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Micawber Tavern

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub, Australian
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61 Monbulk Rd, Belgrave, Victoria, Australia
+61 3 9754 8660
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Belgrave, Victoria, Australia
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29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Micawber Tavern is about 3/4 of a kilometer outside Belgrave and nestles in the foot of the Sherbrooke Forest, just as the main Monbulk Road meanders up to Kalista. The Tavern has plenty of parking, has a good outdoors area and a very comfortable and inviting interior. Monday night has recently become their $15/meal night, so I thought that... More 

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Thank Rob G
Whitfield, Australia
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A good dining experience overlooking the running stream at the back of the beer garden - heaps of pub artifacts to look at with a fireplace which makes it super cosy and creates a good atmosphere

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Thank LMES2014
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30 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a funny little pub. Overpriced food and sometimes slow service, But the drinks are fair. It's a great layout, in that there are lots of different sections to set up camp. Quiet, dark corner? Window seat? A seat at a barrel? Beer garden? They've got it all covered. The staff are nice, and it's really family friendly. Tuesday... More 

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Thank Rik J
Forfar, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

Bangers and mash. Three HUGE pork sausages made with meat, no fillers or breadcrumbs, served with a goodly portion,of mash and peas. A real working man's size portion. I never made it to the third assuage. The platefuls in the rest of the party bore out the size of portion was normal. Cheery staff and a lovely setting with a... More 

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Thank Martin P
Melbourne, Australia
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

This is a charming place, both inside on cooler days and nights and outside on warmer afternoons and evenings. Enough choice on the menu to please everyone and a good selection of beers bottled and on tap

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Thank ZoogieBAR
Belgrave, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

The staff are amazing, it's local and close to home. Great food and entertainment. Best chicken parmigiana ever.

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Thank Kylie W
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Great pub food not too big, at great price- including the drinks. Classic English pub: could think you are in the Cotswolds!

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Thank JackRedt
Melbourne, Australia
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Stopped in Sat arvo for a drink most impressed and then returned for dinner that night. Need to book as the place filled quite fast. Fantastic feed suggest go hungry as the meals are very generous and delicious. Live music was a bonus.

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Thank Bill H
Melbourne, Australia
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96 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

We needed a place to eat at before our 7pm movie and all the other restaurants nearby had kitchens that opened at 6pm, so we booked a table at the Micawber Tavern for 5.30pm. The service was friendly and the initial impression was good, however upon closer inspection this place is in need of some tender loving care! If you... More 

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Thank sammywammy_12
Melbourne, Australia
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

Great night out for a large group of friends. Meals are wholesome and of generous proportions. Entertainment rocks.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Australian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61 Monbulk Rd, Belgrave, Victoria, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Yarra Valley  >  Belgrave
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9754 8660

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