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The Town Mouse

312 Drummond St | Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia
+61 3 9347 3312
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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European, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
312 Drummond St | Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Town Mouse offers highly creative cuisine as shared plates. It is informal with couples placed on stools at the bar. Situated in Drummond St. which runs parallel to Lygon St. it offers a welcome relief to the tired menus of Lygon St. Servings are...More

Thank bolarj
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fast Lunch on a Saturday. One hat restaurants allow an expression that is a bit different to the chain two hat restaurants giving an element of surprise. Here vegetables are served as stand alone dishes rather than sides and combined in ways that is off...More

Thank dawsonpd
Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

Visited this restaurant for the first time after reading many great reviews. We had sea bream ceviche and raw beef entree which were both great. We followed this with the chicken and pork scotch and butter lettuce leaves. The chicken was superb with a great...More

Thank Jacarandar
Reviewed July 12, 2017

It is really small with an outside area sometimes open, so highly recommend you book. We were there on a Sunday night and it was full. Loved sitting at the bar. Service was quick, friendly and attentive. Food was great! Vegetables were super delicious. We...More

Thank agltay
Reviewed June 18, 2017 via mobile

Had a great long lunch today that culminated in a job offer! To boot the food was yummy with great options for vegetarians!

Thank Stefan K
Reviewed May 23, 2017

I've been wanting to try this place for a while and finally decided to make a Friday night dinner booking and take the husband. At 8.15pm it wasn't too overly busy and we were seated at the bar. The interior is dark, modern and intimate...More

Thank Erin L
Reviewed May 22, 2017

So happy to have had dinner here. What a terrific surprise it was. We were seated at the bar and I was initially concerned if we would enjoy sitting at the bar eating and it was a pleasant surprise. The food was delicious, delicate, beautifully...More

Thank Tonis s
Reviewed May 1, 2017 via mobile

This place is fantastic! The food is wonderful, perfect for a nice long dinner with lots of conversation and wine. The wine list is impressive, but the staff know their stuff about it. 10/10 Will be back Also love the wine glasses with little mice...More

Thank Michelle N
Reviewed April 16, 2017 via mobile

Fantastic meal here! The fish, chicken and red cabbage were to die for. In fact everything we had was. The bread is outstanding and service impeccable. A must do - go eat!!!!

Thank Sarah Anne M
Reviewed April 12, 2017

Had a great meal with great friends here. The location seemed far from central Melbourne, but was only a 10 min taxi ride in fairness. Food was great, decor and service great, wine superb

Thank LondonLuckytraveller
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 312 Drummond St | Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9347 3312
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