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Lygon Charcoal Grill & Steakhouse Restaurant

122 Lygon St, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia
+61 3 9663 1756
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible13%
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“steak” (34 reviews)
“garlic bread” (2 reviews)
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Steakhouse, European, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
122 Lygon St, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia
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1 - 10 of 58 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The steak was amazing, cooked beautiful, tender and juicey. They wouldn't change anything (roasted potatoes for chips, etc) which meant we had to buy extra sides and the sauces that accompanied the steaks were average.

Thank Mikayla H
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Either outside on street or inside the service is attentive and friendly good basic wine selection . try the home made bread and butter. last and best is the steak, lamb or seafood preparation which is always served to perfection. Always a good experience.

Thank cassiedromana
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

My friend and I were walking down Lygon St looking for a place to have lunch, the lady with a huge smile made up go into this place as she looks very friendly and inviting and of course the place looks great, private and not...More

Thank DianneConnell
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Nothing like a good chevap and this place delivers an authentic taste without a doubt but I have entertained customers here before with more of a personal touch to the service levels that we experienced. In the past to add to the experience we were...More

Thank Dean S
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Great flavours and plenty of food on the plate. Pretty simple food but again great flavour. Price wise it's rather expensive. Overall we had an enjoyable experience.

Thank TeresaandGary2003
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Great meat, good salads and vegetables. You won't find better cevapcici anywhere. Good friendly service.

Thank rainer446
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Really good food. I took the mix-grill after a garlic bread, and honestly it was too much. Don't be afraid about prices: yes there are high... but quantity and quality are adapted. I ate outside... a little too messy for me... between road, cars, customers,...More

Thank Emilie E
Reviewed 20 November 2016

High prices - over the top Steak cooked medium to well done when ordered rare - yet they claim to serve the best steaks in Australia!! Poor wine choices This is the worst experience I have had in 40 years of dining, including many meals...More

2  Thank chapmandavid23
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Brought here by friends on my first visit to Australia for a good steak, and was not disappointed. Yes, the prices are on the higher end but if you want it done right you should come here. The staff is very welcoming and caring. Thank...More

Thank Lilly_A_1983
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

This place knows how to grill meat. If you are looking for a steak or some kind of Balkan meat speciality, you probably won't be disappointed. But... Prices are at the higher end of competitive Sides and sauces are downright expensive Waitress handling bill was...More

Thank dfernandez2349
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
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:30
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:30
17:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:30
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 122 Lygon St, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Lygon Street
  • Neighbourhood: Lygon Street
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9663 1756
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