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Level Ground 52 Victoria St, Richmond, Yarra, Victoria 3121, Australia
+61 3 9428 4778
Today
11:00 - 23:00
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Tue - Sun 11:00 - 23:00
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2015 via mobile

This place was once an absolute favourite of mine. Hadn't been for a couple of months and was shocked at the poor quality of the food. Have now found out that the old owners have sold. Previously the food was well priced, so flavorsome and the service was excellent. Tonight I did not want to pay for my food it... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2015

My absolute favorite restaurant i very love Oriental Ken and his staff But now there got new management won't back there anymore

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2015

I've been a regular here for so many years, tamarind fish and green curry chicken is the greatest dish. Hoping to try it again when I'm back next.

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Thank Xiao Ling W
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2015

Devastated! Ken and co of Oriental Sprirt have sold. We were shocked to hear the news and tried to not be bias when eating, knowing it was under new management. The new staff were trying their best to be friendly however the food just isn't as good. The food isn't up to the old standard. Sad to say that tonight... More 

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Thank PAADEA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2014 via mobile

Came here last night while on business and we were not disappointed. The meals were served quickly and tasted so fresh. Authentic flavours and at VERY reasonable prices. Dinner for 4 and a couple of beers cost us only $75. The front of house wad well decorated and we'll attended by the make staff member. ขอบคุณ

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Thank Aaron T
Hurstbridge, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2014

Kenny an Chris are always great, the food is awesome, servings are generous, prices are keen, do yourself a favour!

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Melbourne
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2014

I eat here often, Ken is always Friendly and welcoming. Food well priced, lunch specials on the weekend are exceptional value at $8.50

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Thank Fiona R
Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2014 via mobile

Visited for Saturday night dinner with friends and had a mixed experience. Positive aspects included friendly and speedy service. The food was presented beautifully which created an expection of quality. However, we found the food to be rather average. The salt/pepper calamari was overcooked and rubbery. The stir fry dishes were oily and heavy handed with garlic and onion. This... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2014

Reasonably priced and quality Thai Food. The staff are very friendly and rather cheeky at times which makes for an entertaining meal. The restaurant is smaller than many on Victoria St so you won't be squashed in with lots of other diners. The décor is relaxing and uncluttered, just a few Buddha's here and there. A good choice if you... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2014

I decided to try Oriental Spirit with a friend last night after being informed there would be a 30 minute wait for a table (for 2) at Jinda Thai. The restaurant was moderately busy and seemed to have a lively vibe. The place has a predominatly black and orange colour scheme. We ordered the Som Tum, beef stir-fry with chilli... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Level Ground 52 Victoria St, Richmond, Yarra, Victoria 3121, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Yarra  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9428 4778

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?