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) #287 of 3,376 Restaurants in Melbourne $$ - $$$ European, , Gluten Free Options
23 Bank Pl, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9670 1777
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (11 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 23:00All hours
European, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
23 Bank Pl, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went there with my family and friends. We found that this place is a good size not too big not too small. The menu is not too large. Food was amazing. Service was good. Only downside was it took too long for foods to...More

Thank FoodiMania
Reviewed 12 June 2017

After having been blown away by one of Phillipa Sibley's amazing desserts at her previous restaurant, I was keen to visit Syracuse to see if lightning could strike twice - and I am happy to say it can!! Firstly, the restaurant itself is a lovely...More

Thank Wooders1
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Strangely empty. Very good menu all food beautifully prepared. Very pleasant service. Good wine choices and nice cocktails.

1  Thank 69Armstrong
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Great wine bar in the heart of the CBD. Excellent service and they are able to provide you guidance on what to order.

Thank JasminAyles
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Great atmosphere and very tastefully done, the wine list is huge and the food is beautiful. Service was impeccable as well.

Thank JackPenny8789
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Syracuse is atmospheric, the food is rich and delicious, but the one thing that sets this restaurant apart are the fabulous staff. Everyone we encountered during our meal was friendly, respectful and knowledgable with an attention to detail that was impressive.

Thank Deborah B
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Walked past this place on many occasions. .but never dined there until now..wonderful. .great menu..extensive wine list...very happy and helpful staff..had a wonderful night..you have to go! You won't be disappointed

Thank Peter D
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Well, unfortunately, I did not go in to eat, however, my experience was delightful, pleasant and graceful with that hint of French accent. Slightly hidden and up a narrow corridor, the place has a warmth about it from the moment you walk in. I asked...More

Thank Kenji M
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Great place to share a meal with friends. The large room can sometimes be noisy but that adds to the atmosphere and charm of the place. Amazing breakfasts too!

Thank Amanda W
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Looking for somewhere characterful for breakfast, this high-ceilinged room, with warm wooden furnishings looked good, and tasted better. Three eggs nicely scrambled came with perfectly seasoned mushrooms, plus toast, which, with a pot of tea, made a very satisfying breakfast. The service was sharp and...More

Thank BaronVonCount
Central Business District
Full of discovery and delight, Melbourne’s laneways
tease the imagination long after you’ve put your weary
feet up to rest. They weave through the heart of the
city: cafes, bars, restaurants and boutiques,
throbbing with conversation and espresso coffee. You
never quite know what you’ll find around the next
corner: cobblestone alleys, old beer barrel hoists and
even vats of simmering organic soup. There is the air
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 40
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Bank Pl, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9670 1777
Syracuse offers European-inspired cuisine in a grand and impressive 19th Century atmosphere, located in one of Melbourne’s picturesque, laneways; Bank Place.Syracuse’s menu is produce driven cuisine at its best; meals are prepared using seasonal, Victorian sourced produce delivered fresh daily. Syracuse boasts an extensive list of some 500 wines; featuring wines prominently from Australia and a large variety of internationals from France, Italy and the United States of America.
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