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Ah'Loys Malaysian Restaurant

278 Bay St, Brighton, Bayside, Victoria 3186, Australia
+61 3 9596 4133
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good54%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“beef rendang” (7 reviews)
“rotis” (11 reviews)
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Asian, Malaysian
££ - £££
278 Bay St, Brighton, Bayside, Victoria 3186, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In its early days a bustling Malaysian restaurant with tasty tempting food and you couldn't walkin on Friday or sat and get a table. The standard has been going down over the years. Last Saturday we arrived without a booking, restaurant is only half full....More

Thank Gaye J
Reviewed 15 July 2017

I had the Lobak as a starter. The meat was made into a paste like what they make fishballs out of. With a well made Lobak, one should be able to taste the meat in it - sadly not the case here. For mains I...More

Thank Mattpen
Reviewed 3 May 2017

went to Ah Loys for a family meal, food was very good, staff are very nice, the vegetarian Mee Goreng was the best I have had in a while and the roti's are light and fluffy, impressed!

Thank Amanda I
Reviewed 15 March 2017

The food is reasonably good but suited the children who also went with us. To get the extra spice and flavour I had the Tom Yum and it was excellent. Choose wisely and it delights.

Thank Stephen H
Reviewed 3 March 2017

We went to the movies, and afterwards went to AhLoys. The staff always make a table available whether you book or just drop in after the movies. The food is always delicious, service is always good.

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

The couple we dined with were regulars so maybe I was expecting too much. Service was good but the food left little to be desired. Entree salt & pepper quail is one of my favourite dishes and I always order it if it's on the...More

Thank Ileana M
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

We booked a table for 6 girlfriends on a Friday night.. Our waitress was the owner..she was friendly and helpful, suggesting shared dishes for 2 of our vego's as well as meat dishes.. coconut rice...the roti was the best I've ever had! We took our...More

Thank CathJMitchell
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Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

After Little Malaysia closed suddenly 18 months ago we were so sad, we had been going there for over 20 years but we have found Joanne and her team again here at Ah'loys in Brighton. Still the best curry puffs and the rotis are little...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

After many visits where we enjoyed our meal, tonight was an off night. My Tom Yum soup was a great starter. The peanut sauce served with the Roti was not its normal flavor. The Chinese Broccoli was steamed to perfection but the sauce had been...More

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Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Super delicious Malaysian food with some other Asian style meals too. All the dishes are good, haven't had a bad meal yet.

Thank Eva W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 278 Bay St, Brighton, Bayside, Victoria 3186, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Bayside  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9596 4133
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