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Montania Cafe-Bar-Restaurant

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Shop 52 Mountain Gate Dr | 1880 Ferntree Gully Road, Ferntree Gully, Victoria 3156, Australia
+61 97560022
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08:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 23:00
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Melbourne, Australia
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Dinner for four was perfect. For a suburban restaurant Montania is exceptional. Quality food and wine at very reasonable prices, with great variety to suit all tastes. Prawns, gnocchi, pizza, and cannelloni all hit the mark. Service spot on.

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Thank Russell D
Melbourne, Australia
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We recently dined here with friends and enjoyed our delicious meals delivered by very courteous staff. We had steak which was thick and very tender. The service here is excellent. Our only negative is that it can be very crowded as it gets busy. We visited here for breakfast with our daughter a few days later and it had a... More 

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Thank Lizmark-13
Greater Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I had lunch recently at Montania early January. As usual I was not disappointed with the food or the service. There is a broad selection and the staff are friendly. Service is also available at tables outside.

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Melbourne, Australia
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

A friend and I enjoyed an excellent meal at Montania and to add to this our waiter was very helpful and attentive to our needs. I had booked online and requested a table in one of their quieter areas if they had one, and considering it was a busy Friday night they managed to make sure we weren't seated too... More 

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1 Thank Sandra B
Melbourne, Australia
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27 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

Three of us had lunch here, and we all enjoyed our meal. The service was friendly and efficient. We ate the honey soy chicken salad, the calamari and the pork belly with scallops. No leftovers! My friend is already returning for breakfast this weekend.

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Thank mudcake
Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

BEST focaccias I have ever had!! Everything was delicious and the staff were all very friendly! Will be back!

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Thank beeza11112016
Melbourne, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

Food and service was great, we had a fussy eater the the staff were happy to accommodate. We went early in the evening so wasn't too full but was very busy by the time we left so not sure if you need to book. Small and cosy, will definitely be returning.

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Thank lorrainehibl
Adelaide, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

My first time here, exceptional service, genuinely friendly and engaging. Three of us for lunch, didn't have to wait long for meals to be delivered. Fresh ingredients, generous portions and delicious. The wine list provides a good range, we opted for a Heathcote Shiraz great drinking and good value.

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Thank mchristie2016
Melbourne, Australia
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76 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Absolutely delicious food coupled with superb service. Management should be very proud of their staff. 100/100.

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Thank Jaci S
Ferntree Gully, Australia
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

My friend and I had dinner there last night and doubt if we will return. After waiting 30 minutes, we eventually had to call for service to place our orders. It was also difficult to get the waiter/waitress attention when it came time to pay the bill. They always had their heads down and not paying attention to the customers... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$13 - US$22
Cuisine
International, Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 23:00
Monday
08:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 23:00
Thursday
08:00 - 23:00
Friday
08:00 - 23:00
Saturday
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 52 Mountain Gate Dr | 1880 Ferntree Gully Road, Ferntree Gully, Victoria 3156, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Ferntree Gully
  • Phone Number: +61 97560022
Description
The multi award winning Montania cafe bar restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner 7 days a week. Nestled right on the edge of the Dandenong Ranges with a cosmopolitan atmosphere and a reputation for great food, service and coffee. Our Chef brings to the table an extensive menu with a twist on classic Italian, complimented by a fantastic beverage list. In the mornings kick back with the daily paper, a creamy latte and perfectly poached eggs. What a start to the day! Best news is on weekends we refuse to penalise late risers, offering an all day breakfast menu, with 2 dining areas to choose from.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?