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The Dove III

836 E New Haven Ave, Melbourne, FL 32901-5433
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good11%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
836 E New Haven Ave, Melbourne, FL 32901-5433
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Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Warm atmosphere with lovely staff - food was delicious with very generous portions. Will definitely be returning sometime in the future!

Thank Gkf99
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Beautiful atmosphere, excellent service, amazing food. Worth the money. Food was fresh not your usually Italian food chain. Flavors gave me a mouthgasm!!!

Thank Claribel G
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Amazing food and service. Generous portion of food and the glass of wine. Great atmosphere. The best Italian restaurant in Melbourne. Love it

Thank Suzely F
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Wow!! What an amazing place, with a wonderful atmosphere, outstanding service and the food is beyond amazing. Henry, our server, was outstanding and his recommendations were right on. I had the Medallions of Fillet Au Poive and my wife had the Medallion of Fillet Marsla.......More

Thank Chris D
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Small, family-owned Italian restaurant with great food for dinner (a bit upscale, we often go for our anniversary) or lunch (casual with bargains galore, we go often). Owner strolling through the restaurant to greet guests and ensure satisfaction is "bonus land"!

Thank George C
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We always enjoy our evenings at the Dove in downtown Melbourne. The service is excellent and the food is always consistent. Portions are very large. The chateaubriand for two is delicious as are the side items that come with it (mushrooms, caramelized onions, vegetable, potatoes...More

Thank Jboydston
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Had the Christmas Luncheon for my ladies group there and the staff, food, and everything was absolutely wonderful. We had 45 ladies and they were all impressed and cannot wait to go back.

Thank labyers
Reviewed 6 July 2017

My husband and I eat here about once a month. It is consistently very good. I was shocked to see some bad reviews. The staff is outstanding always friendly and helpful. I would suggest ordering the specials as they better than the menu items.

Thank Tammany2015
Reviewed 27 June 2017

The Dove III continues in the proud tradition of its predecessors by providing perhaps some of the best Italian food in Brevard County. From appetizers to dinner to dessert - you simply cannot go wrong with any selection you might decide on. This is a...More

Thank Larry F
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Omg, escargot is canned...eggplant parmesan tastes like a bottle of Salt...Its the worst Italian food I have ever eaten. Thats why the place is empty. There was 3 parties there and they put us all together so we couldn't hear anything. Atmosphere is horrible just...More

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9 November 2017|
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Response from KSMAVT | Reviewed this property |
business casual or evening out (tasteful). not a place for beach clothes and flip flops.
Jonna F
3 September 2017|
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Response from mcglothla | Reviewed this property |
Website Best Italian in Central Florida
Janice A
1 April 2017|
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Response from BellazaMelbourne | Property representative |
Either on the street or in garage right down side street at city hall
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 836 E New Haven Ave, Melbourne, FL 32901-5433
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Brevard County  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: 321-725-DOVE
  • E-mail
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