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Jim's Greek Tavern

32 Johnston St, Collingwood, Yarra, Victoria 3066, Australia
+61 3 9419 3827
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“saganaki” (41 reviews)
“octopus” (34 reviews)
“lamb” (57 reviews)
Opens in 11 min
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
32 Johnston St, Collingwood, Yarra, Victoria 3066, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago

It maybe a special occasion or a casual dinner with friends or family and this place never ever disappoints with its service and quality of food. Amazing after all these years you still have to book in advance or else you'll be left stranded. A...More

Thank Rob R
Reviewed 6 days ago

Went along here with a friend who was able to take the lead in ordering. Food was absolutely outstanding. The lamb was just the best. Couldn’t recommend more!

Thank emma1987186478
Reviewed 6 days ago

Good atmosphere and polite staff. The seafood was exceptional especially the octopus but the meat dishes were way over salted and I like my salt but I couldn't eat the burgers or lamb. The lamb cutlets were spot on. A little over priced and be...More

Thank garyplace
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fantastic authentic fresh meal here. Interesting array of dips etc for entree, main melt-in-your-mouth lamb cutlets and to die for custard tart and baklava for dessert! Food heaven with no menu just a few choices from our waiter Lazarus 😁 Wine was “white...More

Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our waiter selected our meals, tailored to what we liked. The menu was what he brought us - he suggested saginaki, bread, gave us a choice of "seafood or meat" - my wife had seafood, I had meat - both were equally delicious. Finished with...More

Thank Glenn E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great feed at Jim’s with family. Trusted the friendly waiter to select our starters and mains and were not disappointed Despite only just having enough room to share two slabs of galaktaboureko (?) and baklava washed down with an earthy Greek coffee. Love to head...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Jim's is a longstanding institution. It's a huge place and always crowded, noisy and fun, with people coming and going and waiters bustling around bringing heaped plates of delicious Greek staples, from wonderful assorted dips, calamari and lamb to a tasting plate of favourite desserts....More

Thank Jane D
Reviewed July 9, 2018

This is more of an experience than just a restaurant. Fun night, they "seem" to choose to your meal. Food is good but the atmosphere is something special. Bit chaotic but that is part of the charm. Might not be everyones idea of a dinner...More

Thank RMJ66
Reviewed July 1, 2018

Be prepared to have no idea whats coming for dinner but sure that it'll be great. Jim's Greek Tavern treats you like an old friend, tell them your dietary requirements and they will bring you food until you say no more. Everything is really authentic,...More

Thank lexypie85
Reviewed June 27, 2018

It was my first time and apart from great Greek food, didn't know what to expect. I did get GREAT Greek food, and will definitely be going back in a more relaxed mode where I can sit back and enjoy the very basic fun and...More

Thank Lily S
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Jasmin B
June 12, 2018|
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Response from wendyurquia | Reviewed this property |
It certainly is!
April 13, 2018|
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Response from Trish G | Reviewed this property |
My daughter is gluten free and the lovely older man serving us sorted her food out beautifully
April 1, 2018|
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Response from HB H | Reviewed this property |
Yes. They’ve also got a fridge in the restaurant for you to keep the slab cold while you eat.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Johnston St, Collingwood, Yarra, Victoria 3066, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Yarra  >  Collingwood
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9419 3827
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