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Estelle Bistro

243 High St, Northcote, Victoria 3070, Australia
+61 3 9489 4609
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good19%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pork” (17 reviews)
“oysters” (9 reviews)
“sunday roast” (6 reviews)
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Australian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
243 High St, Northcote, Victoria 3070, Australia
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Reviewed 13 March 2017

Although my dining partners enjoyed their omnivorous tasting menu, I did not. In my decades of eating vegetarian, I have found that some restaurants grasp the concept and considerations and some do not. Estelle Bistro is not for vegetarians. My dishes were tasteless and lacking...More

Thank designfelicity
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

This bistro has outstanding food at a reasonable price. Excellent service, good wine and gluten-free choices. The best salmon dish that we have ever eaten. Highly recommend.

Thank Frances L
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Enjoyed the 3 course menu at Estelle Bistro, sitting at a table in the back courtyard which was really lovely. Food was fantastic (we added a starter and side because they looked so good!) and excellent drinks list too. Service was attentive without being imposing,...More

Thank Rebecca0210
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

You wouldn't expect such a good restaurant in that location: neighborhood is by far not as classy as the restaurant

Thank Stefano G
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Coming from up north, I didn't realise there were 2 versions of Estelle - was on a mission to complete Australia's top restaurants and wanted what I now know to be ESP - didn't know there was Estelle Bistro and ESP was next door ;...More

1  Thank RonWamberal
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Having been to the restaurant when it was the Estelle, we were keen to try Estelle Bistro. The restaurant is located in a strip of shops where you are spoilt for choice when it comes to food. There are many casual dining options so it's...More

Thank Dave L
Reviewed 22 January 2017

The food and service were up to Estelle’s usual standard, however our night was affected by other diners. I realise you cannot refuse entry to young children but why take them to this kind of restaurant is beyond me, they ae constantly walking round and...More

Thank Chrissy J
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Perfectly dimly lit for a celebration, but not so great for taking photos of the food, so excuse the lack of them! We've been three times and each time we've experienced service that is consistently good. Degustation or a la carte. Try the flavoured sodas!...More

Thank CallBell
Reviewed 1 January 2017

We visited the Estelle Bistro for dinner between Christmas and New Year, based on rave reviews from a local. While the food and service were good, the overall experience was significantly spoiled by the fact that the airconditioning in the back courtyard area (in fact...More

Thank CanberraTripper
Reviewed 22 December 2016

First time visiting this week for our wrk Christmas lunch. Great food and staff. They also had a courtyard in the back which which was great to unwind and have a few glasses of wine.

Thank magic92016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 243 High St, Northcote, Victoria 3070, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Northcote
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9489 4609
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