Marble & Grain

4.3
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437 reviews
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$40 and under
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European
We are open for dining-in from 5.30 pm to 10 pm every night. Takeaway available from 6.30 am to 10 pm everyday. we currently only doing two or three courses dinner menu, please visit our website for the set menu.

We look forward to welcoming you again!


The simple philosophy of Marble & Grain is to look at the classic elements of European Steakhouses and deliver them in a modern form. Created by the award-winning Australian architecture firm, Paul Kelly Designs, Marble & Grain covers two distinct spaces. The first is the bar area, featuring high tables and stools, as well as a row of low tables that take full advantage of the extensive bi-fold windows without blocking the view of those gathered around the beautiful marble bar. Exposed concrete walls create a contrast to soft leather seating while presenting a matte surface that plays off the polished brass highlights within.
What 437 People Are Saying
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4.3based on recent ratings
4.4
Food
4.3
Service
4.2
Ambience
3.9
Value
Noise · Moderate
90% of people would recommend it to a friend
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Tamara
1 review
Dined on 22 May 2020
Overall4Food3Service4Ambience4

Steak was not as good as we remember! But otherwise a lovely evening. Good service.

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Senn
1 review
Dined on 17 May 2020
Overall3Food1Service5Ambience5

The steak was horrible, everything else was as normal

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John
1 review
Dined on 16 May 2020
Overall5Food5Service2Ambience5

Only 10 people in the restaurant as per corona but was pretty good! Service could be improved but to be fair they were under a bit of stress and learning since the restrictions were released.

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DebbieH
1 review
Dined on 20 March 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Meals were cooked to perfection with outstanding service.

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OpenTable Diner
Canberra / ACT
1 review
Dined on 14 March 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

The food and service was amazing.
The staff were super friendly and helpful.

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CarM
1 review
Dined on 14 March 2020
Overall4Food5Service3Ambience3

The food is always fantastic. It can get a little noisy/busy and hard to get the attention of the servers. Great drinks too!

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Elli
1 review
Dined on 13 March 2020
Overall4Food5Service5Ambience3

Was really nice, but was full of bogans for some reason - weird atmosphere because of that.

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CaitlinB
1 review
Dined on 13 March 2020
Overall4Food5Service4Ambience4

The food was amazing but the atmosphere was loud and annoying. I could hardly hear what my boyfriend was saying. All big groups should be put on one side of the restaurant and couples/groups of 3 should be put on the other side.

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PetaP
1 review
Dined on 9 March 2020
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience4

The steak melted in our mouths and the service was perfect

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FluerH
1 review
Dined on 8 March 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

The wine was well recommended; the food was delicious and catered for dietary requirements. The service was with enthusiasm; we are looking forward to returning in June!

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BirthdayMiss
Washington DC
1 review
Dined on 7 March 2020
Overall3Food3Service3Ambience3

Nice place to dine with great atmosphere and service. Food was “good” but not exceptional, especially for the prices. Waiter menu knowledge and ability to recommend options needs a lot of work.

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PhilN
1 review
Dined on 6 March 2020
Overall3Food4Service3Ambience2

The food was great, steaks were cooked perfectly, but the atmosphere was lacking. Staff were efficient but not really friendly.

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LindaF
Melbourne / VIC
1 review
Dined on 5 March 2020
Overall3Food3Service5Ambience3

This restaurant is very nice and the service was outstanding. The main hesitation I have is that the menu is so meat based, but you know that when you go in. The noise level was very high. I felt it was quite expensive, probably due to all the meat. I had fish which was delicious. L

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KellyM
1 review
Dined on 29 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Dinner was absolutely divine! Those roast potatoes with the steak were 🤤🤤

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RegE
1 review
Dined on 27 February 2020
Overall4Food4Service5Ambience4

I was looking for a venue for a group of professionals from around Australia for an informal dinner catch up. Marble & Grain was suggested by a friend and proved to be perfect. The staff were attentive and knowledgeable. The ambience is well presented and comfortable with noise levels acceptable for an informal dinner. The menu provided a suitable offering to meet diffing dietary desires and all enjoyed their meals. We had a successful and enjoyable catch up. Give them a try.

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OpenTable Diner
Canberra / ACT
2 reviews
Dined on 23 February 2020
Overall3Food4Service1Ambience4

My husband and I took our visiting friends from overseas. Initial welcome by the service staff was lovely but the young lady assigned to us really wasn’t adequately trained enough to work - lovely but she told us there was no

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ConnieB
1 review
Dined on 23 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

I always love the Rib Eye steak, and a two glasses of Sauvignon Blanc when I go there.

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Evkip
London
1 review
Dined on 22 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Highly recommend! They are definitely the meat experts. My sirloin was cooked to perfection with delicious sides. My family had ribs which they thoroughly enjoyed. Service was perfect. We sat at our table right on time, experts in describing the different meats available. Checked on us as required, not too much. And the bill was reasonable! It is a “must try” if you enjoy meat. Not recommended for vegans!

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Lorraine
1 review
Dined on 22 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Great food , attentive staff and welcoming atmosphere

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NickieG
1 review
Dined on 22 February 2020
Overall3Food4Service3Ambience2

A request was placed for a quieter location (near window) due to hearing difficulties for our B'day celebration.
This was not honoured or referred to. Noise level was high and our waiter was less than friendly.
Food was very good - the highlight.

