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Alasya Restaurant

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555 Sydney Rd | Brunswick, Melbourne, Victoria 3056, Australia
(03) 9387 0713
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10:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 11:00 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2 of 5 stars
Good but not great

Went back to Alasya for the second time in 20 years (not exactly regulars) and apart from the size of the place, not much has changed in that time. The food is tasty and reasonably priced and the service is pleasant enough, which is just as well because the decor (timber panelling and worn out... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed October 15, 2012
panther029
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Melbourne, Australia
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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 NEW

The size of the donner kebabs never disappoints. They're BIG. All of the meat dishes are delicious. I just feel that in recent years, the prices have gone up too much. The warm mushroom dip goes great with the freshly baked Turkish bread.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

We have been going there for 20 years and it has the best dips (pumpkin, avocado and spinach dips are very good and fresh), bread (fresh, hot and generous)and pides that you will eat. I have eaten some pretty ordinary Turkish food overseas and this is a lot better.The décor is pretty dated, but you do not eat the décor.... More 

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Brunswick, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

We got food hir twice and both of the times take away cause we dont think its cozy to sitt there or find the service good enogh to dine there, both of the time we got home missing dishes we orderd and payed for .the meat is dry and boring ,bad service.we not going hir anymore.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

We got food from here twice during our time in Melbourne and it was excellent, although interestingly the second time they tried to charge us more than the prices they have on their online menu. We stood our ground and got the correct price. Not the type of place I'd choose to eat in though. Get a take-out and do... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

The interior atmosphere makes you feel you bad, it needs to be renovated. Service attitude of waiter is poor . Service speed fast. Food price is reasonable and tasty . I did not like chicken döner. Bread is 1.5 dolar per person, it is eat as much as you can. It is a good deal . I will not come... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

Get your middle eastern food fix here. This one has been operating for a very long time. Lots of competition in this street but we think this one is best value. We get here at least two or three times a year. Great range of bread/dips, pides and meat dishes. It is never going to win a decor award but... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2012

Went back to Alasya for the second time in 20 years (not exactly regulars) and apart from the size of the place, not much has changed in that time. The food is tasty and reasonably priced and the service is pleasant enough, which is just as well because the decor (timber panelling and worn out furniture) is quite dreary. In... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2012

This Turkish restaurant has been around for a long time. I stopped going there two years ago when the waitress tried to charge stuff we didn't order. The waitress placed a basket of bread on our table when we sat down. As we hadn't ordered it I thought it was free. I queried the charge when I saw it on... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2008

Excellent value with laughable service. Recommend the Pankar dip and pide.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 555 Sydney Rd | Brunswick, Melbourne, Victoria 3056, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: (03) 9387 0713

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Turkish
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm

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