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133 Ormond Rd, Elwood, Port Phillip, Victoria 3184, Australia
+61 3 9531 4900
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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Open Now
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
133 Ormond Rd, Elwood, Port Phillip, Victoria 3184, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Fantastic modern Vietnamese food with a focus on seafood. It's not cheap but you get what you pay for and the food, service and atmosphere is first class. We tend to order share plates and it works well for two or a small group. The...More

Thank KeznGreg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thursday evening - get together - great food - we shared plates , the duck, the shredded chicken, broccoli Glass of prosecco and then a red wine - delightful

Thank YLM2014
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

We have dined at Dandelion a number of times and have always enjoyed the food and evening. It is modern Vietnamese with Australian influences. The food was as always innovative, incredibly fresh and bursting with flavour. The menu had changed since our last visit and...More

Thank AmandaS0972
Reviewed 22 March 2018

Met our friends here for a very enjoyable mid-week meal. The food and service was very nice. Loved the prawns and crab starters. But boy was this place expensive - $350 for 4 people! Didn't realise Elwood has some very nice eateries... will definately venture...More

Thank Ravinder S
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

A Melbourne friend recommended we go here for a snack as he rates the place highly (we came out from the CBD especially!). Dandelion is a Vietnamese inspired cafe restaurant which does some very impressive dishes. Reading names off the menu like “Twice cooked beef...More

Thank WorldTravla7
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

This is a really nice fresh and real food restaurant. The food comes out fresh and really well prepared so it is tasty and lots of healthy herbs. Very impressed with the quality of preparation and freshness of the food. The wine list had high...More

Thank Hangingontheedge
Reviewed 4 February 2018

My wife had been here a few times and raved about it. We wanted a place to have lunch with friends so we chose this place for lunch. The restaurant has a reputation for being high-end Vietnamese. For a Vietnamese, high-end or not, I found...More

Thank jjj733
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

We visited on a public holiday so it wasn’t too busy. Great menu with plenty to choose from. The manager suggested we have a few entrees , one main and a side as the mains are quite big. The crab rolls were great. We chose...More

Thank Lotuseaters42
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Great fresh food, nice venue and consistently good service. Vietnamese inspired food with that special fusion touch that Melbourne does so well.

Thank explore_travel_eat
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

Went with four couples and chose feed me menu. Wonderful experience. Great tastes and service and wines to match. Definitely would return

Thank maggic
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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
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 133 Ormond Rd, Elwood, Port Phillip, Victoria 3184, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Port Phillip  >  Elwood
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9531 4900
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