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) #16 of 121 Restaurants in Glenelg $$ - $$$ Italian, , Gluten Free Options
13-15, Marina Pier | Shop 13 – 15 Marina Pier, Glenelg, South Australia 5045, Australia
+61 8 8376 6933
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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Italian, Australian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
13-15, Marina Pier | Shop 13 – 15 Marina Pier, Glenelg, South Australia 5045, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dropped in for dinner with a work colleague, and were suitably impressed the quality, service and presentation with meals within this establishment... great time and service by the team, and when back in Glenelg we will back, my oponion is check it out

Thank Lozza1964
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very disappointed with this restaurant. We went for a family birthday and found it lacking in atmosphere with high prices and average food and service. One example being when I ordered a drink, they wrote it down and never gave it to me. Took a...More

Thank WillB2333
escarestaurant, Owner at Esca, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello WillB Am so sorry to read this. Can you provide us some more info on your experience - when you dined, for example - so we can follow up? I can be reached: info@esca.net.au Jessica | Esca

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I like to ventures out and just find places as we walk around. On this occasion we found Esca, and boy were we not disappointed. We did not have a booking (so we are use to turn downs, because we hardly ever...More

Thank Taleah T
Reviewed 16 July 2017

We were a couple having dinner on a Saturday night. It was busy when we arrived. We were there for the first time since we were booked in to the Stamford Grand for the night, and on looking up places for dinner came up with...More

Thank seimonau
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Without doubt my favorite Adelaide restaurant. Fantastic food and service. When booking request a window seat overlooking the ocean. You will not be disappointed with the menu and wine selection.

1  Thank miranda b
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Second visit tonight, first was on Valentine's Day and did seafood platter for two, possibly the best seafood platter in Adelaide! Tonight shared three of the "medium" plates. Hervey Bay scallops, black mussels and crab linguine. All dishes tasted fresh and vibrant. Service was impeccable,...More

Thank MattnLails
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

The food and service here weren't bad, but it they weren't overly great either. It was all satisfactory. For the price paid you'd expect just a little bit more. Also, there was a really strange smell in the restaurant, like an earthy/animal smell & around...More

Thank Jayne C
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Sensational meal! Owner served us personally. Great recommendations of local wines. Sensational views over the Marina. Enjoyed immensely!

Thank Andrea W
Reviewed 27 May 2017

We eat at Esca regularly - for special occasions or working lunches. Never fails to please. Great food, Thomas and the rest of the front of house staff perfectly straddle friendly and attentive with professional and efficient. 110% recommend.

Thank Clare C
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Out with family and in laws for a set menu Mothers day lunch. Had a table by the window on a pleasant Sunday. Meal was excellent and the wine accompanying it very good

Thank SAMagpie
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Hendriehet V
15 January 2015|
Response from escarestaurant | Property representative |
Hello Hendriehet V! Congratulations on your upcoming milestone! We would love to look after you and your husband on your special occasion. Our seaside atmosphere in the evening is one that's quite dim and lush, with... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 22 - USD 87
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13-15, Marina Pier | Shop 13 – 15 Marina Pier, Glenelg, South Australia 5045, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Glenelg
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8376 6933
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