East Ocean Restaurant is located in Sydney's Chinatown precinct and its large room with Chinese panels on the walls, red patterned carpet and cushioned seats gives way to a busy and friendly atmosphere mixed with authentic Cantonese cuisine. Enjoy the trolleys of steamed and deep fried dumplings, Dim Sum, rice and noodle plates and rolls, barbequed meats and more on the lunchtime Yum Cha trolleys. The ...read more
It's been years since I've had yum cha at East Ocean and it's as good as I remember. The steamed rice noodle roll with prawn (har cheong fun) has always been a favourite. Firm, plump prawns are enveloped in soft, satiny noodles and served with sweetened soy sauce.
I've been here for dinner and it's quite nice when you are in a big group. We always have to order extra servings of the Honey King Prawns. For yum cha, I've had a very mixed experience with below average dumplings and really dense mango pancakes with small amounts of mango
It's easy to miss this place,as both the entrances are upstairs,also the less adventurous may not come up but there is nothing to be afraid of! This place is established and known On a Saturday at 11am there is less people than expected but quality of yum Cha is still good with added items that you would only get at mainland restaurants like Sui long bao Had nil issues with services the carts came quickly to our table and the waiters came to fill our tea often Prices are what Iread more