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THe Malvern Hotel

€€ - €€€
Pub, Australian, Bar, Gluten Free Options
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Cnr Glenferrie Rd and Malvern Rd, Toorak, Stonnington, Victoria, Australia
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Melbourne, Australia
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52 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have dined at the Malvern Hotel many times, since originally being introduced there at a group dinner. The food is always delicious, contemporary and fresh, and the service friendly. Far from your 'average pub'!

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Thank Robyn H
Melbourne, Australia
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338 reviews
217 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When my school friends and I catch up more often than not it is at The Malvern. The food is consistently good and the service attentive. Our lunch was once again a leisurely affair but that is not a problem at The Malvern.

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Thank Birt1964
Melbourne, Australia
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43 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

The food , people , atmosphere is very good one part is restaurant and the other part is gambling But the food is very good There is parking at the back of this hotel but it's limited .

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Thank Jonathan J
Melbourne, Australia
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

Helpful, attentive staff and pleasant atmosphere for a special birthday celebration. A menu with varied choices and flexiible ideas and suggestions for starters. Enjoyed by a multi aged group, from two to eighty-five!

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Thank Frost42
Australia
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Just popped in for quick dinner. They were very busy but our food arrived quickly and was exactly what we felt like.

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Thank openair19
Bellevue
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60 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

We have a frequent arrangement with friends and this hotel has a very good menu, efficient staff, and good quality food. The servings are quite large and the choices surpass other hotels in the region. I recommend this hotel but you will have to book in advance

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Thank 877garyi
Croydon, Australia
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Just passing and decided to stop for lunch. We shared Bruschetta then my partner had Gnocchi with pear and watercress. I had salt and pepper Prawns with aioli, would definitely revisit.

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1 Thank Glenn M
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450 reviews
320 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

We visited The Malvern Hotel for a late lunch today. We got to choose from the bar menu since we were in between lunch and dinner. The bar menu had lots of yummy choices, starter and main. All at affordable prices. Friendly staff and service. The steak sandwich was amazing!

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Thank Tania W
Melbourne, Australia
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132 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Looking forward to revisiting an old haunt. Sadly the revamp is not great. Food was just average. Calamari salad was tasteless and had way too much cheese. The bruschetta was ok and the pâté was probably the best dish of the day. Place was quiet for a sunny melbourne Sunday. Don't think I'll be back again. Waiting staff not terribly... More 

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Thank Di_Australia1302
Sydney, Australia
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Caught up with some friends recently for lunch, arrived late (thanks Qantas) and the team couldn't have been more accommodating. Food was excellent, well cooked and full of rich flavours, well balanced wine list enabled us to enjoy a great Malbec and attentive staff who were good humor made the dining experience memorable. We stayed late and only had to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Pub, Australian, Bar, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr Glenferrie Rd and Malvern Rd, Toorak, Stonnington, Victoria, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Stonnington  >  Toorak

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