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Arabesque Dining & Bar

1 / 1-3 Carre Street, Elsternwick, Glen Eira, Victoria 3185, Australia
+61 3 9523 1108
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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Lebanese, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1 / 1-3 Carre Street, Elsternwick, Glen Eira, Victoria 3185, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We ate here last night, we had the Lebanese banquet for two and it was delicious. The service was also excellent. BYO wine too, which is also a winner. Would highly recommend.

Thank chelle1983
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is now our new favourite local restaurant... We have had the pleasure of dining here a number of times now and each time we walk away full and very satisfied! The food is simply delicious and having a recommended cocktail to go with it...More

Thank nicole Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Gather a table of friends to enjoy an amazing banquet of either Turkish, lebensse or Moroccan delights. We had the Turkish on this occasion with dips,quail, prawns and a selection of meat. Turkish delight for desert and a orange blossom tea Choose the Shiraz from...More

1  Thank saltandpepper1000
Reviewed January 20, 2018

Having been to Arabesque a few times a few years ago and having been relatively uninspired, the place dropped off our radar. As luck would have it, we agreed to have dinner with friends one night last week and I somehow thought of Arabesque. Our...More

2  Thank Nathan1000
Reviewed December 22, 2017 via mobile

What a great surprise. Wonderful food with good variety lovely flavours and terrific service. What more could you ask for?

Thank Alan S
Reviewed December 16, 2017

Very good food, wide variety with the banquet. Rhythm was a bit rushed at the beginning, had to ask them to slow it down. Waiter was over-attentive, as a whole the wait staff were good, but seemed a little inexperienced. Lovely atmosphere, but very noisy...More

Thank itsBG
Reviewed December 9, 2017

I've been here on a few occasions, alway have the Moroccan lamb, very tasty. However, the place can be noisy and the tables can be a little too tightly located. I hate sharing conversations with the tables next to you. The staff are usually very...More

Thank 417briscoe
Reviewed December 6, 2017

We went with a large group and had a banquet meal. The food and service were both terrific, they were timely to serve the meal and regularly refilled water jugs. All staff were great. My only complaint is that it was very noisy and difficult...More

Thank Ann M
Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

Went to Arabesque Dining & Bar for dinner and we had the Turkish banquet. Started off with some amazing entrees including sizzling prawns, dips, quail, lamb dumplings and other treats. Mains included the most delicious lamb cutlets, chicken skewers served with rice and creamy potato...More

Thank Travelsoulsister
Reviewed October 27, 2017

The latest restaurant from the same Turkish ethnic family. North African, Mid Eastern, and Mediterranean menu options are available. So, straight away, there is a problem of Gordon Ramsay proportions/. The venue has a vibe of Pop Turkish. The seating was a bit hard and...More

1  Thank ArtInOz
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 / 1-3 Carre Street, Elsternwick, Glen Eira, Victoria 3185, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Glen Eira  >  Elsternwick
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9523 1108
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