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₱₱ - ₱₱₱Barbecue, , American
456 High St, Preston, Darebin, Victoria 3072, Australia
+61 3 9973 3577
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good29%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“brisket” (14 reviews)
“doughnuts” (10 reviews)
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Barbecue, Australian, American, Gluten Free Options
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
456 High St, Preston, Darebin, Victoria 3072, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Driving looking for a cafe/restaurant to have lunch. Picked Dexters as it had a crowd in. Sat outside. Selected the pulled pork in a bun and my partner had the crispy chicken. Both were delicious. So good in fact that we wanted a repeat. The...More

Thank RPReid
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Living around Preston/Réservoir it was the opportunity to try this new place and a great change from all the Asian, Indien or Middle East restaurants that this area has got to offer. I had read the good reviews about this place and was quite curious...More

Thank Christine P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We ate with our frown kids at Dexters 5 nights ago, at their suggestion. Despite the build up it did not disappoint. There are mostly meat dishes that are beautifully done---both tasty and innovative. We all shared and the beef brisket was our favourite along...More

Thank passdeplate
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

We went to check it out as it received rave reviews and I was looking for a good meat and lamb place of difference. The hot meat doughnut and the smoked beef was good but the baked lamb shoulder was bad ( very strong lamb...More

Thank jackcl
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Always fabulous food and cocktails and plenty of it . I had steak this time , my only comment would be a bit rare for me ! Next time I’ll ask for cooked a bit more . ! Brisket was fabulous as was mash and...More

Thank Exploration3585
Reviewed 19 August 2018

My son took me to this place for a late Mothers day dinner. It was July, but I had broken my leg in May. He kept raving about it. I'm sure he wanted to go and I was just an excuse! Well- wow- what can...More

Thank Alison D
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

3rd time I’ve been here. You can tell the creators take pride in their food. Absolutely amazing! Nothing more to say...

Thank Westyjw
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Came here for dinner and was not disappointed! We got the Kentucky fried cauliflower, smoked lamb rib, point end brisket and caramel short rib! Every single dish was so delicious and the meat was cooked to absolute perfection! The main dishes also came with the...More

Thank victoriajaynee01
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

My partner and I were very impressed with the food at Dexter. Everything we ordered was delicious. It’s simple food but very nice bbq. The mushrooms were also great!

Thank Greer T
Reviewed 2 August 2018

I took my mother there for lunch for her birthday and we both loved it. The meat donuts was something new and we enjoyed them.

Thank hammer101
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Lily M
19 October 2016|
Response from SASolutions | Reviewed this property |
I don't know as I don't work there - certainly worth asking directly as it was a great venue
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 456 High St, Preston, Darebin, Victoria 3072, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Darebin  >  Preston
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9973 3577
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