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Humble House

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11 Church St, Brighton, Bayside, Victoria 3186, Australia
+61 3 9592 6747
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Melbourne, Australia
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Consistently good food. Nothing super unusual. Just solid home style Chinese. Not too expensive and the lunch specials are great. Nice people, also.

Thank robert g
Melbourne, Australia
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30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went last night and love love love the quality from when you are ushered to your seat to when you leave. I. Between these things, the food was beautiful with extra large serves. Tip for future visitors.. Do not order a dish each person!!! 3 mains are more than enough for 4 people. Food was fresh tasting, with none of... More 

Thank Andrew R
Sydney, Australia
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146 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Good for a group booking - they have a private room upstairs. Food was only OK - I think we expect more from chinese restaurants/menus these days ... a little more adventure, perhaps? Typical, old-style chinese food.

Thank Aussie47
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

As always we were greeted with a friendly smile and were seated quickly. BYO is our preference and an Ice Bucket was prompt. No complaints about the quality of the food which was brought out as requested. Never any issues and love the staff's white crisp cuffed shirts.

Thank Kelvin O
New Zealand
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54 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

We had takeaways from here. It was pretty bad - tasted more like food court Chinese. The wontons were so small we shouldn't have bothered. We were disappointed and won't risk trying again.

Thank MrsC32
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 28 February 2017

This is a gem. Exquisite food, attentive and friendly staff all wrapped up in a boutique restaurant. On one of our visits my wife was told there wasn't lobster available, so she ordered it for our next trip weeks later. As we walked in the door we were greeted with "the lobster lady is here!" Variety of food is outstanding... More 

Thank rod n
Geelong, Australia
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54 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

For a celebration, and if you enjoy excellent food, this is the place. The highlights of our meals were the oysters (a selection ), and the lobster mornays. They are somewhat expensive, but we don't mind paying a bit more if the dish is so delicious that it stays in your mind. Maybe the food appears to be so much... More 

Thank Rolf M
Melbourne, Australia
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61 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2017

This place sells great Chinese and Cantonese food. We come here often and we always enjoy it. The staff are really friendly and give children lollies when they leave. It is a wonderful place to eat in and the atmosphere and the facilities are really nice. We really enjoy it here and recommend it for people who want some good... More 

Thank Advlex
Melbourne, Australia
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017

VG food .Service VG .Food is tasty and fresh, Staff very attentive, easy parking.BYO or licensed. Very busy place.

Thank KASHO2013
1 review
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

My husband and I are regulars at Humble House. I really believe that this place rocks. Food is outstanding, service is great and atmosphere is excellent. We recommended this restaurant to many of our friends and no one was ever disappointed.

Thank Nonna M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 18 - US$ 26
Chinese, Asian, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Church St, Brighton, Bayside, Victoria 3186, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Bayside  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9592 6747

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