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Sumalee

Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
CUISINES
Asian, Thai
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Feel that every once in a while I need to try new places but now asking myself why I do this when the best Thai food in the world (including Thailand) is at Sumalee. Have been several times. Staff are wonderful and hot tasty food...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Janice W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We love it here. Food always a delight, staff always friendly and helpful. Give it a try, you’ll be back time and time again.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Carinya
Reviewed 7 December 2018 via mobile

A colleague from work had recommended Sumalee to me several times but I had been slow to give it a try...was round at friends on a Saturday for a quick drink...all kids away at various events so we called up for a table...lucky for us,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Andrew D
Reviewed 23 November 2018

By far - the best Thai restaurant in Melbourne. a work of art. the tastes, the smells, the high quality of produce, all leads to a celebration of tastes, a party in your mouth. highly memorable.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Lilach P
Reviewed 21 November 2018 via mobile

This is our very favourite restaurant in Melbourne! The food is great (and we know Thai food because we lived there for 8 months!) Further, the staff are really friendly. It is always busy - make sure you book!

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank PeterG47
Reviewed 21 November 2018

Friendly service and great food. This place is usually full so best to book if you want a table. I went twice in three weeks and food is probably the best I've had outside of Thailand.

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank Wet_Coast1
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Full disclosure I am not a ‘foodie’ by nature but my family and I were amazed by the beautiful tastes in the dishes we ordered. The little Thai rice balls for entree were packed with flavor. The lemon lime fish was our other favorite this...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Faye J
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

We have been here many times as the food is always outstanding Having tried everything on the menu. We found the presentation and quality very constant. The owners are there every time we have been and are very dedicated to there restaurant. We will,be back

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank johnnN816WQ
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Fantastic little restaurant serving beautiful Thai food- your regular dishes and a few more "uncommon" dishes! Great, friendly service & ambiance.

Date of visit: December 2017
1  Thank Krishan M
Reviewed 6 September 2018

I have been going here for years and earlier this year Sumalee moved a few doors down to slightly bigger premises. The decor is really nice especially the rear wall with the greenery. I have taken many people here and everyone says the food is...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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We took wine, not beer. Ok to drink the wine.
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