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Mr Ji's Kitchen

285 Jackson Street, Petone, Lower Hutt 5012, New Zealand
+64 4-568 9308
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good40%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“shredded pork” (4 reviews)
“prawns” (3 reviews)
“pancakes” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
285 Jackson Street, Petone, Lower Hutt 5012, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A very busy place need to book. Selection very good, orange beef egg foo young amazing, fill of vegetables. Lemon chicken and beef dishes were so tender. Worth driving to Petone to try best Chinese menu.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank newtownhelen3
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ordered via Deliver Easy - mostly ok but definitely not the best Chinese food we’ve had! Crispy chicken wasn’t crispy, more like a roast chicken with more bones than meat. Pork belly was not what we expected, more like stir fry vege with bacon -...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank K3995ODhannahs
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Mr Ji’s has a great menu with a wide range of both authentic and classic dishes. The quality is good and the service prompt.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank GoldBelly
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Mr Ji's Kitchen serves classic Chinese market food that bursts onto your taste buds. First time there and staff were very friendly and the food was presented very quickly. It has a good menu selection and a reasonable selection of drinks available. I would recommend...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank KuimiriaA
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Great service and good food. Especially duck and pancakes, also salt and pepper squid. All eleven members of our group left happy and satisfied.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Talaleu
Reviewed 10 July 2018

I went with my brother and family who live there, while on holiday to see them. We looked at a few Chinese restaurants and decided on this as it looked good. It was not a big place but had a nice friendly atmosphere. The menu...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Mahendra G
Reviewed 9 March 2018

Have previously eaten here about a dozen times, but not recently. Went here last Monday with wife and friends. We started with some appetizers, crispy tofu, stuffed mushrooms, and steamed dumplings. All were very tasty, especially the crispy tofu. All four of us had a...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Rob S
Reviewed 26 February 2018

In quite understated surroundings, the best Chinese I have ever tasted. Scrupously clean and great service.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Joanna M
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

Fresh flavours beautifully cooked. Staff most helpful in dealing with tricky dietary needs. Always consistent and yummy. Eat in or takeaway!

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank debboland-vernon
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Had a very nice takeaway order from here. Not quit like the US but the main dishes were plentiful and tasty. The appetizers were only OK and not very many of them. This was the only sore point.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Bill C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 285 Jackson Street, Petone, Lower Hutt 5012, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Lower Hutt  >  Petone
  • Phone Number: +64 4-568 9308
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