Friday 18th April

Misschu

Shop 2, 287 Exhibition St
Melbourne
(03) 9077 1097
276 Toorak Road
South Yarra
(03) 9041 5848
Mon to Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine

Vietnamese

Features

Delivery

Notable Gluten Free Options

Notable Vegetarian Options

Outdoor Eating

Take Away

Price
$$$$$

Echoing it’s flagship siblings in Sydney, and focusing on the flavours that made earned it’s reputation, Misschu Melbourne has a spotlight on rice paper rolls and Vietnamese specialties. The pocket-sized eatery sees the woman behind the name, Nahji Chu, returning to her Melbourne roots, bringing her tuckshop flair with her.

The space is a more streamlined version of the weathered Sydney original, with candy stripe awnings lining the kitchen view, minimalist blond wood seating and cool green-tiles making room for a huge Visa mural. But the focus is on the compact rice-paper-roll, dumpling and vermicelli salad menu. Favourites are traditional Peking duck pancakes, satay chicken and young coconut rice-paper rolls and BBQ pork char sui buns- but don’t skip the refreshing slushie of frozen young coconut juice, blended with lychees and mint for a cupful of freshness.

Chu herself moves her energetic presence between Sydney and Melbourne, and you can always sense the excitement when she’s in the house.

Line up for a lunchtime tuckshop take-away, order in advance with a tuckshop order form or cosy-up at one of the intimate tables and decide for yourself whether her title ‘queen in rice-paper rolls’ is warranted.

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