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850 Sydney Rd, Brunswick, Moreland, Victoria 3056, Australia
+61 3 9383 3347
11:00 - 15:30
17:00 - 00:00
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17:00 - 00:00
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Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 5 November 2015 via mobile

Decent sized portions, some dishes were very nice and others were fairly ordinary. We seemed to have difficulty in getting the waiter to understand what we wanted to order, as a result we were sent extra dishes that we did not want.

Thank csmurf
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2015 via mobile

In general, it takes a little while to get your food but when it arrives it is often worth the wait. The biryani is one of the best I've had, even my 2 year old who does not eat spicy food at all grabbed hold of it and wouldn't stop. Palak paneer is a fave of mine and bismi serves... More 

Thank kikifeet
Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

If you like the spicy foods, Bismi is the place for you. Best food (specially the Biriyani) in Melbourne. Have been going there for few years and visited again tonight. Once again very much satisfied. Excellent service with delicious foods. You won't be disappointed.

Thank ablatula
Tullamarine, Australia
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43 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2015 via mobile

The restaurant is established as the best curry house in Australia. The taste from the myriad spice is unbelievable and are never masked by chilli hotness. Unfortunately its only opened after 5 PM. But its well worth the wait. Book early so as not to be disappointed!

Thank Yen A
1 review
Reviewed 7 April 2015

This restaurant is famous for cheap and high quality food. Looks like they are back.I visited recently the food was absolutely delicious especially biryani and nasi lemah ..loved it. Good environment too. will visit again

Thank Raja R
Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2014

Dear Bismi, Whatever happened to you?! You used to be cheap, fast and good, which was such a rare combination. I had fond memories of navigating the crappy traffic on Sydney Road just to get my curry and prata (chanai as you are fond of saying) fix. I stopped by for lunch the other day, almost 2 years since I... More 

Thank bluntpencil
Pune, India
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2013

Good place to be with friends and family. Kind of South Indian and Shri Lankan cuisine. I tried Butter Chicken and Lamb masala , both were good and tasty. Garlic Naan was really awesome, similar kind of taste like south indian Tawa Parotha, soft and tasty. Service is bit slow but can wait for 5 minutes extra for good food.... More 

Thank Vishwanath A
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Reviewed 27 April 2008

It's no fine dining but hey cheap nice food, i'm not complaining.. Come with frens so can try their murtabak, briyani, and dosa.. Service mite be slow..

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Reviewed 11 April 2008

the biryani was excellent..lamb is to die for...

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Asian, Malaysian, Sri Lankan
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:30
17:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 15:30
17:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 15:30
17:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 15:30
17:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 15:30
17:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 15:30
17:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 15:30
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 850 Sydney Rd, Brunswick, Moreland, Victoria 3056, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Moreland  >  Brunswick
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9383 3347

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