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Rice Paper Scissors

19 Liverpool Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9663 9890
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Asian, Thai, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
19 Liverpool Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Reviewed today via mobile

Excellent food !! Almost an hour long waiting even on a Monday night should say it all for this cute lil restaurant !! We were 3 of us and ordered 5 dishes but were quite full with 4 ! They have vegetarian versions as well...More

Thank Rnath2017
Reviewed 5 days ago

Smiling polite prompt staff. Well presented and tasty food. Absolutely no complaints. Would definitely go back. Highly recommend

Thank Tina C
Reviewed 6 days ago

Went on a Sunday at lunch - hardly any wait time, Food was yum yum. We had the chicken pho and rice paper rolls - all were delicious and cheap for quality you get.

Thank cherrie967
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were lucky hardly a wait time at all! We sat outside, the chairs are very low so a little awkward for someone whose almost 6ft but the others seemed fine. The food was AMAZING fresh and light with the right hit of chilli and...More

Thank KataMay2014
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here for dinner. They do not take bookings so go early. There is a dinner set with a choice of 5 dishes to share (for 2 people). Plenty of choice and there is a specials menu. Try the belly pork! Great service, good atmosphere....More

Thank wwwt56
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice and good health food Asian fusion food good location right on Main Street nice setup for sitting!!! Big menu to choose and have coffee and dessert too

Thank calvinfame
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had lunch with my daughter here the other day. We went with the "5 dishes for 2 people" option. Service was brilliant and the staff extremely friendly and attentive. We ate Kingfish ceviche, Crying Tiger, Filipino BBQ Pork, Peking Duck Bao and Hokkaido scallops with...More

Thank Helen G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are so many good restaurants in Melbourne and it's hard to choose one. But as my best friend recommended me to try RPS, I thought why don't I try it? I love unpretentious restaurant with gorgeous food and warm staff and RPS definitely have...More

Thank B M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Busy, busy - queues out the door - and fair enough - this is a fun, happening place with good Asian food - bur just a bit too Asian for my liking. I prefer chicken meat without the wings, legs and bones.I know it's authentic...More

Thank DufferAustralia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is situated in Liverpool area of Melbourne and verg waiters friendly and gives information ,good food good service

Thank Arkay5255
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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Response from Julie S | Reviewed this property |
I am unsure. Would be best to contact the restaurant direct. Sorry I couldn’t be of more help.
24 March 2018|
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Response from Chantelle_and_Owen | Reviewed this property |
I didn’t see this when I was there a couple of weeks ago so I don’t think so
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Liverpool Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9663 9890
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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.
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