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French Food Art - CLOSED

122 Lygon | Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
+61 3 9663 1119
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good17%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible34%
23 Jan 2015
“Great find!”
3 Dec 2014
“Horrible!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
French, European, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
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122 Lygon | Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1 - 10 of 28 reviews

Reviewed 23 January 2015

This has been around for a while - different names, different owners and chef! Great little find in the middle of little Italy.... the food is superb, my salt and pepper calamari is probably the best I've ever had. Wine list needs a little work...More

Thank ms12341
Reviewed 4 December 2014

I visited your restaurant in March 2014. I am French and my husband planned the dinner for us. I was overall very dissatisfied with the experience we had. The prices, portion sizes, service and quality of food were well below the grade. First of all...More

Thank Amelie88Melbourne
Reviewed 27 April 2014

Used a scoopon voucher...along with all the other diners! We were met at the door by a waitress calling to us from the bar to " just grab a seat folks..will be with you in a tic"! That took another 20 mins before we got...More

Thank Kerrie C
Reviewed 22 January 2014

We purchased a coupon off groupon and to be honest we expected to get bad service like we generally do with coupons. Not this place... Not only was the food absolutely delicious the service was spectacular and the wine was amazing it was so good...More

Thank missjaye13
Reviewed 16 January 2014

We came here when looking for another restaurant in Carlton that was sadly closed for the day, but this ended up being a pleasant surprise! We had never been to a French restaurant before, and, while I was expecting great food, I was also expecting...More

Thank Blissyu2
Reviewed 5 December 2013

Had to wait 1 hour & 45 mins for our main courses. No apologies either. I've eaten at many French restaurants before and this was by far the worst! Small portions & eye fillet wasn't eye fillet it was pasta with few bits of meat...More

1  Thank Ruth R
Reviewed 26 November 2013

We ate there on a voucher - which seemed to be the case for several other tables - which we had bought not recognising that this place has changed its name but not its food. Had we realised that it was the same restaurant we...More

Thank GregP9255
Reviewed 12 November 2013

My wife and I purchased a voucher and decided to look at the reviews just before we went. We were both pleasantly surprised and had a wonderful meal. There were many reviews that were quite damming of the place so we thought we had made...More

Thank JayCeetrips
Reviewed 6 November 2013

I purchased a voucher to visit this restaurant and was pleasantly surprised. So much so we will be going back. Although I wouldn't consider this your traditional French Restaurant, the food was none the less excellent. We had the Lamb Cutlets and Chicken Crepes for...More

Thank Dallas N
Reviewed 25 October 2013

My husband and I had reservations for dinner - we should have booked a proper French Restaurant nothing on the menu was really French, lots of pasta dishes. When we were first seated they ran out of bread rolls and only had 1 left -...More

1  Thank Margaret B
Nearby
Lygon Street
If you want real parmesan, cut from the block, grated
over your pasta with a twist of style, this is the
place. Until recently, this neighbourhood was home to
the notorious ‘Carlton Crew,’ a pseudo mafia who
started their day with a local espresso. They are
gone, but the espresso still runs strong in this
Little Italy which has something for everyone.
Starched white tablecloths, candles, pizza the way
...More
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 11:30 AM
Monday
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 122 Lygon | Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Lygon Street
  • Neighbourhood: Lygon Street
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9663 1119
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