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Vargas Restaurant & Bar

10-14 Centre Road, Tullamarine, Victoria 3045, Australia
+61 3 9933 5111
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good43%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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5:30 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
10-14 Centre Road, Tullamarine, Victoria 3045, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve visited this restaurant a few times now when staying at the hotel. The steak is fantastic - perfectly cooked with a flavoursome char crust and great sides (chips and salad). Meals are large portions, but I found some room to try a steaming hot...More

Thank Lisee10
Reviewed 7 June 2018

Always busy so make sure you book if you want to eat in the restaurant. Small bar where you can order bar snacks and pizza etc if the restaurant is booked out

Thank Ross H
Reviewed 5 June 2018

Having stayed at the Holiday Inn for an early flight, we dined at Vargas in the hotel and had the best meals imaginable. The Atlantic crispy skin salmon was cooked to perfection, as was the barramundi. Both were presented in a beautiful manner and enjoyed...More

Thank Patti V
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

I was disgusted with the whole experience at the Vargas Bar. We were the first people in and had our order taken promptly. The place filled, people ate and we sat there. After an hour I alerted the waiter to our lack of food. He...More

Thank LinLee2016
Holiday Inn I, Director of Sales at Vargas Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

Dear LinLee2016, Thank you for taking the time to share your review following your recent visit to Vargas Restaurant & Bar. I would like to take this opportunity to apologise for your unfortunate experience in the restaurant. Your valuable feedback will be discussed with the...More

Reviewed 16 May 2018

Ordered the grilled burger room service, expected a lukewarm soggy meal, was presently surprised! My meal arrived promptly, it was piping hot, burger and fries were freshly cooked, salad was still fresh. Could be close to the best burger I've eaten. Wish i took a...More

Thank sm21blue
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Wow. Long day, hecti schedule. Looking forward to a relaxed dinner. No tables available for 45 minutes. Book and wait! We will call your room! (There were 9 tables available) I waited in foyer. Kept checking having a little look /still 7 tables empty. Another...More

3  Thank Worldwidediner
Reviewed 1 May 2018

We stayed in house before our early morning flight and had a good meal at Vargas. We had the ribeye and the lamb rack. Both cooked perfectly and well presented. Looking around all the meals appeared great and there were lots of compliments to be...More

Thank Graeme M
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

My family and i had dinner here whilst staying overnight at the hotel. Between us we had the lamb, butter chicken, calamari, kids beef burger and chicken and corn soup. Everything was excellent the food and the service. Very impressed.

Thank hanalepip
Reviewed 2 March 2018

Dinner was soso I did not enjoy it that much. I had the butter chicken and my partner had a chicken dish as well and thought it was soso. But they make an amazing breakfast very delicious and plenty of choices

Thank Roseteagardens
Reviewed 8 February 2018

You know when you're staying in a transit hotel, and you just expect everything to be ho-hum? Well, that's what we had as our expectations when going into the restaurant in our transit hotel (Holiday Inn Melbourne airport). Expectations smashed! All four of us ordered...More

Thank Barreldogs
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10 October 2017|
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Response from Brad H | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is. It is within the Holiday Inn Hotel. Turn Left out of the terminal and follow it till you see Holiday Inn. 5 min walk.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$27
Breakfast, Dinner, Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
5:30 AM - 11:00 PM
5:30 AM - 11:00 PM
5:30 AM - 11:00 PM
5:30 AM - 11:00 PM
5:30 AM - 11:00 PM
5:30 AM - 11:00 PM
5:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10-14 Centre Road, Tullamarine, Victoria 3045, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Tullamarine
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9933 5111
  • This restaurant is at Melbourne Airport (after security)
Vargas Restaurant & Bar is located at Holiday Inn Melbourne Airport. Hotel guests and the public can enjoy a sumptuous food and beverage menu inspired by the best local produce. Convenient Melbourne Airport dining at Vargas Restaurant & Bar includes delicious buffet spreads to keep you fueled while you're in transit. The hotel's complimentary shuttle bus provides easy door-to-door service from airport terminals to the restaurant entrance for maximum ease and convenience. Take advantage of secure on-site parking and avoid expensive airport parking and busy pick up ranks. Offering lunch and dinner as well as a range of snacks in between, Vargas Restaurant & Bar is ideal not only for hotel guests, but also for those picking up friends or family from Melbourne Airport. Come in and enjoy a meal while you wait. Live flight information on the lobby screens will keep you updated on aircraft arrivals and departures.
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