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Chairman & Yip Restaurant

1 Burbury Close | Burbury Hotel, Barton, Canberra 2600, Australia
+61 2 6162 1220
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“duck pancakes” (44 reviews)
“scallops” (36 reviews)
“hotpot” (10 reviews)
Closes in 6 min
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1 Burbury Close | Burbury Hotel, Barton, Canberra 2600, Australia
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Chairman & Yip Restaurant
1. A delightful time
"I have never had better service. Highly recommended"
Sandra D
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2. A magnificently run restaurant
"Chairman and Yip is at the top of its game and its unmissable."
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3. Simple and Beautiful
"No fuss or bother, beautifully presented, gorgeous food and service."
Fiona F
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was stunningly spectacular and the service was top notch (6 star). It was refreshing to see a menu at a Chinese (Cantonese) restaurant that was completely devoid of the options you see in every other Chinese restaurant. Not only that, every dish we...More

Thank Dave E
Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed 25 March 2018

I know I keep saying how wonderful this restaurant is and they've done it again! Previous reviews of mine talk about the best seafood we've had in Canberra and the best dessert my husband has ever had and last night was the best duck I've...More

1  Thank Jacki D
Amy T, Public Relations Manager at Chairman & Yip Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Hi Jacki, Thanks so much for your lovely review, we really appreciate your support and your feedback. All the best, Amy

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Every aspect of Chairman and YIp was excellent. Provided us complimentary champagne for our anniversary dinner and changed the 2 person banquet due to one of us not eating red meat. The food was exceptional and plenty of it. Definitely will be coming back and...More

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Thank CSHTrips
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I enjoy the ex-Malamay space which is now C&Y. on the day we went, the service was good. the wait staff were very attentive. the food was good - a bit too oily. perhaps too much emphasis on fried. However, that aside, the flavours were...More

Thank Wheathouse
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a fantastic experience! We came here for our anniversary and were served by the wonderful Supervisor Carl. He was so lovely and gave us great recommendations for what to eat and drink and even shouted my hubby a beer simply because my drink came...More

1  Thank rmarkwart
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

thouroughly enjoyable meal . Excellent service and efforts made by staff to substire and recommend dishes for our gluten free friend

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Thank violetb803
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Again, Chairman and Yip was perfect - nothing was too much trouble for the efficient and friendly wait staff and the food was excellent. Each dish of the banquet was lovely and there was a nice variety of flavours.

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Thank Caroline B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Justin was a fantastic waiter who made excellent recommendations. The food is exceptional especially the steamed seafood with glass noodles. His service was exemplary and we thoroughly enjoyed our evening

Thank drgrun
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Would highly recommend this place. Food was incredible (we had the banquet menu). Lovely atmosphere and the service was 10/10

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I shared a fabulous meal on Thursday night at Chairman Yip and we highly recommend you try it. The head waiter was really on the ball and very helpful, food amazing.

Thank AussieHelen_12
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Questions & Answers
9 April 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Cr1tic | Reviewed this property |
It's more fine dining than take away. But no harm in asking them.
21 August 2015|
Response from Stephen J | Reviewed this property |
No, The Chairman and Yip is closed Mondays.
21 August 2015|
Response from mark s | Reviewed this property |
I just checked their website and it Is only Open Tuesday to Friday.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Burbury Close | Burbury Hotel, Barton, Canberra 2600, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Australian Capital Territory  >  Canberra
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6162 1220
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Modern Cantonese cuisine served in a elegant and spacious surrounds. Private dining areas and balcony garden area available. Suitable for intimate dinners, group dining and corporate. Part of the Chairman Group (Canberra, Hong Kong), leading restaurant group operating for over 35 years.
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