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19 Acdc Lane | Off Flinders Lane Between Collins and Exhibition, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ceviche” (163 reviews)
“anticuchos” (16 reviews)
“fish skewers” (15 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM Hours
Peruvian, Latin, South American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
19 Acdc Lane | Off Flinders Lane Between Collins and Exhibition, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Busy restaurant which is always a good sign, seated and greeted professionally and commenced with the obligatory Piso Sour. Drinks arrived promptly and menu was explained. food was excellently presented and flavourful Alpaca Croquettes - great TIRADITO DE CORBINA - kingfish ceviche - good however...More

Thank finderdiner
Reviewed 1 week ago

Definitely one to add to your list, Pastuso has the perfect Melbourne location at the end of AC/DC lane, and adventurous cocktail list and interesting food. We let the chef feed us, and we couldn't make it to dessert - as our bellies were too...More

Thank Sarah R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had the octopus ceviche, the quinoa home-made bread and the kale salad accompanied with a Pisco sour drink. Everything I tried was super delicious and thoughtfully prepared and served. The place is buzzing with people on a Friday evening. As I was sitting at...More

Thank Krassimira
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A colleague and I had an excellent lunch from the sharing style menu. The ceviche of king fish was very good and the pork main dish was excellent. Service was great and tried a very nice Pinot noir that I have not had before. Would...More

Thank aquarianmark
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Looking for an interesting late lunch (3.30pm) after a movie on a Sunday afternoon .... we decided to explore a Peruvian experience at the end of iconic Melbourne AC/DC Lane. It’s lovely to find a quieter restaurant with more flexible dining times where we can...More

Thank Viviann B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Two of us went for Sunday lunch and absolutely loved it. We always share plates when we eat out wherever possible so this restaurant was perfect. We started out with 6 oysters natural. Then we had 3 of their large selection of ceviche dishes -...More

Thank Knills
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was great, I especially loved the prawns and the barramundi was superb. The deserts were quiet rich and a small taste was enough to satisfy. The service was good but our waitress clearly wasn’t having a good night, either that or she hates...More

Thank tuesdayjones
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After exploring the street graffitis at Melbourne AC/DC, I decided to try the Peruvian cuisine ....being a solo diner, I was advised by the service staff to try 2 smaller portions rather than the mains...my comments: (1) Peruano: the red snapper fish meat cubes are...More

Thank Daydreamer2998
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A gem. The ambience is nice and the food is excellent. The steak is particularly impressive. Service was just great.

Thank alicegrey2018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The wonderful finds hiding in Melbourne laneways! This restaurant is outstanding. Fortunately we booked as on a Monday night it’s was very busy. Tucked down a laneway in central Melbourne we found Pastuso and what a find. We went with the chief’s selection and it...More

Thank Sulifamily
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city: cafes, bars, restaurants and boutiques,
throbbing with conversation and espresso coffee. You
never quite know what you’ll find around the next
corner: cobblestone alleys, old beer barrel hoists and
even vats of simmering organic soup. There is the air
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17 February 2017|
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Response from Tim H | Reviewed this property |
Ours was great - did you complain to manager?
17 February 2017|
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Response from lisaR7472WY | Reviewed this property |
We had an excellent meal and the service was fine but when we said we wouldn't be tipping the waiter turned mean. If the service is above and beyond then I am inclined to tip but in Australia it is not an expectation and we... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Acdc Lane | Off Flinders Lane Between Collins and Exhibition, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: 96624556
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