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Hingara Chinese Restaurant

$$ - $$$
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Chinatown
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82 Dixon St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 9212 2169
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Province of Vicenza, Italy
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140 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I hadn't a good experience in Hingara Restaurant. Apart from the cheap prices I found: poor service, very poor quality food, dirty place and bumpy table. Really I didn't appreciate it.

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Thank LeandroLionora
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Was really nice restaurant, got to sit outside on the street and watch the people walk through Chinatown. Food was really good but the service was awful. Took forever to come get out order and then they practically threw the food on the table and then we had to go and sort the bill out inside because the Waitress didn't... More 

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Thank Brad H
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25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

One of the best Chinese restaurant in Chinatown. Went after a longtime but the food is still excellent. Singapore Chilli Prawns.. must try.

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1 Thank Sachal G
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

I went to this restaurant frequently with my parents from 1978 as they raved about how good the food was. I recently returned to Sydney and had dinner there with my partner and the food was really good. A restaurant that has consistently served good food that long?... speaks for itself. Admittedly, it's not known for it's decor, but I'm... More 

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1 Thank Greg H
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

As a group of 5 we chose this place after asking a random person at our hotel where to eat in Chinatown. We ordered a large variety of the menu and were certainly not disappointed at all with the service, portion sizes and pricing. A brilliant meal and definitely will venture back there one day.

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1 Thank Andrew F
Tooradin, Australia
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

We chose the restaurant because it looked spacious & comfortable with a nice outdoor area as it was a warm night. Unfortunately, the service here isn't great. We had to call over waitresses to order drinks throughout the night as they don't stop even if they are passing your table. There were apparent kitchen staff bringing out meals too who... More 

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Thank Kerry A
Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
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97 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is in the heart of China Town, Sydney. We sat outside and enjoyed the atmosphere. The food was lovely, particularly the salt and pepper squid with chilli, which was a favourite. The service was quick and friendly. Would happily eat here again.

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1 Thank Vez02
Gladstone, Australia
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54 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

After walking for ages we settled on this restaurant because it was really busy - it didn't let us down. The food was great, service was ordinary but friendly.

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1 Thank Col T
Sydney, Australia
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46 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Visited for the first time after seeing a great many customers. After waiting 20 minutes our order was finally taken. Given that we pay $20 per main meal, I expect better service.

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Thank crumycat
Melbourne, Australia
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236 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016

I used to enjoy yum cha and dinners at the Hingara over forty years ago, but the recent visit failed to replicate the experience of the earlier times. The first thing we noticed in contrast to visits in the past, was that, apart from the staff, the only Chinese face in the restaurant was my dear spouse's. The restaurant seems... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 82 Dixon St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9212 2169

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Chinatown

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Chinatown
Tiger-flanked archways on Dixon Street mark the entrance to the “little Asia” of Sydney. A walk through Chinatown is a feast for the senses where aromas, tastes, sounds and visions of dancing tigers transport you to a different world. Chinatown visitors can expect a melting pot of Asian food at the neighbourhood's specialty delis and groceries. From yum cha to handmade noodles, BBQ ducks hanging in the window to Asian sweets and bakeries, there is something for all tastes. Paddy’s Markets is the largest flea market in Sydney where you can find souvenirs, clothing, gifts and fruit and vegetables at unbeatable prices. At night, Chinatown comes alive with entertainment including theatre, nightclubs and bars that are open until the early morning.
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