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Fomo melbourne

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157 Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
+61 3 9650 7987
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17:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 15:00
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71 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for dinner. Ordered 3 vegan meals and a side of rice for 4 people. Had the eggplant in some kind of sauce, spinach and mushrooms in oyster sauce. Green curry veg. It was ok. Tasty enough. I've had better vegan meals ( considering I'm not vegan) The service was excellent. Glasses of wine were pricey.

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Thank skybluesmurf
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41 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

After an exhausting day I just wanted to get a takeaway and go back to my hotel. At Fomo I was able to do this. The food was so delicious and they took extra care, double wrapping it for my walk back to my hotel, so as it didnt leak. They were busy, however I didnt have to wait long.... More 

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Thank Claire M
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

after a day visit in mel central, we went for dinner at this restaurant.we had already booked and we were shown our places. we placed our order and we served within minutes.food a bit spicy but very tasty. priced good. nice settings and cool. a must in burke street.

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Thank dewoo M
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

A lot of choices with reasonable price.The atmosphere is lovely. The taste is really good and the portion is big as well. I highly recommend this place!!!

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Thank Zin N
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

My husband and I attended this restaurant really excited. The overall decor was beautiful and read some decent reviews online. The service was nice from the initial waiter however some language barriers from our order taker left us with an incorrect order, which we were totally fine with but when we brought it up with the staff they became very... More 

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Thank AliceBurge
Melbourne, Australia
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133 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed my lunch of massaman curry! Generous serving with lots of meat for $15, the meal was fresh and full of flavour. Our meals were served relatively quickly. The dining space is modern but a little noisy. Recommend making a booking for larger groups.

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Thank AllyJaneJ
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126 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

This is a small restaurant but food quality is quite good. Spicy delicious with a twist. Its a fine place to dine in or takeout.

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Thank Jigger-Fred
Launceston, Australia
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

We had to do a bit of searching for a restaurant which would do gluten free food. We stumbled upon Fomo. The food was delicious, especially the pad Thai. Great job guys.

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Thank lynintas
Brisbane, Australia
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43 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Fomo is gourmet Thai food, and offers a good range of dishes, which are prepared faster than you would ever expect. Truly delicious meals. The service is attentive and speedy. Prices for mains range from $17-$38 and portions are by no means huge. A good range of beers is available priced from $7-9 and a small selection of wines priced... More 

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Thank BrissieJim
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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19 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

Been here a few times now, I am a fan of the green papaya salad with soft-shell crab. Other standouts include the curries and the Crispy pork... the crispy porrk the OMG and the Kra Prow pork. yeah the pork.

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Thank Jeremy D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 157 Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9650 7987

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Chinatown

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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 up age-old recipes. The lighting may be unromantic, the patrons loud, and the service no-nonsense, but the food is sensational.
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