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116 Lygon Street, Brunswick East, Moreland, Victoria 3057, Australia
+61 3 9388 8255
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“lamb shoulder” (20 reviews)
“meatballs” (21 reviews)
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6:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
116 Lygon Street, Brunswick East, Moreland, Victoria 3057, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely delicious experience every time. Highly recommend the 12 dish banquet. Staff are friendly and helpful and flexible with dietary requirements.

1  Thank travelsally111
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had our company’s first Xmas dinner for staff here upon recommendation of an employee. It didn’t disappoint. We had a fantastic time. We chose the banquet and every single dish was amazing. Everything was cooked to perfection and the flavours were incredible. I can’t wait...More

2  Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First visit back to Rumi for four years. Somehow this fantastic restaurant has got even better which I would hardly have thought possible. I brought along two good friends with me for our traditional end of year get together. They are from the inner south...More

1  Thank TwoSheds57
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Had dinner here with some good friends. We opted for the classic banquet menu and the food was spectacular...one course after another of beautifully cooked, melt in your mouth food, from prefect “cigars” to crispy whole baby prawns, to chicken wings to die for, and...More

2  Thank Natalie M
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

We had dinner last Tuesday at Rumi and had the Classic banquet. Beautiful food, ample servings and good service ,we will be back ( about the fourth time we have dined here) .

2  Thank Marie J
Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

My fiancé, a friend & I ate here on a Tuesday night. The place was fairly full, so I’m glad we booked a table. The first thing I noticed when I sat down was the restaurants support of DineOut which is support of homeless people....More

3  Thank Marcel C
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

We visit Rumi on a fairly regular basis. It has a great selection of delicious treats on the menu. Favorites include the chicken wings and the lamb shoulder, but everything on the menu is great. Suitable for intimate dining, family gatherings and groups, and they...More

4  Thank Pauline S
Reviewed 8 November 2017

I have eaten Lebanese food many times but just the run of the mill meat and bread types. Rumis opened my eyes to the different tastes and mixes of food. Very basic ingredients but great combinations and tasty!! As usual in Australia I find all...More

3  Thank Michael W
Reviewed 6 November 2017

We visited for my mother's birthday and it was lovely. The food is outstanding with much attention to flavour. I highly recommend the place.

Thank antwo
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous food - so many yummy vegetarian options. We sat at the bar and enjoyed everything we ate. Staff were really lovely. It’s a touch pricey but the food is amazing and the atmosphere is fun.

1  Thank Katy B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$18
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 116 Lygon Street, Brunswick East, Moreland, Victoria 3057, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Moreland  >  Brunswick East
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9388 8255
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Experience Melbourne’s finest Middle Eastern dishes along with fresh vegan options at Rumi Restaurant. This Middle Eastern food place is known for its flavourful halal chicken recipes, Persian meatballs, freshly made salads, and much more. Rumi’s passion for providing wholesome food can be seen in their savoury combinations of Lebanese and Turkish food items. The restaurant even has appeared on ‘Food Safari’, another certification of its undoubtedly delicious taste. Plan dinner with your friends and family or even parties with Rumi. Reserving your table is just a few clicks away. Visit the site to know more.
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