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Cumulus Inc.
Modern Australian
  • 45 Flinders La,
    Melbourne, VIC
  • (03) 9650 1445,
    cumulusinc.com.au/
  • Mon-Fri 7am-11pm, Sat-Sun 8am-11pm

Cumulus Inc.
-37.81492,144.973129

Now in its ninth year, the gorgeously loft-like Cumulus still has the quietly sophisticated X-factor it arrived with. Floods of natural light, striking flower arrangements and elegant timber furniture keep the room looking as fresh as the day it opened. The marble-topped kitchen pass makes a great perch for chef-watching, while comfortable bar seating offers a two-way perve with fellow diners and the parade of laneway traffic. The menu's versatility is its strength, and you'll be equally as happy doing the solo oysters-and-fizz thing as you will be sharing a shoulder of legendary lamb and seasonal sides with pals. European-influenced, the menu is geared for sharing, though you may need to plan your picks to get the mojo right. Tempura-style zucchini flowers stuffed with minced prawns and served with a tangy, Marie Rose-esque sauce are an inspired take on the '70s classic prawn cocktail. Service is polished, the wine list exemplary - and the buzz? Unbeatable.

 

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At a glance

  • Food:
  • Two Stars
  • Wine:
  • Two glasses
  • Price:
  • E $7-$19

    M $25-$44

    D $14-$17

  • Feature:
  • Licensed
    Bar
    Vegetarian
    Wheelchair Access
    Private room
    Breakfast
    Impressive Wine List
  • Cards:
  • American Express
    Eftpos
    MasterCard
    Visa
  • Bookings:
  • Bookings lunch only
  • Chef:
  • Andrew McConnell & Casey McDonald

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