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177-183 Lonsdale St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 96633316
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good41%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“souvlaki” (189 reviews)
“lamb” (124 reviews)
“pita bread” (55 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
177-183 Lonsdale St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

For the third year in a row we spent Thanksgiving out of the US. My wife had a chicken gyro and I had grilled chicken skewer with a side Greek salad. We figured chicken was close to turkey. My wife had more than enough to...More

Thank Bert C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

2 of us walked into the restaurant and asked for a table for 3, the waiter said "2?", I answered "no, for 3", then he repeated again "2?", I repeated "no, it's 3, one is on the way." He then questioned me "are you sure?",...More

Thank Catherine H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great place to enjoy a long lunch with a few drinks and friends. Meals are good value, service is efficient and friendly, and the positive vibe enhances the experience.

Thank stefano523
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have eaten here numerous times over the years and nothing has changed. The quality of food is always the same and the flavours fantastic. We ordered Uber Eats and my friends went so far as to say that was the best lamb yiros/kebab they...More

Thank Mic E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is good and best is it is 24x7 open . It is vegetarian friendly. Staff is friendly and helpful. We had a nice dinner . Dips are perfect.

Thank manjula72
Reviewed 1 week ago

With so many choices for lunch, we decided to try Greek on one of our afternoons. We popped in for lunch and it was nice to sit down for a while. We shared pita breads and dips for starters, and then both ordered a souvlaki...More

Thank mooseandbok2006
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stalactites has been one of the best places to meet and enjoy great Greek food for decades in Melbourne. I have eaten there many times and the food has always been at a consistently high level. It is a relatively small restaurant and is always...More

Thank Geoff H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love their gyros , mix dips and open souvlaki. Can be pricey but worth it. We are there often with friends or family.

Thank Nitesh S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food Ok but but rude an terrible customer service would never go back Was on a business trip and needed separate bills, prior to ordering we confirmed with the waiter that he could do this and he confirmed we could split it out when we...More

Thank 787Eng
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice Greek food. Good service and friendly staff. chicken sovas where good. Clean tables etc. Would go back

Thank JAT2701
Locals know that Chinatown is the tried and true place
to eat before hitting the nightclub scene. The place
simply buzzes, and the well-preserved buildings exude
a sense of Imperial China stemming from immigration
over a century ago. In restaurant after restaurant on
Little Bourke Street, you'll find delicious dishes
such as sizzling honeyed prawns, and value for your
money. Stately matrons oversee family kitchens serving
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 6:59 AM
7:00 AM - 6:59 AM
7:00 AM - 6:59 AM
7:00 AM - 6:59 AM
7:00 AM - 6:59 AM
7:00 AM - 6:59 AM
7:00 AM - 6:59 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 177-183 Lonsdale St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +61 96633316
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