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Woodland House

) #2 of 116 Restaurants in Prahran $$$$ , , Vegetarian Friendly
78 Williams Rd, Prahran, Stonnington, Victoria 3181, Australia
+61 3 9525 2178
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good15%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Australian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
78 Williams Rd, Prahran, Stonnington, Victoria 3181, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Ate there at a wine function upstairs. 4 courses all were superb. My wife said duck was best she had ever had. Over 50 people served and all agreed every item on the plates was great. Service also top notch. Wines were Wirra wirra which...More

1  Thank emelian
Woodland_House_Melb, Public Relations Manager at Woodland House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you Emelian for your high praise. We are very glad you enjoyed yourself at Woodland House. We are also very happy that your wife, and everyone else, enjoyed themselves so much. We look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have eaten here twice, the food combinations are exquisite, the local produce delicious and superbly presented. Waiting staff are excellent in looking after clients. Wines were delicious and excellently suggested by staff. The house dining room is spacious and well decorated. Catered well to...More

1  Thank Anne C
Woodland_House_Melb, Public Relations Manager at Woodland House, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank-you so much Anne for your glowing review! We are glad you enjoyed yourself and we look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with my wife for my 35th birthday. We had eaten at Brae and Vue de Monde in recent times, so it was a very interesting comparison. Personally, I would put it ahead of both. The service was unbelievable. The pace of the degustation...More

Thank Expert_adviser
Woodland_House_Melb, Public Relations Manager at Woodland House, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We are so glad you enjoyed your birthday at Woodland House. Thank-you for your kind words. To be seen so highly in comparison to other establishments you have frequented is a great honour. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I surprised my wife with a reservation here for her birthday based on several recommendations and despite having very high expectations, this place did not disappoint. We had the full degustation menu which started with a delightful assortment of tasty morsels including sea urchin, duck...More

1  Thank Joel K
Woodland_House_Melb, Public Relations Manager at Woodland House, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We are so glad that you chose Woodland House to surprise your wife with on her Birthday! We are also superbly glad that you both enjoyed yourselves so profusely. Thank-you so much for your high praise. Also, thank-you for your praise of Joseph. We are...More

Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

The 10 course degustation was simply beautiful, and my wife & I had a night we will never forget. A freezing cold & windy Thursday night in Melbourne & we have the restaurant to ourselves, dream come true!!! Hayden McFarland cooking just for us- I...More

Thank tim a
Woodland_House_Melb, Public Relations Manager at Woodland House, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We are so glad that Woodland House could be host to such a memorable evening for you both. We are thrilled you were so happy with your meals. Thank-you so much for your high praise! Unfortunately we are only in Melbourne but we hope to...More

Reviewed 24 June 2017

We came here almost 2 years ago and had such an amazing experience in terms of delicious food, the wonderful staff and lovely dining room aesthetics that we especially made time to come again when we visited Melbourne for a weekend trip. The service is...More

Thank Jackstar01
Woodland_House_Melb, Public Relations Manager at Woodland House, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We are honored that you made time to come visit us on your weekend trip! We are so happy that you enjoyed the food and atmosphere of Woodland House so much! Thank-you for your recommendations to other patrons and your high praise of Woodland House....More

Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Attended a family function with about 50 people. Not the best circumstance to appreciate a meal. However everything was at the top, and I want to mention first the white Italian wine which was served. Unfortunately I can't tell the name. Anyway it was EXCEPTIONAL....More

Thank Eric B
Woodland_House_Melb, Public Relations Manager at Woodland House, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We are very glad you enjoyed yourself so profusely at Woodland House. We are happy you enjoyed the meals and wine matches so very much. Thank-you for your high praise and we are happy to be part of such a fond memory of your mother-in-law's...More

Reviewed 7 June 2017

Second time here with a close friend visiting this evening and the verdict, you have done it again! Dishes were simply stunning and service was at its best in hospitality, well done and I look forward to returning to Woodland House soon, thank you!

Thank Rickyng53
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

I dined at Woodland House as part of a wine club dinner. It was incredible exquisite food, tastes and wines. The fine fining experience feels like it has almost gone in Melbourne. These guys do it so well. The creativity and craftsmanship that goes into...More

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Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

We celebrated my husband's birthday here. It was a delightful dining experience. The setting is warm, refined and has modern touches in a beautiful old building, The service was friendly and attentive. The degustation menu was excellent and imaginative. Highlights were the razor clams, the...More

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Petra H
24 July 2017|
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Response from tim a | Reviewed this property |
Woodland House is not open on Mondays
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Danza29
22 February 2017|
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Response from Woodland_House_Melb | Property representative |
On Friday and Saturday evenings we offer a 6 or 10 course tasting menu. All dietary requirements will be catered for on request. You can view the menu and book online via our website. Please contact us directly if you have... More
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Oliver S
21 July 2016|
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Response from Feeber | Reviewed this property |
Smart casual is fine based on the times we've been. No need for a suit or tie! The food's amazing, enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 44 - USD 186
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
18:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
18:30 - 23:00
Thursday
18:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 13:30
Friday
18:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 13:30
Saturday
18:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78 Williams Rd, Prahran, Stonnington, Victoria 3181, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Stonnington  >  Prahran
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9525 2178
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Description
Woodland House is the collaboration between two of Melbourne's finest young chefs, Thomas Woods and Hayden McFarland. A united culinary force, they have created an innovative, energetic and produce-based cuisine of their very own.
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