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21 Bond St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9629 5900
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Persian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
21 Bond St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Wahou very strange. I go to this restaurant the ninthest on trip advisor and I was very excited to go. But I'm very disappointed from this restaurant. I take the 4 course with matched wine and I was alone. First problem the first course come...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My first dining experience at Maha's certainly will not be my last. In all my life I have never experienced food as fine as this. The flavours were so beautiful and you really hoped each dish would never end. I went away feeling so satisfied...More

2  Thank kevinp8590
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent selection of flavours and textures in the 6 course tasting menu. We decided against the matching wines to allow the food to speak for itself and it did. The portion sizes were just right it left you full but not struggling to finish. Would...More

1  Thank KiwiTraveller063
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is perfection on a plate. So many flavours on their tasting menu. We thoroughly enjoyed every mouthful and the service was thoughtful subtle and friendly. Our gluten free daughter had her own tasting menu and we really appreciated her special attention from the Maha...More

2  Thank sarahJ5662OR
Management response:Responded 2 days ago

Thank you for the stellar review sarahJ5662OR. We're glad you had a wonderful time at Maha. We look forward to welcoming you back next time.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our recent experience at Maha would be 6-stars, if awarding that rating was possible. As a surprise for a special occasion, I took my other half to Maha and it was one of the best decisions I had ever made. It was indisputably the best...More

1  Thank skis-gitz
Management response:Responded 2 days ago

Hi skis-gitz. Thank you for taking the time to review our venue. We are so happy to hear your experience at Maha exceeded expectations. We will make sure to pass your wonderful feedback on to Shane and the team. We cannot wait for you to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We don't do this sort of thing often so we didn't know what to expect, but we were amazed with the quality and the presentation of the food at Maha - one word, yum! We ordered the 6 course option, with smaller portions of the...More

1  Thank JeronimKrsto
Management response:Responded 2 days ago

Thank you for the lovely review JeronimKrsto. It's great to hear you enjoyed our 6 course menu. We cannot wait for your next visit.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The last time I came here was 5 yrs ago and as I have an international visitor, I decided to take her to this restaurant again as I remember it to be of great middle eastern cuisine. Unfortunately, this time, it is not as good...More

Thank LC888
Management response:Responded 2 days ago

Hi LC888. Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. We're sorry to hear your visit was not as good as your last. We are not a traditional Middle Eastern restaurant. We describe the experience at Maha and our cuisine as 'unrestricted Middle...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did the 4 course sharing lunch. Wow. Food was magnificent and service very good. Highly recommended and i will return with all of the family.n

Thank davidmP8876ZJ
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Hi davidmP8876ZJ. Thank you for leaving this great review. We're delighted to hear that your food was magnificent and the service was good. We look forward to your next visit with all the family!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Maha is a fantastic lunch spot. We shared a banquet and the food was plentiful and cooked to perfection. Look forward to heading back there for dinner soon. Price is reasonable for the quality so don't hesitate !

Thank chantelle p
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for sharing your feedback chantelle p. It's great to hear that you enjoyed your experience. We appreciate the recommendation and look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We heard great reviews of this place from local friends who are "foodies." They were so right to steer us here. We tried about ten different dishes over multiple meals. Among the best were the charred broccoli, smoked pepper, hamsi, and almonds; the cod fish...More

Thank Alisco
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the lovely review Alisco. We're glad to hear you enjoyed your visit to Maha. We are so passionate about what we do and it is our goal to provide each and every one of our guests with a sensations culinary experience. We...More

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Response from Peter W | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Better if you let them know in advance.
Joanne P
6 February 2016|
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Response from garybMelbourne | Reviewed this property |
One of our party had an allergy and they were terrific. They even double checked about a particular dish later on in the meal. You'll have no problem.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$47
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Bond St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9629 5900
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