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The Dove III

836 E New Haven Ave, Melbourne, FL 32901-5433
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good11%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (58 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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836 E New Haven Ave, Melbourne, FL 32901-5433
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family, friends and wife and I were thrilled with the dining experience at The Dove for our (wedding) rehearsal dinner. We had a small group of about 30 and everyone was very complimentary regarding the food and service. The team there went above and...More

Thank mikepryor
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

What an eventful evening! From the second you are greeted at the front door by Carlo and Diane; until leaving this dining experience explains why Dove iii is Trip Advisors Best Restaurant. Tonight I was delighted by my choice of Veal Chop finished table side...More

Thank mcglothla
Reviewed 8 August 2017

The food at the Dove III is wonderful. The service is great and the staff looks after every aspect of your care to insure a great experience. It is truly a great experience to have cloth tablecloths and napkins for a lunch. The soups are...More

Thank Kathy W
Reviewed 4 August 2017

This place came recommended by locals! A smaller space, its great for couples or intimate parties! The soup was a surprise and portions are huge so be prepared for leftovers! The service was prompt and accommodating without getting rushed. The lemon cookies to end the...More

Thank kcroswaite
Reviewed 30 July 2017

We are relatively new to the Melbourne area and love to eat out at nice restaurants from time to time. Being from the New Haven CT area, you can go out every night of the year and have a different fantastic meal and it's been...More

Thank Peter I
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

The last time we visited the dove it was in Indian harbor.. years later we visit and the manager still remembers us. The food was just awesome pasta was cooked perfectly. Great place for couples . If you looking for Italian this is the place

Thank Rob L
Reviewed 19 July 2017

I am astounded about the few bad reviews, This is my second time and it was spot on as before, My server was Yonnie, he was super helpful and very professional buy yet comical in a good sense. The specials are a must ask for....More

Thank bowmanmt
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Warm atmosphere with lovely staff - food was delicious with very generous portions. Will definitely be returning sometime in the future!

Thank Gkf99
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Beautiful atmosphere, excellent service, amazing food. Worth the money. Food was fresh not your usually Italian food chain. Flavors gave me a mouthgasm!!!

Thank Claribel G
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Amazing food and service. Generous portion of food and the glass of wine. Great atmosphere. The best Italian restaurant in Melbourne. Love it

Thank Suzely F
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Jonna F
2 September 2017|
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Response from marathonman33 | Reviewed this property |
I would not try to go on a Saturday night without a reservation. It is a very good place to eat. Don't miss the chance because you did not plan ahead. As to the menu, I am not sure why it is not listed on line. They have all... More
Janice A
31 March 2017|
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Response from BellazaMelbourne | Property representative |
Either on the street or in garage right down side street at city hall
30 January 2017|
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Response from Doreen L | Reviewed this property |
Yes...they're very accomodating
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 836 E New Haven Ave, Melbourne, FL 32901-5433
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Brevard County  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: 321-725-DOVE
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