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21 Bond St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9629 5900
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Persian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
21 Bond St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Wonderful modern interpretations of Middle Eastern cuisine in a basement space that feels like an Aladdins cave. Our group had the 6 course option with matched wines and found the whole experience flawless. Special thanks to Chef Daniel who personally ensured that one of my...More

Thank Alan S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My wife and I took our eldest son to dinner at Maha. We received a very friendly greeting on arrival and were quickly seated at our table with menus and water. We chose the 6 course dinner with paired wines. The staff held back the...More

Thank LindsayMann
Reviewed 6 days ago

Once again the meal at Maha was exceptional – this restaurant just goes from strength to strength. We opted for the now old favourite 4 course Souffra menu with its eclectic mix of middle eastern flavours and aromas. The truly stand-out dishes were the roast...More

Thank Mike F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Local friend recommended us this place. Because the price level is high we decided to go there for a lunch and take the four course lunch offer 55$. It was so good! Everything. Took also an expensice glass of wine so it was quite pricy...More

1  Thank oceanspray1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food is great especially my favourite....the rabbit, ambience is great, service was good but I feel the wait staff were tense and tentative. The wonderful food does all the talking so to the wait staff, just relax and chill out! Smile even.

Thank An B
Reviewed 1 week ago

The occasion was a night out for a visiting Japanese guest - from the moment we were greeted at the entrance to the restaurant to the time we left, the attention was excellent! There is an excellent and very extensive if pricey wine list and...More

Thank Leanne B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the four course option and the food was just delightful. They are sensitive to allergies too. The wine match worked very well. Service was friendly and attentive without being obtrusive. The range and quality of the food was outstanding. We agreed this was...More

Thank Steve C
Management response:Responded 5 days ago

Hi Steve C. Thank you for your review. It's great to hear you enjoyed our 4 course menu with matching wines. We are flattered that you think Maha is the best restaurant you've been to in many years and can't wait to welcome you back...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My hubby and I went to Maha on the weekend to celebrate my birthday. We live in QLD so flew to Melbourne to do Maha on Friday night and Heston on Saturday night. Maha seriously blew Heston out of the water. We experienced the 6...More

Thank Andrea D
Management response:Responded 5 days ago

Hi Andrea D. Happy belated birthday! We're so glad to hear you had a wonderful time at Maha. We will make sure to pass your lovely words on to the team. We cannot wait to welcome you back next time you're in Melbourne.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked this restaurant on advice from a friend From the greeting upon arrival to the excellent service, the ambience of this restaurant only adds to the experience. The middle eastern flavours and the wonderful presentation of the food will leave wanting to return for more.

Thank Lisu04
Management response:Responded 5 days ago

Hi Lisu04. Thank you for sharing your experience. It's wonderful to hear you enjoyed our food and service. We look forward to welcoming you back next time.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Met some friends for the fixed Sunday mezze lunch. All the food was well presented, generous and of high quality. The portions were generous and great value. The wine list was extensive though would have liked even more wines from the region though. Would happily...More

Thank Peter M
Management response:Responded 5 days ago

Thank you for the great review Peter M. We're happy to hear you thought the food was well presented and of high quality. We can't wait to see you again.

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Response from Peter W | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Better if you let them know in advance.
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Response from garybMelbourne | Reviewed this property |
One of our party had an allergy and they were terrific. They even double checked about a particular dish later on in the meal. You'll have no problem.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$47
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Bond St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9629 5900
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