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Marty @ Oakdene

255 Grubb Rd, Wallington, City of Greater Geelong, Victoria 3222, Australia
+61 3 5255 1255
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
255 Grubb Rd, Wallington, City of Greater Geelong, Victoria 3222, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to Oakdene for our wedding anniversary, we have had a meal there quite often and also at Mr Grubb Food was divine as it always is and the service was excellent Really enjoyed the dessert platter

Thank Cargratoz
Robyn F, General Manager at Marty @ Oakdene, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for reviewing us on Trip Advisor. The dessert platter is always popular. Glad you enjoyed celebrating your wedding anniversary at Oakdene.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The most amazing food I have had for a very long time. I have a lot of dietary needs and for the first time in a very long time I had 3 courses and all where simple amazing thank you so much I will be...More

Thank Janie R
Robyn F, General Manager at Marty @ Oakdene, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your review of our restaurant. We are so pleased you enjoyed your Christmas Party and had 'the most amazing food I have had for a very long time'. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It had been a while since we had dinner with our dear friends so we decided at approx. 4pm for dinner reservations at Marty @ Oakdene. We were extremely fortunate to be accommodated onto the very last table available by the courteous and friendly staff....More

Thank 1297domenic
Robyn F, General Manager at Marty @ Oakdene, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for such a wonderful & detailed review of the restaurant. I will certainly pass your comments on to Alex. Glad you enjoyed the 'exceptional food and delicious wine'.

Reviewed 13 October 2017

Been here a couple of times, the last time for a special occasion.... a friends birthday. Food is expensive but good, with some unusual combinations that work well. Atmosphere and decor are great.

Thank Linjotravels
Robyn F, General Manager at Marty @ Oakdene, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for reviewing us on Trip Advisor. We are pleased you enjoyed your friends birthday and think that hte atmosphere and decor are great.

Reviewed 1 October 2017

Top quality food. The 14 hr slow-cooked brisket was amazing. Coupled with a 2011 William Shiraz. Perfect. Stands up with the best fine dining restaurants of the region. Diolch.

Thank David G
chalky666, Manager at Marty @ Oakdene, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

diolch yn fawr iawn...great review from a fellow welsh man.. we appreciate you time and comments and look forward to seeing again in the near future

Reviewed 20 September 2017

We had dinner at Marty's as a treat on a wintry Friday night, the food was fantastic( not cheap), the steak was one of the best and cooked to my liking that I have ever had, and after dinner we sat in the bar, in-front...More

Thank 245leons
Robyn F, General Manager at Marty @ Oakdene, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2017

Thank you for your review of our restaurant. WE are so glad that you enjoyed your meal with us, particularly the steak. Thank you for recommending us on Trip Advisor.

Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

My husband and I hosted over 50 people at Oakdene on the weekend. The food and service were world class. Everyone has been raving about it!

Thank Catherine R
Robyn F, General Manager at Marty @ Oakdene, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us on Trip Advisor. We are so glad you and your guests enjoyed your dining experience at Oakdene.

Reviewed 2 September 2017

As a party of 8, we had the set menu at marty@oakdene and were not at all disappointed. Delicious food, terrific service and eclectic surrounds- a fabulous experience, thank-you Marty, Rachel and The Oakdene Team. The dessert tasting plate was devine! We will be back!

Thank 992Julie
Robyn F, General Manager at Marty @ Oakdene, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2017

Thank you for your wonderful review of our restaurant. We are so pleased you had a great experience at the restaurant. We all love the dessert tasting plate too.

Reviewed 10 August 2017

Great diner last night at Marty's @ Oakdene. Mussels were fab, but the best has to be the Gnocchi. Best I have ever had, smooth, so light, tasty, looked fantastic and tasted ever better. Staff were great, service is spot on, attentive but not intrusive....More

Thank GreatOceanAir
Robyn F, General Manager at Marty @ Oakdene, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us on Trip Advisor. We are glad you enjoyed your meal at Marty @ Oakdene, particularly the Gnocchi.

Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

As usual, Marty and the sublime staff at the signature Oakdene restaurant, came up with the goods for the festive Christmas in July luncheon' which is fast becoming a local tradition and "must do" event; as we Victorians celebrate the cold wintry weather, which is...More

Thank Shaun L
Robyn F, General Manager at Marty @ Oakdene, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2017

Thank you for reviewing us on Trip Advisor. We are so glad you enjoyed our Christmas in July lunch. Thanks for such kind words.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$23 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Wednesday
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Friday
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Saturday
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 255 Grubb Rd, Wallington, City of Greater Geelong, Victoria 3222, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  City of Greater Geelong  >  Wallington
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5255 1255
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Description
Renowned as a fantastic addition to the Bellarine Peninsula with absolutely flawless execution and presentation, Oakdene Vineyards Restaurant boasts a modern Australian and European cuisine with an array of fresh local produce. Award winning Executive Chef and Manager, Welshman Marty Chichester previously owned and managed popular restaurants in Wales and Sydney. Oakdene has recently won the National awards for 'Restaurant in a Winery' and 'Tourism Restaurant' by the Restaurant and Catering Hostplus Awards for Excellence.
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