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Bistro Vue

430 Little Collins st, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia (Melbourne CBD)
03 9691 3838
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Ranked #101 of 4,004 Restaurants in Melbourne
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: French
Neighborhood: Melbourne CBD
Good for: Romance, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Romance, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Campbelltown, Australia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 NEW

Right in the heart of the CBD. The staff provided a very fast and pleasant dining experience. The food was delicious. You must try the tarte tatin.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 NEW

Me and my husband went tonight because I've wanted to go for a long time!! We were very excited but a bit apprehensive because of previous reviews however we had a great night. The decor is lovely, we were lucky and as it was a Monday at 6.15 it was empty but it did start to fill up and the... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 NEW via mobile

Bistro Vue catches your interest as soon as you walk in with its eclectic decoration. The seating is comfortable rather than elegant and the crockery gives the feel of home. The food was delicious, we were particularly impressed with the red cabbage with almonds to complement our main courses. The creme brûlée had a rich creamy custard and a crunchy... More

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 NEW credit card Amex Card Member Review

A fantastic meeting place with good variety of food and a great selection of wine. Good and relatively fast service.

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Melbourne, Australia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 NEW

It's not everyday you get a chance to eat the food of one of Australia's best chefs (or their contemporaries). I was very much looking forward to it, however I can't recommend this place on either the consistency of the food or the service. I ordered the fillet steak medium rare and it arrived medium well, it was dry and... More

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Ballarat, Australia
Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
268 helpful votes 268 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

In the face of some recent mixed TA reviews for Bistro Vue, I thought that our call to have a special birthday lunch there might have been reconsidered. On balance, we are glad that we didn't. An interesting French-themed dusky kind of ambience... very well-trained and professional front of house staff....attentive without being in your face...some generally excellent food... and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

We loved everything about dining here. We must have, we're flying from New Zealand to have dinner for my 'significant ' birthday in November!

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Melbourne, Australia
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69 reviews 69 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

I almost gave this two stars rather than three, but to be honest the food was unremarkable, but OK. Certainly not a 'fine dining' experience on a Friday lunchtime. I think one problem is that the 'refreshed' premises (per the website) is now a confusing mix of bar, cafe and restaurant spaces so any sense of occasion has evaporated before... More

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Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Last Friday I came in for a work team lunch, we were accommodated without reservation in a timely manner. The decor and music were delightful and with a view of the kitchen made a great atmosphere.... From where I was sitting I did notice some of the techniques in the kitchen which I enjoyed but better than that was the... More

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Berry
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Fine dining used to be a regular thing for me and my husband, but since the advent of kids and a move to the country, it is now a rare treat. Visiting friends in Melbourne, I wanted somewhere for a special treat - with fabulous food and a Melbourne feel, but without the snootiness you sometimes get from upmarket restaurants.... More

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