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133 Ormond Rd, Elwood, Port Phillip, Victoria 3184, Australia
+61 3 9531 4900
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“peking duck” (13 reviews)
“pork neck” (15 reviews)
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Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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133 Ormond Rd, Elwood, Port Phillip, Victoria 3184, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

We have been to Dandelion on a number of occasions while visiting friends and family in Melbourne. It has always been a favourite and continues to be so. The food was amazing and the wines a perfect match. Our waiter was friendly, attentive and knowledgeable....More

Thank MOBrien1907
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our Daughter decided that Dandelion was a must after seeing it on "Food Safari"... and it did not disappoint... yum! Pork was amazing, duck delicious... would totally recommend!!

Thank Simm05
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Once a month, at the time of the full moon, Dandelion hold a "Full Moon Chilli Crab Night" Myself and friends went and had a blast. Alaskan King Crab and Mud Crab were the order of the day. We shared one of each, terrific. Great...More

Thank GLW1941
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We absolutely loved these dishes pictured and the lamb shank as well. Great atmosphere, attentive service. We will be back regularly! Love that this restaurant is in my 'hood!

Thank Lids745
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

We visited this restaurant on a Chef's Line gastronomic tour of Melbourne. The style of cooking, the amazing tantalising tastes of Vietnamese ingredients fused with western cooking, and the standard of service all exceeded our expectations. Touché to Azman for looking after us so well....More

Thank Anak_Johor
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Food was no good. Couldn't get certain dishes from the menu. Staff seems lost wondering & wondering about. Need a serious comeback to what it used to be.

1  Thank Erez S
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We got around Dandelion for our anniversary. We were looking for somewhere that had a bit of funk, but good food, and Dandelion ended up to be everything we were looking for. We went the tasting menu, which had a string of highlights but probably...More

Thank thebigdoghasgottoeat
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

We picked Dandelion for our anniversary. Wow. Fantastic service by the wonderful Hannah. She was so good explaining to us how the restaurant works. The food !!! Oh my. So nice and plenty of it we chose the feed me option. A great vietnamese influence...More

Thank infoMelbourne
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Nice ambience, food was good ,cause we only had 1 main which was the lamb shank which was average. But I think they do have potential on other food. Will give a another try. Overall , good but bit pricy

Thank cj1988cj
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Went for my husbands birthday. His first visit but my third. ( over past 5 years) The only reason 3 stars was due to service which was great. We shared Peking duck rolls which were nice but only 4 small serves for $26. Overpriced for...More

Thank NatC33
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
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17:30 - 23:00
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17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 133 Ormond Rd, Elwood, Port Phillip, Victoria 3184, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Port Phillip  >  Elwood
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9531 4900
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