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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%
Travellers talk about
“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 31 December 2012 via mobile

Don't be put off by the name or the fact that this place looks like an office block or hotel restaurant from the outside. The inside is beautifully done, cosy and inviting. We were served by two waiters and both were excellent. We left some...More

Thank Tassie_Ross
Reviewed 2 November 2012

This restaurant is amazing, the food, the staff and especially the owners are truly wonderful. Escagrill is a classic modern Italian steak, seafood and oyster bar, where fresh premium produce is combined with elegant dining and superior service. But save room for dessert.............absolutely a special...More

Thank splinta5
Reviewed 23 August 2012

My experience of this restaurant has always been excellent. The food, the service have always been a cut above the rest. A particular favourite of mine is the Seafood Chowder. Not being a big seafood fan I am not one to order something like the...More

1  Thank Halbonpark
Reviewed 25 July 2012

Will definitely be back. The duck was the nicest I have had in Melbourne, scallops were cooked to perfection, great wine selection, knowledgable and helpful waiter, treated us to free dessert wine, lovely owner who said thankyou to us as we left. The dessert was...More

1  Thank hannaweb
Reviewed 6 May 2012 via mobile

We have just returned from our first dinner at Escagrill and couldn't be more happy. We wanted a classy, Italian inspired restaurant on our side of town and we definitely found one! From the moment we were met and welcomed at the door by Domenic...More

2  Thank Laura V
Reviewed 15 March 2012

The service was superb, the attention to detail was spot on, the waiter's knowledge and etiquette was just how it should be but invariably never is. The Food was of the highest standard, the price was worth it.. Did I mention the service......

1  Thank paul k
Reviewed 6 February 2012

We have been here a few times and it's always excellent. It's a family run affair with very attentive staff. The menu is fresh seafood excellently cooked. And the do a really good steak also excellently cooked. The cooking area is open plan to the...More

2  Thank rion
Reviewed 26 January 2012

Classy fits this venue so easily and if you visit then you will understand why

2  Thank AngeKenos
Reviewed 29 November 2011

I have been to Esca Grill many times for lunch and a few times for dinner. The service is always consistent and the quality of the food is excellent with an Italian influenced flavours. The ingredients are always fresh and specialise in seafood. I love...More

2  Thank CD04-Melbourne
Reviewed 28 May 2011

We had a family dinner matrede was exceptional attentive the food was perfect an will deffinitely go back there even though we live in Torquay well worth a visit. It was as good as my first real Italian meal in the old city of Bergamot...More

1  Thank Enlightenedlyn
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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
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
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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