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Best Australian Restaurants in Preston


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A photo of The Keys restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Australian • Preston
The Keys is a restaurant with a reputation for serving up fantastic Australian cuisine. Conveniently located and loved by its community, its patrons rave about the delicious food, from popcorn chicken and huge parma to its excellent gluten-free pizzas. The Keys offers a multifaceted experience that is not only culinary in nature but also instrumental in creating a relaxing atmosphere, complete with games, bowling, and plenty of beer garden space. The friendly staff, chic and cosy ambience, and a great selection of food and drink make this restaurant an ideal locale for a memorable experience. The restaurant's popularity necessitates booking to secure a seat, furthering its position as a new hit local place for casual dining.
A photo of Bistra restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Australian • Carlton
Booked 3 times today
Bistra is an Australian bistro serving quality food and wine; our fare draws its influence predominantly from British, French and Italian cooking and technique, and yet it is quintessentially Australian. You can expect generous, memorable plates championing seasonal ingredients and an extensive list of wines.
A photo of Royal Oak Hotel restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Australian • Fitzroy
Booked 8 times today
The Royal Oak Hotel boasts of an impressive reputation as a purveyor of high-quality Australian cuisine. With consistently rave reviews, patrons acclaim its 'imaginative, elegant and totally delightful' food, and declare it to have 'the best pub food around'. The restaurant excels in creating classic pub ambiance with a modern touch. Its menu is described as 'above average for pub food', with fresh ingredients cooked cleverly and served thoughtfully. Moreover, the service is repeatedly praised as 'fantastic', 'efficient', and 'friendly', highlighting the warm hospitality Australia is known for. This makes the Royal Oak Hotel a beloved go-to for locals, and a must-visit for anyone seeking an authentic Australian dining experience.
A photo of Sporting Club Hotel restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Australian • Brunswick
Booked 9 times today
The Sporting Club Hotel proves itself as an exemplary establishment for authentic Australian cuisine. Located in the heart of a bustling neighborhood, this restaurant is repeatedly praised by its patrons for its consistently great quality and varied menu options. Among the reviews, one frequent customer highly recommends the "Roo & Wine" special on Monday nights, citing it as a great value. Other highlights in the comments include the friendly staff, the relaxing atmosphere, and the exceptional service. The positive feedback doesn't stop there, as another review lauds the "beautiful renovation", labeling the Sporting Club Hotel a true "neighborhood gem".
A photo of TOTE Bar & Dining restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Australian • Moonee Ponds
Booked 3 times today
TOTE Bar & Dining is a hidden gem in the Australian culinary scene, known for its quality, class, and sensational dining experience. Customer reviews highly praise the restaurant's atmosphere, from its stylish design and detail to its warm and intimate setting. The attentive, friendly, and approachable staff also contribute to the restaurant's high acclaim. At TOTE, the menu, although perceived as a bit limited, is highly complimented for its tasteful dishes and the quality of the food. The exquisite presentation and combination of memorable ingredients have been highlighted, with the green summer gnocchi and the spatchcock particularly noted for their exceptional taste and innovative presentation. TOTE has been appreciated for fitting perfectly into different occasions, from an easy-going steak night deal to a fabulous Mother's Day lunch, and has thus managed to tick all boxes for a grand dining experience. This supreme quality service and dining experience make it a place that customers are eager to return to and recommend to others.
A photo of FLINT restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Australian • Fitzroy
Booked 4 times today
FLINT is a celebrated restaurant in Australia, revered for its unique and delectable cuisine. The customers applaud the establishment for its innovative dishes, exemplified by options like 'burnt lettuce' and 'Carrot Carrot'. Meals are intelligently designed for sharing, providing an array of flavors and dishes in one session. The quality and variation of dishes can appease both meat and vegetarian food enthusiasts. The dishes such as steaks, rainbow trout, and carrots are highly praised by the diners. The reviews mention "excellent service", "excellent cookery" and "delicious and aromatic" food. Many customers express a desire to return, indicating the consistent quality and memorable dining experience that FLINT provides. The restaurant is also praised for its relaxed and welcoming atmosphere.
A photo of Ascot Vale Hotel restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Australian • Ascot Vale
Booked 6 times today
Ascot Vale Hotel, located in the vibrant and cosy neighbourhoods of Ascot Vale, Moonee Ponds, and Essendon, is favoured for its high-quality Australian cuisine. Visitors praise the restaurant for its professional and engaging staff, alongside its impressive selection of wines and beers. The commendations don't stop at the beverages though, as reviewers rave about the modern pub fare, considering the quality as high and the portions generous. Specific highlights include the Eye Fillet and the Dim Sims. The venue itself is known for its warm and inviting atmosphere, making it an excellent place to enjoy a meal with family or friends. The service, food, and overall experience at Ascot Vale Hotel come highly recommended by patrons.
A photo of Grandview Hotel restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Australian • Brunswick
Booked 10 times today
The Grandview Hotel is renowned for its exceptional Australian cuisine, gaining consistent praise from both locals and tourists. Patrons have hailed it not only as an excellent choice for dining, but also a heartwarming, comfortable pub with a local feel. The restaurant is esteemed for its steak nights, and its chips and sticky date pudding were declared superb and satisfying. Other praised dishes include the Sunday roast, half chicken dish, beef cheeks, and fish Parma. Customers also extol the vegetarian and gluten-free options. Alongside the food, reviewers admired the friendly staff, excellent beverage choice, and lovely atmosphere. The venue's generosity during lockdowns, offering free meals to local artists, adds to its reputation as a community-centered establishment.
A photo of The Empress Hotel restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Australian • Fitzroy North
Booked 5 times today
The Empress Hotel is celebrated for its high-quality Australian cuisine. Cozily nestled in Melbourne, this pub-style restaurant boasts a plethora of favorable reviews for its excellent food, ambiance, and service. Patrons laud the venue for its authentic Australian dishes such as Parma, pizzas, and beer-battered chips. Special mentions go to the buffalo wings, claiming them to be the best in Melbourne and the Monday night pizza special, which provides generous portions, high-quality ingredients and presentation. Furthermore, the restaurant's atmosphere is consistently praised as friendly, and accommodating, creating a perfect location for a relaxed pub meal with a couple of beers.
A photo of Flovie Florist Cafe restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Australian • Carlton
Booked 2 times today
Flovie Florist Cafe is a celebrated gem in the Australian culinary scene renowned for its exceptional food and friendly service. Reviewers testify to its distinctive ambiance, which includes enticing floral decor that adds to the dining experience. The cuisine is as visually appealing as it is delicious, with special mentions of the hot chocolates made with superb quality chocolate, and the crispy eggs Benny. The staff have been noted to be attentive, friendly, and extremely accommodating, with an emphasis on providing personalized service. In addition, the restaurant is commended for its great price points. The reviews depict Flovie Florist Cafe as more than just a restaurant - it's a delightful dining experience.
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