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44 Little Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9653 1600
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Closes in 14 min
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
44 Little Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

Friday evening post after day at the tennis ate at the bar wonderful food amazing service could not fault longrain. I am coeliac just a recent thing so very careful with food it has been a giant learning curve re eating out but I just...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank diannehobart
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Second visit with friends for Australian open. Food is good. Hard to book a table but waited upstairs in bar on the most uncomfortable “stool” made for the ironic hipsters and not over ‘30’s. Service was good but they are big on up-selling and we...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank LisaEstella71
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Excellent food and service - we loved our meal there for. Place had a great atmosphere with plenty of room and staff effiecent and professional. Food was delish - packed with flavour and quick service. Highly recommend!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank PhilippaS229
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed a lovely 50th birthday dinner with friends. The atmosphere was really relaxed with dining downstairs. We had a set group menu which comprised of really tasty portions and a wide variety of styles and flavours. It was a grazing type of meal which allowed...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank glennk107
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Fabulous atmosphere, great service and a wonderful selection of high end Thai food. Definitely go again.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank kservetas123
Reviewed 1 week ago

Once again we had a fantastic meal at Longrain after seeing 'School of Rock' just down the road. As a bonus I had a birthday voucher so we were able to receive one of the main items free! Lovely meal, great atmosphere and excellent service!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank slmat22
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The banquet was absolutely delicious and fantastic to cater for my food intolerances. Friendly staff, great service. Highly recommend

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank CarrieMonk
Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

We came here with interstate friends as my husband has been dying to come back here ! We got there early to ensure we got a seat! We selected three mains and three entrees and one side to share ! The oysters and kingfish were...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank lkamphuis
Reviewed 23 November 2018

This is my favorite restaurant in Melbourne. The food is a perfect fix of sweet, salty and deliciousness! Cannot recommend highly enough for those that love Vietnamese cuisine!

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank cassieb26
LongrainRestaurant, Manager at Longrain, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words.We really appreciate you taking the time out to share your experience with us.

Reviewed 23 November 2018 via mobile

We went for a celebration dinner with a crew from work. There were 16 of us. Our waiter was enthusiastic and knowledgeable right from the get go. We had a banquet menu which was just the right amount of food and a nice variety of...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 255nickw
LongrainRestaurant, Manager at Longrain, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2018

Thanks for the awesome review! We work hard to meet expectations like yours, and we’re happy to hear we hit the mark. Come back and see us soon!

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
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Questions & Answers
5 July 2018|
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Response from Longrain | Property representative |
We can definitely accommodate a group of this size. Please contact us directly on 02 9280 2888. We can also provide special dishes for the children attending.
5 July 2018|
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Response from brianmG2185ON | Reviewed this property |
No issues,it is a large casual venue
5 October 2017|
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Response from Longrain | Property representative |
Thanks for the enquiry- we are open for dinner every evening. We do lunches for some special occasions such as Mother's Day and during December. We hope to welcome you some time.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$29 - US$57
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
5:30 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
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 Little Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9653 1600
  • E-mail
Welcome to Longrain, Melbourne. Our menu brings together South East Asian influences with the best Victorian produce. Inspired by the communal eating philosophy of the Asian table, our menu is made up of dishes created for sharing. Large servings and communal tables encourage the spirit of eating together, so you can try each dish as part of a full tasting experience, just as it was intended. The wine and cocktail list is created to work in harmony with the menu's intense and aromatic flavours.
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