Below is a list of the top and leading Chinese Restaurants in Ballarat. To help you find the best Chinese Restaurants located near you in Ballarat, we put together our own list based on this rating points list.

Ballarat’s Best Chinese Restaurants:

The top-rated Chinese Restaurants in Ballarat are:

  • Noodle Box – brings you the taste of Southeast Asia in a box
  • Noble Dragon – committed to passionately channel China’s culture
  • Moon & Mountain – a modern Asian eatery and bar
  • Fu Man Lou Dumpling Bar – brings you the best dumplings in the city
  • Mr. Rice – serves up traditional Chinese-Malaysian cuisine

Noodle Box

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Noodle Box comes first up on our list. This restaurant brings you the freshest market ingredients cooked in a traditional wok. As a result, you get to have a taste of Southeast Asian cuisine right inside a box.

You are ensured that every meal is packed with so much flavor. In fact, they are made fresh every single day. Their highly-skilled chefs bring fiery magic into every dish they make. If you are a member of the Noodle Crew, you will get to enjoy a free Noodle Box on your birthday!


Noodles, Chinese Cuisine, Membership


Address: 27 Armstrong St N, Ballarat Central VIC 3350
Phone: (03) 5332 1533


“Yummy Mongolian Beef noodles. It’s been a while since I’ve dropped in due to the parking difficulties in Armstrong St but with lockdown, it was easy to find a spot. Convenient and delicious.” – David Westaway

Noble Dragon

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Noble Dragon has committed to passionately channel its mother country’s rich culture through its unforgettable dishes. The restaurant serves both Cantonese and Malaysian food.

Cantonese cuisines are known for being simple and mild. The people usually rely on the flavor present in their ingredients. Its natural taste is only enhanced but not overpowered thus creating a unique dish easy on the palate. Unlike Cantonese food, Malaysian cuisines are the complete opposite. It is known for its fiery taste and peppery sauces. Their exemplary cooking is heavily influenced by the herbs and spices found in South East Asia and the result is a deeply flavored, aromatic dish.


Malaysian and Cantonese Cuisine


Address: 739 Sturt Street, Ballarat, VIC 3350
Phone: 0353 313 891


“We visit here in the evening, many people are waiting to take away food they are pretty busy! We get amazing food here! Fried rice is tasty, chicken ribs are soft and juicy! My brother likes chilly beef! I have a wonderful night here. Everything was good here. I highly recommend it.” – Stephen Water

Moon & Mountain

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Moon & Mountain is another well-known Asian restaurant in town. In fact, it is a famous modern Asian eatery and bar that serves up dishes with an Australian twist. Without a doubt, you will eat your best meals here.

Their friendly and welcoming crew make your dining experience even more enjoyable. You can stay up late and enjoy late-night drinks here every Wednesday to Sunday. Don’t forget to pair up their delectable dishes with something from their wine and cocktail list.


Asian and Australian Cuisine, Bar


Address: 220 Mair St, Ballarat Central VIC 3350
Phone: (03) 5333 3336


“Amazing experience. First-class food, great staff. Special mention to Josie too for her amazing care. Loved pre-dinner seating by the kitchen; such a great insight into the food prep. Pork belly and popcorn chicken were highlights but all of the dishes were incredible.” – Cate Bakos

Fu Man Lou Dumpling Bar

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Fu Man Lou Dumpling Bar also makes it to our list. If you want to enjoy the best dumplings in the city, this is where you should go. Enjoy their delectable dishes while you hang out with friends and family here.

Another one of their famous dishes is their Mongolian beef. Pair it with one of their rice selections and you are in for an unforgettable dining experience. The food on their menu is affordable and their service crew members are always so warm and friendly.


Chinese Cuisine, Delivery, Take-Away, Dine-In


Address: 10 Camp St, Ballarat Central VIC 3350
Phone: (03) 4343 2888


“Love visiting Fu Man Lou, they have the best dumplings in Ballarat! The menu isn’t overwhelming like some Chinese restaurants can be, and there’s really great vegetarian options. The very cool relaxed vibe and friendly service. Everything was good here. Highly recommended.” – Stephen Walter

Mr. Rice

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Mr. Rice completes our list. It is another famous restaurant that brings you the best in Chinese and Malaysian cuisine. Since its opening in 2008, it has become one of the locals’ favorite Asian restaurants in the city.

Their main goal is to ensure all their customers are happy and satisfied. They combine market-fresh ingredients and traditional recipes. As a result, you will get to eat top-notch dishes that you won’t be able to find anywhere else. If you can’t make it to their restaurant, they can deliver your order right to your doorstep.


Chinese and Malaysian Cuisine, Home Delivery


Address: 214 Sturt St, Ballarat Central VIC 3350
Phone: (03) 5334 4165


“Great ambiance, food, and service. Awesome you can order Chinese, Thai or Malaysian meals so you can mix it up or stick to one cuisine. Well priced and nice sized dishes. We will be back! 😊” – Stephanie Di Santi