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The Long Room

162-168 Collins street, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
03 9663 7226
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Ranked #855 of 4,030 Restaurants in Melbourne
Price range: $5 - $22
Cuisines: Sushi, Asian, Mediterranean, Tapas
Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night
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English first
Rockhampton
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 NEW

Fabulous tapas with quick and efficient service. We rang late to make a booking and they were very helpful and accommodating to find us a table. We were in Melbourne to celebrate our wedding anniversary and they gave us a complimentary cocktail to help celebrate. Tyson, thanks for the great service and experience, great job.

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kiwis in oz
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

Love this restaurant, close to the Stamford Plaza, has a great vibe,fantastic tasty tapas and sushi at a great price and gorgeous cocktail. Especially the One night in Paris, absolutely divine! The happy hour specials are well worth it. It is very popular with the after work crowd on a friday night so I recommend booking a table or booth... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

nice cosy bar/club in Melbourne, always busy. the food is very nice there. had lots of fun with my friends. only thing i dont like this place is it gets really hot inside, but very cold near the entrance. :(

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Sydney, Australia
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69 reviews 69 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

I caught up with a friend at Long Room for few drinks and bite to eat on a Wednesday night and had a great time. Service is really friendly and attentive, we arrived at 6 pm and left around 10, my only quibble is that later it got seemed hard to get wait staff to table for order as fewer... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

love this place especially on fridays- bartenders are friendly and know their stuff. Great music and crowd. Very warm and cosy in winter too. :)

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014 via mobile

I was halfway through drinking my $10 drink when a waiter took it away while I wasn't looking. He filled it with rubbish before I had a chance to tell him that I wasn't finished and when I informed him that I wasn't finished he was completely unapologetic and simply laughed and walked away, didn't even offer to replace my... More

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melbourne
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149 restaurant reviews
126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

Their $29.50 all you can eat tapas and $5 beer or wine and $10 cocktail happy hours are great. Food is very good quality , the pork belly being the standout. Go early as it gets packed, but it's packed for a reason, it's good.

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Melbourne, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Went here for pre-theater food & drinks the other night. What can I say but have found the perfect place to meet friends before a show. The All You Can Eat Tapas for $29.. well.. say no more. It was by far some of the best tasting tapas in Melbourne and a really terrific selection. To top it all off... More

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21 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

I went for a pre show dinner at the Long Room last week. We booked so we were given a free drink on arrival! We had the $29 All you can eat Tapas. There is a large range of tapas options, all were pretty delicious. The apple and prawn salad and the pork belly were the winners in my option.... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

On a Saturday night my friend (Indian male) and I (Asian male) were denied entry into the Long Room. We were very well dressed (easily exceed the dress code), and perfectly sober. The reason given was that there was a function at the time and only certain guests are allowed. After some subsequent observation we were convinced that this was... More

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

Thank you for your review @mzalbatross. I'm sorry that Saturday evening wasn't as you had hoped. As mentioned in your review, due to how busy the venue was over the weekend we did have to limit entry to guests who were attending functions or who had registered a guest list. We recommend that all guests attending the venue later on... More

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