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La Luna Bistro

320 Rathdowne St | Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria 3054, Australia
+61 3 9349 4888
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“garlic prawns” (21 reviews)
“filet mignon” (10 reviews)
“pork” (23 reviews)
Closes in 24 min
11:30 - 22:00All hours
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
320 Rathdowne St | Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria 3054, Australia
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1 - 10 of 294 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A superb restaurant. Amazing food and wines. Every morsel was mouth watering. All staff are so well trained. Nothing can be faulted. The wines were exceptional and well priced for their quality. A great venue for a party of 24 or a romantic dinner for...More

Thank Mike G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was somehow oily and dry all at once, with everything over-salted. Wine was acidic, the place was noisy and the overall experience was dreadful. Maybe it would be okay at quarter the price...

Thank willdayble
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My father was visiting from country NSW, and we decided to try La Luna based on our love of cooking shows & Adrian Richardson - we were certainly not disappointed. We shared the steak tartar which was melt in your mouth, I had the pork...More

Thank Ebony V
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed an evening here recently. Their specialty, beef, was tender and delicious. Both menu and and winelist prices are up there: more in the range of fine dining with the big guys. So if you're out celebrating , this establishment is worth a visit. For...More

Thank GabbyC893
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

My elderly mother wanted to take us out for lunch. After Googling "best nearby" we decided to go to La Luna Bistro. The food was sensational, delicious and beautifully presented. Our young waitress was excellent, very attentive and did everything to look after us. Unfortunatey...More

Thank Murrri
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a lazy Saturday lunch at La Luna. The service was friendly, attentive and professional with suggestions and explanation on the menu. The food was amazing from the oysters to the filet Mignon & confit duck, the best of ingredients cooked superbly.

Thank Ballaratx2
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Wow is all I can say. I do not know of any fine dining establishments that allow you to bring your own (BYO) bottles of wine. I have my own wine cellar and certain wines that I prefer so it's nice to be able to...More

2  Thank tonyraye1
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

It's really all about the food and we enjoyed the best meal we had in Melbourne that week. Adrian even stopped at our table to have a chat with us.

1  Thank Andrew L
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We arrived late - after dinner, and received excellent service. We enjoyed a couple of nice bottles of red wine with some delicious chocolate desserts. I'd visit again. I'd be interested to see if the food menu is as good as the desserts.

1  Thank An_Expat_Wife
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

My family visited La Luna Bistro last Saturday night for my wife's 50th Birthday dinner . Service Our waiter was fantastic, I did not get his name but he fantastic. Very attentive and knowledgeable of the menu . He made suggestions which were fantastic. The...More

2  Thank Johnathon W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 320 Rathdowne St | Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria 3054, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9349 4888
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