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56 Johnston Street, Collingwood, Yarra, Victoria, Australia
0394158818
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Ranked #4 of 80 Restaurants in Collingwood
Hours:
Mon 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wed - Thu 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sun 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Lebanese
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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Melbourne, Australia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Located on Johnston street, this was one of the best Lebanese food I've had. Very simple but elegant decorations. We tried the tasting menu, which I think was a good choice. It allowed us to taste a variety if dishes and flavours. Being a vegetarian, I was well catered for. Fresh bread and dips. A delicious chickpeas and. beetroot falafel... More 

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14 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

A little Middle Eastern gem is tumbledown slope of Johnstone St. Morphing from cafe to restaurant May have lost a few brekkie followers, but found a bunch more. Dips and soft, warm flatbread. Succulent skewered squid and chicken. Spicy falafels. And terrific whole ocean trout. Well-thought out wine list that doesn't ignore Europe. Just looking for a little more attention... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 via mobile

Gorgeous middle eastern food and great service. Discovered reviews of Bayte by some stroke of luck and it will definitely be on my favourites list from now on. Try the duck and anything else for that matter, everything was cooked beautifully. Only criticism is that the drinks are very expensive. As a bonus, unlike the current trend in Melbourne's restaurant... More 

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Gold Coast Queensland
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

For tourists this restaurant is a bit tricky to find because of the street numbering but well worth the effort! The food is absolutely fabulous! Share the meals so you get a taste of lots! Great service! We love Lebanese food and we were not disappointed! Great work Bayte!

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Noosa, Australia
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42 reviews 42 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

What a great local 'Modern Lebanese' restaurant. Every mouthful was yum. Probably the best Lebanese I have had (part from my mum's) The atmosphere was great too. WE liked the Lamb ribs with a pomegranate molasses the best!!!

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Wodonga, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

We had the $55 tasting menu. The food was lovely, fresh and different. Probably not an ideal place for kids, pretty expensive for the little they ate. Drinks were very expensive and choices limited. No BYO.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Great small Middle Eastern restaurant with impeccable service and food. Highly recommend. Staff were very attentive and made sure we had an enjoyable evening.

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Brisbane, Australia
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59 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

The warm flat breads are hard to resist with lashings of garlic-laden babaganoush or rich and creamy labne. Our favourites are the best falafels we have ever tasted along with the bbq chicken skewers and slow roasted lamb shoulder. Keep going back for more. Never disappointed.

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

My girlfriend chose this restaurant based on a recommendation from her sister for her birthday. They both are vegetarians. However Bayte is not a vegetarian focused restaurant, rather it is a fantastic Lebanese restaurant with an amazingly diverse menu with well thought out options for all. The service was top notch and extremely helpful (despite a lot of new changes... More 

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Perth, Australia
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8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Delicious, authentic Lebanese food. The house speciality of raw lamb kibbeh was delicious. I'm not a huge fan of raw meat but I could go there and just have that and the labnah. The servings are large so be wary of ordering to much as the entire menu sounds delicious. Definitely book.

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Additional Information about Bayte

Address: 56 Johnston Street, Collingwood, Yarra, Victoria, Australia
Phone Number: 0394158818
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Yarra  >  Collingwood
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Lebanese

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