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Mercato @ Daylesford

$$$$, , Vegetarian Friendly
32 Raglan St, Daylesford, Victoria 3460, Australia
+61 3 5348 4488
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Australian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
32 Raglan St, Daylesford, Victoria 3460, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Friendly, relaxed atmosphere, great service, excellent and varied food. Warm and welcoming on a cold afternoon

Thank deanmartin60
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a charming but serious restaurant. We ate the chef’s degustation. It was delicious, interesting and filling. Highlights included the carrots cooked five ways, the scallops with squid ink, the mushroom cannelloni, and the eucalyptus smoked kangaroo with beetroot. For dessert we finished with...More

1  Thank Journey471115
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you want too service and delicious food, then you simply must come here! From the moment we entered the door we were greeted with a friendly face, a smile and customer service that is super rare to find these days. Our waitress (forgive me,...More

Thank Mitchell M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious, fresh food bursting with flavours and beautifully paired textures. The staff were very professional and friendly too. Can’t recommend this place enough. Exceptional.

Thank Pioneer150490
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful experience of unique Australian cuisine, matched by superb wine and friendly service. Thoroughly recommend!

Thank Raph117
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We first visited Mercato 6 months ago and had a positivie experience and appreciated the effort they made in providing good vegetarian options This time, however I experienced one of the WORST restaurant experiences I have ever had. For dinner we both chose the mushroom...More

3  Thank Peter M
Peter M, Public Relations Manager at Mercato @ Daylesford, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Peter, Thank you for your comments regarding your most recent visit last weekend. Whilst we did inadvertently omit the brussel sprouts from the dish and then sought to rectify that oversight, we however categorically reject any suggestion that the inclusion of the usual prosciutto was,...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a wonderful evening. The ambience was warm and comforting. The wait staff were friendly, knowledgeable and very professional. The food was to die for! Loved it all.

Thank Morgjo
Peter M, Public Relations Manager at Mercato @ Daylesford, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your very kind words.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Local's night at Mercato has always been fun. Now, with a new chef and an updated menu, the food is excellent. A 3 course meal for $40 is such good value.

Thank JillTeschendorff
Peter M, Public Relations Manager at Mercato @ Daylesford, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Jill, thanks so much for your positive response to our new Local's Night. We agree that it's a great deal for an excellent menu. Please come again!

Reviewed 13 August 2018

We walked in off the street as it looked really appealing from outside. We were not disappointed when we entered, but it looked a lot more ‘up market’ than what we were expecting for a casual lunch. Thankfully the waitress offered us a tapas menu...More

Thank Eleanor C
Peter M, Public Relations Manager at Mercato @ Daylesford, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Eleanor, thanks for your feedback. Whilst we are glad that you found your dessert was "to die for", we are sorry that you were disappointed with several of the tapas dishes. This is why we so appreciate feedback and you can rest assured that your...More

Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

We loved our evening at Mercato. Our food was delightful but our waitress Belinda was the highlight. A wonderful evening. We’ll be back.

Thank Deeds B
Peter M, Public Relations Manager at Mercato @ Daylesford, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2018

Thanks for your comments. We are delighted that you mentioned Belinda, as we are quite proud of all of wonderful staff. Looking forward to welcoming you back again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 34
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Raglan St, Daylesford, Victoria 3460, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Daylesford
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5348 4488
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