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Lans Vietnamese Restaurant

146 Darby St, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
+61 2 4929 1565
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good36%
  • Average19%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible11%
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“prawns” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
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Asian, Vietnamese
$$ - $$$
146 Darby St, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The original Lans has been around for years, the décor was as if you were in Vietnam. The food was amazing and always consistent. Why mess with something that was sooo good. What happened? My husband and I will miss Lan's as it was (it...More

Thank shazz34
Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

San chow bow and steamed dim sims- fantastic. Fried rice good. Braised beef, satay chicken... awful, both of them. Tasteless and sauce just cornflour kindathing. But entrees super good.

Thank Fiona H
Reviewed December 22, 2017 via mobile

Have been having dinner at Lans for so long now so am sad that it is changing. The food at Lans was always amazing. Best spring rolls I have ever had. Will try out the new place and menu though and I’m sure it will...More

Thank aleeahjodie
Reviewed July 17, 2017

We had a very nice meal, the food was very tasty and the atmosphere was nice. Very quite place to go for dinner

Thank mefa1984
Reviewed July 15, 2017

Did a walk in for 6 people. Service was good up until we ordered. Ordered 4 entrees, 7 main dishes with rice for 6. One of the main meals we ordered was a chilli dish and there was hardly any chilli in it at all....More

1  Thank Mark H
Reviewed May 11, 2017 via mobile

Went here for a family night and had a throughly good time the service was at tentative the meal was great I had deep fried snapper yum yum reasonably priced too 8/10

Thank Stephen T C
Reviewed May 5, 2017 via mobile

Really disappointing. Poor menu, just the same options but with different types of meat. Food was really unpleasant. I would not return.

Thank Rachel T
Reviewed April 14, 2017 via mobile

The service was quick. Most of the group had the shared banquet for 30.00 which they enjoyed. I had the Bo Rau Cai-stir fried beef with vegetables. The mains are not huge but are adequate size and tasty. You do need to order rice separately...More

Thank Laura K
Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

Visited with friends who visit regularly and we enjoyed the food. The salt and pepper tofu is so delicious and i wouls highly recommend. The dishes were a good size and service was good I would come back just for the tofu !!

Thank Fabulousbec
Reviewed April 8, 2017 via mobile

Very sloppy and no freshness to any of our meals, am very glad we had a discount voucher Service was ok but was far from Vietnamese dishes

Thank Kara M
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 146 Darby St, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4929 1565
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