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Cumulus Inc.

) #34 of 3,418 Restaurants in Melbourne ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ European, , Vegetarian Friendly
45 Flinders La, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9650 1445
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
07:00 - 23:00All hours
European, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
45 Flinders La, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of my favourites in Melbourne. All the meals were fantastic especially the salads and crudités. The dumplings were like eating clouds! An absolute delight and if you can't get a table try cumulus up upstairs.

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Waiting for a show to start at 45 Downstairs? Cumulus Inc is the perfect pre- show bar/restaurant. Thursday night - earlyish. So not so hard to get a seat. We sat at the end of the bar - comfy enough. Just wanted something to eat...More

Thank J4jools
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A small group of three friends for looking for a suitable venue on Moomba parade morning for breakfast, we stumbled across this hip eatery in flinders lane. The menu was not your standard and refreshing to see some ethnic diversity offerings for breakfast. I opted...More

Thank Virginia W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sensational food from start to finish matched with superb wines Helpful engaging staff Thank you Bella Best steak I've ever tasted Beautiful oysters Lovely snapper You could easily walk past this place but I suggest you don't

Thank steve m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have had dinner here on two occasions one two years ago and again last night with a group of 8. From start to finish it was a superb experience. We were greeted warmly and well looked after. We have the Chef Shared Menu. As...More

Thank Lanka99
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter eats here regularly as she lives close so she insisted we ate here when I came to visit her . I had a fab breakfast with great coffee ...and the almond croissants are a must....just delicious!

Thank jacksonu601
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great late breakfast here. Loads of atmosphere and delicious food. A great place to relax with friends and enjoy the treats.

Thank O2270TJmaryc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This review is for the associated upstairs restaurant, Cumulus Up. We had a wonderful tapas-style meal (special of steak tartare and the hassleback potatoes were divine!) with carefully selected Shiraz from an extensively stocked cellar. The service was flawless, attentive and professional at all times....More

Thank NorthernBeachesFam
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

A great atmosphere with food and service to match! Enjoyed a nice evening with business colleague at the 2nd floor restaurant (2 floors with different vibes). The 2nd floor is more wine oriented versus beer on the first. Menu was simple with nice variety of...More

Thank wood7indiana
Reviewed 13 July 2017

The place is situated just at the heart of Melbourne CBD. With a high ceiling, well ventilated and open kitchen, the ambience was good. The restaurant does not have reservation so expect for some waiting game for your turn. Average waiting time for a brunch...More

Thank Julius L
Central Business District
Full of discovery and delight, Melbourne’s laneways
tease the imagination long after you’ve put your weary
feet up to rest. They weave through the heart of the
city: cafes, bars, restaurants and boutiques,
throbbing with conversation and espresso coffee. You
never quite know what you’ll find around the next
corner: cobblestone alleys, old beer barrel hoists and
even vats of simmering organic soup. There is the air
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16 October 2016|
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Response from Brian F | Reviewed this property |
I don't, as I'm a patron! Phone or email Cumulus and ask
Gail C
7 December 2015|
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Response from Angela J | Reviewed this property |
Hi Gail C You will need to contact cumulus inc direct. I am sure they will be able to accomodate your request. There food is fabulous so I am sure you would not be disappointed with the quality of produce and... More
3 July 2015|
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Response from Anubhav C | Reviewed this property |
It's only a restaurant and I doubt it has wifi.I think there are far better breakie places in Melbourne, this one is far too over rated.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 32
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
08:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Flinders La, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9650 1445
  • E-mail
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