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Rumi

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116 Lygon St, Brunswick East, Moreland, Victoria 3057, Australia
+61 3 9388 8255
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18:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 18:00 - 22:00
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305 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Rumi just gets better each time. One of the few restaurants that you could quite easily just eat the small side dishes and be happily satisfied. The fried cauliflower, Persian meatballs, beans and rice pilaf are all excellent. Flavours from all over the world cooked perfectly. Highly recommended.

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Thank Larry S
Melbourne
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ate at Rumis for my birthday and I enjoyed every mouthful. We opted for a classic banquet which consisted of 5 courses for $55. Each course consisted of approx 4-5 dishes with each person getting to try every dish. There was more than enough food, so much in fact we couldn't finish everything. The salads we had were so refreshing... More 

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Thank LorinE-lovestotravel
Hong Kong, China
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48 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here for dinner with a group of 5 including a young child. The restaurant is family friendly and the food is geared towards sharing plates. We ordered the sea bass, the lamb, meatballs, two salads, the prawns, the feta cigar borek and rice and some side dips. All came reasonably quickly and the waitress who served us was... More 

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Thank historicnacho008
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

Middle eastern Restaurant should receive REWARDS for Excellence in Staff Service, Customer Satisfaction, Cleanliness and Amazing Food! My birthday dinner party of 27 people was amazing. Right down to the correct lighting! Food come out all at once with a number of staff serving at the same time! Staff gave us a personal touch. Since making the booking I had... More 

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Thank Kkrock C
Adelaide, Australia
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63 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Have been here several times when visiting from interstate & always look forward to dinner as a special experience. This visit I came away less enthusiastic - staff were friendly, food was satisfactory but the rushed delivery of courses spoiled it all. On booking we'd been made aware that there was a 2 hr turn around time & were fine... More 

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Thank Ginger151219
Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

We ate here recently again and loved the food - fresh, vibrant and extremely tasty. The duck skewers were the stand out dish for us but everything was lovely.

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Thank ContentedTraveller51
Perth, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

We have been here 3 times now since moving to Melbourne 4 months ago, the food is really nice, arrives quickly and is well priced. If we want a quick family wholesome meal this is the place. Slow cooked Lamb shoulder, potatoes yum! Grilled Eggplant, vegetables all cooked uniquely. Price is good we will just keep coming back.

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Thank AlexBaldivis
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Awesome. Had the banquet and it was great food and service. Rumi cocktail was good too. Also had room for sleeping infant in pram beside the table.

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Thank Andrew P
Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Walked in on a busy Thursday night and was lucky enough to get a table. The waiter made great recommendations, beer and wine list good, servings generous. Really enjoyed the quail and lamb dishes with Freekah salad. Disappointed the goat wasn't available. Just yumm

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

I been there so many times never disappointed really amazing food and great coffee service is top class

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 13 - US$ 18
Cuisine
Lebanese, Middle Eastern, Persian, Mediterranean
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 22:00
Monday
18:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 22:00
Thursday
18:00 - 22:00
Friday
18:00 - 22:00
Saturday
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 116 Lygon St, Brunswick East, Moreland, Victoria 3057, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Moreland  >  Brunswick East
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9388 8255

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?