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Hell of The North

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Fitzroy
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135 Greeves St, Fitzroy, Yarra, Victoria 3065, Australia
+61 3 9417 6660
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Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 23:00
Wed - Fri 17:00 - 01:00
Sat 12:00 - 01:00
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Melbourne, Australia
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63 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here for the first time to celebrate a girlfriends birthday. At $65 a head for food, it was a real treat and superb service and value for money. We ate like kings and queens and they were fresh delicious and healthy plates. Lots of variety and something for everyone. Staff are super friendly, relaxed and the location is easy... More 

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Thank Marlenenick36
Melbourne, Australia
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133 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's probably a good idea to make French cuisine to be standing out from all the surrounding burger places and cafes. They do offer a fixed priced four-course menu option. But this is not a set menu. Nor you can choose each dishes. Instead chef will decide what you will have for the four courses. I think they should give... More 

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Thank Jason526
Melbourne, Australia
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57 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

great venue for dinner with clients. Very good wine list with a extra special list for important occasions.

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Thank lefamily5
Sydney, Australia
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were a group of 5 visiting Melbourne from Sydney for the weekend for a friends birthday. We made a reservation at Hell of the North for a Friday night for his actual birthday dinner. The restaurant it's self is quite lovely looking. The atmosphere on the other hand is quite stuffy and the whole time we were there we... More 

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Thank Casey L
Melbourne, Australia
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73 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

We came as guests, for a special occasion. The welcome was friendly and we were promptly shown to our table of four. We were shown the wine list and as agreed had the $65 per head tasting meal. The wine waiter was pleasant and knew his wines. However, this is a review about the food and here we were sadly... More 

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Thank Lorna K
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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76 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

I took a risk and brought overseas visitors here before coming myself...and was not disappointed! We chose the 'Feed Me' option for 4 people and the food was delicious. The staff were SO helpful regarding my severe peanut allergy and made me feel confident that the kitchen could cater to me safely; you can't underestimate how much it means to... More 

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Thank Lol_10045
Au
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

The restaurant had been recommended by a daughter so I was a bit concerned about the noise. The building is a lovely old blue stone house in a quiet street off a main road. I had asked for a quiet table and they put us with other people at a big table with others! This would have been fine except... More 

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Thank 653jeffreyo
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

What a great casual place to share great food with friends! I didn't the think food was expensive, well priced, however if you like a tipple or three like us, it can push the price up. Would definitely return next time in town.

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Thank Troy M
Melbourne, Australia
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

My partner and I thought we would give this place a go for a relaxed dinner. Great ambience and very attentive staff, the menu is original and this is a place to steep out of your comfort zone when it comes to food. We chose the feed me option which gives you 5 courses left to the chefs discretion, glad... More 

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Thank Tony B
Melbourne, Australia
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30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Visited again on friday evening as a pre-cursor to Derby day with my son visiting from Sydney. We were not let down with their food consistency and excellent attentive service. My son commented further that on his next visit to Melbourne on business he will be taking clients there rather than in the City, a wonderful gem.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 01:00
Thursday
17:00 - 01:00
Friday
17:00 - 01:00
Saturday
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 135 Greeves St, Fitzroy, Yarra, Victoria 3065, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Yarra  >  Fitzroy>  > Fitzroy
  • Neighbourhood: Fitzroy
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9417 6660

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

Staying in Fitzroy

Neighbourhood Profile
Fitzroy
Fitzroy is an unusual blend of working class roots, hip gentrification, and a robust bohemian work ethic. Along Brunswick Street and its side streets, you'll find little independent shops where local clothes and furniture designers display their wares. There are specialist bookshops, funky record bars, and quality vintage clothing shops where browsing is the next best thing to buying. Gertrude Street is famous for its cuisine and art galleries, but if you want to buy an old-fashioned snooker table, there is a shop for that too. Small pubs still exist, tucked away on the corners of suburban side streets that serve up traditional Sunday roasts. Live music abounds, and the street performers play so hard you worry to tip them would ruin their concentration. Venture to the Spanish quarter on Johnston Street and you may even find street dancing. It is all happening amidst off-beat street murals and the shuffle of a very funky neighbourhood that embraces both old and new.
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