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Lezzet

81 Brighton Rd, Elwood, Port Phillip, Victoria 3184, Australia
+61 3 9531 7733
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Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good44%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“lamb” (29 reviews)
“bread” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
81 Brighton Rd, Elwood, Port Phillip, Victoria 3184, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Loved my food and drinks.. Delicious and exquisite food.. service was quick and staff's were friendly and well knowledged about their food.. Meat was cooked well and falling off the bone.. Serving was filling.. Would definitely go again and recommend anyone who is willing to...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank RafZ0816
Kemal B, Owner at Lezzet, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi RafZ0816, Thank you for the great review and patronage, Look forward to seeing you again soon

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great service and fabulous food. A group of us enjoyed the 5 course menu and although the restaurant was packed, the service was friendly and extremely efficient. Every dish on the menu was just delicious and we all left extremely satisfied. The only down side...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 229debc
Kemal B, Owner at Lezzet, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi 229debc Thank you for the great review Working on the noise :) Look forward to seeing you again shortly

Reviewed December 11, 2018

I was pleasantly surprised by this great resturant on a busy street in a quite shopping area. Food was generous and beautiful, staff attentve.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank E9733OHroberta
Kemal B, Owner at Lezzet, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi E9733OHroberta, Great to hear you loved it, going 15 years strong now, hope to see you again soon

Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

Really friendly and accommodating staff make for a great night out. Excellent menu with wide choice of entrees and mains. Perhaps a little pricey but will be back.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Kages777
Kemal B, Owner at Lezzet, responded to this reviewResponded December 11, 2018

Hi Jeff, Thank you so much for the review. Great to hear you loved it. Look forward to seeing you again soon

Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely delicious dishes, every last one of them. Awesome cocktails too. Wait time for food was incredibly short, even during the busy period. Service was exceedingly friendly. I think my only qualm with this venue is the tight space. The cramped nature of the venue...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 58NickT
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

For those who have lived in Elwood & surrounds for some time, you would remember Lezzet as a local ‘gem’: great quality Middle Eastern food. I recall even doing some cooking classes here - with delicious & interesting food. It was always a favourite. After...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank holidaysun3
Kemal B, Owner at Lezzet, responded to this reviewResponded October 25, 2018

Hi Holidaysun3, Thank you for taking the time to come in, dine and review Lezzet. We are sorry to hear the experience wasn’t in line with your past dinners at our venue. We have been a local favourite for the last 15 years and are...More

Reviewed October 20, 2018

Dry friendly staff but unfortunately that’s where the positives ended. Quite dark and noisy. We ordered a shared meat platter for 4 people at $45 each. The platter was a mush mash of fatty lamb meat thrown on a wooden plank sitting on rice (which...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Lions300
Kemal B, Manager at Lezzet, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2018

Hi Lions300, Thanks for taking the time to review Lezzet. We’re really pleased our staff set the tone for a great evening and are sorry to hear the food didn’t deliver for you. We’re definitely surprised to hear this feedback; the Meat Platter is our...More

Reviewed October 18, 2018

Nice decor, good service, delicious dips, bread, Turkish lamb pizza, beetroot salad and dips - the lentil kofta were tasty but we felt they were overpriced, not worth $13.50 - we wouldn't order them again. The platter to share looked amazing - $45 per person...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank evansbrown
Kemal B, Owner at Lezzet, responded to this reviewResponded October 21, 2018

Hi Evan Thank you so much for the great review Look forward to seeing you again shortly

Reviewed October 7, 2018

Family night out on the school holidays so we got there early. Last minute booking that Lezzet was happy to help with - thanks Lezzet! The restaurant has had a renovation (which it badly needed) both in and out. Much better and now sits well...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank MarkRenee
Kemal B, Owner at Lezzet, responded to this reviewResponded October 13, 2018

Hi MarkRenee, Thank you so much for your detailed review – it is great to get all of this feedback and take it on-board. Really nice to hear you loved most of your dining experience, and are a fan of our new renovations. We have...More

Reviewed October 5, 2018

Friday night date night with the wife, have driven past this place for the last ten years thought it was about time to try it out, after telling friends that live nearby they highly recommended it, so off we went. The service was fantastic, the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Chainsawversustree
Kemal B, Owner at Lezzet, responded to this reviewResponded October 6, 2018

Hi Thank you so much for your detailed review, its ones like these that definitely help us improve what we do :) Will pass onto the correct teams for review and look forward to seeing you again shortly

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 81 Brighton Rd, Elwood, Port Phillip, Victoria 3184, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Port Phillip  >  Elwood
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9531 7733
  • E-mail
Description
The newly renovated Lezzet with its sandstone arches, dappled lighting & cushions scattered throughout brings a warm feel once you enter its doors A stunning marble back lit bar sets the scene with Anatolian inspired cocktails on offer, and the state of the art copper wood fire oven is the star producing mouthwatering meats, clay pots and platters Head chef & owner Kemal Barut has perfectly brought the tastes of the old traditions & modern ways together for a journey to be perfectly accompanied with a variety of Turkish wines on offer Lezzet is conveniently located on Brighton Rd in Elwood, at the beginning of Chapel St and a couple of minutes away from St Kilda and Balaclava The taste of Anatolia await you
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