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 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
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
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 Crown St, Wollongong, New South Wales 2500, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Wollongong
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4225 0338
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