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500 Burwood Hwy | Knoxfield, Wantirna, Victoria 3180, Australia
+61 3 9887 3808
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12:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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Melbourne, Australia
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21 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been here several times over recent months and always have a delicious meal for a good price. Staff are helpful and quick to clear away empty plates. The atmosphere is friendly: just right for casual dining.

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Thank wendya18
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Don't bother food crap waste of time and dirty only if you are desperate can't recommend go to ozone across the road

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Thank Ray P
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25 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Went there once, wouldn't go again. Pretty sure they only survive due to the aged care facility next door. Place needs a good freshen up. Food is what you'd expect from a buffet. Maybe good to go to if you are hungover or absolutely starving. Staff are friendly enough and don't hassle you every two seconds which i liked. Easy... More 

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Thank Cobez1234
Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

One of my favorite restaurants for a great feed at a reasonable price. I'm a regular there at weekday lunches, mainly because of the magnificent roast beef. It's so tender that it virtually melts in your mouth. There's also an enormous range of other choices in an "all you can eat" buffet style, including plenty of dessert choices on offer.... More 

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Thank WAREX
Melbourne, Australia
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2016

I thought I would give this place the benefit of the doubt! PLEASE DONT DO THE SAME THING! This is seriously the worst thing I have ever experienced in my life! There was only 1 good thing about it! THE EXIT DOOR!There is black mold growing on the ceilings! The food is disgusting! The staff are clueless! And I imagine... More 

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Thank Tanja F
melbourne
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2015

Having driven past this restaurant on a number of occasions, we decided to give it a go. I read through some of the reviews on tripadvisor and the ratings were reasonably good. We attended on a Sunday night at around 6.00pm. The first impression was that the garden around the restaurant was very unkempt. Not a surprise given the cheap... More 

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Thank cricket9
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2015 via mobile

very good happy with the service price great for seniors for any one looking for a cheap meal this is the place to go also great for groups would make there day so every one injoy your meal cheers col &.friends

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1 Thank Colin D
Melbourne, Australia
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2015

Obviously priced for the volume market the place was abuzz with groups and families and children obviously welcome. The staff were very polite, kept to themselves, not at all intrusive and kept the table clear of used plates and so forth., Food was quite fresh and wholesome, and a great variety to suit any palate, Very good for the price... More 

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Ringwood, Australia
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78 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2015

I went there with my sister and her kids and the food was terrific and the staff were very kind and thoughtful to us.

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4 Thank trompfy
Melbourne, Australia
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44 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2015

Good variety of food and very clean. Food is replenished regularly but feel the bain maries need looking at as food became cold quite quickly. The restaurant decor is looking a bid sad and the carpet is in terrible condition. Dishes were cleared quickly and efficiently. The restaurant was only half full but perhaps put that down to it being... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500 Burwood Hwy | Knoxfield, Wantirna, Victoria 3180, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Wantirna
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9887 3808

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