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Chinta Ria Soul

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94 Acland Street, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia
(03) 9525 4664
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very busy Restrurant based in Acland street . It is fully licensed but you may bring your own wine . The Restrurant is busy and loud as there is quite a lot of tables fitted into a small area . This Restrurant pulls it off and has a great buss and feel to it . The staff are hard workers... More 

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Geelong, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was delicious and generous in their servings. The staff were friendly and very efficient. The restaurant was busy with diners and they also have a take a way service but we did not have to wait long for our meals. Great value for our money.

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Thank Leesa52
Melbourne, Australia
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27 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have eaten here a few times and it never fails. Great value, delicious malaysian food. Not too spicy if you are a novice but I'm sure they could spice it up if you wanted it. The rendang curry is divine.

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Thank Twoceesmum
Sydney, Australia
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73 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, reasonable service. The language barriers made ordering a bit hit and miss but with such great food it really only added to the experience. A nice quick easy meal on your way into the city

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Thank LJA_55
Melbourne, Australia
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

A work colleague recommended this St Kilda institution. The greeting was friendly, the restaurant is intimate. The food was very tasty and plenty of it. We started just with some roti and a peanut dipping sauce. Don't fill up on entrees!!! We had the lamb red curry and crispy duck special which we shared. Both were excellent although the sauce... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

Small but welcoming, great selection of food on the main strip at St Kilda, quick efficient service, varied selection of dishes, friendly staff, happy to please, what more do you need from a restaurant. I would be happy to visit here anytime.

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Thank E9733OHroberta
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17 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016 via mobile

This is a place where you get what you pay for really. Starters of vegetable spring rolls were nice, not too greasy and we also had chicken satay which were very good, sauce was full of flavour and chicken cooked perfectly. For mains we both had crispy noodles, mine with seafood and my partner had the beef. Barely any fish... More 

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Thank sophie w
Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016 via mobile

Had a fabulous lunch of LoMi and Ipoh Combination. The LoMi was tasty and generous and the Ipoh Combination was just as tasty but the portion was a bit small. Wine or tea coffee was part of the lunch special and at $13.50 it's good value.

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Thank Patrick L
Melbourne Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2016

We stopped by for a quick dinner before going to hear a great folk singer at the Memo Hall a few yards away. This is a classic malaysian restaurant with a long history and a deserved reputation. we didn't much time and explained this to our server. Our food was delivered nice and quickly and we were out of the... More 

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Thank MelbourneOztraveller
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2016

This place serves lunch specials which is good value for money. The food on specials are not that many but taste really good.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Asian, Malaysian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 94 Acland Street, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Port Phillip  >  St Kilda
  • Phone Number: (03) 9525 4664

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?