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The Long Room

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162-168 Collins street, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
03 9663 7226
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Today
4:00 pm - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Tue - Wed 4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thu 4:00 pm - 1:00 am
Fri 4:00 pm - 3:00 am
Sat 5:00 pm - 3:00 am
Good for:
Bar scene

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  • 22
    Excellent
  • 21
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 12
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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Upmarket bar and club in the heart of Melbourne CBD. Like most places, women will find it easier to gain entry than men. It does tend to get a bit of an older crowd (i.e. 25-35) but this usually means patrons are well-dressed and well-behaved. Music is typically R&B every time I've been here.

3 of 5 starsReviewed February 7, 2015
Mills_AU
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Sydney, Australia
Good for:
  • Bar scene
  • Dinner
  • Late Night
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English first
melbourne
Top Contributor
318 reviews 318 reviews
202 restaurant reviews
153 helpful votes 153 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

Ate here again with friends as we had told them how good the all you can eat Tapas deal was ( now $32.50 each), Happy hour cocktail 5-7pm $10 each. Firstly the venue is well set out with a variety of seating options. We booked as there was 9 of us because it does get pretty busy. The staff were... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Omg!!!! This place is fantastic couldn't fault anything..our waitress was extremely friendly and professional.the tapas we're beyond delightful and cocktails were Devine.great atmosphere and very clean..shall be back very very soon :)

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Sydney, Australia
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60 reviews 60 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

Upmarket bar and club in the heart of Melbourne CBD. Like most places, women will find it easier to gain entry than men. It does tend to get a bit of an older crowd (i.e. 25-35) but this usually means patrons are well-dressed and well-behaved. Music is typically R&B every time I've been here.

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Melbourne, Australia
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15 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 via mobile

I often go back for my favourite cocktail, might not not be the best but it touched with one of the favours - one night in paris It's popular and it alwsys queue up ...

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Sydney, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Amazing classy vibe with private booths & a toasty fireplace with a red carpet to the restaurant. Food was good with a lot of choices to pick from (e.g. sushi, dumplings, tapas, mains, dessert) and the extensive cocktails menu kept us girls there for most of the night. Security staff were lovely and took the time to take our group... More 

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Mandurah, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

We frequented The Long Room after an invitation by friends. The restaurant was so dark we could hardly read the drinks menu. We had a all you can eat Tapas, only positive was there was plenty of food, it felt like we were eating processed food that had been pre bought frozen, then deep fried or heated up, there was... More 

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Jsaint, Manager at The Long Room, responded to this review

Thank you for your honest feedback @Gagnsharn. I'm sorry to hear you didn't enjoy your meal here at Longroom last week. We do aim to please every guest that comes through the door but we do understand that with the high numbers we get coming in for dinner, it is indeed a great challenge to do so. Just a couple... More 

Adelaide
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32 reviews 32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

This place is a new favourite for me! We came as a group of 11 and the only thing I didn't like was that it was hard to read the menu - it's really dark in here...but that adds to the cool vibe of the place! Nice lounge area to sit in,Friendly staff. Great Tapas selecton - my only unfulfilled... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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98 restaurant reviews
392 helpful votes 392 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Came here for my husband’s birthday and it was great. Despite the fact that my husband didn’t have the exact perfect shoes required in the dress code, they gave him a pass considering it was early in the night. The music was good, the drinks were good and the place was huge so you don’t feel suffocated with all the... More 

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

This was a revisit to the Longroom, I had previously dined here in February of this year twice while on business and the food was good. Two of us on business decided to have Tapas since the place was close and I am familiar with the food and location to the hotel. On entering, the place was at a good... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014 via mobile

Recommended by a bouncer at another club... Dressed smart, have the money to spend... Bouncers at the main door have small man syndrome.. Wouldn't bother wasting your time, plenty of other hidden upmarket bars that are classy and want the clientele!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 162-168 Collins street, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: 03 9663 7226

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 19
  • Cuisine: Mediterranean, Sushi, Asian, Tapas

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene
Open Hours
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
4:00 pm - 1:00 am
Friday
4:00 pm - 3:00 am
Saturday
5:00 pm - 3:00 am

Questions & Answers

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