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Longrain

44 Little Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9653 1600
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pork hock” (32 reviews)
“thai food” (31 reviews)
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CUISINES
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
44 Little Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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1 - 10 of 862 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Growing up in SEA, the mention of longrain with communal tables and south east asian cuisine excites me. Food at this restaurant is fresh and well-prepared. I ordered a poached coconut chicken as main and a roasted pumpkin as a salad. Main: Ingredients were super...More

Thank Yong Sheng P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was amazing. The food was fresh and it was like an explosion in our mouths. I totally recommend Longrain. We had crispy fish, egg net, poached chicken, pork ribs, betel leaf with pomello & the greens. All dishes were finger lickin' good. We...More

Thank 64BElias
Natasha F, Guest Relations Manager at Longrain, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks for the finger lickin' good review! Can't wait to serve you again!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Couldn't get into Rice Paper Scissors so this fantastic place was suggested to us. Very accomodating; great atmosphere The waiter was very helpful with food suggestions. We loved every meal. Probably the all time favorites were the spanner crab entrée and the birdsnest main with...More

1  Thank leonienjason
Natasha F, Guest Relations Manager at Longrain, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you very much for your review! We are thrilled to read that we were accommodating and that our wait staff were helpful! Glad to hear that you enjoyed your dinner and your show and we look forward to welcoming you again!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went on a Monday night without a booking and were seated at a communal table which was ok except the table is very wide so difficult to talk and share when you are so far away from the people opposite you. We were three...More

Thank Annie M
Natasha F, Guest Relations Manager at Longrain, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Annie, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We can alter quite a few of our dishes to make them vegetarian, so next time be sure to let your waiter know so that they can offer advice. We look...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fabulous banquet for a birthday with 11 people. We could only get a later sitting but table was all ready when we got there. Service fantastic, friendly, efficient and knowledgeable. Food exceptional as always. Wine list good. Room is a little noisy.More

Thank Peita W
Natasha F, Guest Relations Manager at Longrain, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Peita, Thank you for your lovely review! We are so delighted to read that you enjoyed your Longrain Experience and that you found our service to be fantastic, friendly, efficient and knowledgeable- all things we strive to achieve! We look forward to welcoming you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was looking forward to some great food but left feeling disappointed. This place has a good selection of beers and nice wines. A limited cocktail list as well but I suspect you can order any classics you might want. The dinner menu, especially the...More

Thank kens1965
Longrain, Guest Relations Manager at Longrain, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are extremely disappointed to read your review and thank you for taking the time to let us know of your experience. Here at Longrain, we pride ourselves on delivering quality food and exceptional service, so are quite concerned to hear that you felt our...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner there on Friday night . The food was average Fusion Thai. The waiters were efficient but uninterested. The drinks were good. They add a 10% gratuity to your bill which is presumptuous. All in all too much money for average food..More

Thank AsheenBehari
LongrainRestaurant, Front Office Manager at Longrain, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Asheen, Thank you for your review, we appreciate your feedback. We are very disappointed to hear that you felt that the service and food was average. We only add a discretionary 10% gratuity to large groups of 10 people or more, this is disclosed...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Service Was very good and quick - great if wanting dinner prior to going to theatre. The food was amazing and great value. Would highly recommend. Only hope they come to Brisbane.More

Thank Anne M
Longrain, Public Relations Manager at Longrain, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Anne, Thanks for taking the time to write this review. We are located very close to some fantastic Melbourne Theatres and are open for pre-theatre dinner. Just let us know what time you need to be out and we will make sure to get...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I hadn't been to Longrain for a couple of years. It's a mighty slick operation. The food is excellent. Extremely tasty modern Asian food. Decent sized servings as well. We had the fish of the day - deep fried snapper I think. Plus a green...More

Thank TwoSheds57
Longrain, Guest Relations Manager at Longrain, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello and thank you for your outstanding review. We are so thrilled to hear of your return experience to Longrain Melbourne and that you received superb service from our staff. The communal tables encourage the spirit of eating together, and we are very glad to...More

Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Came back here with the wife and it was great again. Visited on Saturday at 12:30pm and it was full. We put our name on waiting list and waited in the foyer with a take out coffee. They told us we would have to wait...More

Thank PaulForster
Longrain, Guest Relations Manager at Longrain, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2017

Hi Paul, This place sounds amazing! You have certainly sold me on the thick cut bacon and haloumi pumpkin fritter! But unfortunately, this is not us. We are a Thai restaurant open evenings for dinner. We hope to welcome you here some time! The Longrain...More

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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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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Lesley J
Can we book and are you open on Monday this week
17 March 2017|
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Response from Natasha F | Property representative |
Hi Lesley, Yes, we are open. Dinner from 6pm on Monday night.
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Mtazb
Hi is your meat HALAL?
19 February 2017|
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Response from Natasha F | Property representative |
Hello, unfortunately our meat is not halal.
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melmelmel33
Has anyone gone pre-theatre? Quick enough?
5 February 2017|
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Response from Natasha F | Property representative |
Hello, we can definitely assist you with a pre-theatre dinner. We open at 6pm, Monday-Thursday and 5.30pm on Friday, Saturday & Sundays. We do advise arriving at opening time to ensure we can get you to your show on time... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 61
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
18:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 22:00
Thursday
18:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:30 - 23:00
Saturday
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 Little Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9653 1600
  • E-mail
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