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Chilli Padi - Melbourne Central

Menzies Alley, Corner of Little Lonsdale and Elizabeth | Shop OE7, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
+61 3 9663 5688
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good45%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible20%
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“chilli” (5 reviews)
“roti” (4 reviews)
“chicken” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Chinese, Asian, Fusion, Indonesian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Menzies Alley, Corner of Little Lonsdale and Elizabeth | Shop OE7, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1 - 10 of 58 reviews

Reviewed 27 March 2017

I was amazed to find tasty Pooris served with the chickpeas curry.Worth trying ...Anyone who has a binge for Pooris should try it here..The service was excellent and quick. Will visit the place again.

Thank AMA M
Reviewed 23 August 2016

I am from India and love cooking myself. I have visited many Indian restaurants in Melbourne but can't stop raving about Chilli Padi! Their Chicken and Goat Dum Biriyani is made by the authentic process and you can just smell the spices and taste the...More

Thank Subarna G
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

This is a great place for a quick but satisfying lunch. The vegi dishes change constantly but are all fantastic, especially the aloo and daal. The thali with roti and rice is so satisfying and the service is quick and friendly. I love this place....More

Thank DanGeorge2
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

I loved their food I tried their Thali, I love chilly in my food and loved the different validation of spices and chilly in every item, if you haven't tried Nepalese place, thus place will give you an experience closer to authentic Nepalese.

Thank Ameeeeee7
Reviewed 3 June 2016

This review is given for the Chilli Everest part of Chilli Padi in Melbourne Central. First time trying out this place with friends. After comparing Chilli Everest's and Chilli India's menu and I have decided to go with Chilli Everest because the menu looks more...More

Thank sarikei s
Reviewed 6 April 2016

Experienced terrible service! Went to order and told the two dishes I wanted were not available - fine, ordered something else. It was takeaway, so I stood around waiting for the meal. After half an hour asked where my order was and was told it...More

1  Thank JMRSTN
Reviewed 13 September 2015

We had opportunity to have food their twice now and its been great experience for us . Priced well. During peak hours , you have to wait to be seated . But if you enjoy good Indian food .its a place to go .

Thank RejiThomson
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Chilli Padi (Or Chilli India as it is called) has some good dishes with the right amount of spices as the Indians would love it. My personal favourites are Chicken Dum biryani and Podi chicken. This place is mostly fully packed during the dinner time....More

Thank Raman_Ober0i
Reviewed 30 March 2015

No doubt food was good, but service OMG!! Such a s*** service ever saw. Wait for half an hour for meal(masala dossa), which can be tolerable , but asked for extra sahmbhar in middle of my meal. After 10 minutes of waiting, have to get...More

3  Thank jogi14
Reviewed 19 December 2014

Pros: Nothing Cons: 1. Very very expensive 2. Orders a baby corn starter costs 20$ and quantity was for 2$, taste was also rubbish Not going again

2  Thank Dheeraj A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Menzies Alley, Corner of Little Lonsdale and Elizabeth | Shop OE7, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9663 5688
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