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Australian, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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175 Acland St, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia
+61 3 9534 4456
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Melbourne, Australia
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I felt so bad for these guys because they were really trying. We ordered three dishes from the tapas menu, at first only one arrived. When I asked if the other two were coming, the bartender said yes they were 5 minutes away. He then came back twice to double check what we ordered. Somehow, we then received two dishes... More 

Thank Kiran H
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571 reviews
235 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had lunch here and immediately enjoyed the friendly service and willingness to look after us. The menu was decently priced and the items available were a good selection. The meals we had were delicious, particularly the cripsy calamari salad. The location is perfect for watching the comings and goings to the mall and the layout, although slightly funky in... More 

Thank Baylovers
Melbourne, Australia
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554 reviews
193 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 259 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our group of 4 friends had lunch here on a Sunday and were a little disappointed. We'd made a reservation expecting it to be busy like so many others in Acland Street, but need not have bothered. We were there for over 90 minutes from 12.30pm and at no time were there more than 6 other guests there; not a... More 

Thank Johnpsau
Management response:

Thank you for taking the time to leave us some feedback. All of your comments have been appreciated and will be dealt with in house. We hope it has not put you off to visit us again so that you can enjoy our venue and food the way it should be. Thanks again. More 

London, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had seen the brioche French toast with bacon and maple syrup on the menu earlier in the day but however much I wanted it I wasn't hungry. In the evening I came back but chose seafood linguine and a fizzy wine (forget the name but had Alex in it) which went together really well. The seafood dish was soooo... More 

Thank soloal49
Kangaroo Flat, Australia
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208 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went with my sister ,visiting from England, for dinner. We had a most enjoyable time. The food , we had salmon , was cooked to perfection. The waiting staff were efficient . friendly and happy. They also took time to have a chat , which was very pleasant. In summary if in St Kilda I would suggest you give... More 

Thank jamescheshunt
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2017

My friends and I love Veludo Bar and when we discovered they offered member's rates and parties we were coming here 1-2x a week! The food is great, the drinks are cheap and the location is perfect. With an open-air rooftop that looks over busy Ackland Street, it's no wonder that the place is always pumping... but don't let this... More 

Thank Auspack_Traveller_88
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43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017

Wandered down Ackland street, St Kilda in search of a risotto. We (two of us) got an excellent one - mushroom. Very good indeed and at $ 15 each, excellent value. One of us added Chicken for a further $4. Still very good value. Wine at $ 10 per glass, not quite so good value! Whilst a good drop, where... More 

Thank decline421
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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54 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017

Visited this restaurant for dinner with family members on the 1st Feb while in St. Kilda and was very pleased with the foods served and services provided...the foods here are a lot better than most of the restaurants one would find in the Melbourne CBD area !

Thank H-C T
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187 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017

We stopped on Acland Street to watch an amazing live performance and decided to grab an outdoor table at Veludo and have a couple of drinks. Their cocktails were on special and so worth it! Nice and friendly staff and reasonably priced drinks. Definitely great to get a table outside to take in the surroundings and atmosphere of Acland Street!

Thank Jessica M
England, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

We have just eaten superb food. I had a eye-fillet and my partner had pork belly both of which were superbly cooked and had great flavours with friendly service.

Thank Martin D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Australian, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 175 Acland St, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Port Phillip  >  St Kilda
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9534 4456

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?