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) #17 of 281 Restaurants in Richmond $$$$ Steakhouse, Barbecue,
61 Bridge Rd | Richmond, Richmond, Yarra, Victoria 3121, Australia
+61 3 9428 5833
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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Steakhouse, Barbecue, Australian
61 Bridge Rd | Richmond, Richmond, Yarra, Victoria 3121, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stumbled in through the yellow door not knowing what was awaiting us. Within seconds, a sausage arrived on our plates and the aroma filled our senses. I could tell by the anemic salad that this was going to be a seriously meaty encounter and...More

Thank Gavin H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is a small, family like atmosphere. There is just one set menu of meat and meat and meat so no need to chose. Entrée: Beef sausage. Appetisers: assorted dish of mini burger, liver, mini steak. Main: porterhouse or rump or eye fillet with an...More

1  Thank Kanku9
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Perfect, everything was just perfect. It's nice to get a steak cooked exactly the way you ask for it. Exceptional quality, old school dining. I didn't know this place existed, an iconic Melbourne Restaurant.

Thank Redmegs21
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This restaurant has existed for over 50 years as the Melbourne bench mark as a great steak eatery. The food quality is excellent and the steaks are always cooked to perfection.

Thank Robert T
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Perfect Steak...and sausage...YUM.This is one of my must go Restaurant in Melbourne.Highly recommended.

Thank vinceliuwines
Reviewed 15 June 2017

It was great to visit this place Finally ! I heard so much about it. Old School , No Frills and perfect. Obviously been doing it right for years - Awesome steak, fresh bread , simple tasty salad and home made mustard and horseradish. So...More

Thank Wineman68
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

I have been going to Vlados for over 25 years. And yes, it is the best steakhouse in the country and arguably the world. Perfect meat perfectly cooked to ones liking. Long-standing staff who faithfully continue the 50 plus year tradition and high standard of...More

Thank Intrepidtraveller333
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Says a framed sign by an ardent Vlado's fan on the wall, and I agree! When you see Vlado's on the outside, it looks like a quaint little brick house. Once past it's wooden door, you are invited into a cosy steakhouse that has not...More

Thank LinLoTS
Reviewed 13 June 2017

I know that Vlado's has long enjoyed a reputation for being a premier steakhouse in Melbourne. But my advice to travellers is to consider other venues. It's probably 20 years since I last visited Vlado's - and having returned just recently, I was disappointed to...More

Thank Kelly M
Reviewed 7 June 2017

If your seriously into steaks then Vlado's is A MUST!!!!! Recommended to us by our Limo driver, we decided to give it a go. Not a big restaurant and bookings are essential. When we walked in the atmosphere stuck us immediately..... warm, friendly and a...More

Thank BryanFLewis
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Emma E
15 March 2017|
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Response from David C | Reviewed this property |
Hi Emma, I don't believe they allow BYOW at all, however you could try ringing and asking. Cheers David.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Steakhouse, Barbecue, Australian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 23:00
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18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61 Bridge Rd | Richmond, Richmond, Yarra, Victoria 3121, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Yarra  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9428 5833
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