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Esca Grill

$$$$Seafood, ,
650 Mt Alexander Rd, Moonee Ponds, Moonee Valley, Victoria 3039, Australia
+61 3 9370 1101
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“oysters” (28 reviews)
“steak” (63 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Australian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
650 Mt Alexander Rd, Moonee Ponds, Moonee Valley, Victoria 3039, Australia
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Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

I ordered the king prawns and specifically asked for entree. Food arrived, 5 prawns on a plate- bill came and it said main. I questioned the waiter and he said he thought I asked for main. I said main? 5 prawns and he said, it...More

2  Thank streetwise777
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

We had a surprise birthday here n have to say this restaurant really surprised me - the staff were fantastic but the food was superb. - the slowly cooked lamb shanks were out of this world - scallops - prawns and meat were faultless -...More

Thank Topl1ne
Reviewed 11 June 2017

What an experience. Hats off to the Maitre d'hotel. Service was impeccable in all aspects, manners, attitude etc... Well done Sir, I will be back !

Thank G H
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Spoke to the manager Dominic who is a lovely person always made room for us on very short notice very fresh seafood steaks are fantastic I will recommend this nit restaurant if you're in the mood for good steak and some good Italian cuisine

Thank Tina M
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

The food is a very high standard, the service equally high standard.. The prices were quite high. The Streetscape is unusual to say the least. Worth a try if you're in the area. I am told two brothers own the place and they are both...More

Thank Ron L
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Was informed that all steaks come cooked medium, my steak was well done. Informed a senior waiter and he just shrugged stating that my part of the steak was the end of the cut, nothing he could do, did not bother to change it for...More

Thank PenangF
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

We didn't know this place, we called in as we were driving around exploring the area. What a great find. We had the best lunch. It's a lovely place with really nice service and great food. I absolutely recommend it for a Sunday lunch or...More

1  Thank HelenJ2012_12
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner, sat at the bench seats near the restaurant whilst we waited for a table and had started with some sparking. The service and meals were great, I have been back again with a larger group and everyone had a positive experience.

1  Thank Frog4114
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

You really feel pampered here by the wait staff! They know their menu well and offer helpful suggestions. Food was the best I've had in this part of Melbourne! Keep it up guys and can't wait to get back for another tasty meal!! Thanks

Thank KarenHa316
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Great food. Great service. Put yourselves in their hands and you cannot go wrong with the food! E.g oysters and Seafood generally I would never touch.. but here it just works. Trust them!

Thank Halbonpark
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Australian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 650 Mt Alexander Rd, Moonee Ponds, Moonee Valley, Victoria 3039, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Moonee Valley  >  Moonee Ponds
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9370 1101
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