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6 Best Places to Enjoy Chinese New Year Treats in Australia

From lantern-lit homes and streets to lion dance parades and exchanging red packets for luck and prosperity, Chinese New year is never complete without a reunion dinner and traditional delicacies that dance on your taste buds.

So if you are in Australia and want to enjoy a delicious Chinese New year feast, here are our top picks apart from these top 5 restaurants in Sydney: Enjoy Chinese new year in Australia.

Ruyi, Melbourne

This Chinese New year, enjoy an eight-course banquet menu from Saturday, February 6, until Monday, February 8 at Ruyi located on Liverpool street at Melbourne. The menu includes pork and crab xiao long bao, steamed barramundi in soy-lime broth, and tingling lobster. There’s also a traditional lion dancing on each of these nights with wine matching of course. For more details click here.

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Lee Ho Fook, Melbourne

If you’re looking for an authentic and modern dining restaurant then Lee Ho Fook is your destination to be. Starting from Feb 9, Lee Ho Fook’s menu will feature traditional, festive dishes such as yee seng salad with plum and yuzu dressing and crispy wonton skin. Note: The restaurant is closed on Chinese New Year’s Eve and Day (February 7-8). For more details click here.

Hwaro Korean BBQ restaurant, Melbourne

Experience the quintessential Korean flavours on your palette at Hwaro Korean BBQ restaurant in Melbourne. Enjoy the authentic taste of Bulgogi, pork belly and Bibimbap at this restaurant. For more information click here. You can also check out the best places for Korean Bibimbap in Australia.

Golden Palace Chinese Restaurant, Brisbane

Start your Chinese New year with an authentic Chinese Banquet at Golden Palace which offers some delightful delicacies such as Garlic King Prawns, Seafood in Singapore Chili Sauce, Salt & Pepper Chicken Ribs with Salad and Pork Ribs in Peking Sauce and many more. Don’t miss the Traditional Chinese Lion Dance Performance which is part of the festivities. It’s a great place for reunion dinner. For information click here.

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Ming’s Palace, Adelaide

Enjoy the best pecking duck treats at Ming’s Palace in Adelaide. From pecking duck pancakes to duck meat with noodles or rice and duck bone broth to finish there’s everything you ever need to satiate your duck cravings.Its also the perfect place for family and friends. For more information click here.

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Northbridge Chinese Restaurant, Perth

The best place for dim sums at Perth is the Northbridge Chinese restaurant. Their specialty is the stalked yolk bun and the chicken delicacies that you can’t possibly miss. Try their Yum Cha as well. For more info click here.

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