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Nasi Lemak House

115 Grattan St | Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia
+61 3 9348 4900
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good26%
  • Average29%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“nasi goreng” (3 reviews)
“coconut rice” (2 reviews)
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Asian, Malaysian, Halal
115 Grattan St | Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia
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Reviewed March 1, 2018

I go to this place on a weekly, if not bi-weekly basis, the food is always amazing! Personal favourites are Chicken Nasi Goreng with Omlette, and Chicken Char Kuay Teow. Price is reasonable, and speed of fulfilling the order is acceptable.

Thank Constant_Traveller04
Reviewed January 24, 2018 via mobile

1. Traditional Malaysian hawker style food. Nasi goreng. ....etc. Had the fried chicken with rice. Very large portion but way too greasy. Clean restaurant with outside seating available. Price $.

Thank Tamzid F
Reviewed November 28, 2017 via mobile

Been hunting for some familiar food n saw this. Real authentic Malaysian food right in the heart of Melbourne. Super delicious. The fried chicken is a must try. Serving for the laksa is huge and yummy. Generous serving. Seafood fried rice has wok hei, making...More

1  Thank Sharie L
Reviewed October 13, 2017 via mobile

I would say not so tasty. You should improve and hirer a better chef to cook your meal. The Nasi Goreng and Kueh Tiaw Goreng is tastless and if I got choice I wouldnt eat it. Pls improve and improve to better

1  Thank Ridzuan Z
Reviewed May 15, 2017 via mobile

Found this place by Menulog as we were on the hunt for Char Kway Teow. We got the chicken and the seafood. I found it to be of good flavour but was way too hot for my liking. I ordered off Menulog and there was...More

Thank Sarah J
Reviewed April 22, 2017 via mobile

Eyeing this little place for three days now, I finally got to check it out only to be disappointed with cracked teeth from this little pebble in the food. I always try Char Kway Teow (CKT) at my first visit to any Malaysian place, almost...More

Thank TOsunnyfirst
Reviewed April 16, 2017

Melbourne boasts of a couple of top Malaysian restaurants offering the all time favourite - Nasi Lemak. NL house came recommended. I found the helpings large, but could have been better if there were more of the cucumbers, eggs, ikan bilis and sambal. Good taste...More

Thank 8nlssy
Reviewed March 21, 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for a seafood char kway teow for a quick bite and was not let down! Fresh ingredients, great flavours and the right amount of spice! It's hard not to be drawn to this place with the aromas that draw you in!

Thank Josh C
Reviewed January 14, 2017 via mobile

Glad we found this place, we wanted something cheap and cheerful that wasn't a panini. We had the standard Nasi Lemak and the crispy anchovies set off the coconut rice perfectly.

Thank Caro73002
Reviewed November 29, 2016 via mobile

Tasted the best Chicken And Calamari Nasi Lemak over here with family. Fully recommended to anyone who missed hometown Nasi Lemak when travel to Melbourne.

Thank Haris G
Lygon Street
If you want real parmesan, cut from the block, grated
over your pasta with a twist of style, this is the
place. Until recently, this neighborhood was home to
the notorious ‘Carlton Crew,’ a pseudo mafia who
started their day with a local espresso. They are
gone, but the espresso still runs strong in this
Little Italy which has something for everyone.
Starched white tablecloths, candles, pizza the way
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$13 - $16
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Delivery
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 Grattan St | Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Lygon Street
  • Neighborhood: Lygon Street
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9348 4900
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Malaysian hawker food in a trendy fast casual setting. Serving the best nasi lemak in Melbourne since 2008.
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