On Little Lonsdale Street in the heart of Melbourne, China Spice is a standout when it comes to authentic, traditional Chinese dishes. Featuring a quirky, casual interior, the restaurant is the perfect spot for a quick bite to eat or for a relaxed dinner with friends or family. And the location couldn’t get much better – located just steps from Melbourne Central and a hop, skip and a jump from Flagstaff station, China Spice can be found right in the heart of the CBD.
For true Chinese cuisine made without compromise, China Spice on Little Lonsdale Street in Melbourne’s CBD exceeds all expectations, providing locals with a well-rounded dining experience complete with great service, delicious cuisine and a lovely atmosphere. The kitchen focuses primarily on Sichuan cuisine, utilising the uniquely flavoured Sichuan peppers in many of the dishes. Featuring an open kitchen and a Chinese-inspired decor, China Spice has a lively feel, just the perfect location for enjoying a great meal in the heart of the city.
The dumplings at China Spice are not to be missed – recommended varieties include the pan-seared vegetarian dumplings, the poached pork dumplings and the steamed Shanghai juicy dumplings. For adventurous diners, the spicy beef heart and tongue slices, the chicken feet with pickled chilli and the spicy green bean jelly noodles are delightful options, and classic dishes like the kung pao chicken and the ma po tofu never cease to impress. Reservations are recommended for this busy Chinese restaurant in the heart of Melbourne’s central business district.