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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 good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“garlic prawns” (23 reviews)
“filet mignon” (17 reviews)
“pork” (25 reviews)
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11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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320 Rathdowne St | Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria 3054, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went there for dinner with my family (with young kids). We arrived at the bistro a bit too early but they were very welcoming and served us immediately. I ordered the butcher’s cut and it was delicious! The service was great, all of the staff...More

Thank Silvia H
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was quite good, very expensive, that’s ok but the service was arrogant and rude all during the evening. As a result, when paying we did not leave a tip. When our waiter, who had provided the worst of the poor service, saw this...More

1  Thank CharlieLexx
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

4 of us dined here last night and it's always very good. The welcome from the beginning is always warm and friendly. Entrees were the Pork Rib Special which is to die for. And the steak tartare which is a perfect example of what it...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I attended a banquet meal with a group and the food was incredible. Delectable gnocchi, simply amazing beef (eye fillet?) that was meltingly tender, extraordinary anti pasto, and all kinds of salads and yummy things. The staff were terrific and there are a couple of...More

Thank MelbourneKath
Reviewed 11 April 2018

We had been talking about coming here for years - yes we are Adrian Richardson fans ! We chose a special occasion as this, to us, is a special occasion venue. So, as a group of 6 we arranged to meet on a mid week...More

Thank Nyall G
Reviewed 19 March 2018

Another great meal at a great restaurant. We cannot go past the lamb shoulder each time we are in town. The meat is cooked perfectly and just falls off the bone. This time we also had a side of the potatoes and the beetroot salad...More

Thank MojiNegro
Reviewed 18 March 2018

This restaurant did not impress. The food was OK - although everything tasted a bit pickled - but the staff were not very good. At first I just thought we were unlucky with our waitress - perhaps she was new, I thought - but then...More

2  Thank Ert53
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Excellent service, ambience and of course food. Meat features heavily here and is well executed. I would say it is a winter-biased menu; but it can be enjoyed year round. Portioning was great. And a fantastic wine list to match, with some interesting and unusual...More

Thank Brettu26
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

We were in Melbourne for the Australian Open and took our friends to La Luna for dinner for their first time. They were very busy on the night but still managed to get us a table of four at late notice. We all had the...More

1  Thank Sue Z
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Our daughter took us to La Luna for lunch and would definitely return. The staff were excellent and the food was amazing. We shared a tasting plate with the cold meats which they make there and were amazing. The platter had other tasty things on...More

1  Thank kassi08
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
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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