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Stray Neighbour

463-467 Plenty Rd, Preston, Darebin, Victoria 3072, Australia
+61 3 9471 1948
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good48%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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European, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
463-467 Plenty Rd, Preston, Darebin, Victoria 3072, Australia
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Reviewed July 9, 2018

This is a great place to eat, have a few beers (so many on tap) and a free pool table with a great big tv... easy place to have a relaxing time with friends... however, the meals are small and the prices are large and...More

Thank namowi
Reviewed June 28, 2018

The atmosphere is great. A one off for Preston. But... the food is expensive and just ok. We ordered mostly snacks on this occasion (pork slider, croquette, pate) The slider and pate were less than good (left most of it on the plate), the other...More

Thank Mary D
Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

Not being from this area we were wondering where to eat and discovered Stray Neighbour. It was fantastic. The service, food, drinks and the general feel of the place have made us want to travel back just so we can visit here. I had pork...More

Thank 61DJS
Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

One of those rare places that you can easily come back....time and time again. Just a perfect place to visit.

Thank Ed485F
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

This place has a small but interesting menu and the quality of the food is excellent. The service is very friendly with helpful suggestions on food and wine selections. Good for a nice meal or a could of drinks and a game of pool. .

Thank Mocdockoc
Reviewed February 3, 2018 via mobile

We booked the function section of stray neighbour. We had about 45 guests and a nice large space to accommodate them including booths a pool table and a small fire place. The venue was great and the food we received as part of a package...More

Thank Lauren T
Reviewed October 10, 2017

We have been before and the 4-star rating remains. Good service (although one waitress was somewhat ambivalent I thought); the other was very chirpy and helpful and really looked after us well. We opted for a 'feed-me' menu where everything is chosen for you -...More

1  Thank PamAlbury
Reviewed June 10, 2017 via mobile

A party of us recently dined at Stray Neighbour, great food and service. The atmosphere is perfect to chat over dinner and drinks. Would recommend this place.

1  Thank corinamoo
Reviewed April 11, 2017

We were drawn to the place as it was having a beer brewing info night with one of our favourite micro breweries. The Stray Neighbour did this every Tuesday in March. We stayed for the food which was delicious and the friendly service could not...More

1  Thank ejay74
Reviewed April 10, 2017

We eat here on a regular basis because the food is great, love the choice of drinks and great staff.

1  Thank helrob2017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
After-hours, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
3:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
3:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 463-467 Plenty Rd, Preston, Darebin, Victoria 3072, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Darebin  >  Preston
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9471 1948
Stray Neighbour is a fully licensed bar and restaurant. We offer different spaces for all variety of visitors: bar hoppers, groups and diners - with a bar, dining area, booth seating, beer garden, pool table and open fireplace. We have 12 beer taps rotating seasonally with local beers, a predominantly Australian wine list, classic and house cocktails. Our menu is European-inspired using quality, seasonal produce and a simple, clean, fresh food philosophy, with daily specials and bar snacks.
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