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Malayan Orchid Restaurant

157 View St, Bendigo, Greater Bendigo, Victoria 3550, Australia
+61 3 5442 4411
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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Open Now
17:00 - 22:00All hours
Asian, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
157 View St, Bendigo, Greater Bendigo, Victoria 3550, Australia
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

I have eaten here before, but on this recent trip to Bendigo decided to revisit. It was easy to book and on arrival I was greeted and seated promptly. I chose the Seafood Combination. Quite nice but the serving size was more than I could...More

Thank dianep2552015
Reviewed 22 December 2017

My husband and I had a very good meal here. Gluten free options are clearly marked on the menu and it was easy to find one that was also dairy free. The meals are very good and tasty. The staff were very pleasant and helpful:

Thank Heather G
Reviewed 5 December 2017

Had not dined at Malayan Orchid for several years so decided to revisit. Has nice street appeal and internal ambience very pleasing, particularly the rear leading to the courtyard and rest rooms. We ordered a prawn entree to share which was ok. For mains, my...More

Thank Mary H
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

The food here is incredible. Loved everything we ordered. The banquet is awesome value aswell. Best lemon chicken I’ve ever had. However wish I could say the same about the service. Half the entrees were brought out and then half an our later the rest...More

1  Thank Tara M
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Consistently excellent and creative. The ingredients are super fresh and there is a Malaysian influence to entrees and mains. There is a very large menu which is always 'on' rather than parts unavailable. I have taken business guests there over and over. the local wine...More

Thank LuluofBendigo
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Malayan Orchid was recommended to us by a Bendigo local and we couldn't have been more delighted with our lunch there. It's an elegant and beautifully decorated restaurant, all warm colours and white cloths. The service was excellent and the food was divine. A group...More

Thank SisPerth
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful dinner at this classy restaurant just up the street from the Bendigo Art Gallery. The Australian meats, including kangaroo, emu and crocodile, were cooked in a fusion style with Asian flavours. There were a lot of options outside the ‘game’ section...More

Thank NicksSuma
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Just an awesome experience in taste service ambience and hospitality. Happened to be passing by Bendigo and stopped for dinner. The staff was friendly enough to accommodate us even with reservations. Good recommendations by staff on food choices. When food was served; it appeared so...More

Thank srivastavaz
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Stayed up the road so this was close by, was absolutely surprised with this restaurant couldn't fault it , staff were attentive and helpful but the food was out of the park absolutely the best in this cuisine I have ever had

Thank Balinov14
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Plenty of options on the menu here. From Croc to Camel. Service is friendly and helpfully if you're not sure. The food was very nice with a solid drinks menu. Won't be my last time !!

Thank garybD2827RA
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Darren C
27 July 2017|
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Response from Julie T | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant has an extensive wine list - unlikely to be BYO. Suggest contacting the restaurant directly if you have a special bottle to BYO.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$39
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 157 View St, Bendigo, Greater Bendigo, Victoria 3550, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Bendigo  >  Bendigo
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5442 4411
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