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Lord Cardigan

59 Cardigan Place, Melbourne, Victoria 3206, Australia (Albert Park)
0396455305
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Ranked #458 of 4,093 Restaurants in Melbourne
Price range: $23 - $93
Cuisines: Australian
Neighborhood: Albert Park
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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  • English first
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English first
Melbourne, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014 NEW

We sat outside this rather lovely restaurant in the very busy and cafe packed area, yet felt rather private being in Cardigan Place looking across at the other side. The food was lovely but a little more expensive, however the service and general high quality of the food of it made up a lot for the slight 'bill shock'. I... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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312 reviews 312 reviews
228 restaurant reviews
142 helpful votes 142 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We had lunch at this restuarant and opted for the lunch special which was two courses with a glass of wine for $35. We shared the poached egg entree and then each had a serve of duck confit with a wonderful sidesalad of beetroot, fetta and walnuts. I then had the dessert of warm doughnuts to myself. We both really... More 

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Brighton, Victoria, Australia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Went on a Wednesday night with a couple of friends who regularly dine there. They had raved about Lord Cardigan so naturally I was sceptical. We dine out a lot and were expecting the usual standard of a mid-market Melbourne restaurant, ie: quality Australian ingredients, nicely prepared and served by pseudo-friendly people. Our jaded approach was in for a jolt.... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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527 reviews 527 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
317 helpful votes 317 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Went for simple meal and ended up paying about $62.50 pp which included a glass of alcohol, main, coffee, shared side order and shared dessert. Not your ordinary simple meal but Australia is not the cheapest place to eat out. The main is nearly $40! Wow. The service from the gentleman is great. The ambience lovely as this is not... More 

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Angaston, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014 via mobile

Wow! So impressed with their breakfasts. Food was amazing, service great and coffee great! Cannot recommend more highly.

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Melbourne, Australia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

I do not know why there were only three other tables occupied for Sunday lunch at this very good small and friendly restaurant.

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Melbourne, Australia
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We went for a family occasion chosen from the reputation and the fact my husband dined there a couple of times previously However our family experience did not live up to the expectation and was a great disappointment Our entrees were very good all round but there was a considerable wait. Our mains followed after an unacceptable longer wait Two... More 

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Warragul, Victoria
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66 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

Ventured to the Lord Cardigan recently and was ecstatic with the dinning experience with friends. The food was of the highest quality from the house baked break to the St Helen's oysters and the to die for duck and vegetable pie . It was fresh, tasty and wonderfully presented. The wine list was spot on we tried a Margaret River... More 

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MELBOURNE
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

What a great afternoon for lunch, the food was great it tasted as it looked yummy. There was a good selection and variety. We never have dessert, but OMG how delicious. What a great place to enjoy a great Sunday lunch relaxing. It is great to have good staff who want to help and always smiling.The Sunday roast was a... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

The waitresses were very friendly and seemed to genuinely enjoy being there; rare for any restaurant! The food was perhaps a limited selection but interesting. The hickory smoked duck was a particular standout, as was the pannacotta for afters. I'm unsure why Lord Cardigan isn't higher up in the TripAdvisor rankings, but it sure should be. Highly recommended.

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Address: 59 Cardigan Place, Melbourne, Victoria 3206, Australia
Phone Number: 0396455305
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Albert Park
Average Prices: USD 23 - 93
Cuisine: Australian

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