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Coda

Travelers' Choice award winner
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Neighborhood:
Central Business District
Asian, Australian, Contemporary
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141 Flinders Lane, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
613 96503155
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11:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Atmosphere, food, wine and service - everything was amazing! I would recommend any day! Dishes are modern tasty well prepared and a bit surprising - just the right combination.

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Thank Sanne G
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We booked Coda for lunch, although there was probably no need as it was not crowded at 2pm. Dinners were all booked out during our time in Melbourne, but coming for lunch was great. We had a great seat in the corner of the restaurant and the staff were extremely knowledgeable. They offered to pick our meals for us, as... More 

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Thank SixMonthItch
Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Second time to Coda in the last month. Both times with friends. Booking around 12pm and didn't leave until after 2:30pm. So plan for leisurely lunch with nothing planned afterwards. Menu had changed in between visits. Shared 3 starters inc quail lettuce cup, fried spring roll (very nice), ocean trout (Aperol - sounds weird but was fabulous) and the barramundi... More 

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Thank bibbycat
Melbourne, VIC
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The restaurant is hidden from the passing guest, a basement restaurant that is unobtrusive and special. The host, waiter and sommelier were all welcoming and very knowledgeable. We went with the chefs’ selection menu, so we tasted food I would not have normally ordered and it was amazing! I cannot recommend this restaurant highly enough, we went for a client... More 

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Thank Addicted_to_travel09
Port Phillip, Australia
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27 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited Coda yesterday for a special birthday lunch. The food was excellent and the staff very attentive without being intrusive . An excellent day had by all

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Thank Stephen G
Penrith, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place was truly amazing! My partner and I had it recommended to us by a friend and it did not disappoint. I normally would hate eating on a bar as there was no tables available (we did not book) however the bartender/waiter actually made our night! He recommended some amazing dishes that we absolutely loved, he was also great... More 

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Thank LittleRed1993
Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have dined at Coda several times mainly for dinner and it has become one of our favourite restaurants for special occasions. They are very accommodating and the ambience is cosy and comfortable. All the staff are friendly and helpful if you have any menu queries and the wine list is extensive. The food never disappoints. Love it and have... More 

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Thank Jenni L
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great beer, great wine, great food and then there's the sirloin - WOWSA! When a dish is so good that one contemplates motorboating it, you know you'r on a winner!

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Thank Anna K
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate at the bar and enjoyed watching the team of chefs preparing the dishes, we also got great advice on portion sizes, combinations and wine pairings. The staff were very friendly and moved in and out of the kitchen, great teamwork. Enjoyed a really special meal, particularly the beautiful scallops, and black onyx. It was a feast for all... More 

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Thank Waterfordfour
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff and terrific food to share - small and larger dishes on offer. Great wine list and knowledgeable staff - third time here over 18 months and still top shelf highly recommended

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$42 - $42
Cuisine
Asian, Australian, Contemporary
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 141 Flinders Lane, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Central Business District
  • Neighborhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: 613 96503155

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Central Business District

Neighborhood Profile
Central Business District
Full of discovery and delight, Melbourne’s laneways tease the imagination long after you’ve put your weary feet up to rest. They weave through the heart of the city: cafes, bars, restaurants and boutiques, throbbing with conversation and espresso coffee. You never quite know what you’ll find around the next corner: cobblestone alleys, old beer barrel hoists and even vats of simmering organic soup. There is the air of Berlin in the street art, a touch of Paris in the umbrella-shaded cafes and, reminiscent of Rome, eateries tucked away in the most unlikely of places. Perhaps you might want a break and cross the Yarra River to Southbank - walk along the promenade, bask in the sun at a waterside bar and decide whether to go to the nearby casino or book a ticket at the Melbourne theatre company.