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Shop 5 906 Main Rd, Eltham, Victoria 3095, Australia
+61 3 9431 6611
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good43%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“churros” (4 reviews)
“seafood” (3 reviews)
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Pizza, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Shop 5 906 Main Rd, Eltham, Victoria 3095, Australia
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Reviewed January 20, 2017 via mobile

Ordered the special. Herb crusted barramundi. The skin was soggy. I scraped off the herb crust to eat with the wafer thin soft barramundi. The veggies were tastelesss and minimal. The mash was ok. Best part of the meal was the herbs. The red wine...More

Date of visit: January 2017
1  Thank pauline h
Reviewed January 6, 2017 via mobile

My family and I were very disappointed when it came time to pay our bill. Our large group split the bill and were double charged on an expensive cocktail drink of $15. Then we were told we were owing $70 more, when everyone had paid...More

Date of visit: January 2017
1  Thank rachellekez
Reviewed January 4, 2017 via mobile

I've been to this café a number of times and really enjoy the food, especially the breakfast menu that is available till 3pm. The staff are friendly and attentive, the service is timely for the most part, and there is a large selection of cakes...More

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank msantilles
Reviewed December 23, 2016

The Main is a popular local restaurant catering to families and groups. Mid range in price although the food is well prepared. I find the staff inattentive and sometimes rude. As an example, I was waiting by the till to pay when a senior staff...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank OzBee
Reviewed December 20, 2016 via mobile

A good menu with something to please everyone. The food is consistent is overall very tasty. We had issues with ordering wine on one occasion (waitress opened the wrong bottle and basically told us bad luck as it was now opened - it wasn't what...More

Date of visit: May 2016
Thank freakstar2016
Reviewed December 19, 2016 via mobile

Went here for a catch up and ordered the pulled beef burger. Was very good although be aware that the burgers are black lol. My partner had the volcano pizza and it was also really good. Had churros and an iced chocolate for dessert. Neither...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank Kym M
Reviewed December 11, 2016

We deecided to eat local for a family birthday. The service was friendly and professional the menu had a good selection of meals catered for one of our group who has dietary requirements. The quality and size of the meals were great. I had the...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank Jamie C
Reviewed December 8, 2016

I went there with a group of friends and found it extremely loud, the food that was ordered by us some of it looked great but what I ordered "Thai beef salad with noodles" was terrible. The beef was black and looked like the soles...More

Date of visit: December 2016
1  Thank bransgroved
Reviewed November 27, 2016

Warm friendly staff with great pasta seafood. We particularly enjoyed mango salad with prawns. Serves are generous and prices for the quality of food are very reasonable.

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank Angie806
Reviewed November 16, 2016 via mobile

This is a good place for a group as there is a wide selection of good choices. Although at the high end for prices, the food is tasty and servings on the big side. Babies are welcome and the staff gave us the whole enclosed...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Lisa F
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February 20, 2015|
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Response from Janinewool | Reviewed this property |
No it is fully licensed. No it is fully licensed.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 5 906 Main Rd, Eltham, Victoria 3095, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Eltham
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9431 6611
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