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Red Spice Road

27 McKillop Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia (Melbourne CBD)
+61396031601
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Ranked #62 of 4,026 Restaurants in Melbourne
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $20 - $33
Cuisines: Asian
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Melbourne CBD
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Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • English first
  • Portuguese first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Staff were polite friendly and efficient. We were seated immediately at this communal dining restaurant staff had great knowledge of this delicious menu food was delicious. 2 dishes and rice more than enough to feed 2 hungry adults

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Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014 via mobile

This restaurant was chosen for us by our friend's son so we had no idea what to expect. It had a pleasant welcoming buzz with plenty of atmosphere - long tables, high tables and a gigantic red lantern in the middle. We had a high table and decided on the small banquet. Our waitress was friendly, helpful and attentive without... More

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Mooloolaba, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

The Pork Belly was ridiculously good, service and ambiance was great. Loved the seating, being seated on a big long table, with random strangers next to you can be a great experience when you are travelling!

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Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Loved the food at this place. Lamb Ribs were amazing, just salivating writing about them. Other dishes were great too, Pork Belly, Goat Rendang and Salads were standouts. Lovely cocktails and ambiance too. Highly recommended.

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Melbourne, Australia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

very noisy but great food not good in large group couldn't hear person next to you, better options out there

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Samos, Greece
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

So loud-just wish they could do something about the surfaces, because the food is good and have large tables for groups

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Perth
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37 reviews 37 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

This was the 2nd time we went to Red Spice Road and it was just as good. The pork belly was excellent and I would have it every night if I could. The rabbit stir fry, goat curry and shredded chicken salad were also hits. The beef cheeks were good but not as much as a hit. They have changed... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

The wait staff were rude, no explanation of dishes, ribs were cold and overall the experience was a disappointment. Don't go out of your way for this over-rated restaurant. There are plenty of other great places.

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Brisbane, Australia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Went out after work with colleagues/friends with no expectations. Wow. The food was amazing! Chose not to do the banquette, instead we each ordered and shared a dish. In hindsight, as each dish was so well constructed, would like to taste every dish on the menu. (Hope you know what I mean..) Now feel like I've probably missed eating a... More

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Geelong Bellarine, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

great food, expensive drinks- dislike the tables….. happy enough to eat like that but not in such pricey place

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