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Matou Chinese Cuisine - CLOSED

2/ 2 The Strand East, Whakatane, New Zealand
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good35%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible11%
10 Dec 2015
“No dinner”
26 Oct 2014
“Nice little spot”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
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2/ 2 The Strand East, Whakatane, New Zealand
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Reviewed 10 December 2015 via mobile

This restaurant was in same location of wharf restaurant has also closed permanently.because I have to put 100 letters or more HAS CLOSED PERMANTLY

Thank baggerboynz27
Reviewed 26 October 2014

Had dinner here on a very quite night and were looked after very well by the very friendly waitress. Meal sizes were good and the selection varied, and were very nice!

1  Thank Dennis S
Reviewed 1 July 2014

We had a fabulous meal not your usual chinese food a big step up from that very tasty and elegant with a different offering loved it we shared our dishes and got to taste lots of amazing dishes.

1  Thank 157carla
Reviewed 7 June 2014

Spicy, tasty, and excellent portion sizes. Great service and friendly staff, we have been back three times, with and without the children. Love the decor too.

1  Thank Kiwisofhigh
Reviewed 22 November 2013

We were recommended the restaurant by our motel and weren't disappointed. The food was cooked fresh and I can honestly say was one of the best Chinese dishes I have tasted outside of Asia. The dish contained fresh asparagus, which while not authentic Chinese really...More

1  Thank MayesTripper
Reviewed 19 September 2013

we decided to give this cute little Chinese restaurant a second chance after suffering through a miserable meal when it first opened up. we thought maybe they were just getting their kitchen sorted. well months later, things were even worse. both of our mains were...More

1  Thank beulahdoc
Reviewed 14 July 2013

We applaud them for the authentic restaurant style foods as we we have had in China. We started with Won Ton, Shrimp Ball and Stuffed Chicken Wing appetizers. These are to be recommended for flavours and presentation. Great! For the main course we had a...More

1  Thank maurice e
Reviewed 6 July 2013

We ordered Matou Spring Roll and Dong Bei Silk Potato for our appetizers the spring roll and dipping sauce was delicious but the potato dish hadn't arrived when the mains came. On commenting on this we were told that the potatoes took a long time...More

1  Thank barbak69
Reviewed 14 May 2013

We had a olvely fresh tasting meal at this restaurant. And it was the only restaurant open in Whakatane when we arrived at 8pm in the evening on a Sunday! So lots of brownie points there as well. Very friendly waitress and I think probably...More

1  Thank Andy Y
Reviewed 17 April 2013

We just happened to be at the wharf area last weekend around 2 pm and we hadn't had lunch and were both feeling hungry .We looked inside the restaurant but it seemed ,we had just missed lunch time as there wasn't any customers in the...More

Thank WendyG84
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  • Address: 2/ 2 The Strand East, Whakatane, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Whakatane
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