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The Best Sydney Restaurants for an Excellent Lunar New Year Feast

By Ben Hansen
January 24, 2022
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By Ben Hansen
January 24, 2022
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  • Food & Drink

    Din Tai Fung

    An infamous Taiwanese noodle chain is introducing Sydney to the best dumplings it's ever had.

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    Spice Temple

    Spice Temple pushes Chinese cuisine without losing traditional flavours.

  • Food & Drink

    Lotus Dumpling Bar

    A Walsh Bay ode to the dumpling.

  • Food & Drink

    Sokyo

    Sokyo does elegance extraordinarily well.

  • Food & Drink

    Lucky Kwong

    Kylie Kwong's new Australian-Cantonese eatery is a walk-in only lunch spot inside South Eveleigh's historic locomotive workshop.

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    New Shanghai

    For when you can't (don't want to) choose between a soup dumpling and a pork bun.

  • Food & Drink

    Bodhi

    Pioneering vegan yum cha and pan-Asian cuisine.

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    The Gardens by Lotus

    This teahouse in the Chinese Garden of Friendship serves dumplings and tea during the day before switching to a Sichuan menu at night.

  • Food & Drink

    Chat Thai

    A Sydney mainstay doing favourites well — and at very, very reasonable prices.

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    Ho Jiak

    This Penang-style spot serves up some of the best laksa in town.

  • Food & Drink

    Lilymu

    This neon-lit Parramatta restaurant is whipping up tom yum dumplings and black garlic mie goreng.

  • Food & Drink

    District 8

    Cabramatta's huge all-day food court specialising in Southeast Asian street food.

  • Food & Drink

    Old Town Hong Kong Cuisine

    Serving up Peking duck steamed buns, dumplings, chicken feet and durian desserts till 2am.

  • Food & Drink

    Lotus Dumpling Bar - The Galeries

    In a long and illustrious career of dumpling eating, some of the most perfect dumplings we've ever had.

  • Food & Drink

    Beijing Impression

    One of Ashfield's best Chinese eateries now has a second outpost at Market City.

  • Food & Drink

    Kogi Korean BBQ

    This DIY Korean barbecue joint at Market City has to be the fanciest in Chinatown.

  • Food & Drink

    China Diner

    Weekend yum cha has arrived at Bondi Beach favourite China Diner.

  • Food & Drink

    Spice Alley

    A not-so-secret, hidden alley of Asian culinary delights.

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    The Dolar Shop

    This famed global hot pot chain has landed in Haymarket.

  • Food & Drink

    Mekong

    Spice Alley's sit-down restaurant takes you on a journey through Southeast Asia.

  • Food & Drink

    Butter

    The ridiculous palace of fried chicken, sneakers and champagne Sydney deserves.

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    Butter Parramatta

    The trio of box-fresh footwear, fried chicken and French bubbles reigns supreme.

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    Tokyo Lamington

    Untraditional lamingtons from two Aussie chefs by way of Japan and Singapore.

  • Food & Drink

    Sky Phoenix

    This CBD institution chooses class over chaos for its yum cha service.

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