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) #25 of 282 Restaurants in Richmond $$$$ Steakhouse, Barbecue,
61 Bridge Rd | Richmond, Richmond, Yarra, Victoria 3121, Australia
+61 3 9428 5833
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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10:00 - 16:00All hours
Steakhouse, Barbecue, Australian
61 Bridge Rd | Richmond, Richmond, Yarra, Victoria 3121, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant has existed for over 50 years as the Melbourne bench mark as a great steak eatery. The food quality is excellent and the steaks are always cooked to perfection.

Thank Robert T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect Steak...and sausage...YUM.This is one of my must go Restaurant in Melbourne.Highly recommended.

Thank vinceliuwines
Reviewed 15 June 2017

It was great to visit this place Finally ! I heard so much about it. Old School , No Frills and perfect. Obviously been doing it right for years - Awesome steak, fresh bread , simple tasty salad and home made mustard and horseradish. So...More

Thank Wineman68
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

I have been going to Vlados for over 25 years. And yes, it is the best steakhouse in the country and arguably the world. Perfect meat perfectly cooked to ones liking. Long-standing staff who faithfully continue the 50 plus year tradition and high standard of...More

Thank Intrepidtraveller333
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Says a framed sign by an ardent Vlado's fan on the wall, and I agree! When you see Vlado's on the outside, it looks like a quaint little brick house. Once past it's wooden door, you are invited into a cosy steakhouse that has not...More

Thank LinLoTS
Reviewed 13 June 2017

I know that Vlado's has long enjoyed a reputation for being a premier steakhouse in Melbourne. But my advice to travellers is to consider other venues. It's probably 20 years since I last visited Vlado's - and having returned just recently, I was disappointed to...More

Thank Kelly M
Reviewed 7 June 2017

If your seriously into steaks then Vlado's is A MUST!!!!! Recommended to us by our Limo driver, we decided to give it a go. Not a big restaurant and bookings are essential. When we walked in the atmosphere stuck us immediately..... warm, friendly and a...More

Thank BryanFLewis
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Attended with a number of friends, all of whom were impressed by the service and quality of steaks served. We left with no doubt that this is one of Melbournes quality restaurants, it lived up to its reputation for the best steaks in town.

Thank Tony R
Reviewed 4 May 2017

I have been coming back to Vlados since the 80s. I returned again in May 2017 to find the offer is still 10 out of 10.

Thank Simon K
Reviewed 12 April 2017

It's 45 years since I had my office directly opposite Vlado's, and in the golden days of tax-deductible lunches, it was my second home and Vlado Gregorek was a good pal. I blame him for my weight problem! It's terrific to see this second-generation family...More

Thank PeterFrance
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Emma E
15 March 2017|
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Response from David C | Reviewed this property |
Hi Emma, I don't believe they allow BYOW at all, however you could try ringing and asking. Cheers David.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Steakhouse, Barbecue, Australian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61 Bridge Rd | Richmond, Richmond, Yarra, Victoria 3121, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Yarra  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9428 5833
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