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Kam Fook is a popular yum cha joint in Chatswood. Be prepared for a queue. The atmosphere is lively and there is a large selection of dishes. 

Reviews of Kam Fook Seafood Restaurant

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  • T Richie   68 reviews
    I understand how Yum Cha works, but this restaurant is overly noisy and not too clean. The food itself is okay, some dishes very tasty and authentic. Service with the waiters/waitresses can be a bit slow.

    3 days ago - 18/09/2014

  • mumsrite Local Star   199 reviews
    I must confess that this is my first yum cha at Kam Fook as I rarely have yum cha in Australia. Glad now that I've been.

    The restaurant is of decent size with the usual Asian trimmings and I must say that although it was busy, this place isn't too noisy, no acoustic like many modern outfits.

    The food is great; plenty of choices from steamed, fried to braised, they're all great. The waitresses are generally friendly and happy to assist.

    One thing to note though, the waiters aren't all that eager to assist and only after a few attempts with different waiters did we receive the condiments we requested. It is true; it isn't an easy task to catch the attention of any waiter or, is it purely our luck that day? I shall find out when I dine at Kam Fook next time.

    Despite the reluctant service and their prices not exactly affordable, I still will return for their food is fresh and good. Having a great company to dine with certainly helps!

    7 months ago - 12/02/2014

  • Joanne Lee Phin Local Star   337 reviews
    So what do you do on Australia Day? Go for yum cha, of course.

    Admittedly in have avoided yum cha here at Kam Fook Chatswood because of the crowds, but we came at 11 and a friend managed to get us a table for 7 adults, 2 children and a pram.

    The restaurant is huge and it filled up pretty quickly. The steamed dumplings at Kam Fook were really good - generous portions without skimping on seafood, while other dishes like the "yong tau foo" (tofu and eggplant stuffed with fish paste) aren't spectacular. (other restaurant in Castle Hill do a great job with that one.)

    Service is decent, but they charge $3 a head for tea. That's $21 for cheap tea leaves and hot water.
  • Phil 555   14 reviews
    Good food and service

    11 months ago - 20/10/2013

  • Declan Hayden   6 reviews
    In general, I liked it here. I am a big fan of well-prepared seafood and especially clams. I can recommend the place with a thumb up for its excellent service and delicious food. The guys who work there also play a role in the nice experience that Kam Fook is.
  • meccano Newbie   1 review
    We went there at 11:00 prior to seeing a movie nearby. The staff were very welcoming and courteous. It was not busy, probably because it was before the lunch hour rush. The usual type of yum-cha choices were available. The food was well prepared and tasty, the price was right and I would go there again next time.
  • shelley75   5 reviews
    Have been here somewhat regularly for the last three years, both yum cha and for dinner. Definitely on the expensive side, and the waiters seem to avoid you like the plague. All they do is stand around chatting among themselves on a quiet night - no service whatsoever. However, the food is good. I highly recommend going there for yum cha.
  • Cath Chen Foodie   113 reviews
    Long wait, difficult to hail down trolleys. Spinach steamed dumplings have the consistency of tree bark. You're better off parking at Westfield and then trekking it over to Fook Yuen, the walk will do you good.
  • Belinda.H Foodie   113 reviews
    I've had Yum Cha here a few times with girlfriends and I absoulety love it. Service is friendly.

    My only advice is on the weekends get there early (i.e. around 10:30am) to avoid a 30 minute wait.
  • Mark Trzcinski   15 reviews
    Quite nice food for both experienced yum cha diners as well new comers. Good selection of food flavours. Always packed out which results in a lengthy wait of min. 30 minutes. Only been here for lunch

Restaurants

Dining Options

A-la-carte Bookings

Cuisine

Yum Cha Chinese

Price Guide

Mains $20-$30

Licensing

Licensed

Features

Family Friendly

Menu

Lunch Dinner

Disabled Facilities

Wheel Chair Access

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