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Squires Loft

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Neighborhood:
Chapel Street
Australian, Steakhouse
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166 Toorak Road | South Yarra Victoria, Melbourne, Victoria 3141, Australia
(03) 9824 0999
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12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Brisbane, Australia
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10 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Nothing to complain about regarding the meal - steaks were fine and salad lovely and fresh if a little overpriced but then it is Toorak Road. What was pretty disappointing was the girl on the front desk who pretty much ignored us for several minutes when we walked in and then when we came to pay the same girl was... More 

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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I got the lamb with baked potato, and fried onions on the side. All of it was superb! Also, the lovely waitress who served me was very kind and helpful. I was staying just across the road from this place so it was an easy visit for me, but even if you're staying further away, it'd definitely be worth the... More 

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Thank Craig F
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10 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Meal was ok. Wife's steak was tough and chewy and mine appeared cooked to quickly as burnt on the outside but pink in the middle. Price paid was too high in relation to quality of meal. Still, extremely nice atmosphere and staff were all courteous and polite

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Thank Dino O
Adelaide, Australia
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've had a lot of steak but my Husband and I rate the Squire Loft as the best steak we've ever had 10/10. Service was fast and friendly. Will be back next time we visit Melbourne. Thanks

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Thank CMG88
Melbourne, Australia
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

4 of us visited , the female asian waitress (couldn't get her name sorry) was very vity attentive polite , professional, helpful., the food was fantastic and in good taste and quantity. there was no over selling . the stakes were perfect. will be back again.

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Thank antony A
Edinburgh
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89 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited without booking. Was busy Friday night, but arrived early part of evening. Service was okay, but not attentive enough. Felt rushed as soon as it was clear we were not having dessert. Certainly felt that staff knew they could get another group in if we shifted. Steak was very fatty for a fillet and a bit tough, would not... More 

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Thank Colm C
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here as a group of four at an upstairs table. We started with the mixed entree which comprised mushrooms stuffed with feta (delicious), prawn skewer, ribs, and a wurst sausage. All lovely but the mushrooms were the standout. For mains we had steak, salmon, and lamb chops, cooked well, with a green salad, roasted veggies and the famous fried... More 

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Thank Natalie M
Australind, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Invited by others to try and was really pleased with the service upon entry. All waiters were attentive to detail, food was great and prepared in a timely manner. Will go back for sure.

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Thank RCurie
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10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I split the eye steak with prawns and it was amazingly tasteful. I have never seen BLUE offered as a cooking option, but the medium was just perfect. Great marbling and flavor. The prawns were seasoned just right and were large and cooked just right. The fries were crispy on the outside and full of potato on... More 

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Thank Greg S
Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A group if us are in Melbourne on business from the UK and staying in South Yarra. Everyone from our company who has been here has recommended Squires Loft and I am happy to do the same. 4 of us went on a Friday evening, stupidly without a booking so we were asked to return an hour and a half... More 

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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 of 5 stars
Average prices
$15 - $41
Cuisine
Australian, Steakhouse
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 166 Toorak Road | South Yarra Victoria, Melbourne, Victoria 3141, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Chapel Street
  • Neighborhood: Chapel Street
  • Phone Number: (03) 9824 0999
Description
The first Squires Loft was opened in 1992 in Church Street Brighton. Our reputation for consistently delivering great steaks and unique flavours led us to a larger store in South Yarra where we are still located today. The success of the Squires Loft formula and demand for Squires Loft branded products led to substantial interest from staff, customers and business owners who wanted to duplicate the business. This has resulted in 15 steakhouse restaurants operating around Australia. These steakhouses are located around Melbourne, Country Victoria, Brisbane, Gold Coast and Western Australia. Further steakhouses are in the pipeline and there is significant interest, which we believe should lead to more Squires Loft steakhouses opening. As a result of this demand and significant recognition of the Squires Loft name, Squires Loft FRANCHISE Pty Ltd has been formed to enable the expansion of the brand.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Chapel Street

Neighborhood Profile
Chapel Street
Seek and ye shall find! Prahran is a treasure hunter’s paradise of vintage stores, upscale boutiques and emporiums. Chapel Street is a one-stop shop with specialty stores selling just about everything. The famous Chapel Street Bazaar has so many curious and vintage knick-knacks that you will feel as if you're in a huge and busy museum. By contrast, at the northern end of Chapel Street, South Yarra and Windsor cater to high-end designer labels and exclusive boutiques. The community flocks to Prahran’s organic markets as a Saturday ritual, while art and film students leaf through vinyl LPs on Greville Street. The gay community also has a strong presence here. Prahran’s heritage buildings like the Reads Emporium and Prahan arcade offer a grand sense of scale and history. No matter your interest, come feel the pulse of one of Melbourne’s most loved precincts.