Om Nom

4.5
755 reviews
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$41 to $100
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Modern Australian
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  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Fit for Foodies

Om Nom at the Adelphi Hotel in the Melbourne is a stylish and contemporary restaurant and bar that specializes in delectable bites and gourmet desserts, all of which achieve their goal in delighting the senses. Popular items from Om Nom's grazing menu include the flat iron steak with caramelized soy sauce, the fried goat's cheese with sage, honey and toasted almonds, the seared scallops with miso emulsion and dashi jelly and the slow-cooked lamb cannoli with tabbouleh and tzatziki foam, all of which are tapas-style. Daily breakfast is just as mouth-watering, with plates including the toasted banana bread with bacon, maple syrup and mascarpone and the savory waffle with prosciutto, gruyere cheese, anchovy and hollandaise sauce.

Try to save room for Om Nom's desserts, which are crafted by executive pastry chef Jo Ward. The irresistible Om Nom choc-nut-bomb chocolate parfait with chewy peanut caramel is a top choice.

Special Offers

3 Course Dessert Degustation $48pp - 60 minute dining experience.

Why choose one dessert when you can sample three?

Terms and Conditions: Please note that your reservation is based on a 60 minute dining experience. Dairy Free not available for this offer.

Valid For: 1 - 8 people

Starts: 4 September 2018

Ends: 10 July 2019

Availability: Sun-Thu 18:00-21:30
Fri-Sat 18:00-22:30

Feed Me Menu - ($75pp) 2 hour dining experience.

Featuring savoury tapas dishes to share plus a 2 course dessert degustation to finish. Plenty to enjoy! Our chefs will take care of the choices so you can relax.

Terms and Conditions: Credit card details are required to secure this booking. Please note your reservation is based on a 2 hour dining experience. Vegetarian and Gluten free dietaries are able to be met for this offer, all other requests are subject to availability.

Valid For: 1 - 6 people

Starts: 4 September 2018

Ends: 11 July 2019

Availability: Sun-Thu 18:00-21:30
Fri-Sat 18:00-22:30

Just Dessert (Al La Carte) - 60 minute dining experience.

If you’d like to join us Just for Dessert., please choose this option.

Terms and Conditions: Please note that your reservation is based on a 60 minute dining experience.

Valid For: 1 - 4 people

Starts: 4 September 2018

Ends: 11 July 2019

Availability: Sun-Thu 18:00-21:30
Fri-Sat 18:00-22:30

Dinner & Dessert (Al La Carte) - 90 minute dining experience.

If you'd like to join us for dinner as well as dessert, please choose this option.

Terms and Conditions: Please note that your reservation is based on a 90 minute dining experience.

Valid For: 1 - 4 people

Starts: 4 September 2018

Ends: 11 July 2019

Availability: Sun-Thu 18:00-21:30
Fri-Sat 18:00-22:30

What 755 People Are Saying
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AS
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Our experience was great.

The only comment I would like to make is that, I am not sure what the barman was doing, but it look like he was smashing something. What ever he was doing, it was making a lot of noise, which I thought it would have best been taken elsewhere, so the whole venue was not filled with the noise.

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JP
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Fantastic experience for both adults and children. Loved the swing chairs and mock tails. Delicious food and great value.

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OT
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 3

1st time to Om Nom it was a good experience, a bit dark in the room l needed to use my phone light to read the menu
I will be recommending it to others

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PF
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 5Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

I had my sister from Sydney here & it was a surprise for her. We both really loved it

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M
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 4Food 3Service 2Ambience 4

The desserts were too sweet and not very impressive,

Service was a bit slow. we were not offered a tea/coffee and when we asked for one it took ages to come out.

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AL
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 4Food 3Service 5Ambience 5

Give it a shot to try it out! I personally prefer their savoury food than their dessert. Their service is excellent! The atmosphere is nice! Would give it another try if there is a chance on another menu.

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OT
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

What an excellent night. Started off with s cocktail at the rooftop bar.

The service from the moment we walked into Om Nom was just outstanding. Such friendly and professional staff.

We opted for the $75 Tapas style menu with 2 deserts.

Everything was delicious. And mite than enough food to be pleasantly stuffed by the end of the night.

Don’t forget to through in a few cocktails as well.

I cannot find one fault with our evening.

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a
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

Desserts are brilliant.
Service is lovely and attentive.

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MM
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 1Food 2Service 1Ambience 1

Om Nom should stick to desserts and cocktails...

