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Jolin Shanghai Restaurant

248 Dominion Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1041, New Zealand
+64 9-631 5575
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good54%
  • Average26%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“fried pork” (2 reviews)
“eggplant” (2 reviews)
“fries” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
248 Dominion Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1041, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Good foods reasonable prices fast & friendly service. Authentic shanghai cuisine, love their fried Sheng Jian buns , braised pork chops & sweet & sour blue cod.

Thank Michelle C
Reviewed June 13, 2018

One of the reasons we ended up here was because they have a carpark out back. You can then enter the restaurant from the backdoor, just look out for the sign. We ordered quite a few things to share and it was mostly quite nice....More

Thank Acineto
Reviewed September 2, 2017 via mobile

The place was bustling and after we were seated, we felt fortunate as there was a queue after us. We had their Braised Gluten as a starter and their whole Blue Cod in spicy sauce and stir fried Gluten, mushrooms and vegetables mix. They were...More

1  Thank Patrick L
Reviewed May 17, 2017

Have been here a couple of times recently and have had great meals. The staff were very friendly and polite, a bit more care has been taken than usual with the decor for a cheapish restaurant of this kind, and we really enjoyed the food....More

Thank DeborahK765
Reviewed September 24, 2016 via mobile

Their xiao long pork buns and fried pork buns are the best in Auckland, I could have them every day.

Thank SDG0104
Reviewed June 8, 2016

Had a great lunch at Jolin Shanghai restaurant - Yummy Shanghai style food. I had the Pork & Vege Wonton Soup and a plate of Pork Dumplings which cost about $20 including a pot of tea. Would return.

Thank Kim D
Reviewed December 29, 2015

Very, very good soup dumplings, which I would definitely return to eat. However, the other two dishes we ordered were average at best, and the service was nothing special. Despite these shortcomings, I would certainly reccomend coming here just to try the dumplings- I would...More

Thank Thomas K
Reviewed August 13, 2015 via mobile

Stepping into this restaurant in Auckland transport you straight into Shanghai with its ambience and the pleasant smell of the food.Good affordable food but wish they mopped their tiled floors.

Thank Kwoolguy
Reviewed August 7, 2015

Basic decor, but fabulous dumplings. A Chinese friend of ours recommended that we come to try 'the best Xialongbao dumplings in Auckland'. We were not disappointed. We have had these in the Michelin starred restaurant in Taiwan, and while these dumplings were not quite at...More

Thank Justonetripatatime
Reviewed July 30, 2015 via mobile

One of the only places in Auckland for Xaio Long Bao. (Steam pork dumplings with soup inside). Were very yummy. Decor is basic but if you are used to the sort of places locals eat at then very clean. Had an A health dept rating.

Thank Sean K
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  • Address: 248 Dominion Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1041, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-631 5575
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