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La Luna Bistro

320 Rathdowne St | Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria 3054, Australia
+61 3 9349 4888
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“garlic prawns” (23 reviews)
“pork” (28 reviews)
“filet mignon” (17 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
320 Rathdowne St | Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria 3054, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took a friend from WA to LaLuna and we were not disappointed. We did the tasting menu and everything was amazing. My favourite is always the desserts, delicious. Staff were attentive without hovering. Another wonderful experience thank you.

1  Thank gatters2015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our experience at La Luna has resulted in one thing - a wonderful memory. The moment we arrived the staff made us feel like old friends arriving for dinner complimented with an attitude of graciousness that we were dining with them. The food - OMG!...More

1  Thank Stephen v
Reviewed 14 December 2017

my 3rd visit and possible not eh best the garlic prawns sadly have gone but the mussels on special were just as good and served in a hearty frying pan. The rib eye steak was a title disappointing but i think i was unlucky as...More

1  Thank Inkylegs
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Having heard great reports of this restaurant, we finally with friends and were not disappointed. The gnocchi with peas simply melted in your mouth as did the pasta with pork ragout. The wine selection was excellent albeit very pricey. The panacotta was superb. Service was...More

1  Thank Ian1238
Reviewed 29 October 2017

A superb restaurant. Amazing food and wines. Every morsel was mouth watering. All staff are so well trained. Nothing can be faulted. The wines were exceptional and well priced for their quality. A great venue for a party of 24 or a romantic dinner for...More

1  Thank Mike G
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

The food was somehow oily and dry all at once, with everything over-salted. Wine was acidic, the place was noisy and the overall experience was dreadful. Maybe it would be okay at quarter the price...

Thank willdayble
Reviewed 16 October 2017

My father was visiting from country NSW, and we decided to try La Luna based on our love of cooking shows & Adrian Richardson - we were certainly not disappointed. We shared the steak tartar which was melt in your mouth, I had the pork...More

1  Thank Ebony V
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed an evening here recently. Their specialty, beef, was tender and delicious. Both menu and and winelist prices are up there: more in the range of fine dining with the big guys. So if you're out celebrating , this establishment is worth a visit. For...More

1  Thank GabbyC893
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

My elderly mother wanted to take us out for lunch. After Googling "best nearby" we decided to go to La Luna Bistro. The food was sensational, delicious and beautifully presented. Our young waitress was excellent, very attentive and did everything to look after us. Unfortunatey...More

1  Thank Murrri
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a lazy Saturday lunch at La Luna. The service was friendly, attentive and professional with suggestions and explanation on the menu. The food was amazing from the oysters to the filet Mignon & confit duck, the best of ingredients cooked superbly.

1  Thank Ballaratx2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
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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