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Bar Lourinha

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


Mediterranean, Spanish, Wine Bar
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed yesterday

This cafe bar has an eclectic charming decor and the food is carefully presented. Tasty choices on the menu. Portions not large but very enjoyable and some nice wines too. It is only small inside so probably best for small numbers. Would go again.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank lisa_melbournetoeur
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were lucky to score a table by the front window and so were able to enjoy a family gathering and conversation over the beaut shared dishes. We enjoyed the meals, especially the mackerel, the mushrooms and the dessert featuring marmalade! This is a beaut...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank jagg686
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My husband and I dined here last night and were so very happy with our choice of restaurant. Everything from the front of house greeting to our wonderful waiter made our experience a pleasure. Our waiter was so incredibly knowledgeable about the wine list and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank LeahM2187
Reviewed December 6, 2018 via mobile

Thus restaurant has a great vibe fortunately the food is also good. The plates are designed to share. They have a good wine list which is mostly Mediterranean is good. Try the kingfish with lemon thyme oil. Heaven ! The main courses are quite small...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank LindaS642
Reviewed November 25, 2018

Bar Lourinha is a great place for lunch and gets better with time.The interior was renovated a year ago and is a big improvement and looks and feels good.The food is very good and provides innovative and tasty Spanish style food. Service is good and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Oldjack
Reviewed November 16, 2018

On a wee holidays to Melbourne we found ourselves wandering the streets for an early (ish) dinner on NYE a couple of years back. We had been recommended a place 'down the alleyway' which we never found as happened upon Bar Lourinha instead. They squeezed...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Happydaysandsundays
Reviewed October 21, 2018

Great small plates - The cured Kingfish best I have tasted. Desserts are a must to try. I bring all my visitors from interstate and overseas to this place.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank enidprasad27
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

I discovered Bar Lourinha a few years ago, as I wandered the streets of Melbourne. I have been back there numerous times since & on this trip, I wanted to show my sister how great it is. We were warmly welcomed by the bartender, who...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Bec B
Reviewed September 21, 2018

Ordered a drink, selected 3 Tapas, asked that there arrival be staggered so I could enjoy my drink and the setting. The tapas all came out within 10 minutes total. I expected to spend some time there with my drink but wam bam thankyou mam.Won't...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank smcillhattton
Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

We went there for dinner. Food was delicious! The place reminded me of bars in São Paulo, Brazil. Cute and romantic vibe. We really enjoyed it! Great for date nights or girls catch ups.

Date of visit: September 2018
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October 24, 2018|
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Response from enidprasad27 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about Sundays I believe they are closed but better to book if more than 2 people.
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