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141 Flinders Lane, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9650 3155
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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French, Asian, Vietnamese, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
141 Flinders Lane, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
Neighbourhood: Central Business District
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Found Coda after the other resturant was too busy We love this place food staff ambience was oustanding Sat at the main bar and watched the kitchen staff do there thing eat great food and awesome wine This place is a must do in Melbourne

Thank craig6464
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We found Coda quite by accident and it turned out to be a fabulous accident. We chose to wait for a spot at the bar as they were booked out. The girl who greeted us at the door was exceptional. Not only was she friendly...More

Thank FiMac3
Reviewed 5 days ago

Great atmosphere, just off Flinders Lane. Because it was lunch and a business meeting we were pressed for time, service infallible but didn't feel rushed. Sharing plates were delicious, tasty and slow cooked lamb ribs a favourite. Something for everyone's palate on this balanced menu....More

Thank Yvonne L
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Food, service, atmosphere. All fabulous. The food is not only beautifully presented, but also tasty and delicate. Fun atmosphere and skilful writers. Highly recommended. Enjoy!

Thank Elena B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the best places I have eaten, the food is awesome but it is the service that absolutely makes this place - it really is a full dining experience Don't order - let them order for you, it is the best way...More

Thank Elizabeth_Melb
Reviewed 1 week ago

was invited to business lunch here, the food was very good, asian fusion which I really like, the service was also very good. had great time, recommended

Thank Silvie T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been travelling in Australia for almost 3 weeks and have eaten some wonderful food. But to date, this was our favourite. More sharing food - lots of that here. We were well advised and had a wonderful meal. Some of our dishes were...More

Thank eunice_from_aberdeen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow, what a find! Visited this place only because we had been given a voucher. We had no idea of what it was all about or what to expect. Coda is tucked away in the basement of 141 Flinders Lane and seats about 80. We...More

Thank Dencal1945
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Looking for the Restaurant and finding it ,you never know just what a great hidden food gem it is. Though a booking is needed very busy and in hi demand, can be lucky to get a seat on the bar when you do an early...More

Thank csf100
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wow ...Dining with a group of friends we decided on putting our faith in our wonderful and very talented server and what a fabulous decision that was. The meal that arrived consisted of several small plates and large plates all showcasing the best that Coda...More

Thank Travelntomos
Central Business District
Full of discovery and delight, Melbourne’s laneways
tease the imagination long after you’ve put your weary
feet up to rest. They weave through the heart of the
city: cafes, bars, restaurants and boutiques,
throbbing with conversation and espresso coffee. You
never quite know what you’ll find around the next
corner: cobblestone alleys, old beer barrel hoists and
even vats of simmering organic soup. There is the air
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What is the appropriate dress for this restaurant?
29 March 2017|
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Response from Cymbid64 | Reviewed this property |
Trendy. It's a smart place but casual. Not dressy but trendy. Some of this will depend on your age. I went with my two sons 37 and 40. I wore a jacket with jeans but then I'm a little older. Not sure if this helps at all... More
I find your review very hard to believe. Did you by any chance take any pictures of this terrible food with that phone you used for your first review on TripAdvisor?
16 March 2015|
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Response from foodie0757 | Reviewed this property |
I had no problem with the way the food looked, so a photo wouldn't help. It was very well presented. It was the way the flavours worked ... or more disappointingly, didn't. But then again, I am often disappointed by... More
E' possibile prenotare online?
6 January 2017|
Response from andrea p | Reviewed this property |
Si io l'avevo prenotato online
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 60 - US$ 223
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
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12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 141 Flinders Lane, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9650 3155
  • E-mail
Upon opening our doors in 2009, we were thrilled to receive the The Age Good Food Guide's 'HatAward' and have maintained it ever since. Complementing these achievements, we are very proud of Head Sommelier, Travis Howe, who not only won Sommelier of the Year but also picked up the 2013 Wine List of the Year. Nestled in one of Melbourne's iconic laneways (basement Oliver Lane, and Flinders Lane), Coda is located in the busiest and most dynamic culinary precinct the city has to offer. A stone's throw away from the Yarra River, Flinders Street station and Federation Square, the restaurant enjoys hosting a diverse group of diners from frequenting locals who live and work on its doorstep to diners from all over the globe. Upon entering the restaurant you will be greeted by a member of our friendly team headed by Mykal and Kate Bartholomew and Executive Chef Adam D'Sylva. The trio has assembled a dedicated team with highly sought-after experience from many international and Melbourne-based restaurants. Coda's relaxed environment provides a versatile setting for a range of engagements. Whatever your occasion - from a quick pre-football meal, to a long Sunday lunch, business dining or a cosy seat for an anniversary - we look forward to your visit. While bookings are highly recommended, patrons without a reservation can enjoy the full menu at the bar.