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Best Contemporary Asian restaurants in South Melbourne

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3.9
Excellent(332)
Price: Expensive
• Contemporary asian • Melbourne CBD
Booked 14 times today
Ototo, a gem nestled in the heart of Melbourne is celebrated for its stunning array of contemporary Asian cuisine. With high praises received for its impeccable service, guests laud the restaurant for its attentive and friendly staff. According to the plethora of glowing reviews, Ototo serves dishes crafted from the freshest ingredients, each creation a visual and gastronomic delight. The Beef Tataki and Sashimi Platter come highly recommended, showcasing the distinctive flavours of contemporary Asian cuisine. With unique dishes like Tuna Tatake and Chirashi Bruschetta, guests are left marvelling at the culinary skills on display. Whether it's a cozy evening out or a special occasion, Ototo provides an alluring atmosphere that complements its exquisite cuisine. As one reviewer aptly expressed, "You are paying for the experience not only for the food and drinks."
A photo of Miss Pearl Bar + Dining restaurant
4.5
Awesome(401)
Price: Expensive
• Contemporary asian • Southbank
Booked 7 times today
Located perfectly for a pre- or post-theatre meal, Miss Pearl Bar + Dining offers fantastic contemporary Asian cuisine that is constantly praised for its quality. Customers rave about the range of wonderfully flavoursome, fresh, and interesting dishes, with subtle and unique blends that never fail to impress. From the kingfish and pork belly to the delectably sweet orange cake, avid diners seem to find every meal at Miss Pearl increasingly tantalising. Known for its quick, attentive and knowledgeable service, friendly staff, and an environment conducive to a smooth, easy-going dining experience, it makes for a popular choice among food-lovers and theatre enthusiasts alike.
A photo of Bang Bang RC restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(1241)
Price: Expensive
• Contemporary asian • Elsternwick
Booked 32 times today
Sitting proudly in the heart of Elsternwick is this unique venue with an Indochine inspired menu of delicious food and drinks. The exotic greenery and styling seen throughout Bang Bang’s gorgeous indoor spaces flows out to a relaxed outdoor courtyard sitting adjacent to the local park. Despite the venue’s bustling city vibe, Bang Bang is a laid-back social hotspot for locals in the South East.Please note any patrons that book in for “outdoor” or “counter” seating will be sat outdoors & will be exposed to the elements. All outdoor tables use Me&u, an order at the table QR code ordering system. All bookings made on either “standard” or “high top” seating are completely undercover or inside the venue.
A photo of Lee Ho Fook restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(12)
Price: Very Expensive
• Contemporary asian • Melbourne CBD
Booked 11 times today
Lee Ho Fook means ‘good fortune for your mouth’ - inspired from the Warren Zevon lyrics in Werewolves of London.A Chinese restaurant, hidden down a Melbourne laneway, off the iconic Flinders Lane dining precinct.Our cuisine takes the legacy of deliciousness given to us by generations of Chinese Australians and taking it to a highly personal and creative direction.A new style of Chinese cuisine.From the mind of Victor Liong.
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4.7
Exceptional(409)
Price: Moderate
• Contemporary asian • Brunswick
Booked 9 times today
Rin Sura is praised for its stellar Contemporary Asian cuisine, specifically its Thai dishes. Patrons highly appreciate the imaginative, fresh, and savory flavors consistently delivered, with the food described as "heavenly," and "a delight for the tastebuds." Rin Sura caters exceptionally well to vegetarians and vegans. Specific dishes such as the roasted miso pumpkin, green curry, and mixed grain rice are highly recommended. Beyond the food, the restaurant offers a pleasant ambiance with decor and lighting described as "on point" and a "cute bar," great for enjoying their "delicious" cocktails. Coupled with the friendly, professional service, Rin Sura is considered an outstanding establishment that many patrons look forward to revisiting.
A photo of Angliss Restaurant restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(205)
Price: Moderate
• Contemporary asian • Melbourne CBD
Booked 1 time today
Angliss Restaurant holds a reputation for providing high-quality European cuisine. Patrons consistently praise the establishment for its delicious food, outstanding service, and excellent value for money. Numerous reviews highlight the exceptional quality of dishes served, with particular favorites including Asian-style pork belly entree and decadent desserts. The restaurant is also known for its personalized services, with attentive and friendly student waitstaff celebrated for their professionalism and attention to details. The warm and friendly environment, with chefs and wait staff engaging with diners to ensure a memorable food experience, earns Angliss Restaurant high praise and return customers. Undeniably, it's a place worth visiting for an exemplary European dining experience.
A photo of Tom Phat restaurant
4.5
Awesome(220)
Price: Moderate
• Contemporary asian • Brunswick
Booked 7 times today
Tom Phat is a beloved Asian cuisine restaurant located in Brunswick. Praised by many for its consistent and friendly service, as well as its impeccable and delicious food, this eatery continues to impress both new and regular customers. Reviewers have highlighted the superb beef rendang, while others have lauded the chef's innovative and respectful fusion of South East Asian dishes. Many customers commend the value for money, particularly with the 'Feed Me' deal and the variety offered in the eight-course dining option. With a warm ambiance and an amazing selection of food, Tom Phat is an ideal spot for Asian cuisine lovers.
A photo of STREAT Cromwell Café restaurant
4.9
Exceptional(13)
Price: Moderate
• Contemporary asian • Collingwood
STREAT Cromwell Café is widely acclaimed for its remarkable Café cuisine. Serving a diverse selection of bread, pastries, and unique coffee and tea options, it frequently wins praise for delicious dishes such as its delectable gnocchi. The beautifully-prepared food utilizes quality ingredients, offering satisfying meals to a wide range of palates. Diners consistently commend the café's excellent service and fabulous vibe. Its garden setting provides a splendid backdrop for outdoor dining, appealing to families, pet owners, and anyone who enjoys a pleasant ambiance. By maintaining consistently high standards, STREAT Cromwell Café ensures a delightful dining experience for all.
A photo of Punjabi Curry Cafe restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(36)
Price: Moderate
• Contemporary asian • Collingwood
Punjabi Curry Cafe is highly regarded within the Melbourne Indian cuisine scene. The food is described as "excellent", "always fresh, tasty, and friendly", and "the most delicious Punjabi food that is authentic and tasty". Reviewers praise the restaurant for its full flavored dishes and consistently excellent meals, affirming it as their "favourite Indian restaurant" and one of Melbourne's best. Furthermore, the staff are noted as "friendly", "helpful", and "accommodating", enhancing the overall dining experience. From its "amazing" food to top-notch service, Punjabi Curry Cafe is the place to go for a fantastic Indian dining experience.
A photo of Mint Lane Restaurant and Bar restaurant
3.7
Very Good(6)
Price: Moderate
• Contemporary asian • Richmond
Mint Lane Restaurant and Bar has made a name for itself as a contemporary Asian cuisine hotspot. Renowned for its fabulous delicious fresh food and delightful cocktails, this place emanates a pleasantly unique ambience. The exemplary service, alongside delectable desserts, adds to the distinctive dining experience this restaurant offers. Visitors often find Mint Lane a hidden little gem, albeit slightly tricky to locate, but unanimously agree that it's well worth the effort. Many describe the food as "incredible" and the staff as incredibly friendly, vowing to return for more culinary adventures. No wonder its patrons can't wait to come back.
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