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Tender Trap

266 Blackburn Rd, Doncaster East, Manningham, Victoria 3109, Australia
+61 3 9842 3466
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“paella” (4 reviews)
“duck breast” (3 reviews)
“steak” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
266 Blackburn Rd, Doncaster East, Manningham, Victoria 3109, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are never disappointed & love going back time & time again!! Chris & Helen are to be congratulated on their innovative menu, delicious courses & exemplary service. Well done to a top class restaurant.

Thank Sue C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant never disappoints . Food well cooked and presented in such a way to bring appreciative smiles at our table. The restaurant is comfortable and the ambience warm. The menu diverse enough to please everyone. The service is excellent. In my opinion this restaurant...More

Thank DC937
Reviewed October 2, 2017

Great meal at this restaurant in Doncaster (Victoria). Good menu selection and friendly and helpful service

Thank addicted38
Reviewed September 16, 2017

This suburban restaurant is a real delight. Lovely modern clean ambience. Efficiently run with great food. I had sardines as an entree, nicely presented and tasty. My husband and I both had the barramundi for main,beautifully cooked with a soft crab bisque which added that...More

Thank Caz781
Reviewed September 5, 2017

This highly rates restaurant has been around for some years and always rates well in food guides. The food is of good variety and excellent presentation, albeit can be expensive but still affordable for a special night out.

Thank John W
Reviewed July 30, 2017 via mobile

Lovely personal and friendly service, an extensive wine list and some really good local beers, but the food was the highlight. Fabulous flavours, delightful textures, neat and modern presentation. I'll go back!

Thank plw0103
Reviewed July 10, 2017

We have been coming here for around 13 years and always come away looking forward to the next time. We love the food and the service is always amazing. We leave our drinks up to Chris (owner) as his knowledge and passion for wine is...More

1  Thank Pam C
Reviewed July 8, 2017 via mobile

Very nice food and great service. The paella is a 40 minute wait, but worth waiting for. We were the only diners. We were treated very well and not rushed at all. Be wary of the time limit parking out the front!

Thank Jaquelr
Reviewed May 23, 2017 via mobile

I was expecting a fine dining experience, but was very disappointed. I had been there for special occasions in the past and was suitably impressed, but my last visit was disappointing, steak was tough and the sides were meaner by comparison to previous visits.

Thank Belinda S
Reviewed May 22, 2017

Had a great date night with my wife - very good service, with great advice offered by Chris on wine as required. Introduced me to a great dessert wine. A great venue for a special occasion - could see lots of other couples enjoying the...More

Thank Garry M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 266 Blackburn Rd, Doncaster East, Manningham, Victoria 3109, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Manningham  >  Doncaster East
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9842 3466
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