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Ant's Bistro

7 Corrs Lane, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
+61 3 9639 2908
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lemon chicken” (6 reviews)
“peking duck” (3 reviews)
“prawns” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7 Corrs Lane, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is my 4th visit but 1st review. All 4 times we never had a complaint about the food. The food was always tasting and generous portion sizes. I must admit that the waiter service is sometimes a "hit" or "miss" but i have always...More

Thank Lester M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I came into Ants Bistro for my friends birthday yesterday with a couple of friends. The food was average but the customer service was appalling. The chicken arrived pink - to which we were told was 'perfectly normal' and were treated with huge disrespect and...More

Thank Kate H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Hidden in a side alley of China town it is not spectacular to look at but has great food with a huge choice of selections. The service is quick and meals were very good in size and flavor. The bar is also surprisingly inexpensive. This...More

Thank Wemah
Reviewed 28 August 2017

The food was really tasty and we were served large portions. We had the peking duck, dumplings, Lemon chicken, bok choy and rice. I would recommend all the dishes - All came out hot and in a timely manner. Value for money and in an...More

Thank Andrew A
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has been a regular for me for some 7 years. The food is generous in portions and really reasonable priced. There is plenty to choose from and a great variety. The chef and owners of the business are the most lovely and welcoming...More

Thank stephendibba
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Was ok nothing special to make me excited to go back. Bit too cramped and slow service. Cant say anything more

Thank Lynette S
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We all know that Little Bourke Street is Melbourne's Chinatown, and if you're lucky enough for your restaurant to be situated on that famous strip, you're always going to have high visibility with the consequent passing trade. I have found it interesting that there appears...More

Thank Professor_JER
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Had a fabulous banquet meal here. The food was excellent & very enjoyable. Staff were fantastic too. Highly recommended

Thank stu5748
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner after a show at the comedy festival. Waited SOME time for someone to take our drink order, and when the drinks finally arrived only some of us received our drinks. Food tasted nice however very small serves, and again not all meals...More

Thank 2katrina69
Reviewed 11 April 2017

A hidden away asian restaurant not to be missed for the food. Popular from looks as tables were not cleaned quickly from previous guests. I chose to sit upstairs as downstairs was noisy. The service was efficient the decor could do with some more planning...More

Thank Pamela B
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, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Corrs Lane, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9639 2908
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