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Best European Restaurants in Fitzroy

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A photo of Freda's Bistro restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(189)
Price: Expensive
• European • Fitzroy
Booked 1 time today
From the numerous positive reviews, Freda's Bistro clearly delivers an exceptional European dining experience. The standout dishes signal a strong European influence, with customers frequently praising the beef tartare, wagyu rump, pressed lamb shoulder, pumpkin and walnut lasagne, and a wine list that includes a mix of Australian and European wines. The service receives consistent high praises, with professional, efficient, and friendly staff that further accentuate the warm and relaxed ambience of the restaurant. Repeat visits from customers and recommendations for special occasions reflect the exquisite quality of the food and overall dining experience at Freda's Bistro. The restaurant promises an unforgettable European culinary journey, ensuring that it lives up to the accolades it has garnered.
A photo of The European restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(1204)
Price: Expensive
• European • Melbourne CBD
Booked 26 times today
The City Wine Shop and The European is a revered institution in its locale, renowned for its excellent European cuisine. Patrons rave about the fabulous food, atmosphere, and the impressive wine list, citing it as an absolute staple and praising the restaurant's well-curated by-the-glass selection. With notable dishes like whipped cod roe with blinis, salumi plate, and half duck 'a l'orange', the restaurant captures the essence of European gastronomy. The impeccable, personable service also adds to the stellar dining experience, which many regard as a "truly memorable night". Overall, City Wine Shop and The European embody the warmth and excellence of European dining culture.
A photo of The Carlton Wine Room restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(776)
Price: Expensive
• European • Carlton
Booked 22 times today
The Carlton Wine Room is a vibrant and refined European cuisine restaurant that consistently caters to the gastronomic demands of its loyal customers, affirmed by numerous rave reviews. Patrons widely acclaim the restaurant's exceptional wine list, beautifully prepared food, and a special ambiance reminiscent of a contemporary Euro charm. The wine sommelier is notably skilled and helpful, ensuring patrons are expertly guided in their wine selections. The impeccably prepared dishes, which cater to diverse dietary requirements, consistently impress, with a creative menu that values simplicity, authenticity, and taste. This establishment's dining experience is both warm and polished, a testament to its impeccable service and dedication to gastronomic excellence. Whether dining for a special occasion or simply enjoying a quality meal with loved ones, The Carlton Wine Room is recognized as a 'must-go' haven for anyone seeking a memorable dining experience.
A photo of Punch Lane Wine Bar & Restaurant restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(571)
Price: Expensive
• European • Melbourne CBD
Booked 13 times today
The Punch Lane Wine Bar & Restaurant offers a delightful experience of European cuisine, right in Melbourne. It has consistently earned praise from customers for its quality food, top-notch service and the warm, intimate atmosphere. As quoted from the reviews, "you could easily be somewhere in Europe," highlighting its authentic European ambiance. The restaurant offers a diverse menu with “European flavor on most menu items and all beautifully prepared.” The servers are recognized as "knowledgeable, obliging," and the chefs as true experts in their field. It is the perfect venue to impress, with an extensive selection of wines, and a "romantic lighting" setting that evokes a feel of European intimation.
A photo of Clover restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(110)
Price: Expensive
• European • Richmond
Booked 13 times today
Clover is overwhelmingly praised by guests as a top-spot for European cuisine with its unique and frequently changing menu. Notable is the robust and extensive wine list, with pairings offered by knowledgeable staff that truly elevates the dining experience. Customers consistently highlight the high-quality food, excellent service, and vibrant surroundings, with some going as far to call it a "gem" and the "best they've ever had". The engaging staff and cosy atmosphere provide a sophisticated yet welcoming experience that keeps guests returning. With exceptional food, service, and wines, Clover is a standout in European dining.
A photo of Milk the Cow - Carlton restaurant
4.5
Awesome(483)
Price: Moderate
• European • Carlton
Booked 14 times today
Milk the Cow in Carlton is a delightful gem in the culinary landscape of Melbourne, offering a unique European experience. The cozy, stylish setting is as applauded as their knowledgeable and friendly staff, both contributing to the "excellent environment for small groups" and intimate catch-ups. This restaurant is acclaimed for its "amazing", "next level" cheese and wine pairing experiences, with dishes like the cheese fondue and croque monsieur being remarked as "to die for". A widely recommended spot, it stands as a "classy but affordable slice of Europe," with diners eagerly anticipating a return for more of their magnificent, "exquisite range of delicious cheeses and wine."
A photo of Pinotta restaurant
4.5
Awesome(157)
Price: Expensive
• European • Fitzroy North
Booked 1 time today
Pinotta is a highly praised European restaurant, known for its exquisite cuisine and warm hospitality. The reviews affirm the restaurant's consistent delivery of delicious food, superb wine, and extraordinary service. Patrons particularly mention the terrific pasta, share plates, and seafood. Renowned for its friendly and knowledgeable waitstaff, Pinotta has been labelled as a neighborhood gem that has stood the test of time. Customers emphasise on the restaurant's inviting and comfortable ambiance, contributing to its steady stream of returnees. Its vibrant atmosphere coupled with a well-curated selection of Australian and Italian wines make Pinotta a standout choice for a memorable dining experience.
A photo of Cecconi's Flinders Lane restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(1112)
Price: Very Expensive
• European • Melbourne CBD
Booked 29 times today
Cecconi's Flinders Lane in Melbourne is praised as one of the best Italian restaurants in the city. It offers a delightful gastronomical journey marked by authentic Italian cuisine, complemented by the impeccable service. As quoted from reviews, every meal served is a "flavourgasm", with standouts like the deliciously juicy suckling pig. The Italian roots of the cuisine are highlighted by the extensive knowledge of the Italian wine selection, providing a truly authentic experience. Patrons lauded the consistent quality of food over the years, the welcoming ambience and exceptional service. Whether for a formal meal or special occasion, Cecconi's is highly recommended for its excellence in delivering an authentic Italian dining experience.
A photo of Il Solito Posto restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(1007)
Price: Expensive
• European • Melbourne CBD
Booked 47 times today
Il Solito Posto, a hidden gem in the heart of Melbourne, consistently impresses visitors with its authentic Italian cuisine. Regular customers swear by its "delicious Italian food" and "excellent service." The cosy ambiance, especially appreciated during winter, enhances the dining experience. The staff are acclaimed for their depth of knowledge, timely service and friendliness - delivering an experience that is not only about great food, but great hospitality. Whether it's a pre-theatre meal or a leisurely dinner, Il Solito Posto stands out for its beautiful setting, fantastic service, and most importantly, its delightful and authentic Italian dishes. With many looking forward to their next visits, this traditional Italian restaurant indeed lives up to its name—which in Italian, means "the usual place".
A photo of Zsa's Bar Bistro Deli restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(109)
Price: Moderate
• European • Northcote
Booked 4 times today
Zsa's Bar Bistro Deli continues to receive high praise for its spectacular European cuisine. Reviewers emphasize the "refreshing and original" menu, describing dishes as "delicious", "full of flavours", and "perfectly cooked". The restaurant's ambience is also repeatedly highlighted, thoroughly enjoyed by patrons who find it "beautiful", "chic" and "jazzy". High-quality service is another standout feature of Zsa's experience, with the team consistently described as “attentive", "knowledgeable", and "engaging". The restaurant’s "excellent venue, food, and service" makes it a favorite among both regular visitors and new guests. Despite a few minor complaints such as proximity to the toilets and a somewhat restricted menu on prep days, the overall consensus is that Zsa's is an exceptional spot for European cuisine.
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