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Ms Ava, Melbourne, AU-VIC

Ms Ava

4.3
4.3
19 Reviews
$40 and under
Modern European
Named after the iconic actress Ava Gardner, Ms Ava embodies timeless beauty, charm, and sophistication, much like the hotel it resides in. Just as Ava Gardner was known for her warmth and graciousness, we strive to create a welcoming and enchanting ambiance where patrons can indulge in a variety of food and beverages and create unforgettable moments.

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2 people

7:00 pm


Booked 1 time today
Experiences are available.

Additional information

  • Dining style
    Casual Dining
  • Price
    $40 and under
  • Cuisines
    Modern European, Contemporary European, Modern Australian
  • Hours of Operation
    Bar Daily 11:30 am–11:00 pm Happy Hour Mon–Thu, Sun 3:00 pm–6:00 pm Fri, Sat 6:00 pm–9:00 pm
  • Phone number
    (03) 9250 1888
  • Payment Options
    AMEX, Diners Club, Mastercard, Visa
  • Dress Code
    Smart Casual
  • Area
    Melbourne CBD
  • Cross Street
    Closest Cross St is Flinders St and Elizabeth St.
  • Parking Details
    Public Parking
  • Public Transit
    Flinders Street Station across the road.<br />Elizabeth Street and Flinders Street Trams at the door stop.<br />Car park next door at Secure Parking 300 Flinders St
  • Additional
    Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cafe, Cocktails, Counter Seating, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gluten-free Options, Happy Hour, Late Night, Private Room, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Experiences

  • Join us for an exquisite Express Lunch

    Multiple dates available
    Don't settle for a lackluster lunch. Treat yourself to a delightful dining experience that fits perfectly into your lunchtime schedule. Whether you're dining by yourself, with friends or work colleagues, our Express Lunch has you covered! Get ready to savour the flavours of a delicious lunch without the long wait. Menu: Native Caesar Salad $18 * Add smoked chicken $6 Cape Grim Tasmanian beef Burger $20 Plant Based Burger $22 Fish & Chips $22 Spinach and Ricotta Cannelloni $22 Pulled Confit Duck and Porcini Mushroom Lasagna $25 *Each meal included one glass of soft drink We can't wait to serve you!
    Join us for an exquisite Express Lunch photo

Offers

  • Wine and Dine

    Multiple dates available
    Sun - Sat - 2:15 pm - 4:00 pm, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm, 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
    Complimentary house glass of wine when you spend $50 on food. Choose any dishes on our bar menu, spend $50 on food and receive a complimentary glass of house wine on us. *Wine includes a choice of house sparkling, red or white wine

    Wine and Dine photo
  • Aperol Spritz x Ms Ava

    5 Mar - 30 Apr 2024
    Sun - Sat - 11:30 am - 2:15 pm, 2:15 pm - 4:00 pm, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm, 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
    Experience the Perfect Aperitif at Ms Ava Bar with Aperol Spritz Savor the thrill of the Formula 1 races with a touch of elegance at Ms Ava's bar. Our specially curated Aperol Spritz menu promises a unique and refreshing twist to your race day experience. Gear up for an unparalleled experience at Ms Ava's bar – where the fusion of Aperol Spritz and Formula 1 creates the perfect blend of sophistication and exhilaration. Cheers to the perfect aperitif, cheers to unforgettable moments!

    Aperol Spritz x Ms Ava photo
  • Happy Hour!

    Multiple dates available
    Sun - Sat - 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    Experience the joy of Happy Hour at Ms Ava Bar on Flinders St, Available from 4 PM to 6 PM on Sunday to Thursday and 4 PM to 8 PM on Friday and Saturday Delight in the unbeatable deals, including: $5 per glass - house wine (Red, white & Sparkling) $8 House spirits (Gin, rum, vodka, whisky) $12 House cocktails (Espresso Martini & Margarita): Ms Ava makes it the perfect spot for a pre-event drink or a post-work celebration right across the road from Flinders Street.

    Happy Hour! photo

What 19 people are saying

Overall ratings and reviews

Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant

4.3
4.3 based on recent ratings
  • 4.1Food
  • 4.4Service
  • 4.6Ambience
  • 4.1Value

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19 Reviews
  1. CindyS

    Melbourne

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 3 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Miss Ava didn’t disappoint. The venue is immaculately presented, the 1920s vibe was stunning and comfortable. The service was lovely, the man behind the bar was very friendly and informative. I went in a very quiet day so I basically had the place to myself!

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  2. ToniM

    Tropical QLD

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 27 March 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Everything about our express lunch experience was amazing, would not hesitate to recommend and will be returning.

