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Crave Restaurant

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$$ - $$$Italian, Pizza,
238 Dorset Rd, Boronia, Victoria 3155, Australia
+61 3 9762 6481
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good31%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (3 reviews)
“gelato” (2 reviews)
“ice cream” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
238 Dorset Rd, Boronia, Victoria 3155, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Got some take--away from here the other night. Hubby loved his penne calabrese which he described as very tasty. My pumpkin risotto was less impressive as it had been prepared with cream (a no-no for true risotto) and so was heavy and drowned the pumpkin...More

Thank pinkapple4295
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Food served is not always fresh produce. Tonight's meal was disappointing. I enquired as to whether 'whiting fillets' were freshly prepared in there kitchen. Of course they said yes but on arrival you could tell they had been frozen fillets. The vegetables also were frozen...More

Thank gypsygirl758
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We have been to this restaurant several times and thought it would be good for a special birthday dinner with friends and family. We were so disappointed, the food was very average, 80% of us out of the group of 12 were not happy with...More

Thank Kathy B
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Two of us had Souvlaki - 1 x lamb 1 x chicken - absolutely beautiful. Very tender in fact probably one of the nicest we've had! Coffee was ok. They lost one point because this Italian Restaurant didnt have Gelati only 'normal' icecream. Booth style...More

Thank justmewhohasacomment
Reviewed 11 July 2017

My favourite local restaurant. Wonderful for either eat in or takeaway. Great menu choices and everything I've ever ordered here has been quite delicious. I have family and friends who also highly recommend Crave. Never a worry where we will go, everyone always agrees on...More

Thank Amanda E
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

There has been a change of owner since my last visit. The menu is quite extensive with an Italian theme. I thought the prices were a little expensive compared with similar restaurants but the food was good. There were over 20 in our group and...More

Thank Wendy H
Reviewed 16 March 2017

I visited here on a friends recommendation, and ordered the calamari. It was a very large portion nicely cooked served with a watermelon salad. My fiancé ordered the burger, again a large portion. We had ice coffees and and had cakes to take out. The...More

Thank Vintagehippy
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

We visited for dinner on a Wednesday. The good experience of excellent food was dampened by the fact that our meals took just on 40 miutes to arrive and sadly, one of our couples received their meal 10 munutes ahead of the other couple. It...More

Thank Rodgerbull
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Wow the meals are huge & really nice. The staff were good but not quite attentive enough & you had to wait for service. Prices are good & we will return

Thank Tracey G
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

We catch up at this place as a group of workmates at the end of the day and if nothing else, it's consistent. You get what you pay for really and quite a lot of it. It's nice enough. Service could improve a bit too.

Thank Junnay
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 238 Dorset Rd, Boronia, Victoria 3155, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Boronia
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9762 6481
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