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Rice Paper Scissors

19 Liverpool Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9663 9890
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lamb ribs” (139 reviews)
“ceviche” (72 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM Hours
CUISINES
Asian, Thai, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
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LOCATION
19 Liverpool Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Make sure you book! By 12:10 the place was full and buzzing with happy punters tucking into their excellent 5 course lunch option. From an extensive menu you pick 5 courses between two people for $59. Add in a few drinks and you'll be looking...More

Thank Missi0nary
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Small cosy establishment but WOW, great food. I just love the Tapas style serves. No standout, everything we ate was really well spiced and cooked. Looking forward to my next visit. Definitely recommend.

Thank Phil B
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great food, service and atmosphere. We went to the Brunswick St restaurant this time instead of the city. The food was just as good.

Thank martinfran03
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was on the list of places to try and just happened to stumble upon this little gem early one afternoon and had to try it. Best meal we had on our 4 night stay in Melbourne hands down! Knowledgeable and friendly staff helped with food...More

Thank Matthew S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

great food, great ambiance , no bookings, so can have to wait, but worth it. On trendy Brunswick St in Fitzroy

Thank John W
Reviewed 1 week ago

You get 5 courses for a set price. Very delicious. I would recommend the lamb ribs, duck salad, wagyu beef and the Baramundi. The fried chicken was really average. Portion sizes were good for the price.

Thank Tracy A
Reviewed 1 week ago

A friend of us suggested this restaurant. We sat at the counter and enjoyed a mix of five meals and a good beer. Good value for money!

Thank Antonella_Francesco
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Could not have enjoyed this restaurant more. Excellent food - enjoyed every plate. Value for money - we couldn’t barely fit the 5th plate it. Cocktails were delicious. All in all perfect Melbourne dining experience.

Thank Alison M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Situated in a quite Lane, this place has great food, good service and affordable price. It is worth the time queeing to get a table. Every dish is delicious..

1  Thank Ma W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Saturday night in the City with friends...couldn’t have picked a better restaurant. They don’t take bookings so we turned up early, and we still had to put our name on a waiting list.. Kath at the door was super friendly and efficient, took our name...More

Thank LorinE-lovestotravel
Nearby
Chinatown
Locals know that Chinatown is the tried and true place
to eat before hitting the nightclub scene. The place
simply buzzes, and the well-preserved buildings exude
a sense of Imperial China stemming from immigration
over a century ago. In restaurant after restaurant on
Little Bourke Street, you'll find delicious dishes
such as sizzling honeyed prawns, and value for your
money. Stately matrons oversee family kitchens serving
...More
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AnamJ216
11 April 2018|
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Response from Julie S | Reviewed this property |
I am unsure. Would be best to contact the restaurant direct. Sorry I couldn’t be of more help.
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pianogrl
24 March 2018|
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Response from Chantelle_and_Owen | Reviewed this property |
I didn’t see this when I was there a couple of weeks ago so I don’t think so
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$11
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Liverpool Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9663 9890
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Description
Rice Paper Scissors is modeled on the hawker dining bars of South East Asia with a shared-eating concept being the focus of our offering. We aim to serve only the freshest ingredients, sourced organically and ethically where possible - and all our sauces, pates and relishes are made in-house.
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