Arranged the $155 a head for a Valentine's Day 'degustation' special (3 savoury dishes and a dessert) with no matching wines for my new girlfriend and i as a surprise. When we came in the menu on the table displayed the price which was a nice start so she knew what it cost. . After being sat down we waited 15 to 20 minutes and no one came and offered us a drink or gave us any drinks menu and despite there only being maybe 20 couples in the restaurant. After waiting some time the first 'course' of 4 arrived - scallops - but it was just one scallop each.. When the girl dropped this off I asked "Can we please get some drinks?" and she stated "I don't do drinks I'll get someone. You know it costs extra?" yes of course I know it costs extra.. Just because we didn't order the matching wines option doesn't mean we didn't want a drink... So she goes and gets someone to get us the drinks menus and a man drops them off, we order a glass of prosecco and a beer, very simple. After 20 minutes we still hadn't received our drinks, I followed up one of the waiters and he said he'd check up on it, after 10 more minutes we still hadn't received our drinks and the 2nd of 4 course had just come out which was an ultra tiny serving of beef tartare lacking much flavour. When they dropped this off I again asked where our drinks were and the waiter said "I'll follow up again. We are very busy tonight." Of course you're busy tonight!! It's Valentine's Day! I was so embarrassed at the service and regretted taking my girlfriend here as wanted it to be an amazing night. Finally after another 10 minutes the drinks arrives, they plonked a bottle of Asahi down (did not pour it) which seemed like it had been sitting out of the fridge a while. We ordered 2 cocktails right away pre emptively to avoid waiting again and they came out much faster (probably pre prepared). The 3rd dish (duck) completely lacked flavour.

Dessert was amazing though!

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JB
1 review
Dined on 13 February 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

We had a great evening and it was a wonderful experience.

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CS
1 review
Dined on 10 February 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

The food and experience at Om Nom was absolutely amazing and I loved every bit of our night!

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AW
1 review
Dined on 9 February 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 4Ambience 4

The desserts are impeccable! The flavours and the presentation are beyond any other dessert place I have ever been to. And the table next to us said that their savoury dishes were amazing, too!

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TF
1 review
Dined on 9 February 2019
Overall 3Food 5Service 2Ambience 3

The service wasn't a standard I expected. We were seated 15 mins late within a 2hr strict seating high tea. We went for bottomless sparkling but didn't get our first glass until 20 mins in. My glass was left empty twice during that time. It's not worth the money. Shane given the food is fantastic.

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T
1 review
Dined on 8 February 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

We went to Om Nom for dessert and cocktails - the menu was fantastic, as was the food, drinks and service. We ordered the Strawberry Kisses, Sticks and Stones, and the Sex on St Kilda Beach. The staff explained each dessert and drink as they brought them out and it was clear the staff were proud of their work. Loved how unique each drink and dessert was. Would definitely be keen to come back.

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KG
1 review
Dined on 7 February 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

A really special experience. Drinks and dessert were delicious. Very Instagram-able.

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SP
1 review
Dined on 2 February 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 5

This place is delicious! I wasn't a fan of the desserts with alcohol for the high tea. A bit too strong, something berrylious would be amazing! but overall it was great! loved the savoury menu for high tea, would be great to have an interesting finger sandwich. scones would be amazing too to start of with! but it was AMAZING! I loved it all!

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AM
1 review
Dined on 1 February 2019
Overall 2Food 2Service 1Ambience 3

Service was poor. We sat for 10 minutes without a menu. We were the only ones there. The waitress just was not interested. The waffles were dry. A really underwhelming experience which was a shame because we booked brunch for a special occasion.

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AA
1 review
Dined on 1 February 2019
Overall 2Food 2Service 4Ambience 3

Had high expectations and was a bit disappointed that none of the deserts were alcohol free

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MD
1 review
Dined on 27 January 2019
Overall 3Food 3Service 1Ambience 4

Service was horrible, all they wanted was for us to know how we were taking too long and how long our table was booked for. At that point, when we actually wanted to order, no one wanted to serve us and keept serving other tables who already had their food. Food was average and nothing very special beside the desert which were unique. Would not go ever again...

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OE
1 review
Dined on 27 January 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Had high tea. Was excellent food and fabulous service

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T
2 reviews
Dined on 27 January 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

The service was great and the food was delicious. I love high tea and this place did not disappoint. Onion tart was my favourite.

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PZ
1 review
Dined on 26 January 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

The service was incredible. The dessert degustation was incredible. Incredible incredible incredible

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A
1 review
Dined on 26 January 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

We had a cancellation from another restaurant leaving us in a panic. We'd planned a high tea as a special present for our friend's birthday. Om Nom saved the day! The food blew us away and the staff perfected our experience.

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DS
1 review
Dined on 21 January 2019
Overall 2Food 3Service 4Ambience 4

Expensive and portion sizes are very small- however the desserts are spectacular ! Good to go for dessert and coffee - or a drink

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KS
2 reviews
Dined on 21 January 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

What a fabulous evening! The food and cocktails were superb, and our waitress was delightful with fantastic service. Great options for gluten and dairy free also which was helpful. The only thing that let the night down was the bar service, it was very slow getting drinks throughout the meal (even though the bar wasn’t crowded) however once we spoke to our waitress she rectified this very promptly. Overall a fantastic night out and would highly recommend it to others.

