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L'Aqua

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173 - 175 Point Nepean Rd, Dromana, Victoria 3936, Australia
59818635
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7:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Melbourne, Australia
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325 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW via mobile

We were a family of eight here for dinner. Staff were very pleasant although not very knowledgeable of the food nor wines available. Quite a big restaurant and while the service was fine the food was just average. More of a family restaurant although the prices are high for what you get. Gnocchi very ordinary although the pumpkin sage butter... More 

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Melbourne
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55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Basic "pub style" Italian meals, average quality and reasonable in size but overpriced. Lamb was cooked to perfection. Gnocci ordinary and not tasty. Very slow to get meals although they were quite busy.

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Thank sendtofrank
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow from the moment we approached this restaurant, the staff were service was both personalized and exceptional quick!! They were clearly very busy for a thursday night and were lucky to seat us outside to enjoy the rest of the sunset! Tried the chicken fettuccine and the spaghetti bolognese...wow, do try it! Fresh, hot and damn delicious we ate the... More 

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Thank Melissa M
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8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On a gloriously sunny day we stopped in Dromana for a late lunch. The service was courteous and prompt. The menu was not large but varied enough to meet all our needs. The meals were a good size, hot and very tasty. Atmosphere was good. Would visit again.

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Thank Paul A
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I just don't get the grilling your own meat on a piping hot stone. I ordered the salmonand it came out raw on the stone grill so I had to wait for it to be cooked before eating. Obviously with it been left on the hot grill whilst eating it continues to cook and by the time I was half... More 

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Thank Tainetaine
Melbourne, Australia
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Busy, not the best staff, crappy kids park and expensive. Oh and a very slippery floor so wear your hiking boots.

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Thank Deezznutzz
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2016 via mobile

Went out for lunch ... first impression .. dark and dreary with the music too loud. The restaurant dirty.. cob webs in corners.. collection of dust on lamp shades.. torn fabric seat.. dirt on floors and skirting...grease finger prints on seat back.. this place has not seen a cleaner in a long time. Ordered 2 chicken burger one without cheese... More 

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Thank Caravanbunny
Melbourne, Australia
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64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2016 via mobile

Returning to LAaqua again for another wonderful brecky. Excellent benni washed down with great coffee. Recommend to all visitors to try this local gem and sample the excellent fare and wonderful service by very friendly staff

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Thank Andrew E
Canberra, Australia
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33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 20, 2016

While staying at the The Bay motel we, and all our friends, found this a very good place to breafast. It has large menu with lots of choices and prompt helpful service.

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Thank johnntia
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2016

Wonderful food and great prices. But don't over order, the meal sizes are very generous. First time visiting but will definitely go back if I am back in the area.

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Thank Amanda F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Large groups, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 173 - 175 Point Nepean Rd, Dromana, Victoria 3936, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Mornington Peninsula  >  Dromana
  • Phone Number: 59818635

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?