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The Curry Bowl

41/250 Elizabeth St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9639 0868
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good46%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“curry bowl” (4 reviews)
“dahl” (2 reviews)
“curries” (4 reviews)
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Indian, Asian
41/250 Elizabeth St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Reviewed 11 August 2017

Delicious, consistent and very friendly service at a very competitive price. Whats so fantastic about this place is that, although the menu isn't huge, it changes from day to day and is consistently delicious. But better than that! it tastes like home cooked food!!! take...More

Thank audreytatou
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We love sri Lankan food and always come here when in Melbourne. Best to get there before the lunch rush at 11.30am so you get a seat and the pick of food. It is cash only and everything is fresh and tasty , authentic also...More

Thank boski
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Tiny quick turnover cash only curry joint. Steady trade while I was there. The curries are extremely good. I had lamb and two veg - Dahl and an eggplant curry with a papadam and yogurt and curry paste on the side thrown in. Serves are...More

1  Thank TwoSheds57
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Tiny place opposite the Marriot Hotel on Lonsdale St. Has a great choice of delicious Sri Lankan curries freshly prepared daily including a vegetarian option for around $8. For this you typically get basmati rice, dahl, 2 vegetable curries and a papadom. A selection of...More

1  Thank Savanna454
Reviewed 14 September 2016

I’ve going to the Curry Bowl for more than 10 years. If this (101 Lonsdale St near the corner of Lonsdale and Exhibition Sts next to the 7/11) little hole-in-the-wall (it IS tiny) was a proper sit-down restaurant I’m sure you’d be paying much more...More

Thank MikeofMelbourne
Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

This place is on lonsdale street bang opposite our hotel Marriot,which was convenient.The working hrs are a plus.At 3 30 when most places were closed for lunch,we found this restaurant open.We had paratha,rice and 4 curries for 9 .50 dollars which we could share .The...More

Thank rampriya2000
Reviewed 24 September 2015

Great Food! Great Price and Very Reasonable with letting you have multiple choices of curries! We went here multiple times as theres not much food nearby which is easily taken away without a wait time!

Thank Triphappenings
Reviewed 19 August 2015

The curry bowl on Elizabeth street which is now closed was a much better run food outlet, it was cleaner and was organised with a plentiful amount of food ready to sell. This version shows that the owners need to pay attention to their business....More

Thank boski
Reviewed 7 January 2015

We have been here for about 8 years and it has tasted fantastic every time, never disappointing us. Recently they closed due to the Myer redevelopment and are no longer in Elizabeth Street, however they are at 101 Lonsdale st and 530 Little Collins st....More

1  Thank Helen D
Reviewed 30 September 2014 via mobile

We had just a little time left for a quick dinner before the evening show. We came along the curry bowl by accident and tried it. It was really good. Nice food, nice prices, quick and friendly. Large curry dish with coke 11$.

1  Thank Earthling42
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  • Address: 41/250 Elizabeth St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9639 0868
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