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New Moon

#150 of 1,366 Restaurants in Perth
Certificate of Excellence
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63 James St, Perth, Western Australia 6003, Australia
+61 8 9328 8720
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Perth, Australia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I just left another place round the corner because I thought there must be a better place . Yum This is somewhat smaller but cleaner brighter and more satisfying for sure . Friends an I only in Perth for 2 days and Dim Sim Was a must Cheers all

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Thank stephenmortein
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45 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Meet some friends here for dim sum and the food was good and fresh. Well priced and range of options from vegetables, pork, seafood chicken and beef. Came to $55 for four people. Would recommend if you're in the area.

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Thank JZX91
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106 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There is on occasion a queue out the front but as service is quick & efficient, you won't wait for long. The dim sum choices from the trolley are excellent & fresh, just wish were able to eat more 😥 The steamed prawn dumplings & deep fried prawn dumplings with mayo were delicious. The deep fried squid tentacles were ok,... More 

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Thank Dominique Z
Geraldton, Australia
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400 reviews
192 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 186 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Great food, loved the rice flour rolled prawn and the squid. The food trolley is always on the move with fresh yummy things to tempt you. The service was good and the food great. Can also get busy so you know the locals are regulars. A good idea when looking for a restaurant is to go to the ones that... More 

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Thank Dicko1947
Frederiksberg, Denmark
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851 reviews
426 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 260 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

The New Moon restaurant was really good if you compare price and quality. The food arrives at the table all the time and it is just to go after your favourites. The restaurant is really busy and they have an incredible turnover at every table. It is good to book a table or arrive early if you want to join... More 

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Thank Chokk
Hong Kong, China
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24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

The restaurant is on James Street and William Street corner and very easy to find. It offers dim sum and other standard dishes such as fried rice and noodles. For dim sum, we tried steamed garlic beef tripes, spicy beef stomach, steamed shrimp dumplings, deep fried spring rolls , and egg tarts, which are all very good. There are many... More 

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Thank J2870QKangelah
Perth, Australia
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78 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Specialises in Dim Sum, Excels at steam buns and dumplings with the prawn dumplings being outstanding. Sadly the deep fried squid tentacles recommended by other reviewers were overcooked and tough which was disappointing. Also a disappointment were the egg tarts, not flakey and a little under cooked.

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Thank Nathaniel G
Perth, Australia
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458 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 16 February 2017

Two of us popped in early one evening before the queue had developed. Service was very prompt and the food choices kept coming out. We managed to order a lot for two people but it was all so tasty we mowed through it. Finishing with two Portuguese custard tarts was a great end to the meal. Highly recommended.

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Thank gfsc5
Whangarei, New Zealand
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81 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

We visited New Moon early just after opening so not too busy. We gather it is often difficult to get in at lunchtime. The steamed selection was pretty standard but very high quality. The radish cakes divine, pork buns perfect. Definitely a place to visit again.

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Thank Justin L
Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Reviewed 3 February 2017

We ended up here on the off chance we would get it and and it was the best. Best Dim Sum , hot, fresh and tasty. Huge variety and it just kept coming. We were in a group of five and all tastes were met . Special mention to the soft shell crab, prawn and coriander and the chicken and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 63 James St, Perth, Western Australia 6003, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Western Australia  >  Greater Perth  >  Perth
  • Phone Number: +61 8 9328 8720

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