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Vasko Restaurant Functions

111 Upper Heidelberg Rd, Ivanhoe, Banyule, Victoria 3079, Australia
+61 94998111
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pork belly” (7 reviews)
“spaghetti” (5 reviews)
“prawns” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
European, Italian, Mediterranean, Australian, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
111 Upper Heidelberg Rd, Ivanhoe, Banyule, Victoria 3079, Australia
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1 - 10 of 63 reviews

Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

I recently attended a 40th Birthday cocktail party at Vasko in their private function room. Wow! I have always left a cocktail party underwhelmed and hungry, not here. There's was so much food! And the quality and service was top notch! The standout were the...More

Thank kjsolari
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

We have followed Vasko from the first restaurant in Macleod though haven't come as often since moving to Ivanhoe. Great food and welcoming service. Worth a visit.

Thank Jennie B
Reviewed 4 August 2017

I recently ate here for a friend's birthday dinner and I was not disappointed. The food was incredible; everyone in our party thoroughly enjoyed their meals, the stand out for me being the cevapcici and pesto gnocchi. Loved the ambience, this restaurant exudes a real...More

Thank Leop1979
VaskoRF, Owner at Vasko Restaurant Functions, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Thank you Leop1979 for your glowing review! We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 25 June 2017

Whilst on a short visit to Melbourne we met with friends for dinner at Vasko's. Very welcoming with exceptional service, great dining atmosphere and the food was Oh-so-good. I had the steak, grilled to perfection, while my companions had beef cheek, pork belly. The guys...More

Thank Jan S
VaskoRF, Owner at Vasko Restaurant Functions, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely words, Jan! We are thrilled you enjoyed your experience with us and we hope the rest of your stay in our great city was just as memorable!

Reviewed 9 April 2017

Went for a friends birthday dinner, food was delightful! Mushroom risotto was the best I have ever had! Staff were very friendly and welcoming. Nice cocktails from the bar. Decor and ambiance was awesome. I will be coming back!!!

Thank waves92
VaskoRF, Owner at Vasko Restaurant Functions, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely words, waves92! See you soon for another cocktail or two!

Reviewed 27 February 2017

I've eaten here a few times with good friends. The service is great, the food delicious. I'm looking forward to my next visit.

Thank Maree234
VaskoRF, Owner at Vasko Restaurant Functions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2017

Maree234, we thank you for your kind words! We look forward to seeing you again, too!

Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed Dinner at Vaskos on a weeknight. It has a real family atmosphere, very welcoming and friendly. We had the Meatballs as a starter and the pork belly, steak and the Balkan - the Balkan is a must, homemade and delicious ! All our...More

Thank miranda t
VaskoRF, Owner at Vasko Restaurant Functions, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2017

Thank you for your lovely words, Miranda T! Looking forward to seeing you again very soon!

Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

We came here for a work event. The food was incredible. I have to recommend the antipasti platter. I would just eat that all day if I could. I can't say we had the best service though. Drinks were wrong or didn't turn up at...More

Thank Simone P
VaskoRF, Owner at Vasko Restaurant Functions, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2016

hi Simone P! thank you for your lovely words.. the antipasto platter is a crowd favourite! although the christmas period can be a quite hectic there is no excuse for poor drink service. have a great christmas and a happy new year, and we look...More

Reviewed 14 December 2016

we were seated by what we assume was the owner's wife. asked for a wooded Chardonnay. that caused some confusion. Point 1. No wine knowledge. the waitress took our orders. didn't know the difference between veal and yearling beef when asked if the veal on...More

Thank colin b
VaskoRF, Owner at Vasko Restaurant Functions, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2016

colin, thank you for taking the time to review our establishment! i remember your table from tuesday night. we at vasko, as we have done for 16 years, strive for a great food and service experience. and as you have pointed out, has resulted in...More

Reviewed 23 November 2016

We attended this restaurant to celebrate the birth of our grandson with our extended family. All the appetizers that were served were Exquisite! We found that once it was time to order the main course we were satisfied but we ordered a pasta dish and...More

Thank SmilingBig
VaskoRF, Owner at Vasko Restaurant Functions, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2016

SmilingBig, thank you so much for your lovely words! Congratulations again on the arrival of your Grandson, and we look forward to seeing you all again soon!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 28
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
18:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 Upper Heidelberg Rd, Ivanhoe, Banyule, Victoria 3079, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Banyule  >  Ivanhoe
  • Phone Number: +61 94998111
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Description
Vasko is open for lunch mon-fri, dinner mon-sat, and sunday for pre-arranged private functions. Vasko boasts a unique family presence, and a successful fusion of contemporary cuisine with a strong Mediterranean flavour, and they can't wait to share this experience with you all. Function room: birthdays, private dinners, cocktail parties, engagements, weddings, christenings, corporate events, pharmaceutical events, you name it, Vasko's enviable reputation for creativity ensures your next special event will be a complete success. A private bar, champagne garden and al fresco deck seating are just a few of the many great features included in our private room.
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