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Esca Grill

) #2 of 95 Restaurants in Moonee Ponds $$$$ Seafood, ,
650 Mt Alexander Rd, Moonee Ponds, Moonee Valley, Victoria 3039, Australia
+61 3 9370 1101
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“oysters” (27 reviews)
“steak” (60 reviews)
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Seafood, Contemporary, Australian
650 Mt Alexander Rd, Moonee Ponds, Moonee Valley, Victoria 3039, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been coming to Esca Grill for special occasion dining for many years. The high standard of top quality food & excellent service has been maintained consistently. Last nights dinner was an absolute delight. Our waiter Anthony, remembered us from previous visits & expertly...More

Thank Maryanne M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food is always nice here but the standout dish for me is the duck breast. The mood is relaxing, the wine is good and the creme brûlée is my other favourite.

Thank CarreraMelbourne
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I ordered the king prawns and specifically asked for entree. Food arrived, 5 prawns on a plate- bill came and it said main. I questioned the waiter and he said he thought I asked for main. I said main? 5 prawns and he said, it...More

1  Thank streetwise777
Reviewed June 10, 2017 via mobile

We had a surprise birthday here n have to say this restaurant really surprised me - the staff were fantastic but the food was superb. - the slowly cooked lamb shanks were out of this world - scallops - prawns and meat were faultless -...More

Thank Topl1ne
Reviewed June 10, 2017

What an experience. Hats off to the Maitre d'hotel. Service was impeccable in all aspects, manners, attitude etc... Well done Sir, I will be back !

Thank G H
Reviewed May 23, 2017 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 May 22, 2017 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 May 10, 2017 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 May 6, 2017 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 April 24, 2017 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Contemporary, Australian
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups
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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