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Hellenic Republic Brunswick

434 Lygon St, Brunswick East, Moreland, Victoria 3057, Australia
+61 3 9381 1222
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“saganaki” (96 reviews)
“lamb” (111 reviews)
“rice pudding” (37 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
434 Lygon St, Brunswick East, Moreland, Victoria 3057, Australia
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1 - 10 of 862 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Like too many Melbournians, I had never been to this restaurant despite being an avid watcher of Masterchef. I had some take-away from an affiliated restaurant a couple of years ago and was so disappointed with the lack of flavour that I really didn't want...More

Thank JustDecentFood
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Have eaten here numerous times and it truly never disappoints. Highly recommend the banquet for all the best items. Staff are always delightful!!

Thank Rebbecca R
Reviewed 3 days ago

Very tasty food and very attentive service. This place is a licence to print money. The decor is simple. The food is excellently prepared, but mainly basic Greek classics. The drinks are expensive.

Thank Margaret G
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great night out thanks Hellenic Republic! We had a range of delicious dishes to share; I recommend all of them: haloumi and cranberries, figs and witloof, broccolini parsnip fennel purée and preserved lemon, grilled octopus, slow cooked pork cheeks, and some other delicious stuff. I...More

Thank Suzesonholiday
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did the $69 banquet which was very filling. The portions were very generous. Pity that the tap beer wasn't working which meant we waited for about 15 minutes in vain for a beer. We did get a free beer in return which was good....More

Thank U3367QDgarym
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm not a fan of Greek food until I went to this restaurant. Everything was so nice! Even the plain pita bread was so yummy. The service was friendly, quick & attentive. What worries me is this restaurant will completely ruin my standard of Greek...More

Thank Shinta B
Reviewed 1 week ago

good old George Colombaras has a winner here being Italian and going into a Greek restaurant I had reservations but once the food came out they were gone .Beautiful food and the wine was from Greece superb

Thank J817IItonyf
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here for lunch and enjoyed our meal. It is share plate style and all of us agreed that the food was delicious, especially the chicken which I would recommend. In fact I would recommend every dish.We ordered a small plate and it was...More

Thank MandyM646
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lamb shoulder incredible but from all Saganaki was the best choice. We had 6 different dishes (lamb, octopus, broccolini, pita, eggplant, sagabaki) and this is enough for 4 of people were full, with a glass of wine and shared dessert for 200 AUD is pretty...More

Thank KrystianoM
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been to Hellenic before, but appreciate it so much more after dining with my 22 month old twins. We obviously chose the early seating, the service and food were amazing. Our lovely young waiter suggested food suitable for my babies and they happily sat...More

Thank EmilyJane8319
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$15 - $40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 434 Lygon St, Brunswick East, Moreland, Victoria 3057, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Moreland  >  Brunswick East
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9381 1222
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Description
Hellenic Republic is a traditional Greek taverna with a contemporary twist - perfect for modern Melburnians!Our food philosophy is simple – fantastic, fresh produce to prepare traditional recipes in a clean, contemporary style. At Hellenic, kefalograviera saganaki is served with sweet peppered figs; local wines are served by the half litre and succulent meats are cooked over char coal.We recommend our Trapezi menu as the best way to dine at Hellenic Republic, where our chefs prepare a selection of our finest dishes for guests to share. The restaurant seats 120 guests, or alternatively can accommodate up to 220 standing guests for a stand up cocktail function.