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Regal Chinese Restaurant

1199 Amohau Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
+64 7-350 1588
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good36%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible15%
Travellers talk about
“dim sum” (5 reviews)
“peking duck” (2 reviews)
“wontons” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1199 Amohau Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with the extended family hoping to get a Chinese food fix only to be very disappointed. They even said they ran out of rice - this is absurd for a Chinese restaurant. The service was slow and service staff was rude. It was simply...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank AngusPhua
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First thing of this place lack of service, but the food is on point. Staff is pissed and don’t care much about your existence 😂 and can be rude at times.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank AdityaP1371
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

Great food that is reasonably priced. Ambiently lit with nice table setting. Only area of improvement is prompt customer service. After seating us and offering tea, they seemed to have forgotten about us. We had to wave to a waiter from a distance to seek...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank lalyas
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

The setting is quite nice when busy, though a little dated. The staff were stretched in serving a high volume of customers. Perhaps a little understaffed. There are perhaps some cultural differences within staff customers services, but just go with it. Accept that and move...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank NED_Consult
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Great food. Very reasonably priced. Service was fine. This place is huge so when it’s not busy it feels a bit soulless.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Carmkol
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Take forever to come and serve you. Very grubby! Would not recommend this place, no matter how hungry you are.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank nittymane
Reviewed 1 June 2018

The very good food when it arrived was very tasty. Starters arrived quickly but the mains , well one came then after asking several times the other main was at least twenty minutes later , I think our order went to another table then when...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank K372PLchrisr
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

We ate at this restaurant twice in april 2018.The first was an evening meal excellent except served cold. Service was very friendly. Our second visit was for lunch and it seemed the chef had changed.Still cold served food but this time little flavour.Dispite all the...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank David B
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Not recommended at all. Mongolian beef tasted Indian not Chinese, rice and lemon chicken was very average. Floor was filthy. Our first bad meal in NZ!

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Glenic13
Reviewed 2 April 2018

We called in for our evening meal. The staff were friendly and explained the menu to us. Our meal was served promptly. We ordered two meals between the two of us and as the meals were quite large we were able to take the remainder...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank majelljames
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1199 Amohau Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Rotorua District  >  Rotorua
  • Phone Number: +64 7-350 1588
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