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Lamaro's Hotel, South Melbourne, AU-VIC

Lamaro's Hotel

4.7
4.7
840 Reviews
$A41 to $A100
Modern Australian
"Truly a wonderful pub is Lamaro’s, run by experts that embrace hospitality."
Tony Leonard, 3AW
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Broadsheet's Top 5 Gastropubs in Melbourne 2019 & 2020
3AW's Pub Of The Year 2019

Lamaro's Hotel is an iconic Gastro-pub located in leafy Cecil Street in South Melbourne.

Let one of Melbourne's favourite chefs, Geoff Lindsay (Dandelion/Pearl) take you on a gourmet journey with his creative modern Australian menu. Either dine in the opulent surrounds of our restaurant or relax in our old world bar.

With a boutique extensive wine list and 12 craft beers on tap there is something to please every taste and palate.

Private dining rooms available and functions welcome.

A must visit venue for any food, wine and beer lovers.

We're close to Albert Park Lake and just 100m stroll from Bridport Street light rail (Tram no. 96) and South Melbourne's bus

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2 people

10:00 p.m.


Booked 21 times today
Experiences are available.

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Private dining

Private dining

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Dining areas

Additional information

  • Dining style
    Casual Elegant
  • Price
    $A41 to $A100
  • Cuisines
    Modern Australian, Gastro Pub, Steak
  • Hours of Operation
    Mon–Wed 12:00 pm–12:00 am Thu–Sat 12:00 pm–1:00 am Sun 12:00 pm–11:00 pm
  • Phone number
    (03) 9690 3737
  • Payment Options
    AMEX, Diners Club, JCB, Mastercard, Visa
  • Dress Code
    Smart Casual
  • Executive Chef
    Phillip Davenport
  • Catering
    Full a la carte menu featuring modern Australian cuisine. Bar menu available
  • Private party facilities
    Whether you are looking for a private room for a special event, a semi-private space for a casual catch up, or wish to book out the entire dining space, we will make your event one to remember.
  • Private party contact
    Functions: (03) 9690 3737
  • Neighbourhood
    South Melbourne
  • Cross Street
    Bridport Street
  • Parking Details
    Ample free and metered parking on Cecil Street, Bridport Street & Raglan Street
  • Public Transit
    Close to Clarendon St trams (no12 & 1) and light rail stop 130a (Raglan St) (no96)
  • Entertainment
    Sunday Sessions with Dominic Cincotta.
  • Additional
    Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Gender Neutral Restroom, Gluten-free Options, Indoor Fireplace, Late Night, Outdoor Smoking Area, Private Room, Takeout, Vegan, Wheelchair Access, Wine
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Experiences

  • John Duval Wine Dinner

    A$150.00 per person

    Prepaid

    Multiple dates available
    7 WINES | 3- COURSE MENU | 27th of JUNE | 6:30PM ARRIVAL John Duval truly personifies Australian shiraz wine. As Chief Winemaker at Penfolds wines, John's 1990 Grange ranks as one of the 20th Century's hallmark wines. After establishing Duval Wines in 2003, with winner after winner of both shiraz and shiraz/grenache/mataro blends - ulitizing some of the world's oldest Sth. Rhone French varieties - John and eldest son Tim continue to excel in these particularly fabulous Barossa Valley styles. Join us on Thursday June 27th in which the Lamaro's team and son-of-a-gun Tim Duval explore some icon John Duval wines, matched to a superb three-course meal.
    John Duval Wine Dinner photo

What 840 people are saying

Overall ratings and reviews

Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant

4.7
4.7 based on recent ratings
  • 4.7Food
  • 4.7Service
  • 4.5Ambience
  • 4.4Value

NoiseEnergetic

Loved For

  • Melbourne

    Modern Australian

  • Inner South

    Best Overall

  • Inner South

    Best Food

  • Inner South

    Good for business meals

  • Inner South

    Good for business meals

  • Inner South

    Good for groups

  • Inner South

    Great for fine wines

  • Inner South

    Most Booked

840 Reviews
  1. OpenTable Diner

    Melbourne

    5 reviews

    5.0

    5 reviews

    Dined 2 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Always a great experience. Great food and wine and wonderful service. 👍🏼👍🏼

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  2. PhilipR

    Melbourne

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 3 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Staff were great and food and service brilliant. Top night!
    Lamaro's HotelResponded 2 days ago
    Thanks for the fantastic 5 star review Philip. We pride ourselves on our fabulous service, awesome food and great ambience and we are fortunate to have such a brilliant team at Lamaro's Hotel. Thanks again for the support and we look forward to seeing you again soon at Lamaro's. Warm Regards Paul Dimattina & Team

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  3. OpenTable Diner

    Melbourne

    3 reviews

    4.0

    3 reviews

    Dined 7 days ago

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 5
    Very inviting dinning area. Service excellent and food very good.

