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Markov Place

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Australian, Bar, Contemporary, Pub
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350 Drummond Street | Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia
+61 3 9347 7113
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Melbourne, Australia
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39 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017

It was a while ago now, but we popped in here just by chance and it was lovely. The croquettes and beef cheeks were amazing!!!

Thank Candy C
Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Best place in Carlton for after work drinks. Good range of food and drink options and staff always very knowledgeable and professional.

Thank stugaz2013
Melbourne, Australia
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48 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Went as a group of five for dinner last night. Staff were really friendly and accommodating. Atmosphere is really cool and the food tasted good. Entrees came out really quickly but the mains took a while to get to us. All dishes ordered were really nice. I found the stools became a little uncomfortable after a while and the music... More 

Thank KazzyK345
Melbourne, Australia
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105 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2016

This is a great place to go on a nice afternoon or evening for a late lunch or pre dinner drink as it's close enough to the buzz of Lygon St as a starting (or even finishing) point. There are plenty of craft beers to chose from and the staff are friendly and pleasant. Go on, check it out!

Thank newda02
Glenelg East SA Australia
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180 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2016

We had a late-ish Friday night dinner here and chose well. I had the rump steak (around $29) and hubby had the waygu beef burger (roughly $20), both with fat home cut chips that I must admit were pretty good. Steak was cooked to perfection, with a nice red wine jus, delicious... Burger was stacked with goodness and tasted very... More 

Thank Bockie
Melbourne, Australia
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48 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2015

It seems that the business has changed hands and as such, it is not as vibrant as it used to be. When a staff member was asked about the change of ownership it was denied however, it is obvious a significant change has taken place. The service is now average, there are less choices of beers and as a local... More 

Thank johnstubbs
Melbourne, Australia
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127 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 April 2015

Some time since we ate here but dropped in expecting the interesting, well executed Spanish influenced small plate experience we really enjoyed. Now a schizophrenic, meat-centric menu dominated by an admittedly well thought out range of steak. My wife's burger was fine with good fat chips, but l chose badly....the chicken schnitzel dish was a 3cm thick piece of lightly... More 

1 Thank ted m
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239 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2015

This was a chilled place to have a pre dinner drink on our last evening in Australia. The bar staff were amusing and there was a relaxed atmosphere, this would be a good 'local' if one were living nearby. We didn't eat here so no comment on that, but an enjoyable watering hole in a buzzy part of town.

Thank Paraffle
Melbourne, Australia
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82 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2015

One with the lot was $15. Comes with the BEST EVER FAT CHIPS and a glass of "craft beer or cider". Hamburger had "delicious weird stuff" like currants and avocado. Tasted amazing. Excellent service and quirky venue.

Thank Andre F
Lakes Entrance, Australia
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131 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 December 2014

I visited the Markov for a work get together. This is the second time that I have been here, the first time 12 months ago. It's a bar with heaps of different beers to try, and a "restaurant" which is an old building with a concrete floor, and wooden tables. It's noisy and I guess trendy, but wouldn't be my... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Australian, Bar, Contemporary, Pub
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 350 Drummond Street | Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9347 7113
One of the youngest chefs to ever be awarded a Chefs Hat by The Age, Head Chef Trumble Dewe has taken the reins at Markov Place and introduced his contemporary European style to the smart bar and bistro.Trumble and the Markov team create sophisticated dishes that showcase the finest Australian produce and modern techniques. The menu is constantly evolving and is both elegant and accessible.

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