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Afghan Marcopolo Restaurant

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9-11 Main St, Mornington, Victoria 3931, Australia
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6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • 17
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  • 11
    Very good
  • 11
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
A great find

Touring the Mornington Peninsula with friends this was a great discovery, very tasty food served and our waitress could clearly explain each dish. We were not disappointed in trying a different style of food. Would definitely return.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 7, 2015
Aus-traveller09
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Victoria Australia
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41 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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glasgow
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14 reviews 14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

What a great place to eat. Sadly only discovered it the night before we were due to return to the UK, Lamb Korma just melted in your mouth. We visited as a family group and were not disappointed . For a restaurant so small it was packed to the rafters, and we had booked our table for opening time at... More 

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Victoria Australia
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41 reviews 41 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Touring the Mornington Peninsula with friends this was a great discovery, very tasty food served and our waitress could clearly explain each dish. We were not disappointed in trying a different style of food. Would definitely return.

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Lincolnshire, UK
Top Contributor
173 reviews 173 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

We were excited by the look, feel and atmosphere of this restaurant, it was busy, clean and inviting, sadly our experience was to be marred by what followed. I ordered Lamb cutlets only to be told 20 minutes later that 6 other guests had ordered them and there was none left. I opted for the lamb kebabs. Some 20 minutes... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

We had a very nice time at this restaurant, had good atmosphere and very pleasant staff, would definitely eat again.

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Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

We went here for Dinner. Unlike other Afghan restaurants in Melbourne there did not seem to be a set menu on for two people so we ordered two mains and an entree. The entree was a bit of a let down it was a mixed platter which seemed to lack that punch and spice afghan food has. The mains faired... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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47 reviews 47 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

We love this place and go here regularly. The food is very good, the atmosphere very interesting and it is excellent value. BYO wine makes it fantastic!

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Adelaide, Australia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

The Afghan certainly had atmosphere but at the time we visited the food list was reduced to mains as they were too busy, with - I think - take-aways. However the service was quick and efficient and the cost very reasonable. The food was different and quite good and portions were certainly large. The wine list was good also. It... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

The food is amazing and there's a wonderful variety of breads, pastas, rice, meat, chicken and vegetarian dishes on the menu. Go with a group and order to share. The pictures and photos of Afghanistan covering the walls create a unique atmosphere. It's a great place to go for a casual dinner or a special occasion.

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Melbourne
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

After a few years of "meaning to go to that Afghan restaurant", the missus and I finally got off our butts and booked a reservation. Being a Tuesday night meant that the place was quiet for the first hour, which was very nice, but suspect the ambiance would be satisfactory even if it was busy. The menu looked great...we tried... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Walked in and was pleasantly surprised by all of the afghan photography and materials that decorate the walls, made it feel very genuine. Ordered food at 7.00 with my girlfriend. Entree came out at 7.20 and then we proceeded to wait until 8.10 until our main arrived. When we enquired where our food was after swing several people who had... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 9-11 Main St, Mornington, Victoria 3931, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Mornington Peninsula  >  Mornington

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 25
  • Cuisine: Asian
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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