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Woodfire Cafe Pizzieria

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199 Upper Heidelberg Road, Ivanhoe, Banyule, Victoria 3079, Australia
+61 3 9497 3255
17:00 - 23:30
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 23:30
Fri 12:00 - 15:00
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27 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I have not yet eaten in, but take-away pizzas are the best in Ivanhoe. Base is chewy, toppings carefully prepared and of high quality

Thank Ozads
Melbourne, Australia
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142 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Well this was a good chance find! The pizza is very nice, good crusts, good ingredients, and a decent range of choices, including a number of dessert pizzas. Service was good, friendly and bustling. The prices were surprisingly reasonable

Thank Michael F
Melbourne, Australia
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36 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

Went here on a weekday night just after Christmas with a small family group of three. There was a busy atmosphere even though the restaurant wasn't full. The staff appeared to be under a bit of pressure. We ordered three pizzas. They took a while to come out and when they did there were only two. The last one, a... More 

Thank Marilyn T
Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

I went here for dinner with friends. Had the lamb pizza and nutella calzone. They honestly were one of the best pizzas I've ever had. Will definitely return.

Thank Tanya V
Pakenham, Australia
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52 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Had a Christmas get together with friends. Overall the restaurant was good. Great choice if pizzas. Pasta and other menu items were also good. The food we ordered was enjoyable apart from my wife's. She ordered lasagna. It came out burned and dry. Tasted of burnt cheese and basically inedible. Brought this to the waiters attention and apart from a... More 

Thank PakeFrankie
Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Friendly and efficient staff. Great range of pizzas and pastas. Served promptly. Liked the bathrooms upstairs and downstairs. Only minus -- very noisy and tables uneven on floor. Will be back.

Thank drtgfnz
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

I was pleasantly surprised by the pizzas here. They were full of flavour and the dough was cooked really well. The service was a tad bit slow on the pizzas but wasn't too bad as the entree portions were generous and kept us content until the pizzas arrived Will definitely come back again

Thank ASMR C
Melbourne, Australia
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37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

Decided to visit this place on a Saturday night with friends and their young children. I should have left as soon as I sat down. The interior of the place looked tired, the waitress was lounging over the counter on her mobile phone and showing her chewing gum with each bite. We were served our bottle of water promptly and... More 

Thank 131retro
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

When we travel we always gauge a good restaurant by the number of patrons & this one was packed!!! We had the most amazing pizza & actually ate there twice during our stay! There are lots of restaurants & cafes in Ivanhoe along the shopping strip but this is one we really love!

Thank rosiemar59
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Visited for a dinner with cousins and sadly left very disappointed. We had the Penne Pescatore and Getting Piggy with it Pizza. The Pasta dish came out with no offer of Parmesan (you expect this with any pasta ordered anywhere) , and the mixed seafood in the pasta was easy to identify as the cheap frozen mixed seafood from Asia... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 199 Upper Heidelberg Road, Ivanhoe, Banyule, Victoria 3079, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Banyule  >  Ivanhoe
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9497 3255

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