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Andre's Cucina and Polenta Bar

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94 Frome Street, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
8224 0004
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Today
17:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
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Mon - Sat 17:30 - 23:00
Tue - Sat 11:30 - 15:00
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Lower Hutt, New Zealand
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We were lucky to get a table due to a cancellation. As a group of 6 we went with the waitresses recommended option of the shared menu and we were not disappointed- the food (there was lots of it) was incredible and each one of us ended up trying and loving something that we would never have ordered individually. The... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Visiting with a group of work colleagues we wanted to try the menu fisso (fixed menu), and although the staff recommend around 2 hours to enjoy it comfortably they were happy to oblige our request to squeeze it into our available time (a little over an hour). The amount and quality of the food provided with the menu fisso was... More 

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Thank Benvoa
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6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely atmosphere...great location with very informative staff...amazing evening. Food was devine. Try the set menu a taste sensation. Desserts to die for.

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Thank jacquic374
Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Menu fisso is definitely the way to go. Get smaller portions of four meals plus a dessert. Basically 2 entrees and 2 mains to share with classic Italian flavours. Food was very good and wine selection was decent, although i found the very limited Italian offering very disappointing....Staff were great, we'll be back and will recommend to friends.

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Thank Busyringo
Adelaide, Australia
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155 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant continues to impress with great service and excellent tasty innovative meals.This is a more recent visit to one earlier and pleased to ay that the standard continues to be high.We will be back!

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Thank Jim T
Adelaide, Australia
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From my daughter's suggestion as to (hard to find) and a lover of great hand made gnocchi and polenta, we decided to book in for our wedding anniversary. It was fringe time and thought we would get in early to find a park for our 6pm booking. As it turned out we found a park right in front, but being... More 

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Thank sunfunMaria
Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Simply stunning. Menu Fisso is $65pp and is outstanding value, but don't fill up on the polenta entrees as you'll have no room left for the mains (and dessert). The food, staff, atmomsphere and overall experience was outstanding. We are so grateful that they were able to squeeze our little group of 5 in. I highly recommend this to anyone... More 

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Thank Tricia H
Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Some people said before going "don't eat anything today" and I thought they were kidding. The food was very good, multiple servings with enough variety not to become boring and the staff are constantly buzzing around being helpful in what was a very busy and popular place. Well worth a visit - but don't eat beforehand.

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Shepparton, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We dined at Andre's on Saturday of the long weekend in March. Having travelled across from Shepparton, Victoria to meet friends, we were so pleased they'd organised this gem - booking is a must, and I daresay in advance to avoid disappointment! All of us chose the $65 per head 'banquet' option (I forget the actual title sorry) - essentially... More 

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Thank clairfraser
Newcastle, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived an hour before our booking, waited outside in the freezing cold, and were nearly regretting our decision. I'm so glad we didn't leave! Everything about the whole experince was fantastic, the atmosphere and srvice is great; i has a dark and romantic vibe with nice music and decor. Then there's the food!!! Melt-in-the mouth gnocchi which was so... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
17:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
Thursday
17:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
Friday
17:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
Saturday
17:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 94 Frome Street, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Adelaide
  • Phone Number: 8224 0004

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?