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Westlake Restaurant

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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Came here with other friends and reasonably good yum cha, but seemed over priced for my liking. But that could just be me, as I like value for money places Service, as expected at these places, was pretty good

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank spiz44
Reviewed 14 January 2018

This is my favourite go to restaurant for yum cha, it’s always full, we were directed upstairs today and had all the usual, my favourite are the pork rice paper noodles, service is fast and reasonably priced

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank karsBallaratVic
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

I expected better than a suburban Chinese cafe quality of food from a Little Burke St restaurant and was disappointed. We were having a late dinner, about 9.30pm so the restaurant wasn't busy but maybe the chefs had left already. I ordered the king prawns...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Junkette
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

It was NewYear eve and we were at Little Bourke Street in Melbourne. Moving along Chinatown with Chinese Menu displayed on either side we stepped into Westlake. Got Wonton Soup. Moving to entree we had Pork Ribs with Salt and Pepper, Beef Chilli with Fried...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank jajubabu
Reviewed 30 November 2017

This was our second visit for yum cha. As always the food was great and the service friendly and fast. Had to sit upstairs on this visit as the downstairs was busy. Had a choice of items before another group also came up stairs then...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank LilithMorgan13
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Mid week dinner. Decided on a banquet $50+. Just my wife & I. Food disappointing . . . most dishes were overcooked & dry. Taste was average. I hadn't been there for years and mostly for yum-cha about 30 years ago. Definite decrease in quality...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank nedman2017
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Two years ago I submitted a Review giving the Westlake Restaurant an overall four star rating. This rating included five stars for Value, Service and Food. Earlier this month, we also postponed celebrating my wife's Birthday until we could revisit Melbourne's Westlake Restaurant. This time...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Ted B
Reviewed 9 October 2017

I was reluctant to try yum cha in a restaurant sporting sea animal tanks up front, but the items we had today were delicious. The vegetarian cheungfan was especially good. Photo attached. In fact, i would order 2 of these next time. There is also...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank elwood888
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Attended a banquet of sort at Westlake recently. One of the guests knew one of the owners cum chefs who had kindly agreed to cook for us that nite. The first course was live lobster sashimi served with wasabi cream squeezed from a tube rather...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank DeepseaGiantSquid
Reviewed 17 September 2017

On Friday the 15th of September I had lunch at Westlake restaurant in Little Bourke Street Melbourne. The dining experience I encountered was atrocious. This is an expensive place to dine and I expected a top class meal. However the calamari tasted re heated and...More

Date of visit: September 2017
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