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Burma Lane

118 Little Collins St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9615 8500
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Australian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
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Value
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LOCATION
118 Little Collins St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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1. Top notch service & atmosphere
"The service is efficient and friendly and the atmosphere warm."
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2. Impressive décor
"The decor is quite stunning and modern"
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3. Fabulous food for all
"The food here is fabulous with something for every taste"
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1 - 10 of 328 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

I really enjoyed eating here, the food and the restaurant are a feast for the eyes. Food was wonderful and plenty of it. Watched the people at the next table working their way through the "shut up and feed me" dinner and felt very envious....More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

My wife and I had made our reservation and we set off to the unknown. We could not have been happier with the results. Firstly the room was amazing, secondly the staff were so friendly and accommodating and finally the food was amazing. We would...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Paulrem17
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Since going to Burma Lane I can't stay away - it is amazing! The food has such flavor and they have something on the menu for everyone to enjoy :)

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank cassie b
apegdotco, Manager at Burma Lane, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hey Cassie, Thank you for your amazing review. Review like yours makes it all worth while. See you next time for more good times. Thanks and Regards, Arslan Mukhtar Asst. Manager Burma Lane

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Melbourne’s must visit place ! Went for a double date yesterday, amazing ambiance perfectly cozy yet not loud, which was perfect, we had two banquets, each course was delicious including the salads! Highlights were the duck & shiitake doughnuts and barramundi with mussel foam !...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Rabi F
apegdotco, Manager at Burma Lane, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hey Rabi, Thank you for your great feedback .It was a pleasure taking care of you guys, it was fun for us as well :). Thank you for ordering duck and barramundi on top of your banquet and we are glad you enjoyed them. See...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was my ‘plan b’ place if plan a fell through....... I am so pleased plan a fell through as we loved Burma Lane! I used TA reviews to guide my decision making and they were spot on. On arrival one of our party...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank togs73
apegdotco, Manager at Burma Lane, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hey togs73, What an amazing review. Feedback like yours keeps us exited about our passion for hospitality. We really look forward to taking care of you next time. Thanks and Regards, Arslan Mukhtar Asst. Manager Burma Lane

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In trying to find a restaurant that was a little different I found reviews for Burma Lane of trip advisor they were quite good so I booked for myself and friends. Despite it being a Saturday night it wasn't too full. The service was excellent,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Rdnkh
apegdotco, Manager at Burma Lane, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hey Rdnkh, Thank you for your feedback and thank you for appreciating our food and service. We have investigated the unfortunate tea incident and we are sorry about it. As per our investigation it was a classic case of miscommunication on our part. Our server...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for great eats and popped over to Chin Chin where we were told to possibly wait two hours for a seat for two. We wandered to another Japanese restaurant only to be told the same. Whilst on our way to another restaurant,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Kareenlee
apegdotco, Manager at Burma Lane, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hey Kareenlee, It was a match made in heaven for both of us; It was a pleasure hosting you here at Burma Lane. Thank you for fabulous feedback and for appreciating food service and our amenities. Thanks and Regards, Arslan Mukhtar Asst. Manager Burma Lane

Reviewed 24 October 2018

I have been coming to Burma lane for almost a year now, the two for one menu on a Monday is my 'go to' for clients, and they are never disappointed. The service is always impeccable and the atmosphere always nice and chilled. There is...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ebonyhought
apegdotco, Manager at Burma Lane, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2018

Hey Ebony, Thank you for your amazing review. Reviews like these make all the hard work worthwhile. See you next time :) Regards, Arslan Mukhtar Asst. Manager Burma Lane

Reviewed 20 October 2018

Had lunch here with a friend. We both really enjoyed Burma Lane. We ordered two starters and a main with rice to share and it was more than enough. The ambiance and venue is quite nice and the staff were very friendly.More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Kazm76
apegdotco, Manager at Burma Lane, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2018

Hey Kazm76, Thank you for your review. Glad to know that you enjoyed your experience. We have updated our cocktail list and changes in menu are going live soon as well. We'll make sure that your next experience is even batter :) Regards, Arslan Mukhtar...More

Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

This is one of the few restaurants in Melbourne i have made a point of returning to. With so many great options it takes something truly amazing before i intentionally go back to a place. I have not had a bad dish yet and the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Zeke_NZL
apegdotco, Manager at Burma Lane, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2018

Hey Zeke, Thank you for your review. It's always great to see our regulars leaving such nice reviews. Our new amazing summer selection of cocktails and wines are available now. So next time you are with us, you are in for treat :) Regards, Arslan...More

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NYCTravelPal
17 April 2017|
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Response from Nick L | Reviewed this property |
There are a few vegetarian options on the menu but I think that they would also be able to accomodate any special requests and vary some of the other menu items to make it vegetarian.
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17 April 2017|
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Response from 631josemari | Reviewed this property |
The menu is not very long but there are 4 or 5 dishes for vegetarian people. Best regards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 Little Collins St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9615 8500
  • E-mail
Description
Created in Melbourne, inspired by Asia. Located at the Paris end of Little Collins Street, Burma Lane brings guests a modern Australian dining experience with distinct Asian flair. The style of dining is designed around light tapas bites moving to the more substantial, all delicious and perfect for sharing a quick bite or a lingering meal. The menu itself is concise, with regularly changing, seasonal fare celebrating local produce. Fresh, vibrant and deliciously different with a hand sourced wine list and sensational cocktails to match! The venue has a beautifully designed interior, stunning Mezzanine level and high ceilings. The awe-inspiring floor to ceiling artwork by renowned Melbourne street artist, Mike Eleven, incorporates moving projected images, bringing the modern Asian-Australian feel of the restaurant to life. Experience everything we love about multicultural Australia in a hip, fun & eclectic environment; that is Burma Lane.
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