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Orient East

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348 St Kilda Rd, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
+61 3 9685 2900
Today
06:30 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 17:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 06:30 - 22:00
Fri 06:30 - 23:00
Sat - Sun 07:00 - 14:30
Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Geelong, Australia
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31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff are so friendly and accommodating, we feel very welcome and already excited about our visit. Things have only got better since the food has arrived. Innovative and incredibly tasty-I'm in heaven! I highly recommend this place!

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Thank JockMcWhitehaas
Daylesford, Australia
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very ordinary food, tables need replacing, sticky ,service was good wouldn't go again. Could of ordered off the menu for cheaper than the meal we paid for through Living Social

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Thank FaeFae13
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For anyone looking for reviews for deliver; give the entrees and desserts a miss. Value is close to zero for the price and the food is a complete mess by the time it arrives. The $8 roast pork bun is quite literally 2 bites and the pork was stewed not roasted (certainly wasnt crispy skin like you get at any... More 

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Thank John T
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Ate here on one of the evenings while staying at the Seasons and the wait staff were fantastic -- I arrived just at the end of service, so they very graciously allowed me to order a few courses (and a few beers -- can recommend BrewCult's 'Spoiler Alert' for sure. For a recommendation? The Malaysian chicken curry & some veg... More 

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Thank Dan K
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Broad selection of food. Good quality regular western food as well as asian dishes. Also this place has a great selection of bottled craft beers A good choice with something for everyone.

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Thank SteveByrne1000
Hobart, Australia
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365 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 167 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Attached to my hotel this restaurant offers a range of food predominantly Malaysian. The food was good and cooked to my specifications. Good selection of wines on offer. However it was the staff that made it memorable. Remembered my name and what I liked to drink of N evening and also knew what I liked for breakfast. They always greeted... More 

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Thank KatielouAustralia
Brisbane, Australia
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

I had a $20 express dinner with a glass of wine. Food was great, service friendly and wine quite good! I would nip in there again

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Thank Noodsie
Wynyard, Australia
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016

The food was delicious and the staff were extremely pleasant. We had an enjoyable evening and only had to stroll downstairs to eat which was great.

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Thank Kim L
Melbourne, Australia
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39 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

There aren't many Asian restaurants in the South Melbourne/South Bank area, but this one is one of the better ones. Slightly more expensive than the others in the area, Orient East offers a more "Malaysian" taste, and is good for catching up on the Asian fare (The Curries, "Char Kway Teow" etc that you might have missed if you are... More 

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Thank theteaman_aus
Berwick, Australia
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17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016

We booked to have a meal here as we were staying at seasons botanic gardens hotel for a couple of nights with a group of friends. Decided to eat here mainly for convenience. In the end We were thrilled with our choice. Everyone have a wonderful meal, it was so good that we booked again for breakfast the next day... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Malaysian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 14:30
Monday
06:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 22:00
Thursday
06:30 - 22:00
Friday
06:30 - 23:00
Saturday
07:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 348 St Kilda Rd, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9685 2900

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