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Mt Erica Hotel

$$ - $$$
Pub, Spanish, Australian
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429 High Street, Prahran, Stonnington, Victoria, Australia
+61 3 9529 5770
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Melbourne, Australia
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really enjoyed the experience that we had at Mt. Erica. I brought my girlfriend here for dinner and we were welcomed with a warm greeting and an even warmer fireplace. The staff were great and very knowledgeable about the food and wine that they serve. We both got the "Feed Me" and there must have been 8 or 9 things... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We used to frequent the Mount Erica hotel often and it was a warm friendly great place for a drink and hot chips in the sunny courtyard, or a hearty meal by the fireplace on a cold winters night. For some reason they have changed their format and are now offering tiny overpriced meals, being served by snooty unfriendly staff... More 

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Thank rayzelsax
Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

$60 a bottle sparkling, $85 a bottle white wine starting price - really? Use to be popular but soon realised while our group the only people there. 3 food trucks

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Thank ldriscoll1
Melbourne, Australia
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

First dined at this place with my partner and some old friends who had chosen the restaurant for our catch up. Such a knowledgeable and eclectic group of individuals there. Always get to have a chat with staff other than our waiter. We now dine there regularly for date night. The open plan and fireplace makes for a relaxing atmosphere.... More 

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Thank rosaliefbanks
Melbourne, Australia
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Food=8/10 Atmosphere = 8/10 Service = 2/10 Pompous behaviour of waiter Robin/Robyn certainly ruined the most wonderful tapas dinner and wines we had. Perhaps further training of 'real service and mannerism of table / bar service staff' from Mt Erica management will hopefully improve customer's dining experience and hard work of Mt Erica's kitchen staff.. Absolutely ghastly service from Robin.... More 

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Brighton, Australia
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6 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

On arrival we were disappointed to wait several minutes to be acknowledged by someone. After a lovely drink by the open fire, we were shown our table next to the entrance hall to the toilets. I get that not everyone can have the best table but storage, fluro lights and the sign saying 'staff only' was a distraction. We enjoyed... More 

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Thank Sydmooling
Bali, Indonesia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Went here with my partner on a wet Sunday evening in October. The vibe was great, the musicians fantastic enough to retain us despite the lack of any food service and in the face of ridiculously expensive, yet impressive wines. This Pub has been through too many reincarnations and none have been incentives to frequent the place more than the... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

My wife and I recently visited the main restaurant which is now a tapas style menu , we were impressed with the food and service however it seemed out of place with the pub setting which had a tiled floor and lacked atmosphere even though there were other dinners on a cold Melbourne night. I found the wine list very... More 

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Port Stephens, Australia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

We ate at Mt Erica , a strange experience. It is apparently Tapas Hard to understand as it has a blackboard offering as well $6+ for a scallop, our waitress was not sure about the offerings Waigu rump was tough seats are hard and uncomfortable Cannot really think of a positive

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Thank john a
Melbourne, Australia
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Although there was one lovely waitress and a good ambience here, we were very disappointed in our experience. I am allergic to gluten and chips are usually a safe option. I checked before ordering these (as I always do) with who looked to be the manager and was told that they are gluten free. When these were brought out I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$36
Cuisine
Pub, Spanish, Australian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 429 High Street, Prahran, Stonnington, Victoria, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Stonnington  >  Prahran
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9529 5770
Description
Situated just off Chapel Street's illustrious nightlife scene, the Mt Erica Hotel offers a unique blend of bar, modern Australian and tapas dishes to suit any tastes. With its warm, inviting bistro and friendly, knowledgeable staff, we pride ourselves on our commitment and dedication to regulars and newcomers alike. Come down and experience our many weekly deals and offers, or call us for more details! We look forward to seeing you there!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?