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Red Pepper Indian Restaurant

14 -16 Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9654 5714
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good42%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
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12:00 - 23:00All hours
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
14 -16 Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a fantastic find close to our hotel which caught our eye hopping off the tram later in the evening. Great selection of dishes on the menu. Worth visiting.

Thank 626Krystyna
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The atmosphere is perfect, the staff are friendly and service is prompt. All the food was very tasty from the starters to the mains and the breads were the best we have had. It offers a different twist on Indian food we have experienced and...More

Thank ian6633
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In my travels around the world, I have always been able to find good to great Indian food and I was not disappointed in Melbourne. While I prefer for the main course to be the star of my meal, it was the Manchurian Gobhi (cauliflower)...More

Thank BeenThereFromPTY
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had came from Tasmania, to enjoy our holidays in Melbourne. And by passing the street we saw the red pepper Indian restaurant and we entered it was good atmosphere. The food was really awsome. The curries and especially hats of to the chef who...More

Thank kammmo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed nice tasty food here and there seemed a good range on the menu. The staff are pleasant, however, could do with some training. They are not present much of the time and we were left with piles of plates on our small table....More

Thank Alicadd
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Went for a dinner. The options are pretty good and good options for veg and non veg food. The tandoori paneer was amazing. So was the kunna paneer. The mustard fish curry should had some more mustard. It was good, just hoped to have a...More

Thank Kiran K
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Hard to choose what not to order last time so I'm going back. Lovely fresh ingredients and hot and spicy too. Excellent value.

Thank Nancy L
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Being a tourist or a local, if seeks for good indian food; this is a place. It's near to spring street tram stop. Best thing I personally like is ambeince and items of menu. Menu is not too big and in my 2-3 visits whatever...More

Thank Explorer881
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Good Food. Nice ambience. Good collection of local and Indian beer. Food was tasty. We had the chicken tikka masala, some other gravy, Rotis and Naans. All was very tasty. Good service. Enjoyed the meal.

Thank sanmallya
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Took a chance and stopped for lunch here as it was close to our hotel...and very happy that we did. Meal was excellent....authentic Indian flavours with enough spice to bite without being overpowering. Worth a visit

Thank colcom62
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
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24 April 2017|
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Response from RedPepperRestaurant | Property representative |
Hi Jim Just to confirm, we have made this booking for you. Our phone number is (03) 9654 5714 if you like to make any changes. Kind regards Red Pepper
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 -16 Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9654 5714
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