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La Bodega

8.9/10
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12 Fitzroy St, 3182 St Kilda (VIC)See map

Average price A$30

Wednesday Special Beef Cheeks A$20

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Restaurant menu

  • Average price A$30
Paella
A$28
Arborio rice with Australian prawns, scallops, mussels, calamari & chorizo cooked in saffron stock. Served with rocket, parmesan cheese and Tajin Salad.
Gumbo
A$28
Australian prawns, scallops, mussels, calamari & fish tossed in a Cajun style tomato sauce. Served with steamed rice.
Roast Cauliflower
A$24
Roasted with olive oil & creole spice, served on white bean dip, pepitas, coriander & lime. Served with Plantain chips.
Taco Treat Mondays! A$15
This preset menu includes: Tacos - Any Combination - Per Taco (Minimum 3) + Sangria from 5pm

Dietary options

Gluten free, Vegan, Vegetarian dishes

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Reviews

8.9/10
Fabulous123 reviews
8.9/10

Food

9.3/10

Service

8.5/10

Ambience

9-10

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Only users who have booked on the platforms or a booking module of TheFork group and who have dined in this restaurant can leave a rating, with or without a review.

  • Anup P.
    Anup P.

    July 31, 20227 reviews

    10/10
  • Sam C.
    Sam C.

    July 25, 20223 reviews

    10/10

    Second visit, wonderful experience as before, friendly and welcome service, excellent fusion food, beef cheek was succulent, tacos were delicious too, especially beef and pork tacos.

  • Kim R.
    Kim R.

    July 17, 20222 reviews

    10/10

    Great find. Hosts were tremendous. We loved tostadas, paella and pork tacos. Food sizes and quantity were perfect. Margaritas topped off a fab night!

  • Chris R.
    Chris R.

    July 14, 20223 reviews

    10/10

    Excellent food, we tried Paella, Gumbo, Jerk Chicken & Pork Quesadillas, all were devoured. The friendly owner waa a great host.

  • Yuka i.
    Yuka i.

    July 9, 202211 reviews

    10/10

    we had the pleasure of finding this gem of a place and will definitely be retuning! The service was warm and friendly and the variety of food served was also amazing! we will be back for sure!

  • Vickie M.
    Vickie M.

    July 8, 202217 reviews

    9.5/10
  • Steve W.
    Steve W.

    July 2, 20227 reviews

    10/10

    A little gem of a restaurant. Great food and excellent service from the owner. Highly recommend.

  • Simone Y.
    Simone Y.

    June 30, 20225 reviews

    9.5/10
  • June L.
    June L.

    June 29, 202215 reviews

    10/10
  • Lindray v.
    Lindray v.

    June 27, 20226 reviews

    10/10

    Great experience

  • Eva G.
    Eva G.

    June 18, 202219 reviews

    6.5/10

    Pleasant evening but not somewhere I would go back to. Paella lacked seasoning, pizzazz

  • Rob D.
    Rob D.

    June 15, 202269 reviews

    8/10

    We were after an authentic food experience from the Dominican Republic. All dishes were fully flavorful and delicious. A great dining experience

  • Melissa T.
    Melissa T.

    June 4, 202215 reviews

    9/10
  • Sam C.
    Sam C.

    May 30, 20223 reviews

    10/10
  • Angelo C.
    Angelo C.

    May 29, 202223 reviews

    10/10

    A great little find... I haven't been to St Kilda for many years and it was a real bonus to find this place. Great food, friendly staff and great service. What more can you ask for:)

  • Elaine T.
    Elaine T.

    May 29, 202228 reviews

    8.5/10
  • Samuel A.
    Samuel A.

    May 29, 20229 reviews

    9.5/10

    Excellent, authentic food from DR. Highly recommended! Warm, welcoming service and comfort food to satisfy.

  • Kenji C.
    Kenji C.

    May 29, 20223 reviews

    9.5/10

    Lovely service , excellent food. Will be back

  • Daniel P.
    Daniel P.

    May 28, 20228 reviews

    10/10

    Great atmosphere with a real South American/Latin vibe. Delicious food, friendly staff and great service. Fantastic restaurant for St Kilda.

  • Leonora C.
    Leonora C.

    May 28, 20227 reviews

    10/10

    We had tostones, corn ribs, la bodega burger and bunuelos. All dishes were great & service is very attentive.

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More information

Opening time
Open today

Monday
04:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
Closed
Wednesday
04:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
04:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
04:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Sunday
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM

How to get to the restaurant

12 Fitzroy St, 3182, St Kilda (VIC), Australia

Public transport

Fitzroy Street Tram

About the restaurant

Melbourne's new vibrant bar/restaurant with fresh decor, happy chilled vibe, spicy Latin music and South American fusion food

Features

, Tapas, , Bachelor party, Birthday, , , Good for groups, , , Father's Day, , TheFork Festival

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