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  3. OpenTable Diner

    Melbourne

    1 review

    1.0

    1 review

    Dined on 14 February 2024

    1. Overall 1
    2. Food 1
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 1
    Not a great place of choice for intimate dinner. Very loud and felt crowded as well

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  4. Stevie

    Melbourne

    1 review

    2.0

    1 review

    Dined on 14 February 2024

    1. Overall 2
    2. Food 1
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    Unfortunately the way the place was presented online was not really the experience we received. The service staff were lovely. The venue looked very fancy online (and was beautiful in person too) however the fact that there was not table service gave off pub vibes, and the food was below average and way overpriced for what it was. We were also sat right in front of an extremely large tv screen with promotional material for the hotel on loop, it was so close to us that our eyes were sore! It really took away the charm of the venue and was not at all necessary. It was also evident that the venue was very understaffed with often a large line at the bar of patrons waiting for service.
    Ms AvaResponded on 21 February 2024
    Hi, We are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy the experience in the Ms. Ava Bar and as we are working on the front of house team to better provide the service, also meantime, the kitchen is looking into the menu to make improve the quality. We hope to see you in the future with the better table service plus the nicer dishes. Kind Regards Danny Wu Restaurant and Bar Manager

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  5. OpenTable Diner

    Perth

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 7 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Beautiful venue. Classy and quiet. Great for a team lunch since we could talk about work etc. Will definitely visit again

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  6. AdrianaN

    Melbourne

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined on 23 January 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 3
    4. Ambience 5
    Quiete, reserved and very classy. Not really prepared for a birthday though, and no table service.

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  7. KatrinaN

    Victoria

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on 31 December 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Charming ambience, great friendly service, food and cocktails were delicious!
    Ms AvaResponded on 10 January 2024
    Hi Katrina, Thank you for taking the time to write your review, your comments are very much valued. We really appreciate your comments regarding our customer service, and I am glad that you enjoyed your meals and delicious carefully crafted cocktails. Our team members take their roles in our industry very seriously and try, every day, to provide that quality customer service that our guests expect. Thank you again, and we look forward to seeing you very soon at Ms Ava! Kind Regards, Denis Basset Food & Beverage Manager

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  8. RishS

    Melbourne

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 14 December 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Great venue and service - great value for money! We had the burgers and our table was laid out beautifully with Christmas decor. Thanks guys we would be back sure.
    Ms AvaResponded on 10 January 2024
    Hi Rish, Thank you for your review for Ms Ava. It is always a pleasure to hear that you enjoyed the atmosphere and the hospitality provided by our team members. Glad to hear that you noticed our special touch, which were the special Christmas decor laid on every table of the bar. Your positive feedback has been shared with the whole team, who take great pride in giving great customer service. The team look forward to having the pleasure of welcoming you back again soon. Thank you very much for sharing your experience. Sincerely, Denis Basset Food & Beverage Manager

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  9. PeterM

    Melbourne

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined on 13 December 2023

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 2
    4. Ambience 4
    Lovely building and classy fit out, but the "express" lunch took a very long time to arrive, with no obvious reason - there were not many other customers at all. Food was OK when it did arrive, but chips could have been hotter. If they could really be express, it would be a pleasant spot for a quick lunch.
    Ms AvaResponded on 10 January 2024
    Hi Peter, Thank you very much in taking time to write your valuable review. It is always a pleasure to receive constructive feedback and I am glad that you enjoyed your food. I will certainly share your comment with our team. I am sure that this comment will serve as an encouragement to all of our staffs as we strive to continuously improve the quality of our services. Thank you again for sharing your experience, and we will make sure to improve on your next visit. Sincerely, Denis Basset Food & Beverage Manager

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  10. OpenTable Diner

    Melbourne

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 28 November 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 5
    Our Ms Ava experience was delightful. As a group of 11, we felt the 'private room' was a lovely experience. We felt very spoilt. Thank you.
    Ms AvaResponded on 5 December 2023
    Hi Anonymous, Thank you for dining with us in Ms Ava bar and we are glad to hear that you and your group enjoyed everything, we are looking forward to seeing you next time. Kind Regards Danny Wu Restaurant and Bar Manager

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FAQs

Ms Ava is rated 4.3 stars by 19 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

Make a booking

2 people

7:00 pm


Booked 1 time today
Experiences are available.
Google Map for Ms Ava

328 Flinders St, Melbourne, AU-VIC 3000

Additional information

  • Cross Street
    Closest Cross St is Flinders St and Elizabeth St.
  • Area
    Melbourne CBD
  • Hours of Operation
    Bar Daily 11:30 am–11:00 pm Happy Hour Mon–Thu, Sun 3:00 pm–6:00 pm Fri, Sat 6:00 pm–9:00 pm
  • Price
    $40 and under
  • Cuisines
    Modern European, Contemporary European, Modern Australian
  • Dining style
    Casual Dining
  • Dress Code
    Smart Casual
  • Parking Details
    Public Parking
  • Public Transit
    Flinders Street Station across the road.Elizabeth Street and Flinders Street Trams at the door stop.Car park next door at Secure Parking 300 Flinders St
  • Payment Options
    AMEX, Diners Club, Mastercard, Visa
  • Additional
    Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cafe, Cocktails, Counter Seating, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gluten-free Options, Happy Hour, Late Night, Private Room, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
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