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Salona Restaurant

#680 of 3,155 Restaurants in Melbourne
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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260A Swan St, Melbourne, Victoria 3121, Australia
+61 3 9429 1460
12:00 - 23:30
Open now
All hours
Mon 17:00 - 23:30
Tue - Sun 12:00 - 23:30
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San Francisco, California
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

I wasn't expecting much, but it was delightful, service was friendly and the food was excellent. Great for a casual dinner, great Greek food.

Thank DrBrettC
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53 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Been here a few times over the years. Restaurant has had a facelift and change of menu to a more sophisticated level of Greek cuisine. Wine list is a little limited but settled on an Australian Shiraz. Food was nicely presented and very tasty, doughnuts for dessert were excellent. Friendly, efficient service meant we had a lovely evening.

Thank Jenzal12
Glenroy, Australia
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Dropped into this place with group of friends and was a pleasant surprise. The food was amazing and you'd expect to pay big bucks but it was great value. We tried their meze menu and others had their organic produce menu which was delicious. The service was exceptional and much better than other high end restaurants we've been to. They... More 

Thank ssands1
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154 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

We came here through a recommendation from a friend so had high hopes! The night started well as the guy who welcomed us was great and explained the menu, but then we never saw him again. We went for the 5 course degustation and up to course 2, it was great! Then they seemed to forget about us... We had... More 

1 Thank m3ugs
Melbourne, Australia
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

Unfortunately I was the one who booked in a table for 8 on a cold saturday night, so I feel responsible for the bad service that shortened our night. We arrived for an 8pm booking, sat down, needed a few extra minutes to decide on our drinks, then once we had, we needed to hail a waiter every time we... More 

1 Thank Sharona R
Melbourne, Australia
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122 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

We had made a booking to come for dinner with a group of people. We arrived on time and were offered drinks pretty quickly. The menu isn't huge but offered a range and so some of us ordered food to share and others ordered the degustation (which is reasonably priced) Firstly the portions on the share plates are small so... More 

1 Thank Rocht
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

OMG. I bought a coupon and usually I never create high expectations. But this one was a little surprise. Service and food were top notch.

1 Thank MarcNunes
Adelaide, Australia
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016

so loved the dinner.... yum.. the tarama dip oh my... then the saganaki, tres fab. Followed by a whole heap of great dishes. You know if I lived around the corner I would be there once a week because the food is great and the service means that you feel like family - tres great

1 Thank Anne C
Brisbane, Australia
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

My wife & I have eaten here several times and we just keep coming back, Salona makes for a great night out with friends. The food is great quality, the staff are friendly and accomodating. Must try the saganaki w/poached apricot, and the lamb ribs.

1 Thank MetzAdventure
Melbourne, Australia
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2016

A family dinner with our kids was a great night with very good quality food (especially calamari) and excellent service from our french waitress who really helped out with gluten free dishes. We'll definitely be dining at Salona again!

1 Thank FMRHDiscoverers

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Mediterranean, Greek
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 260A Swan St, Melbourne, Victoria 3121, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9429 1460

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