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7 Maroondah Hwy, Croydon, Maroondah, Victoria 3136, Australia
+61 3 9870 8422
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“oysters” (11 reviews)
“ravioli” (7 reviews)
“barramundi” (7 reviews)
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Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7 Maroondah Hwy, Croydon, Maroondah, Victoria 3136, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on a Tuesday so the restaurant was fairly quiet. The service was prompt and attentive without the waitress hovering over your shoulder. We had the Grazing Platter for two which was very tasty and there was a lot of variety on the plate....More

Thank magpie59
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a couple of family members from Germany staying with us. They really enjoyed their first visit to Casalinga and invited us to join them for a farewell dinner. We started with oyster shots with Yuzu granita, which had a great citrus tang. For...More

Thank cyclops69
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our friends booked the 4 of us into Casalinga for dinner during our recent week in Melbourne. It was a pleasant surprise to experience good food and good service without having to go to the city or inner suburbs. The barramundi was cooked to perfection...More

Thank Seashells95
Reviewed 14 February 2018

Almost hidden away in a small suburban shopping centre is this surprising little restaurant. It doesn't pretend to be trendy, it doesn't pretend to be anything other than a very honest little business doing what it does best. Prepare and serve excellent meals. I won't...More

Thank Ken M
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Christmas get together with group of lady friends. We all had something to choose from a great menu. Everyone was very happy with their meal. The Crispy skin Barramundi I had was cooked perfectly and accompanying vegetables different from the usual run of the mill....More

Thank Marion B
Reviewed 11 December 2017

We visited Casalinga after a break of around two years and this time with a small group on a Saturday evening. I appreciate that being close to Christmas there were several large groups there - but the noise was such that it was difficult to...More

Thank JCM81
Reviewed 8 December 2017

The room is quieter than in most restaurants as there is carpet on the floor and linen on the tables. The menu was interesting, and all of us enjoyed out main courses very much. The waiter warned us that the meals would take a while...More

Thank Joan A
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

I have dined at Casalinga a number of times and the food is delicious and the service and knowledge of the manager/staff is sensational Whether eating meat or seafood i have to say it’s one of the best restaurants in Eastern suburbs.

Thank Barry S
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has everything. The efficient courteous service, food presentation and choice is good quality, yummy and very enjoyable. Relaxed atmosphere.

1  Thank Margaret K
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Seats about 80 for a wedding reception. Menu options for each guest were superb. Wedding cake turned into an amazing dessert presentation. Smaller room for children and display area. Staff very helpful and friendly and professional. Highly recommended. I believe their lunches and dinners are...More

1  Thank Scott S
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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
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Maroondah Hwy, Croydon, Maroondah, Victoria 3136, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Maroondah  >  Croydon
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9870 8422
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