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Joyful Chinese Restaurant

299 Manukau Road | Epsom, Auckland Central, Auckland 1023, New Zealand
+64 9-623 8188
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good40%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible18%
2 weeks ago
“Very Good Takeaway”
1 Jul 2018
“Extensive menu and top service.”
Closed Now
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
299 Manukau Road | Epsom, Auckland Central, Auckland 1023, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped in to pick up takeaways. Ordered Black Sauce chicken and veges. It was really delicious and the quantity was great too. Very pleasant staff and surroundings

Thank luv2eatout2016
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

When some friends suggested they take me to a restaurant where the chef has been awarded an International medal for cuisine it was a no brainer and a smart decision to take up their offer. The menu is extensive and every dish was excellent, even...More

1  Thank Kim D
Reviewed March 6, 2018

We found a maggot in the wonton soup, my daughter showed me and I didn't believe it they have an A grade food rating, I guess we all make mistakes but I wont be going back, ever.

2  Thank Robin255106
Reviewed April 1, 2017

Booked downstairs got upstairs...forgotten about and service slack.... eg 1 fork delivered for 4 people. Food nice. But atmosphere lacking. Not a place to return to anytime soon.

Thank kiwifood2015
Reviewed December 28, 2016

We went for lunch on Christmas day and were the only ones there. The lady was very nice and we enjoyed chatting with her. The food was good, and we enjoyed fried noodles, a rice dish and a beef dish. and some tea. That was...More

Thank chaudharani
Reviewed October 31, 2016

I had a lovely lemon chicken and rice with spring rolls. There was quite a wait for my takeaway and was disappointed to see at least 20 other dishes go past me to other diners.

Thank minimacx2
Reviewed October 26, 2016

we had a lovely experience here for dinner, much to much food so took some home for the next day. Friendly staff. Would of like more 'flavour' tho.

Thank 60stravellers2014
Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

We have been their customer for many years, and time and again we have heard feedback from some friends that the owner likes to overcharge here and there when it comes to "market" dishes such as chicken and fish. Never quite put our minds to...More

Thank swisski
Reviewed June 26, 2016

We were recommended to go to this restaurant. Friendly service, food tasted good. Must check bill as they overcharge us for something we didn't order. If ordering seafood and if you have requested small (example small lobster), make sure they show it to you and...More

Thank R L
Reviewed February 29, 2016 via mobile

Had a delicious meal of Steam Barramundi in soya sauce, crunchy deep fried eggplant, shrimps and oat, glass noodles and prawns in clay pot, stir fried green veg, bitter melon and egg and stir fried mix vegetarian (lo hon chai) Service was great and the...More

1  Thank Patrick L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
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11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
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11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 299 Manukau Road | Epsom, Auckland Central, Auckland 1023, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-623 8188
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