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Blue Tongue Wine Bar - CLOSED

62 Ormond Rd, Elwood, Port Phillip, Victoria 3184, Australia
+61 3 9531 2562
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible3%
22 Jun 2016
“Don't get it”
8 May 2016
Restaurant Hours Closed
Contemporary, Australian, Wine Bar, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
62 Ormond Rd, Elwood, Port Phillip, Victoria 3184, Australia
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Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

I had heard terrific things about Blue Tongue wine bar. When the bar reopened we gave it a try. We found the staff unfriendly and unhelpful. The food was expensive and nothing special. We were disappointed as we are looking for a good 'local'. I'll...More

Thank butterfly2481
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

Blue Tongue has reopened and the restaurant and outdoor areas have received a make over and the menu looked good. After being closed for many months, I was keen to dine there. I went there on a Friday night and dined inside given the time...More

1  Thank Jacarandar
Reviewed 18 October 2015

This is my favourite local watering hole with an excellent wine list, even though quite a few were missing from the blackboard on my last visit recently??. Possibly the best coffee on the strip aswell, depending on who's making it that is. But what surprised...More

Thank Debw1965
Reviewed 13 October 2015 via mobile

Blue Tongue is an institution in Elwood, one which I have frequented over 10+ years. It's only a smallish venue, with unfussy decor, and has plenty of outdoor bench tables which are almost always full. Their continued success is due in-part to the service of...More

Thank Eat_by_Cal
Reviewed 14 September 2015

6 of us met for drinks only and we were all very pleased with our experience. Blue Tongue has a good atmosphere, friendly staff and a reasonably priced list of Australian and international wines and beers.I am looking forward to my next visit.

Thank Peter L
Reviewed 29 June 2015

I love Blue Tongue. Its such a friendly place with good coffee and nice food. I've been coming here for a few years now 3-4 mornings a week and its always a great start to the day. They have a good wine selection too, if...More

Thank Library flower
Reviewed 25 April 2015 via mobile

We love blue tongue. Great food and wine list. A second home for us. Best food in Elwood. The staff are really friendly and our puppy loves to visit too

Thank JamesAdamDanaher
Reviewed 1 April 2015

Cocktail was delicious, however my ATM card was lost for an unnerving ten minutes after the server swiped it through the machine and insisted she'd put it right in front of me while I was entering my PIN. After ten minutes of frantic searching it...More

5  Thank tlw062
Reviewed 27 January 2015

Stopped off here after spending the day in Melbourne shopping and struggling to find a car parking space in St Kilda. Food was excellent and very reasonable - service was first class. Atmosphere was good and will definitely visit again next time I am in...More

3  Thank Nick W
Reviewed 26 January 2015 via mobile

Long time Elwood resident (10+ years ) and have seen this place waiver between good and nearly good, but never "very good". Wandered down mid week early Jan, new menu on the table. Would love it to be great one day, but variability between dishes...More

1  Thank TassieTravellers2011
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Restaurant Details

Contemporary, Australian, Wine Bar, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
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Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 62 Ormond Rd, Elwood, Port Phillip, Victoria 3184, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Port Phillip  >  Elwood
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9531 2562
  • E-mail
Blue Tongue Wine Bar Elwood - Now under new management! Reopened 1st April, 2016. Brand new contemporary Australian menu & a Eurocentric wine list. Entertainment Friday nights & Sunday afternoons.
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