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Arabesque Dining & Bar

1 / 1-3 Carre Street, Elsternwick, Glen Eira, Victoria 3185, Australia
+61 3 9523 1108
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“chicken” (9 reviews)
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Lebanese, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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1 / 1-3 Carre Street, Elsternwick, Glen Eira, Victoria 3185, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Worth the trip to Elsternwick for the fabulous food. Staff were very helpful and friendly. I am always pleased to see an owner who visits every table - love the personal touch. Everything was so tasty and serves were large. Highly recommended.

Thank cotts4
Reviewed 23 June 2017

We ordered 2 different lamb dishes chicken vegetaian and a platter of chips as well. all to share . we started with a plate of houmus and tahina and salad $8 to share with arabic bread,desert was baklava $8 apple tea and cappuchino as well...More

Thank Wendy B
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Friendly comfortable good food. Ambient atmosphere. Friendly staff. Need to keep them informed of what you need. Food is good. Slightly salty. Tasty. Turkish bread excellent. Enjoyable.

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 12 June 2017

First time here and the staff couldn't do eanough for us. We shared the vegetarian platter which was a great way of trialling the dishes. The sizzling prawn hot plate was also yummy and we will be returning to try more on the menu another...More

Thank Lyn M
Reviewed 13 May 2017

We are regulars here.... Love the mixture of exotic spices and dishes from various middle east regions... The staff are always so curteous... Try the dolmadas , the cigars and the lamb hot pot.. Yum!

Thank Matilde595
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

We have been to Arabesque twice now in the last month. Arabesque has a great menu and the service is fantastic. It is rare to find very good service. The meal sizes are quite generous and after having an entree each (the prawns were a...More

Thank mbinny1207
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

The food was absolutely divine. We had the Turkish banquet and every dish was fresh, beautifully presented and packed full of flavour. The lamb cutlets were melt-in-the-mouth delicious. The service and coffee were exemplary. Thanks Dylan and staff, we can't wait to come back!

Thank VicMelbs
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We have been to this restaurant some years ago and decided to go again for our catch up with friends. Our friends hadn't been to this restaurant before but liked the food and were happy with our restaurant choice. We also liked our meal and...More

Thank Priya V
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

We tried this the day and found it to be surprisingly good. I say that because neither of us had ever tried the cuisine. We had the Mixed Grill and found the flavours much to our liking. Will definitely put this one on my to...More

Thank Russ K
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Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Wonderful in every sense Bit pricey The service was excellent and professional The food was exceptional but servings were a touch small

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 / 1-3 Carre Street, Elsternwick, Glen Eira, Victoria 3185, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Glen Eira  >  Elsternwick
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9523 1108
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