We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cumulus Inc.

45 Flinders La, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9650 1445
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (48 reviews)
“madeleines” (34 reviews)
“lamb shoulder” (72 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
European, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
45 Flinders La, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (1,607)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 1,545 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Food was excellent, I had 3 entrees as a main, all were really good. Service was not as good as the food, wait staff were slow and not particularly friendy

Thank Rob K
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I ate here for lunch with friends and I was looking forward to the meal. We were seated quickly which was great, however the wine service was not as quick as I would have liked. I ordered the special - ricotta dumplings. My dumplings arrived...More

Thank Alanna G
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

One of my favourites in Melbourne. All the meals were fantastic especially the salads and crudités. The dumplings were like eating clouds! An absolute delight and if you can't get a table try cumulus up upstairs.

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Waiting for a show to start at 45 Downstairs? Cumulus Inc is the perfect pre- show bar/restaurant. Thursday night - earlyish. So not so hard to get a seat. We sat at the end of the bar - comfy enough. Just wanted something to eat...More

Thank J4jools
Reviewed 1 week ago

A small group of three friends for looking for a suitable venue on Moomba parade morning for breakfast, we stumbled across this hip eatery in flinders lane. The menu was not your standard and refreshing to see some ethnic diversity offerings for breakfast. I opted...More

Thank Virginia W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sensational food from start to finish matched with superb wines Helpful engaging staff Thank you Bella Best steak I've ever tasted Beautiful oysters Lovely snapper You could easily walk past this place but I suggest you don't

Thank steve m
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have had dinner here on two occasions one two years ago and again last night with a group of 8. From start to finish it was a superb experience. We were greeted warmly and well looked after. We have the Chef Shared Menu. As...More

Thank Lanka99
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My daughter eats here regularly as she lives close so she insisted we ate here when I came to visit her . I had a fab breakfast with great coffee ...and the almond croissants are a must....just delicious!

Thank jacksonu601
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great late breakfast here. Loads of atmosphere and delicious food. A great place to relax with friends and enjoy the treats.

Thank O2270TJmaryc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This review is for the associated upstairs restaurant, Cumulus Up. We had a wonderful tapas-style meal (special of steak tartare and the hassleback potatoes were divine!) with carefully selected Shiraz from an extensively stocked cellar. The service was flawless, attentive and professional at all times....More

Thank NorthernBeachesFam
Central Business District
Full of discovery and delight, Melbourne’s laneways
tease the imagination long after you’ve put your weary
feet up to rest. They weave through the heart of the
city: cafes, bars, restaurants and boutiques,
throbbing with conversation and espresso coffee. You
never quite know what you’ll find around the next
corner: cobblestone alleys, old beer barrel hoists and
even vats of simmering organic soup. There is the air
Nearby Restaurants
No 35
556 reviews
.09 km away
Cecconi's Flinders Lane
352 reviews
.06 km away
183 reviews
.01 km away
Nearby Attractions
Old Treasury Building
266 reviews
.19 km away
Treasury Gardens
71 reviews
.27 km away
45 reviews
.17 km away
Melbourne & Olympic Parks
78 reviews
.21 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
15 October 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Brian F | Reviewed this property |
I don't, as I'm a patron! Phone or email Cumulus and ask
Gail C
6 December 2015|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Angela J | Reviewed this property |
Hi Gail C You will need to contact cumulus inc direct. I am sure they will be able to accomodate your request. There food is fabulous so I am sure you would not be disappointed with the quality of produce and... More
2 July 2015|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Anubhav C | Reviewed this property |
It's only a restaurant and I doubt it has wifi.I think there are far better breakie places in Melbourne, this one is far too over rated.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$32
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
08:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Flinders La, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9650 1445
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing