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116 Lygon St, Brunswick East, Moreland, Victoria 3057, Australia
+61 3 9388 8255
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“lamb shoulder” (16 reviews)
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Middle Eastern, Lebanese, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
116 Lygon St, Brunswick East, Moreland, Victoria 3057, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Rumi knows how to look after big groups - friendly, knowledgable and eager to help you have a great night. The food is first rate (most small share plates have four items, while sensational chicken wings had six). We ordered lamb shoulder, snapper, prawns, mushroom...More

Thank ShaneABurke
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been gone back to Middle eastern food its the winter that does it ! This place was untypical -What was different about Rumi was the dishes were not the run of the mill weighting towards Kebabs and grills and pides. There were genuine...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came here with a friend for a Wednesday night dinner, and I think the solid turnout for a weeknight is a testament to how great this place is. We shared four dishes: the sigara (cheese cigars), persian meatballs, chicken wings from the grill and the...More

Thank 341claire
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I recently dined at Rumi as part of a group function, with a pre-set and pre-paid banquet dinner, so am not familiar with the broader menu offerings, nor the individual prices; however the dishes I had were lovely and I would definitely return with friends...More

Thank Meander19
Reviewed June 14, 2017

A very enjoyable visit to Rumi - service was attentive and food was very good. Just one quibble - the serving of trout was rather small so not much to share between 4 people!

Thank MargaretR3130
Reviewed June 10, 2017

We had the banquet, in any restaurant this is the tell all of the kitchen. Superb...any one that rates's this restaurant badly either has no taste buds or is deluded. Got Joseph serving 2 of our dishes...staff were great, good wine. My wife went here...More

Thank Chris W
Reviewed May 30, 2017

Three of us had a great meal together, although the wine list had a few gems by the glass that meant our bill went up above our expectations, but that isn't the restaurant's fault! Great slow cooked lamb shared very well, and the hummus and...More

Thank MonsieurPeutEtre
Reviewed May 23, 2017

This place is rustic and authentic. The food is lovely and the set menu takes all the hassle out of the evening. They do a mashed greens with sumac that is surprisingly good. The slow cooked lamb is everything that you could want. The menu...More

Thank Greta C
Reviewed May 16, 2017

Had high hopes as had heard such great things about the restaurant. Service was good - efficient and pleasant. Starters were lovely but main chicken and lamb dishes tasted as though they were not the best quality meat. Lamb was bland verging on tasteless although...More

Thank avidtraveller417
Reviewed May 14, 2017

Fantastic place, fantastic food. Friendly and helpful staff, they give you an advice on how to try almost everything.

Thank Karolina S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$13 - $18
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 116 Lygon St, Brunswick East, Moreland, Victoria 3057, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Moreland  >  Brunswick East
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9388 8255
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