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“Great Service and Food”

Rice Paper Scissors
Ranked #10 of 4,448 Restaurants in Melbourne
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$0 - US$11
Cuisines: Asian
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Dining options: After-hours, Breakfast, Reservations
Neighbourhood: Chinatown
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.
Reviewed 7 December 2017

We arrived at the restaurant only to find they did not have our booking. When we spoke to the waiter and he said if we waited for half an hour they could accommodate us. It was well worth the wait. The food was just fabulous and so was the service. The lamb ribs were to die for. Will definitely be back to try some of the other dishes that we could not fit in.

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1  Thank Megan M
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Reviewed 6 December 2017

One of the best places I've eaten in Melbourne, super fast, informal and tasty, absolutely perfect food and great drinks, in busy crazy mayhem. I would have no hesitation in returning. Biggest issue seems to be getting a seat, and we had to wait 45 mins, we went and had a drink and they texted us when ready. Go and have a look (and eat!) - it's something else!

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1  Thank David P
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Reviewed 4 December 2017

This is such a great venue with an awesome atmosphere. Food was amazing. Service was very friendly and staff were very personable and attentive. Loved the Steamed Pork Buns, Prawn Dumplings and the BBQ Lamb Ribs. Super yummy. Highly recommend this place for dinner if you're in Melbourne.

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1  Thank Luke S
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Reviewed 2 December 2017

joined friends for a great meal, very simple and very tasty, a bit of a favourite of places to go. The staff are great and the environment is inviting

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Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

Went there for pre-dinner as a couple. We were really excited as the reviews were all so positive but it didn’t live up to expectations. We were happy to sit outside so were seated quickly which was handy as we were pre-theatre. Had the 5 course between us, service was initially quick and food came out quickly. However the food was okay without being great. Everything had a GENEROUS helping of coriander and therefore there was limited variation. Couldn’t catch a waiter for a second drink or the bill when we were finished. Overall it was ok, but compared to experiences at places Chin chin it was fairly average

1  Thank Rupert C
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