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Best Bistro restaurants in South Melbourne

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A photo of Teatro - Southbank restaurant
4.2
Awesome(923)
Price: Expensive
• Bistro • Southbank
Booked 29 times today
Teatro - Southbank stands as a gem in Melbourne's culinary scene, celebrated for its exceptional Italian cuisine. Catering to lovers of authentic Italian food, Teatro offers dishes that are traditionally Italian. Patrons praised their beautiful pizzas, pasta, and lamb ragu highlighting their satisfaction with the menu. The restaurant's quick service is an added bonus and particularly appreciated by those attending shows in nearby Hamer Hall. Distinguished for its overall dining experience, the atmosphere and views are as remarkable as the food. Customers have expressed their admiration for the ambiance and the stunning views of the Yarra. Ultimately, Teatro - Southbank's combination of excellent food, service, and setting make it an unmissable culinary destination.
A photo of Pipis Kiosk restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(351)
Price: Expensive
• Bistro • Albert Park
Booked 15 times today
Pipis Kiosk will be serving up a menu that champions Australian seafood and vegetables. While staying true to our geography and allowing multicultural-Melbourne to influence us along the way.
A photo of Elwood Bathers restaurant
4.5
Awesome(1514)
Price: Expensive
• Bistro • Elwood
Booked 32 times today
Elwood Bathers, located with a magnificent view of the sea, is renowned for its exceptional Bistro cuisine. The restaurant consistently impresses customers with its extensive wine list, knowledgeable staff and, most importantly, its delicious food. One customer fondly recalls the "Best Fruitti del Mare pasta at Elwood Bathers". Several other reviews highlight the freshness and quality of the seafood, a testament to the restaurant's commitment to offer an unforgettable culinary journey. The ambience is another factor contributing to the overall delightful experience, described as "bright, friendly and happy", paired with "fantastic dolphin views". Overall, Elwood Bathers is highly recommended for a memorable dining experience.
A photo of Officina Gastronomica Italiana restaurant
4.5
Awesome(305)
Price: Expensive
• Bistro • Prahran
Booked 19 times today
Officine Zero is a beacon of authentic Italian gastronomy. It is fondly praised by reviewers for its wide selection of delectable dishes and wines, all served in the cosy, tranquil ambiance that is distinctly Italian. The restaurant's offerings, which range from the richest ragu to tantalisingly fresh pasta, are consistently celebrated for their quality and balance of flavour. Staff are noted to be not only friendly and attentive, but also imbue the environment with an authentically Italian feel through their warm, familiar greetings. Esteemed by regular patrons as their 'go to' dining spot, Officine Zero proudly stakes its claim as a true Italian haven in a bustling city.
A photo of No.100 Flinders Lane restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(70)
Price: Expensive
• Bistro • Melbourne CBD
Booked 12 times today
No.100 Flinders Lane, located in Melbourne's bustling CBD, is a sleek, modern Australian restaurant that showcases the finest in local fare. Known for its warm ambiance and vigilant service, it has garnered rave reviews from customers, praising everything from the striking decor to the delicious, uncomplicated food. The restaurant’s intricately balanced flavours, well-presented plates and passionate kitchen staff have made it a favourite amongst locals and visitors alike. It offers a cosy and sophisticated bistro vibe perfect for a romantic or business dinner. Whether you're seeking friendly service, delicious fare, or a cosy, atmospheric hideaway from the busy outside world, No.100 Flinders Lane comes highly recommended for a truly contemporary Australian dining experience.
A photo of Amphlett House restaurant
4.3
Awesome(36)
Price: Expensive
• Bistro • Melbourne CBD
Booked 6 times today
Amphlett House is a coveted gem in the European cuisine scene, celebrated for its exceptional service and flavorful variety of dishes. The welcoming and informed staff create a comfortable and relaxed atmosphere, making it an ideal spot for friendly gatherings or a hearty meal before a theatre outing. Many rave about their "delicious gnocchi" and "mean parmy", as well as a variety of other dishes, such as the beef heart and lamb shoulder pie. Amphlett House ensures quality in each dish, evidenced by reviewers who touted the food as "cooked to perfection" and the drinks as "outstanding". Furthermore, the restaurant's complimentary Madeleines and Prosecco service during New Year's Eve shows its commitment to customer satisfaction.
A photo of Prince of Wales Hotel restaurant
5.0
Exceptional(2)
Price: Moderate
• Bistro • Richmond
The Prince of Wales Hotel is celebrated for its excellent representation of Australian cuisine. The experiences and reviews shared by visitors underscore its intrinsic link to the Australian dining culture. One review quotes, "Great experience was honestly so much fun! The manager was so attentive and made it such a fun place to go to." Even though some comments inclined towards the food being slightly over fried, the overall atmosphere and team effort make it an outstanding place, expressing a true essence of Australia. The joy, fun, and attention to detail are quintessential Australian elements mirrored at Prince of Wales Hotel.
A photo of The Railway Hotel Windsor Bistro restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(17)
Price: Moderate
• Bistro • Windsor
Booked 1 time today
The Railway Hotel Windsor Bistro, located in the heart of Windsor, is highly recommended for its exceptional pub cuisine. Reviews praise the establishment for its "super tasty pub classics," good portion sizes, and special deals, such as the Thursday pasta deal. The warm ambience, marked by a cozy fire and lovely views, adds to the restaurant's allure. The service is consistently commended as "excellent," "friendly," and "great," and the restaurant caters to a range of dietary needs. Long-time patrons cite "excellent service" and "beautiful food" as reasons for their return, proving The Railway Hotel Windsor Bistro is a treasured eatery that does pub cuisine justice.
A photo of Mint Lane Restaurant and Bar restaurant
3.7
Very Good(6)
Price: Moderate
• Bistro • Richmond
Booked 2 times today
Mint Lane Restaurant and Bar has made a name for itself as a contemporary Asian cuisine hotspot. Renowned for its fabulous delicious fresh food and delightful cocktails, this place emanates a pleasantly unique ambience. The exemplary service, alongside delectable desserts, adds to the distinctive dining experience this restaurant offers. Visitors often find Mint Lane a hidden little gem, albeit slightly tricky to locate, but unanimously agree that it's well worth the effort. Many describe the food as "incredible" and the staff as incredibly friendly, vowing to return for more culinary adventures. No wonder its patrons can't wait to come back.
A photo of Sir Henry Barkly Hotel restaurant
4.4
Awesome(366)
Price: Moderate
• Bistro • Heidelberg
Booked 8 times today
Sir Henry Barkly Hotel offers an impressive Modern Australian cuisine experience. Patrons have consistently praised the "delicious" food, "friendly service", and "great value for money". The variety in the menu has garnered positive reviews, with special mentions for their steak, warm Moroccan salad, salmon and the special tapas dishes. The reviews also highlight the big portion sizes, ensuring guests never leave hungry. Moreover, the attentive staff and the welcoming ambiance substantially enhance the overall dining experience. The special meals for children and provision for dietary requirements like vegan and gluten-free options testify to the restaurant's inclusiveness. With their exceptional fare and service, Sir Henry Barkly Hotel comes highly recommended by its visitors.
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