If you judge the success of a place based on the fact that you want to scream “COCHROACH” just to secure a seat during peak lunch times, then Nelayan will work those vocal chords. Probably fall on deaf ears, as the packed tables munch down on the array of Indonesian staples such as ayam goreng, curries and the spicy, tenderly stewed beef rendang. So good you’ll need to come up with much nastier things to say for a table and chair.
3.5 / 5 yums!
Where? 265-267 Swanston St, Melbourne, VIC
What? Around $10