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Rice Paper Scissors

19 Liverpool Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9663 9890
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Asian, Thai, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
19 Liverpool Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I came here after being recommended it and it was well worth it!! The food is amazing and he price tag is great! Must come

Thank Luke K
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lunch on a Sunday hint get there early if you don't have a booking we arrived just before opening an lucky to get a table outside. They allow 1.1/2hrs which is fine. I think great value chose the $59 lunch which is for 2 get...More

Thank snoopkitty o
Reviewed 3 days ago

Been here a couple of times already and the standard just remains the same, if not increases! Amazing value for money. The dishes are well set out and i especially enjoyed the satay dips, rice fillings and salads. The way the food was prepared also...More

Thank Tony M
Reviewed 6 days ago

Really good sticky pork belly! Remember to make a reservation before going. Good value when opt for the set menu

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Extremely busy even on a weeknight. Had to wait for an hour to be seated.Prices are pretty high but quality is fantastic.

Thank crazee4food
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have no other word than Fantastic. The food, the staff, the atmosphere are all superb. Ou group of 4 people enjoyed this place immensely and highly recommend it.

Thank Bob G
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is very popular on the weekends and you can't book. You need to get about half an hour before it opens to get a seat in the first sitting. Each sitting is 75 minutes.My wife and I were seated on the bar near...More

Thank MAS06
Reviewed 1 week ago

pork belly, lamb ribs, soft shell crab rolls, all totally delish. Cocktails also good, service friendly and helpful and efficient. Highly recommend.

Thank dinnergirls
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had dinner for two here Monday night bit of a wait to get in though, three quarters of an hour. Food and cocktails great, good prices, but out of the Duck was disappointing. Great service don't get a seat near the door to cold.

Thank Wayne S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived at 5:30pm on a Thursday to a queue out the front but got in as soon as the door opened. The staff were super friendly and accommodating and the food was delicious. We shared 5 dishes between two ($59) and it was plenty...More

Thank neatsy77
Nearby
Chinatown
Locals know that Chinatown is the tried and true place
to eat before hitting the nightclub scene. The place
simply buzzes, and the well-preserved buildings exude
a sense of Imperial China stemming from immigration
over a century ago. In restaurant after restaurant on
Little Bourke Street, you'll find delicious dishes
such as sizzling honeyed prawns, and value for your
money. Stately matrons oversee family kitchens serving
...More
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Sally S
April 9, 2017|
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Response from Alison F | Reviewed this property |
I am unsure, but ring them to check is my best advise.
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Karabi R
March 20, 2017|
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Response from Chichi66201 | Reviewed this property |
Open until 11:00pm
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Ervinv44
October 21, 2016|
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Response from Malvolio | Reviewed this property |
You cannot book for dinner. It is too popular. They have an efficient system, though. You line up and they take your name and number. You go off for a drink at any of the surrounding wine bars and they text you when your... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$12
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Liverpool Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Chinatown
  • Neighborhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9663 9890
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Description
Rice Paper Scissors is modeled on the hawker dining bars of South East Asia with a shared-eating concept being the focus of our offering. We aim to serve only the freshest ingredients, sourced organically and ethically where possible - and all our sauces, pates and relishes are made in-house.
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