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Mama Rumaan

161 Harbour Esp, Melbourne, Victoria 3008, Australia
+61 3 8623 9690
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good36%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
Middle Eastern, Arabic, Lebanese, Mediterranean, Egyptian, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
161 Harbour Esp, Melbourne, Victoria 3008, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Looking for somewhere to eat in Melbourne that was Coeliac friendly proved more difficult than I expected, Mana Rumaan was able to serve me up a meal that I felt confident eating, as they understood the difference between serving Gluten Free food & ensuring that...More

Thank gluvian
AtlanticGroup, Manager at Mama Rumaan, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi There, thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. We're so thrilled we could accommodate and that you enjoyed your experience. Best, Mama Rumaan

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent food, superb service and reasonably priced. Tries several dishes and all were delicious. Overall, had a lovely time in a large group. Interestingly, recipes of certain dishes were written on the toilet door, which I put down to wacky sense of humour.

Thank SalmanLondon
AtlanticGroup, Manager at Mama Rumaan, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi there, thanks so much for taking the time to leave your feedback. We're thrilled to hear you enjoyed your experience and hope to have you back again soon. Thanks, Mama Rumaan Team

Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

Nice venue easy parking nearby food was different specially the felafels full of flavour and no chickpea in sight Salads very good friendly helpful waiters Would go back again Thanks

Thank Colleen S
AtlanticGroup, Manager at Mama Rumaan, responded to this reviewResponded June 21, 2018

Hi Colleen, thank you for taking the time to leave us with your feedback. We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed everything and hope to see you again soon. Thanks, Mama Rumaan Team

Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

Just enjoyed a family dinner with my wife and children aged 11 and 16, the food was fantastic and we all enjoyed the fried cauliflower and amazing meat dishes served by there friendly staff. Can’t wait to return

Thank Justin D
AtlanticGroup, Manager at Mama Rumaan, responded to this reviewResponded June 5, 2018

Thanks for taking some time to leave us with your feedback Justin. We are so pleased to hear you and your family had a wonderful dining experience with us. Looking forward to having you back soon. Thanks, Mama Rumaan Team

Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

So an early mother’s day dinner on scold and wet Friday night, we were all there . Some mezza starters then small mains for a mostly vegetarian group. Food great, good beer and entertaining wait staff. Very quiet, is this the Docklands effect!! Well worth...More

Thank tonygrey62
AtlanticGroup, Manager at Mama Rumaan, responded to this reviewResponded May 17, 2018

Hi, thank you for taking the time to leave us with your feedback. We are so happy to hear you and your family celebrated a wonderful early Mother's Day and hope we can see you again soon. Thanks, Mama Rumaan Team

Reviewed May 2, 2018

A friend and I returned to this restaurant after last dining there a few months ago. Whilst not vegetarian I ordered the vegetatarian platter which was a substantial meal for $15. It also included a glass of wine for $5 extra when ordering the lunch...More

Thank tommomelbourne
AtlanticGroup, Manager at Mama Rumaan, responded to this reviewResponded May 2, 2018

Hello, thanks for taking the time to leave your feedback, we are so happy to hear your experience has been postive and that you enjoyed your lunch. Looking forward to seeing you again, hopefully soon! Thanks, Mama Rumaan Team

Reviewed April 30, 2018

We celebrated a family birthday at Mama Rumaan yesterday with our ages ranging from 11 to 85 years. We all loved the fresh tasty food and the whole dining experience aided by our wonderful waiter Federico.I would return just for the tabbouleh.! It was all...More

Thank Margaret E
AtlanticGroup, Manager at Mama Rumaan, responded to this reviewResponded May 2, 2018

Hi Margaret, thank you for taking some time to share your feedback with us. We are so pleased to hear you had a wonderful dining experience and that Federico was able to help in the festivities! We are definitely looking forward to having you back...More

Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

Food was tasty however way overpriced and portions are tappas size. $5 for flatbread which really is a thin version of naan bread. $7 for a small container of garlic. The chef was Indian so very noticeable of the non authentic Lebanese flavours. Being a...More

1  Thank Jason D
AtlanticGroup, Manager at Mama Rumaan, responded to this reviewResponded April 11, 2018

Hi Jason, thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We strive to provide all customers with an exceptional and authentic dining experience. We appreciate your feedback for consideration. Thanks, Mama Rumaan

Reviewed March 11, 2018

Really enjoyed our dinner in Mama Rumaan. The service was very friendly and efficient, and most importantly the food was really good. We ordered a variety of plates to share, and everything was very tasty. We got lots of food so took home what we...More

Thank Kitty63Melbourne
AtlanticGroup, Manager at Mama Rumaan, responded to this reviewResponded March 15, 2018

Hello, thank you for taking the time to leave us with your feedback. We are so happy to hear you had such a wonderful dining experience and hope to see you again soon. Thanks, Mama Rumaan

Reviewed March 11, 2018

After walking around the pier to see what restaurants were close by, we found Mama Rumaan, and what a find it was! The service was great, checking in constantly and giving us recommendations to help us choose from their delicious menu! We ended up picking...More

Thank jasmine f
AtlanticGroup, Manager at Mama Rumaan, responded to this reviewResponded March 15, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave us with your feedback Jasmine. We are so pleased you stumbled across us and had a wonderful experience. Hope to see you again soon. Thanks, Mama Rumaan Team

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
$9 - $40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 161 Harbour Esp, Melbourne, Victoria 3008, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: +61 3 8623 9690
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Description
The authority on food from Middle East because she lives and breathes it - it's her heritage, her culture, and she's been on this earth long enough Mama Rumaan will be Melbourne's newest destination for Middle Eastern street food - serving cuisine from Egypt, Lebanon, Israel and a collection of other neighbouring regions. This contemporary canteen will offer a vibrant menu designed to share,
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