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Afghan Marcopolo Restaurant

9-11 Main St, Mornington, Victoria 3931, Australia
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Ranked #24 of 93 Restaurants in Mornington
Price range: $0 - $25
Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Asian
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Melbourne
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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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3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 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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Melbourne, Australia
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3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Loved the idea of trying something different to the normal cuisines we tend to go for. Loved the food and atmosphere. Kids enjoyed it aswell. we will be back

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Melbourne
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

While scouring the Peninsula for a restaurant on Sunday night, my partner came across Marcopolo and thank goodness she did! We called them to see if they were able to take us for dinner, but at the time they were fully booked. They took our number and said they'd call back if something became available - which they did not... More

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Hobart, Australia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

Went as a family group of 7 with two children. Put into a cramped cubicle on bench seats. Service was casual and non-professional. Food interesting but lacking the real experience of the cuisine of Afghanistan. By this I mean that there were no standout traditional dishes such as are offered by other nationality based menus like Greek, Italian, Mongolian etc.... More

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Sydney, Australia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014 via mobile

This was a nice surprise in Mornington, my friend suggested it as she had been before.. We shared 3 entrees which were delicious. Loved the Munto and we also had sambos, then Shared 2 main, one was the chicken Bamiani which was delicious, unfortunately we were too full for the home made nougat and Turkish delight! service was quick and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014 via mobile

Went for a romantic dinner on Wednesday. We had booked 2 days beforehand. When we arrived we were informed that the restaurant was booked out but we could sit on cushions out the back. It was a bit dusty and not dirty as such but not the cleanest area. This happened to be near the toilets which were hidden by... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

Food had great flavour to it without being to hot. It's worth trying afghan food if you like Indian as it's very similar. The staff were nice and are happy to help you navigate the menu. It's also a plus that it's BYO.

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Mt Martha, Australia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013 via mobile

We have been meaning to try this restaurant for some time and visited it on Sunday. Wish we had done it long before - it was fantastic ! We sampled a variety of dishes and each one of them didn't disappoint. Lovely delicate flavours, with just the right balance of spices. We will be back !

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Melbourne, Australia
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19 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

Went once with friends and it was "nice". The place was jammed with people and you need to book well in advance, but I really didn't think it was anything special. All the dishes seemed to look the same when they came out and no one LOVED their food. Service was slow. The only real bonus was that its BYO.... More

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