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Borsch,Vodka & Tears

173 Chapel St, Prahran, Stonnington, Victoria 3181, Australia
+61 3 9530 2694
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good39%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“blintzes” (12 reviews)
“rice balls” (4 reviews)
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Polish, European, Eastern European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
173 Chapel St, Prahran, Stonnington, Victoria 3181, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went there for dinner and it was Amazing! Russian salad and the gnocchi were really tasty! Definitely recommended! I go there again that's for sure!

Thank Mary Ü
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a regular for our monthly breakfast. Great food and fantastic staff. Friendly and always make you feel welcome. Would highly recommend

Thank bfprice
Reviewed January 26, 2018 via mobile

Borsch, Vodka and Tears is somewhere I've been wanting to try for a while. I finally got my chance yesterday. I'd be lying if I said I wasn't disappointed. It's not huge inside, so if you really want to go there for a particular meal/event,...More

Thank Angela B
Reviewed January 26, 2018 via mobile

Ate there with a few friends , the food is quite good, with a good selection to choose from. The cocktails were very good too..

Thank Baltram_7
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

Friends took me as I have a love of all things Eastern European/ Slavic ect... Haven’t had proper good borsch since I was last in St. Petersburg. Really friendly staff great food, amazing vodka list that baffled at times a Bar ponce like myself. Will...More

Reviewed December 29, 2017 via mobile

Great vodka selection, cocktails to die for and food that will bring you back to life. Very friendly staff. Wide variety of foods from meats to vegan. Highly recommend if you are looking for comfort foods away from home.

Thank Anterita
Reviewed November 7, 2017 via mobile

Awesome ambience, pretty good food and an awesome assortment of vodka. Very friendly service. We went for the 8 PM slot and stated there until quite late. Enjoyed our time there and will definitely come back. Although we had one child among us, I don't...More

Thank Puzari
Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

The food is fantastic but the service is shockingly poor. It’s basically where a bunch of hipsters hang out and ignore customers. But the arrogance of the staff is enough to put me off I won’t be back. And this was one of my favorite...More

Thank Taramcnamara
Reviewed September 22, 2017

Aside from the cultural development that comes with sampling a unique variety of Vodka, the meals were delicious and filling. The wurst, cabbage and potato salad were divine. The service was quick and friendly.

Thank Justin W
Reviewed September 16, 2017 via mobile

Great spot for meeting up with your friends or a date night.Near endless collection of vodka and some pretty interesting ans delicious Polish fare.We had the Baltic Sea plate and it was pretty cool.Suggest taking the public transport to this place as the vodka collection...More

Thank Niloy D
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June 14, 2015|
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Does this restaurant have entertainment and what is the dress code please
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Special occasions, Families with children, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 173 Chapel St, Prahran, Stonnington, Victoria 3181, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Stonnington  >  Prahran
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9530 2694
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