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Coconut House - CLOSED

449 Elizabeth St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9329 6401
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good53%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible6%
13 Jul 2016
“Malaysian / Singaporean eatery”
21 Dec 2015
“Cheap and good”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Asian, Malaysian
449 Elizabeth St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Reviewed July 13, 2016

Small, clean, inexpensive eatery popular with Asian millennials. Servers are youthful and friendly. Hainan chicken rice and traditional Malaysian soup shine.

Thank UnabashedFoodie
Reviewed December 21, 2015

Visited Coconut House countless of times ( 2013,2014) for its malaysian-singaporean food when I was in Melbourne. Good authentic food that cures homesickness. The food is cheap as compared to other asian food restaurants. It's location is good for those that stays near the Victoria...More

Thank TMH1234567
Reviewed October 15, 2015

Been looking all around Melbourne and yet to find a better tasting laksa anywhere. The bonus is that this is a no-frills restaurant in the CBD which specialises in cheap eats with plenty of flavour. I love it that you can get a GREAT lunch...More

1  Thank Mick T
Reviewed October 5, 2015

It was a good size so pretty good value for money. The chicken was tender, and I liked their ginger-spring onion garnish. The rice was a bit overcooked, unfortunately, and there was some crunchy bits, but otherwise all quite tasty.

Thank Lawson T
Reviewed October 4, 2015 via mobile

It's always a good bet when the place is packed with Asian students- that it's going to be cheap & filling. Coconut House doesn't fail on either of those. It's relatively small so they opened up a second store, Coconut House 2, a few shops...More

2  Thank Dingo_dude
Reviewed October 2, 2015 via mobile

We were looking for something quick as we were going to a show and a friend recommended the Coconut House. It was great value for money and fast. It's been too many years since I was in Malaysia for me to comment on the authenticity...More

Thank Bill H
Reviewed September 30, 2015

Food was supposed to be Malaysian but they are too westernised and have lost the real Malaysian taste

Thank Sharon W
Reviewed September 14, 2015

Very good food in a authentic setting. Good value and large portions. The dishes were hot and tasty.

Thank Leo R
Reviewed September 13, 2015 via mobile

My partner and i visited Coconut House twice whilst visiting Melbourne. We were drawn late at night by the line up of people waiting to order. The food was delicious, cheap and quick...just what we were after late at night after working and then travelling...More

1  Thank Team_JayEmm
Reviewed August 26, 2015

While recently in Melbourne my brother was so excited to take us to Coconut House for Laska. So happy he did, the laska was amazing. Super fresh, super tasty & super cheap!! Would return to Melbourne just to eat here!!

Thank AliGay
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$2 - US$8
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 449 Elizabeth St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9329 6401
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