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“Absolutely excellent”
Review of Herd Bar & Grill

Herd Bar & Grill
Ranked #2 of 60 Restaurants in Healesville
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: USD 6 - USD 19
Description: Herd Bar & Grill incorporates an urban meets rural interior offering something unique and completely new to the Yarra Valley. This subterranean bunker wouldn’t be out of place in the city and has been likened to any groovy bar in New York City. Chef Trevor's food style is modern Australian influenced by his love for Middle Eastern flavours and encourages shared plate grazing or dining. Boasting a late licence, Herd Bar caters and is welcoming to all, offering sensational service, ambience in an unpretentious relaxed space, a must destination whist meaning the glorious Yarra Valley.
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Description: Herd Bar & Grill incorporates an urban meets rural interior offering something unique and completely new to the Yarra Valley. This subterranean bunker wouldn’t be out of place in the city and has been likened to any groovy bar in New York City. Chef Trevor's food style is modern Australian influenced by his love for Middle Eastern flavours and encourages shared plate grazing or dining. Boasting a late licence, Herd Bar caters and is welcoming to all, offering sensational service, ambience in an unpretentious relaxed space, a must destination whist meaning the glorious Yarra Valley.
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Called in on spur of the moment , wife and I shared 3 tapas plates , squid , crab and mushrooms... all were first class , great taste and great service from Petra on the bar with great conversation and very friendly . John the owner served our dishes and took the time to explain each dish .
Next level customer service .
Highly recommend!

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Matt S
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Sean L, Owner at Herd Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

Matt, thank you so much for sharing your positive experience with us, it is always pleasing to read when someone like yourself notices and takes the time to comment on the overall package. Trevor, John, Petra and all the grew are proud of what we offer and do, thanks again for support in your recommendation, it is greatly appreciated.

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Reviewed 28 September 2018

It’s Friday night prior to the grand final in Melbourne.
It read the reviews on trip advisor & they were right, both co-owners are working, no booking was made! But we got a table.
I had lamb ribs & couscous, whilst my partner had the burger.
It was great,
The atmosphere was awesome, I do not work for this place, so don’t think this review is bull. But after dinner we walked into the local pub & heard the girl on reception arguing about someone’s dinner booking. You don’t arugula, you serve.
Thank you for your welcome, service & great food...
Trip advisor won’t let me rate.
So
Great service
Great value
Great food

Date of visit: September 2018
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Sean L, Owner at Herd Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

Thanks Simonsopinion for taking the time to write and for sharing your positive experience with us, it is always pleasing to receive favorable feedback, thanks again. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

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Reviewed 28 September 2018

A business dinner for over 20 people. Service was very good considering that the restaurant was quite busy with other diners. We were lucky enough to be provided with a private location which was tucked away. The steaks are well presented, although it was unusual to find them already cut upon presentation. The wine list is quite good with many of the local wines available on the menu.
Recommended.

Date of visit: August 2018
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Sean L, Owner at Herd Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

Thanks AUSBKK for taking the time to comment, we are pleased your group enjoyed your experience with us. As the menu is designed Tapas style, by definition it is intended to be shared among the table, hence the reason why our talented chef chooses to cut steaks after resting and prior to presentation. Thanks also for the recommendation, much appreciated.

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Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Visited here with my wife after a skydive at Lilydale airport.

We were looking for a place to have a late lunch and happened upon this place.

Service was excellent - the person who served us knew his stuff and was obviously very proud of the restaurant. And the food was simple but absolutely cracking - I ordered a wagyu beef cheeseburger and I have honestly never had a better beef patty.

Would recommend this place to anyone looking for a meal in Healesville.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Tim B
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Sean L, Owner at Herd Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2018

Thanks Tim for taking the time to comment on your visit and meal with us, yes the burgers at Herd Bar are pretty awesome, pleased you thought so as well. Now on offer, Burger and a pot of any of the tap range of beer or cider for $18 at the bar, great value! We hope to see you back again soon .

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Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

We stopped in for a Saturday night dinner after a busy day. Without a booking we were seated quickly and very attentively served while in.
Food was of a great quality and drinks fulfilled quickly

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Michelle D
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Sean L, Owner at Herd Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Thanks for taking the time to mention your visit with us Michelle, it's always rewarding to receive positive feedback, glad you enjoyed the overall experience of what Herd Bar has to offer, thanks again.

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