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Estelle Bistro

243 High St, Northcote, Victoria 3070, Australia
+61 3 9489 4609
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good19%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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Australian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
243 High St, Northcote, Victoria 3070, Australia
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Reviewed 29 March 2017

On vacation for a month in Melbourne, from Canada, our kids treated us to a spectacular meal here! Had the 5 course taster menu, where we didn't know what we'd be getting. Was great fun... tuna followed by duck followed by salmon followed by steak...More

2  Thank Ross C
Reviewed 25 March 2017

We brought the whole family here for a birthday celebration. Based on reviews that we had read, our expectations were high. The food was innovative, but one had the feeling that the food might have been more enjoyable if some innovative elements had been omitted....More

Thank Houlihan2
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Visited for dinner with friends. Food was good but; - No tomato juice for Bloody Mary - No Sambucca to have with coffee - No LIGHT beer for the driver - 2% surcharge on ALL credit cards - that's just ridiculous!!!! We are also in...More

1  Thank pooksie1
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

1  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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
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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