We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Grande Forno

523 Warrigal Rd, Ashburton, Boroondara, Victoria 3147, Australia
+61 3 9886 9255
Call
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (5 reviews)
“italian food” (3 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
523 Warrigal Rd, Ashburton, Boroondara, Victoria 3147, Australia
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (33)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 31 reviews

Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Greeted with a warm welcome, enjoy the delicious wood fired pizza or Italian food by Frank and his family. It's BYO and well worth the visit. Enjoy!

Thank Mills3122
Reviewed 16 October 2017

I have been there twice in the last 3 months. Both times it was extremely noisy with a large table of guests each time. Laughing that was deafening, with no consideration to other patrons. Complained to the owner who did nothing about it. I feel...More

Thank karen312017
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Pizza was the pick of the dishes - had a the "special"meatball pizza and vegetarian Hawaiian ( without ham)... topping was tasty enough , crust a little stodgy. Also tried the lamb shanks - smallest shanks and tasteless . Bed of rice was too wet...More

Thank Saibette
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

We decided to come here tonight 30 minutes from home as the reviews are so good; and we weren't disappointed. I am gluten free and the gluten free pizza tasted so good. Generous, quality toppings. Galati and tirumusu were delicious too. The service was warm...More

Thank lizzy1969_10
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Grand Forno is a locally owned authentic Italian pizza restaurant. Serving a variety of delicious meals whether that be wood fire pizza or delicious pastas.

Thank Tate and Kieran H
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I visit this Pizza Restaurent on a regular basis with some friends. The owner is very welcoming, warm and friendly. Pizza's are top notch, done in a wood fired oven and with plenty of ingredients. We always eat in and never been dissappointed.

Thank glennpp
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Traditional Italian fare at Grande Forno is served up with personality and pizzaz by mine host (or ospite miniera). We had a most enjoyable dinner there and thoroughly recommend it. Food's great too.

Thank Mike D
Reviewed 10 January 2017

We dined at Grande Forno with the family to farewell our eldest son and his girlfriend who were returning to London. The service was superb and the food was great. If you are looking for something classy this is not for you. it still had...More

Thank LikeTraveler
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Really enjoy the informal atmosphere of Grande Forno. A very good menu and prices are reasonable. Ideal for a familly gathering

Thank Ocker
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

We went there with our teenage kids one of which is very hard to please ! All our meals were delicious , staff very friendly and the owner made a point of introducing and checking on everyone ! Pizza was sensational!

Thank Alexandra D
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all Ashburton Hotels
Matthew Flinders Hotel
53 reviews
1.25 km away
Lang Mews
1 review
2.83 km away
Punthill Burwood
67 reviews
2.85 km away
Lamplighter Apartments
14 reviews
3.02 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Sweet Tamarind
48 reviews
.13 km away
Ashy's Cafe and Restaurant
28 reviews
.96 km away
The Resident Cafe
49 reviews
1.14 km away
Nearby Attractions
Markham Reserve
5 reviews
1.16 km away
Damper Creek Reserve
9 reviews
2.68 km away
Myer Chadstone
40 reviews
2.75 km away
Lynden Park
6 reviews
2.55 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Grande Forno staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 523 Warrigal Rd, Ashburton, Boroondara, Victoria 3147, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Boroondara  >  Ashburton
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9886 9255
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing