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Esca Grill

650 Mt Alexander Rd, Moonee Ponds, Moonee Valley, Victoria 3039, Australia
+61 3 9370 1101
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“oysters” (27 reviews)
“steak” (58 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Contemporary, Australian, Gluten Free Options
650 Mt Alexander Rd, Moonee Ponds, Moonee Valley, Victoria 3039, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Spoke to the manager Dominic who is a lovely person always made room for us on very short notice very fresh seafood steaks are fantastic I will recommend this nit restaurant if you're in the mood for good steak and some good Italian cuisine

Thank Tina M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The food is a very high standard, the service equally high standard.. The prices were quite high. The Streetscape is unusual to say the least. Worth a try if you're in the area. I am told two brothers own the place and they are both...More

Thank Ron L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was informed that all steaks come cooked medium, my steak was well done. Informed a senior waiter and he just shrugged stating that my part of the steak was the end of the cut, nothing he could do, did not bother to change it for...More

Thank Penang F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We didn't know this place, we called in as we were driving around exploring the area. What a great find. We had the best lunch. It's a lovely place with really nice service and great food. I absolutely recommend it for a Sunday lunch or...More

1  Thank HelenJ2012_12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for dinner, sat at the bench seats near the restaurant whilst we waited for a table and had started with some sparking. The service and meals were great, I have been back again with a larger group and everyone had a positive experience.

1  Thank Frog4114
Reviewed March 15, 2017 via mobile

You really feel pampered here by the wait staff! They know their menu well and offer helpful suggestions. Food was the best I've had in this part of Melbourne! Keep it up guys and can't wait to get back for another tasty meal!! Thanks

Thank Kerrie H
Reviewed March 2, 2017 via mobile

Great food. Great service. Put yourselves in their hands and you cannot go wrong with the food! E.g oysters and Seafood generally I would never touch.. but here it just works. Trust them!

Thank Halbonpark
Reviewed March 1, 2017 via mobile

Went for a business dinner after it was recommended by a colleague. Staff are good and very professional. Decided to get a couple of the share plates, some prawns and the crab. The prawns were a disappointment. Nothing wrong with them but I was expecting...More

Thank Webo1966
Reviewed February 10, 2017

Four adults dined together one evening. We ordered 4 different entrees, 4 different mains, and 2 different desserts. Total 10 dishes + 2 side dishes to accompany our mains. The result was 10 empty plates (we loved the food). Service was outstanding with excellent attention...More

Thank TypeYourNameHere
Reviewed February 5, 2017 via mobile

We had a ball, the manager was very welcoming and friendly to our guests from Hong Kong and provided an excellent service. The food was perfect, best oysters I've ever had!! Thanks for making their last night so special!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Contemporary, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 650 Mt Alexander Rd, Moonee Ponds, Moonee Valley, Victoria 3039, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Moonee Valley  >  Moonee Ponds
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9370 1101
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