Chinese in Sea Point to Hout Bay

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Sea Point is stacked with Chinese restaurants, but this inauspicious-looking hole-in-the-wall, classically located next to a pawnbroker, is the real deal. Frequented by Chinese expats, it's run by a friendly Chinese family, who pride themselves on serving authentic dishes (rather than gloppy sweet and sour pork) and make the dumplings and noodles by hand.