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  4. OpenTable Diner

    Melbourne

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on June 10, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Service was outstanding, food was excellent. Highly recommend.
    Lamaro's HotelResponded on June 11, 2024
    Thank you for the 5 stars! We are so glad you had such a wonderful time dining with us. Thank you for your support and we look forward to seeing you again soon at Lamaro's. Warm Regards, Paul Dimattina & Team

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  5. PeterC

    Los Angeles

    2 reviews

    3.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on June 10, 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 1
    Beef was amazing, thin Chips were terrible - part cooked not crispy - maybe sitting undercooked for too long. Very quite no atmosphere - I feel you need a lighting person in to advise and it would be dramatic.

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  6. JaneR

    Melbourne

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on June 8, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Arguably Melbourne’s best long lunch location. Exceptional service and food!
    Lamaro's HotelResponded on June 10, 2024
    We concur! Thank you for the wonderful review Jane. We pride ourselves on our consistency, fabulous service, awesome food, great ambience and are fortunate to have such a brilliant team at Lamaro's Hotel. Thank you for the support and we look forward to welcoming you again soon. Warm Regards Paul Dimattina & Team

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  7. OpenTable Diner

    Melbourne

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on June 7, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Great atmosphere in a warm and welcoming hotel. Extensive wine list served by knowledgeable staff. Food selection is comprehensive to cover all tastes. Empty plates and glasses sums it all up.
    Lamaro's HotelResponded on June 10, 2024
    Thank you for the glowing review. We are grateful to have such a wonderful team here at Lamaro's. Thank you for dining with us. We appreciate your support and look forward to welcome you again soon. Warm Regards, Paul Dimattina & Team

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  8. OpenTable Diner

    Melbourne

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on June 4, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    STEAK STEAK STEAK Always great service. Thank you
    Lamaro's HotelResponded on June 5, 2024
    Thanks for the fantastic review. We pride ourselves on our fabulous service, awesome food and great ambience and we are fortunate to have such a brilliant team at Lamaro's Hotel. Our Steaks cooked on our Wood-Fired grill are absolutely delicious!! Thanks again for the support and we look forward to seeing you again soon at Lamaro's. Warm Regards Paul Dimattina & Team

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  9. OpenTable Diner

    Melbourne

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on June 2, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    Lunch Sunday afternoon on cold day Service was excellent Food was very good and tasteful but slightly overpriced but reasonable Atmosphere and decor was first class An extremely enjoyable time was had a good time by all We will return
    Lamaro's HotelResponded on June 10, 2024
    Thank you for the lovely review anonymous. We are glad we could warm you up and brighten your spirits on a cold day. We appreciate your support and look foward to welcoming you again soon. Warm regards, Paul Dimattina & Team

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  10. SallyN

    Melbourne

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on June 2, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    I had your signature veal schnitzel dish with white slaw. It was incredible! Definitely be back for more. Sal
    Lamaro's HotelResponded on June 3, 2024
    Thanks for the fantastic review Sally. We pride ourselves on our fabulous service, awesome food and great ambience and we are fortunate to have such a brilliant team at Lamaro's Hotel. Our Veal Schnitzel is a signature dish and an absolute stand out meal!! Thanks again for the support and we look forward to seeing you again soon at Lamaro's. Warm Regards Paul Dimattina & Team

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FAQs

Lamaro's Hotel offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (03) 9690 3737.

Lamaro's Hotel is rated 4.7 stars by 840 OpenTable diners.

Lamaro's Hotel does offer gift cards which you can purchase here.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

Make a reservation

2 people

10:00 p.m.


Booked 21 times today
Experiences are available.

Order delivery or takeout

Google Map for Lamaro's Hotel

279 Cecil St, South Melbourne, AU-VIC 3205

Dining areas

Additional information

  • Cross Street
    Bridport Street
  • Neighbourhood
    South Melbourne
  • Hours of Operation
    Mon–Wed 12:00 pm–12:00 am Thu–Sat 12:00 pm–1:00 am Sun 12:00 pm–11:00 pm
  • Price
    $A41 to $A100
  • Cuisines
    Modern Australian, Gastro Pub, Steak
  • Dining style
    Casual Elegant
  • Dress Code
    Smart Casual
  • Parking Details
    Ample free and metered parking on Cecil Street, Bridport Street & Raglan Street
  • Public Transit
    Close to Clarendon St trams (no12 & 1) and light rail stop 130a (Raglan St) (no96)
  • Payment Options
    AMEX, Diners Club, JCB, Mastercard, Visa
  • Executive Chef
    Phillip Davenport
  • Entertainment
    Sunday Sessions with Dominic Cincotta.
  • Additional
    Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Gender Neutral Restroom, Gluten-free Options, Indoor Fireplace, Late Night, Outdoor Smoking Area, Private Room, Takeout, Vegan, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Phone number
    (03) 9690 3737
  • Catering
    Full a la carte menu featuring modern Australian cuisine. Bar menu available
  • Private party facilities
    Whether you are looking for a private room for a special event, a semi-private space for a casual catch up, or wish to book out the entire dining space, we will make your event one to remember.
  • Private party contact
    Functions: (03) 9690 3737
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