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Carlisle Wine Bar

) #23 of 26 Restaurants in Balaclava $$ - $$$ ,
137 Carlisle St, Balaclava, Port Phillip, Victoria 3183, Australia
+61 3 9531 3222
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible9%
Nov 12, 2016
“Not for the 50+ers”
Dec 13, 2016
“Very average food, poor service”
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Wine Bar, Australian
$$ - $$$
137 Carlisle St, Balaclava, Port Phillip, Victoria 3183, Australia
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Reviewed December 13, 2016

Food is very average and over-priced. Poor wine list too, for a wine bar! Plenty of better options near-by, don't go here.

Thank katewinslet2016
Reviewed November 12, 2016

We were in the East St Kilda area and desperate for a Saturday arvo drink. Not a lot of choice in this part of the world. Found Carlisle Wine Bar so gave it a try early on a Saturday evening. Couldn't work out why we...More

Thank Webster27
Reviewed September 11, 2016

This would have been a great restaurant and wine bar 10 years ago. It is a place to go and drink and have food on the side not the other way around. The drink list was strange and expensive. Uncomfortable chairs. The food was generally...More

Thank Cakesx2
Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

Great cocktails awesome service and the food was absolutely beautiful the rib eye was cooked to perfection and the truffle mash was the best I've ever had will be going back for sure !!!

Thank Cruising83
Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

Seated on a Saturday even, recieved menus and was told table water was on the way and drink orders would be taken soon. Waited for 5 minutes... nothing, 10 mins... 15 mins... at this point we tried multiple times to get someones attention, after 5...More

Thank Ben S
Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

Absolutely fell in love with this little gem on Carlise street. If you are in search of a perfect cocktail or two, an incredible variety of delicious share plates and impeccable service with attention to detail, then look no further than this intimate yet lively...More

Thank Tessa W
Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

Hidden little gem east of St Kilda So many great drinks to choose from, all wines are by the glass!! Cocktails are made well The food was the biggest surprise as for a wine bar this food is amazing. We grabbed quite a few plates...More

Thank Rob S
Reviewed April 25, 2016

Went with our friends who had been before, raved about it, fantastic lay back feel, excellent food..........they were disappointed and we did not get what we expected. The menu had completely changed, no Chateau Brianne (spelling), very noisy, bad service. New owners, new staff, disappointed....More

Thank Netti27
Reviewed April 3, 2016 via mobile

This is our 5th visit. All other visits have been great. The restaurant still has great service and ambiance. Not sure what happened. Tonight I ordered the shredded duck confit. Two things that were a problem, firstly, the taste was bland and uninspiring needing salt...More

Thank Richard R
Reviewed January 11, 2016

Really good italian NewYork style bar and bistro. The offerings and the matching wines are very good and perfect for a local

Thank giarcrendrag
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Restaurant Details

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Wine Bar, Australian
Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
11:00 am - 1:00 am
2:00 pm - 1:00 am
2:00 pm - 1:00 am
2:00 pm - 1:00 am
2:00 pm - 1:00 am
2:00 pm - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 137 Carlisle St, Balaclava, Port Phillip, Victoria 3183, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Port Phillip  >  Balaclava
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9531 3222
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