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551-553 Mount Alexander Rd, Moonee Ponds, Moonee Valley, Victoria 3039, Australia
+61 3 9370 3303
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
551-553 Mount Alexander Rd, Moonee Ponds, Moonee Valley, Victoria 3039, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been here before and the family and I decided to celebrate my birthday with another return visit on Saturday night- our booking was for the first sitting. We all enjoyed what we ordered for our mains and the serves were generous (none of...More

Thank vejob
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

In an unassuming location, Philhellene serves up hearty, straightforward, fresh Greek food. It is set in a cosy space, with a fireplace and the staff were attentive and friendly. Best way to enjoy the meal is to share various dishes. The mixed grill, chargrilled octopus,...More

Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

For a traditional Greek meal, with an influence from Crete, you cannot go past the long established Philhellene. Our group had a wonderful selection of entrees including calamari, bbq prawns, dolmades followed by roast kid goat, sword fish and mousaka. The Greek deserts were delicious...More

Thank Garry632015
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Service & Food very good. However the delay in the main was unbelievably lengthy like at least an hour. Quantity of food seem to acomodate our party ok not overly but enough.

Thank N2626
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Dining at Philhellene is always a wonderful experience. We have dined here once or twice per year during the past 5 years and the service and food is always consistently flavoursome, value for money and original. From the moment you enter the restaurant you receive...More

Thank mischa642016
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Long weekend and needed a kid friendly place to catch up with friends for Sunday dinner - enter Philhellene. We knew we had hit on a good thing when we walked in and found the place jam packed, thankfully we had reservations or wouldn't have...More

Thank MufambiSerenity1
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

In addition to the usual fried cheese and gyros, Philhellene also offer other regional dishes that are not as well known but equally good. The range of dishes is almost overwhelming and difficult to choose from but the owner is always ready to make suggestions....More

Thank CarreraMelbourne
Reviewed 1 June 2017

I have been long aware that the Greek cooking we have here is not typical. We have dips and chips, bread, salad and grilled meat, but that is not what Greek people eat at home. They have a much greater variety of foods based on...More

Thank platypus150
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Paid for the most expensive banquet and not much food for seven people. Everything seemed carefully counted out and if anything not enough. Entree one plate of three dips that was not enough, one plate of a few different dishes but very minimal food. the...More

Thank robsmemo
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Food delicious, every serve was enjoyable, atmosphere warm inviting, owners & waiters very friendly, reasonably priced , cretan band direct from Crete, , can't wait to go back again & again

Thank Elias K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$32
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 551-553 Mount Alexander Rd, Moonee Ponds, Moonee Valley, Victoria 3039, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Moonee Valley  >  Moonee Ponds
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9370 3303
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