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Red Pepper Indian Restaurant

14 -16 Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9654 5714
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good42%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
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14 -16 Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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1 - 10 of 288 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

A pretty good place, simple ambience, very pleasant and friendly staff. The food is good and appetizing. It's a pity that they do not have any tandoori food in the afternoons. The goat curry is excellent so are the kebabs. The Biryani is pretty decent....More

1  Thank apintolobo
Reviewed 6 days ago

We came here because it was my partners birthday and he is obsessed with indian food. We also spent a long time in India. This restaurant is great, our food was absolutely amazing. I didn't want it to end. We ordered quite a lot. We...More

Thank Nicole546829
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everything is absolutely great. It's so much different from many Indian restaurants we have been through as end of the meal we don't feel thirsty.I guess they might have made their own curry paste as I can taste a lot of herb and spices as...More

Thank Sarinya S
Reviewed 14 July 2017

What a fantastic find close to our hotel which caught our eye hopping off the tram later in the evening. Great selection of dishes on the menu. Worth visiting.

Thank 626Krystyna
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere is perfect, the staff are friendly and service is prompt. All the food was very tasty from the starters to the mains and the breads were the best we have had. It offers a different twist on Indian food we have experienced and...More

Thank ian6633
Reviewed 2 July 2017

In my travels around the world, I have always been able to find good to great Indian food and I was not disappointed in Melbourne. While I prefer for the main course to be the star of my meal, it was the Manchurian Gobhi (cauliflower)...More

Thank BeenThereFromPTY
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

We had came from Tasmania, to enjoy our holidays in Melbourne. And by passing the street we saw the red pepper Indian restaurant and we entered it was good atmosphere. The food was really awsome. The curries and especially hats of to the chef who...More

Thank kammmo
Reviewed 26 June 2017

We enjoyed nice tasty food here and there seemed a good range on the menu. The staff are pleasant, however, could do with some training. They are not present much of the time and we were left with piles of plates on our small table....More

Thank Alicadd
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Went for a dinner. The options are pretty good and good options for veg and non veg food. The tandoori paneer was amazing. So was the kunna paneer. The mustard fish curry should had some more mustard. It was good, just hoped to have a...More

Thank Kiran K
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Hard to choose what not to order last time so I'm going back. Lovely fresh ingredients and hot and spicy too. Excellent value.

Thank Nancy L
Locals know that Chinatown is the tried and true place
to eat before hitting the nightclub scene. The place
simply buzzes, and the well-preserved buildings exude
a sense of Imperial China stemming from immigration
over a century ago. In restaurant after restaurant on
Little Bourke Street, you'll find delicious dishes
such as sizzling honeyed prawns, and value for your
money. Stately matrons oversee family kitchens serving
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24 April 2017|
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Response from RedPepperRestaurant | Property representative |
Hi Jim Just to confirm, we have made this booking for you. Our phone number is (03) 9654 5714 if you like to make any changes. Kind regards Red Pepper
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 12
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 -16 Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9654 5714
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