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La Luna Bistro

320 Rathdowne St | Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria 3054, Australia
+61 3 9349 4888
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“garlic prawns” (22 reviews)
“filet mignon” (16 reviews)
“pork” (25 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
320 Rathdowne St | Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria 3054, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Family restaurant? Staff needs to learn some manners - 16/6/2017 6pm very disappointed. Food average for the price. Child's meal did not come out at all - had to ask for it. Atmosphere ruined by staff member. Will I be returning - not likely.

2  Thank teresaj6
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best piece of steak - porterhouse that I have eaten - cooked to perfection - medium rare - great quality and not wagyu - therefore reasonably priced. Started with the salumi platter - all house cured meats and some pickled veg to take the...More

Thank HawkTraveller
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first visit to La Luna Bistro and the food didn't disappoint! Casual yet contemporary restaurant decor, lots to chose from on the menu and the tastiest steaks you will ever have! I love how the accompaniments to the steaks change seasonally. The...More

1  Thank dinkychick
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have been here many times and this place never failed to impress. If you are the meat lover then this place is for you. Highly recommended !!!

Thank iluvfreedoom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family returned to La Luna to celebrate my wife’s birthday. As usual, it was an excellent choice, as always, and is one of life’s great pleasures to dine there. The family group of six decided to do a “sharing” meal - La Luna are...More

Thank Ronald M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely early week lunch at La Luna, so the restaurant wasn't very busy. Bonus! The menu caters for everyone - the carnivore and the non-red meat fan. We choose the pork loin and my husband wasn't disappointed. I choose the potato gnocchi...More

Thank Julianne M
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful experience dining at this restaurant The atmosphere is friendly and welcoming Staff are exceptional So knowledgeable about the menu (Sebastian you're a star) Fantastic options to choose from Food was delicious Costs a bit more but you get what you pay for...More

Thank caro082015
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

We visited as a part of a trip to Melbourne to see Book of Mormon. We had the Chefs Feast and it well lived up to the title. Every dish was presented beautifully and tasted amazing! Impossible to pick a favourite but the beef and...More

Thank Janine C
Reviewed 15 May 2017

A surprise gift for Mother's Day, lunch at La Luna! Wow, who's a lucky mum then! A beautiful, light, open space and welcoming smiles set us up for a lovely day. The specials explained and then down to the serious bit: choosing our meal. My...More

Thank Shell B
Reviewed 14 May 2017

I recently, visited La Luna Bistro with my wife and 2 sons. The occasion was to celebrate my wife’s birthday. La Luna is not known for the comfortable setting but rather for the good food they serve. You don’t mind paying extra because you know...More

Thank Con P
Management response:Responded 21 May 2017

Hi Con I was the person who accidentally split pork jus on your son's shirt, I visited the table twice & offered to dry clean your son's shirt, I tried to leave a business card but he waved me off. I was very apologetic, I...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 320 Rathdowne St | Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria 3054, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9349 4888
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