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159 Camberwell Road, Hawthorn, Boroondara, Victoria 3122, Australia
+61 3 9813 1623
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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12:00 pm - 3:00 pm Hours
Asian, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
159 Camberwell Road, Hawthorn, Boroondara, Victoria 3122, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We chose Okra by mistake - their name was similar to a Japanese place we’d been to nearby. The food was disappointing. Pepper beef was...left on the plate. The other dishes were adequate. Ambiance was suburban cheap Asian. The staff were attentive- no issues there....More

Thank Lawrence P
Reviewed 16 June 2018

My wife and I had dinner here recently with a group of friends. We ordered beef rendang, a whole fish (snapper), fried okra, chilli king prawns and a curry chicken dish. The food was mostly good. Service was okay. Prices are a bit steep. We...More

Thank PlanetOz
Reviewed 11 April 2018

Enjoyed an evening meal at Okra recently. As always, consistent food and consistent service. The duck san choy bao is always a favourite of mine as is the grilled chicken. Roti bread is always lightly and flakey. We will continue to visit Okra when we...More

Thank rustyharpoon11
Reviewed 22 February 2018

We were expecting big things from Ocha, booked for our parents' golden wedding anniversary and came away very underwhelmed compared to our experience 5 years ago. Let's start with the positives. We were able to get a booking for 9 people 2 weeks prior (perhaps...More

Thank SnappySammy
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

Lovely restaurant. Attentive service and delicious meals. The tangy oysters are to die for. Another favourite is the Duck San Choi bao (yum). Every main meal I've tried (and there have been many) has delighted me.

1  Thank teresasanciolo
Reviewed 9 February 2018

We were somewhat disappointed with the food at Okra; we expected better. The salt and pepper squid was nicely served in a little basket and was tender enough but the chicken in pandan leaf totally lacked any flavour. For main courses, the Singapore chilli prawns...More

Thank FunTimes030
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

I have been to this restaurant a number of times and I walked away happy every single time. They have an interesting mix of dishes across Thai and Indonesian cuisine and their pricing is very reasonable. Do yourself a favor and try. I am sure...More

2  Thank Alex S
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Dinner at Okra last night with a group (20) of friends and we were given the VIP treatment by Lawrence and his staff in a private room upstairs. A sumptuous 6 course meal that started with a Tangy Oyster Shooter, described by one of my...More

1  Thank MartinC6200
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

The Nasi lemak come with mix vegetables pickles, cucumber, egg, beef rendang, curry chicken and coconut steam rice. The fragrance of the curry is excellent. The fresh hand-rolled Poh Pia very dry; a bit disappointed. The Penang Lam Mee totally different from Penang famous Lam...More

Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Great food. The satay stick are awesome. Singapore chilly prawns are really good. Best Nasi Gorang ever

Thank Manjush K
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Response from Richard G | Reviewed this property |
BYO and licensed for wine. Very reasonable corkage to.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 159 Camberwell Road, Hawthorn, Boroondara, Victoria 3122, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Boroondara  >  Hawthorn
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9813 1623
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