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JT
1 review
Dined on 20 January 2019
Overall 3Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

The service and ambience was fantastic. However, the value for money of the high tea was not. We left feeling rather unsatisfied. The inventiveness of what we at is commendable, but the value for the money of what we received was not. Thus I probably will not be visiting again, nor will I be recommending this place to others.

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VM
1 review
Dined on 19 January 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

We had a lovely afternoon at Om Nom for afternoon tea to celebrate my birthday. The service was attentive without being so nvasive & the waiters & waitresses did all they could to make it a fabulous experience.
As one of our party was too unwell to come we will be back to share the same experience with her.

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C
1 review
Dined on 17 January 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Fantastic dessert degustation with excellent service

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JA
1 review
Dined on 16 January 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

We had an extremely delicious breakfast in which the smashed avo would be the best I've ever eaten!! Service and ambience exceptional . My dessert style peanut butter waffle was delicious.

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RY
1 review
Dined on 16 January 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

This was my second visit to Om Nom and both have been equally excellent. The desserts and cocktails are beautiful to look at and delicious to taste. The service is absolutely excellent. Definitely recommend.

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KW
1 review
Dined on 13 January 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

We were welcomed immediately by kind and attentive staff and the food was absolutely delicious. Will highly recommend to others

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EF
1 review
Dined on 13 January 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

The service was attentive without being intrusive. The food was so visually engaging; the placement, colours, shapes and attention to detail, it was as if you had been presented with a piece of food art. Each small portion was unique and sufficient, you didn't feel overwhelmed from all the offerings after eating. The flavours and textures were such contrasts, my favourite was the Parmesan pannacotta, smooth sharp and crunch! It was lovely to find out that there will be a new menu in two weeks- can't wait to return

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AP
2 reviews
Dined on 12 January 2019
Overall 3Food 3Service 4Ambience 4

I was disappointed with the experience. I thought it was expensive for the amount of food you received and the food was just ok, not mind blowing as expected from the hype. Service was good.

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DB
1 review
Dined on 11 January 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Wow! Where do I start? My partner and I dined at Om Nom on Friday 11th January 2019. We opted for the 'Feed me' which was 5 savoury plates and 4 sweet plates. The savoury plates were all a great combination of flavour, texture and visual appeal. Some of the highlights were the beautifully fresh oysters, crispy and delicious pork belly salad, and the tender melt-in-your mouth beef cheek. Then we were welcomed into Om Nom's dessert world, and we were not disappointed! The first two plates were 'fruit' desserts. The strawberry and cream dessert was a masterpiece in visual appearance as well as taste, texture and smell. We then were given the 'chocolate' desserts. We received a traditional Cuban cigar box where inside we would find a smoked chocolate cigar. Wow!! I have never seen anything like this and it's no surprise that this dish is so popular at Om Nom. All of the food we were served was presented immaculately and with great professionalism by the staff who also took the time to explain the components of each dish. It was truly a remarkable experience and I haven't even mention the spectacular cocktails. A sex on the beach that is literally served as a beach. We will definitely be dining here again and encourage anyone reading this review to go and try it as well. Thank you Om Nom!

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PP
1 review
Dined on 10 January 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 4

The place has an awesome atmosphere and the people that work there actually love doing so which is good to see.

They are informed with what the meals are about and have a charm about them that actually makes you order more than you want doing so with pleasure

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OT
2 reviews
Dined on 5 January 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

The marshmallow colada wasn’t too sweet and tasted of marshmallow. Medium size dishes of scallops and belly pork salad were enough before the desserts. Sticks and stones was excellent but the peanut butter dessert was a little too sickly and out of balance

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A
1 review
Dined on 5 January 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

It was a good experience to have dinner in this restaurant with a perfect ambiance.

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C
1 review
Dined on 5 January 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Absolutely breathtaking and amazing! Will definitely come back

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NB
1 review
Dined on 4 January 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Had the seven course degustation with my husband which included four deserts! Well worth the money, would highly recommend.

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AW
2 reviews
Dined on 4 January 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 3Ambience 4

Om Nom is well known for its desserts, which is the justification for the cost for all signature desserts to be over $25. Desserts are extravagant and pieces of art. So it's somewhere you would go for special occasions unless you're rich and love desserts.
The venue is quiet and dimly lit; ambience good for a romantic date. Bookings are advised if you want to dine at popular times.
Service was good but there wee times I had to call for the wait staff's attention, even though there were many standing around.
My recommendation is to have photos available for each of the desserts. Especially since tourists and foodies love taking pictures of these pieces of art, and are just as invested in the look not just the ingredients. Pictures do not need to be printed for each menu (considering the menu changes periodically and this could get expensive). But they could at least have them posted on the Om Nom website gallery. This will help customers with their menu selection and increase customer attendances, especially to show new menu items.

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