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Hochi Mama

11-15 Liverpool St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9078 2285
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“bao” (20 reviews)
“fried chicken” (18 reviews)
“pho” (16 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 PM - 9:30 PMAll hours
Asian, Thai, Fusion, Vietnamese, Street Food, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
11-15 Liverpool St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I would recommend this place for a lunch or dinner as the food is refreshing and delicious. Be sure to try their pho. I would definitely come back again.

Thank Abby X
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Melbourne is a place we can't find any better Resteraunt. The food was plentiful and well presented. The staff made the evening fun. Thanks Mollie for taking care of us. Happy Anniversary Ho Chi Mama

Thank Finless
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is one of the best restaurants I've ever been to. I've travelled many places internationally and I don't think we've ever had such a good experience. Perfect food, fast service, great atmosphere, couldn't ask for more! Kaya, thank you again for your excellent service....More

Thank Lachlan B
Reviewed 3 days ago

Arrived on a Friday night with no expectations of getting in without a booking but these guys looked after us and squeezed us in. We were on a timeline to get to a show and everything went as smoothly as could be expected. All of...More

Thank RussTheDiver
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great food and really enjoyed our night. We had to wait for about half an hour so headed to a nearby bar for a cocktail. Everything was excellent except for the noise, would be worthwhile looking at some noise dampening, I can't remember being in...More

Thank Glenn P
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Upon being seated, we were told that we could only order from roughly 1/3 of the menu due to deep fryer complications. The waitress read out our menu and told us to take a photo of her hand written notes with our phone. I questioned...More

Thank shaunygee21
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Love the vibe here. Everyone is always so friendly. Love the pork belly bao. Kaya was also wonderful :)

Thank Caitlinplummer
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This place is 10 metres from where we live-our first visit. Walked in- excellent service from Kaya-was great on Gluten Free choices and a cool dude. The scallops and the Southside Chicken were amazing. The $30 deal- excellent value! Cocktails- presentation of the up in...More

Thank jeffandlauren
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

To be honest, I didn't know this was a Vietnamese restaurant. Being Vietnamese who lives amongst cheap restaurants, I would consider this an expensive meal considering the portions and quality. Although I have to remind myself, I am in the city. So if you are...More

Thank An C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were difficult! One of our party couldn’t eat chilli and one loves it! Mollie was incredibly accommodating up our needs and made us feel welcome. All the team are friendly and the food was DELISH! Can recommend the scallops, lamb ribs and DIY rice...More

Thank Electra T
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11-15 Liverpool St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9078 2285
Located in an iconic Melbourne laneway, Hochi Mama is a fun and relaxed restaurant/bar serving up modern Vietnamese-inspired street food. Expect interesting interpretations of traditional classics, as well as more contemporary Asian Fusion menu items. In the bar, highly-experienced mixologists offer an exciting cocktail menu designed especially to compliment the food. Located near ample parking, trains and trams.
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