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AnneC
Canberra / ACT
1 review
Dined on 22 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Service and food totally amazing always perfect!

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OpenTable Diner
Canberra / ACT
1 review
Dined on 22 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Our 23 wedding Anniversary,

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markt
1 review
Dined on 15 February 2020
Overall4Food5Service3Ambience4

Overall a great night celebrating my 50th with my sons ... food was good as was the setting the waitress made a few mistakes/delays which I’m guessing may be a new member of staff ..
but have been asked by friends and have still recommend you guys as the food was great 👍
Thank you 😊

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NataliaN
1 review
Dined on 15 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

It was really good the service was great and the food was amazing and I didn't actually spend as much as I thought i would of.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on 14 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Great food, great place... 5 stars

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Alanna
1 review
Dined on 14 February 2020
Overall3Food3Service1Ambience2

Good steak with a small selection of sides but would of appreciated more then 3 potatoes with the wagyu noting its the most expensive one of the menu.

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M001
1 review
Dined on 14 February 2020
Overall3Food4Service3Ambience3

Arrived 30min before my reservation and was told that I couldn’t be seated as I was too early.... and they had the table booked until then.... waited near the door, however majority of the two seater tables were empty..... and the table we were seated at had nobody the entire time we waited.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on 13 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service4Ambience4

Beautiful steak, quality sides good food all around.

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PhanT
1 review
Dined on 26 January 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

I just feel sory that we did not have more tine to have another beef stake after the excellent lamp shoulder for my family of 4 pax. But I am sure will come for it next time to Canberra. Excellent place!

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Alicia
1 review
Dined on 26 January 2020
Overall2Food5Service5Ambience1

Our food was good, the waiter was lovely especially considering the childrens playpen he had to deal with in the restaurant. Definitely not fine dining and our experience was ruined by 5 different tables of loud, screaming children pouring drinks and food every where. Very hard to enjoy a nice meal. Expected better atmosphere for the prices. Unfortunately would only recommend this to someone who is okay with being in a restaurant comparable to a McDonalds playground.

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ChristianD
1 review
Dined on 25 January 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience3

I’m always searching for good hearty meats when I eat out. Not only did Marble and Grain serve awesome food but created created curiosity with a food or two. Service was also great, the staff were very attentive, police, and spoke clearly. I loved the restaurant interior, vibe, and decor.

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StephenD
1 review
Dined on 25 January 2020
Overall4Food4Service5Ambience4

The service was excellent and the menu was very good. We all enjoyed our meals with the steaks cooked to perfection

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MartynF
1 review
Dined on 24 January 2020
Overall3Food4Service3Ambience3

Had to wait 20 minutes for our table from our booking time.

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WilliamG
Canberra / ACT
1 review
Dined on 23 January 2020
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience3

Marble and Grain produced its usual informal, friendly service with good quality food. My only beef (pardon the pun) is that the wine list includes nothing between one cheap wine in each category and plenty of expensive-to-very-expensive wines. Virtually no moderately priced wines to select.

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Brad
1 review
Dined on 21 January 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Awesome service, amazing food. Will definitely be returning.

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Bree
1 review
Dined on 15 January 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

Beautiful food and had a lovely waiter who was attentive. Were sat in the corner of the room which gave us a nice view and kept us away from the noise of people talking. Worst part was how small the portions were as we could've eaten a lot more!

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CathyH
1 review
Dined on 6 January 2020
Overall3Food4Service4Ambience4

I enjoyed most of the food however, for the price my steak was nice but disappointing, because it was rare and not medium. I think my husband got mine. The sauce excellent however my potatoes were cold. I did not feel like sending my plate back as this dinner had been planned for months!
The air conditioning was too cold, our waiter was to ask for the temperature to be turned up.
After spending just under $600 for 4 of us, this was not value for money.

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DanielAx
Canberra / ACT
1 review
Dined on 3 January 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

All 5 of my guests loved this restaurant
The best steak I’ve had in a long time
And I’ve been to all of Melbourne’s steak house’s

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ManuellaM
1 review
Dined on 1 January 2020
Overall5Food5Service4Ambience5

We came for dinner as my son had just become engaged. Our orders arrived and he had ordered a share steak platter . Wrong order arrived
We had to eat as our food was getting cold. Whilst they sat and waited for awhile. We had all finished when their correct order had arrived. Disappointing as the night was about them. It was my third time there and the meat is always amazing .

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Elle
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on 31 December 2019
Overall4Food5Service4Ambience4

Came here for dinner on New Years Eve. We were seated promptly in a corner booth which was lovely. There was a few big parties in the restaurant so it was a bit noisy but nothing too bad. I had the king prawns and my partner had a scotch fillet. Both were superb! Service started off well but dropped off as the night went on. It took about 15 minutes for someone to clear our dinner plates. We shared the dark chocolate tart for dessert which was not too sweet and the perfect way to end the meal!

FAQs

Marble & Grain offers takeaway which you can order by calling the restaurant at (02) 6246 9555.

Marble & Grain is rated 4.3 stars by 437 OpenTable diners.

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