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Moomba Australian Restaurant

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28 The Rushes, Loughborough LE11 5BG, England
+44 1509 210202
Tue - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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95 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

There is a letter in the window thanking everyone for their patronage but that they are now closed for good. It's a shame as this was such a unique place.

Thank cakeinoz
Derby, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

I've visited here a couple of times this year and have absolutely loved the food! Great atmosphere and plenty to choose on the menu. I took advance of the deal on having two courses - main and dessert. Cheesecake is out of this world! The fruity non-alcoholic coolers are lovely too, very refreshing! I've tried a few flavours and loved... More 

Thank Laurzzzz
East Midlands, United Kingdom
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150 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

I visited here with my best friend for a unique dining birthday experience because we thought it would be fun to try Kangaroo. Personally, I liked it a lot but it is an acquired taste and is a tad chewy. They also do really nice chips, side salad and chicken skewers!

Thank WispyFairyWings
Loughborough, United Kingdom
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86 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

A very good meal here last night with friendly and attentive service. We have been here on a number of occasions but I think last night was one of the best. I had the kangaroo steak and my husband had hake which was one of the nights specials. Both were excellent.

Thank mrs1111
Loughborough, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

First time visiting in a long while and very impressed! The restaurant has a good balance of being fun whilst serving good quality food. Worth it to try something different! Such as kangaroo or crocodile! Worth it for a fun night out where you can have a decent meal that isn't pretentious.

Thank Han_Solo_Travels
Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016

Last weekend we arrived early at Mooba's for a pre cinema meal. We managed to fit in a starter and main, before leaving full and with no room for a desert. On arrival we advised of our time constraints and these were taken on board. The starters (chicken wings and salmon with salad) were big enough and fresh. The mains,... More 

1 Thank woo a
Leicester, United Kingdom
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84 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

I love this place! Food is always top class! Great choice menu and great Cocktails too. Staff always very friendly and very helpful. Great place for young families early evening and a brilliant place for a meal and social meeting with friends at any time. Great aosphere! You just have to give it a try. 😁

1 Thank DizzyDi33
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

Excellent food and brilliant service, the staff were very friendly and helpful will definitely be visiting again in the near future

1 Thank Nick P
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

I've been to Moomba a number of times and I will continue to do so- it's easily one of my favourites. The restaurant itself is decorated in subtle Aussie style, with wooden panelling, Ayers rock on the wall and a crocodile head model on the bar etc- its lovely in the summer as it has a very open airy feel... More 

1 Thank sheldon0
Leicester, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

We hadn't been here for a while but a new summer menu enticed my wife and I back for a mid-week treat. I made my reservation for the evening over the phone, no one answered so I left my booking on their answer machine. They soon rang back to confirm the booking as their answer machine message had promised. The... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$18
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 The Rushes, Loughborough LE11 5BG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Loughborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1509 210202
Open since 1999, Moomba Australian Restaurant and Bar, in Loughborough, offers modern Australian cuisine in an informal and relaxed atmosphere.

Our seasonally changing menus entice and excite your senses with a melting pot of vibrant, fresh flavours all reflecting the multicultural diversity of Australia. These can be complemented by our extensive wine list, imported Aussie beers and some very unique cocktails and fresh smoothies.

We offer everyone a chance to experience a flavour of modern Australian life without having to travel across the globe.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?