Modern Asian


Specialising in Modern Asian cuisine with a nod to Western presentation and palates, our chef's three course dinner is inspired by fresh, seasonal, local produce and delivers a culinary taste sensation. Enjoy stunning views looking across landscaped mountain gardens, or get close in intimate booths in the Casablanca Lounge.


Oriental Lounge

The Oriental Lounge provides the ultimate romantic and intimate dining experience for couples. In the evening enjoy a three course dinner for two surrounded by sumptuous silken decor and mood lighting. During the day choose a delicious Yum Cha lunch overlooking the landscaped resort gardens. The Restaurant is available for all guests staying one or more nights and when booking any of our unique day spa treatments.

What Couples Say

“This awesome place has exceeded my expectations! From the entrance of the property to the smallest detail-superb!! Thank you for making us feel very special people. The massage was excellent, the food ahh! Thanks for making our 15th Wedding Anniversary worth remembering”

Janette and NagmleniMay 2013

“This incredible place you have here is absolutely breathtaking! Wow, what a unique place in the eastern suburbs. The food and all service were flawless! We will be back and be recommending your stunning Balinese Resort to everyone!”

Luisa and HeathJuly 2013

“What a wonderful hidden oasis, from the minute you drive in it is just WOW! Have enjoyed every minute of our stay, everything is just 1st class, only regret is that we didn't book 2 nights!”

Georgie and Darren23rd Feb 2013


From The Chef

There is nothing more sensual than taste. The right combination of flavours and textures, combined with a romantic atmosphere, will set the fires of romance burning.

Our meals and menus are an eclectic and specially chosen mix of Modern Asian cuisine with a nod to Western presentation and palates. All dishes and flavours are chosen to make your visit to Balinese Retreat unforgettable and to add to the romance of your stay.


Do you have suggestions on ways we can enhance your stay? Do you have feedback on your dining experience? We'd love to hear from you.

Something For Everyone

Seasonal Fruit Salad

Brook Farm Gluten free Muesli | Honey | Natural Yoghurt

Black Quinoa Pudding

Black Quinoa | Chia | Strawberry & Rhubarb Compote | Coconut

Avocado and Smoked Salmon

Poached Egg | Smoked Salmon | Avocado | Goats Curd | Z’aatar | Sourdough Bread
With Compliments

Fresh Juices

Cold Pressed Juice: Orange, Apple & Pear, Watermelon | Mint and Ginger, Ginger Zinger Juice, Green Goddess Juice, Today’s Special Cleansing Juice


Croissants Ciabatta Jams & Butter


Japanese Style Omelette | Sushi Rice | Spinach | Pickled Cucumber

Wild Mushroom

Poached Egg | Mushroom | Parmesan Custard | Marinated Grains | Soft Leaves

Main Event

Bacon | Eggs | Tpmato | Mushroom | Haloumi | Spinach | Sourdough Bread


Freshly ground Espresso, Cappuccino, Latte, Hot Chocolate, English breakfast, or Peppermint


Japanese Gen Mai Cha or Chinese Jasmine Tea
For Carnivors

Chef's choice

Chef's choice of starter


Selection of sushi and sashimi

Tuna croquette with wasabi coleslaw

Slow cooked pork belly (Kakuni)


Black cod saikyo - maki

Gippsland Grass Fed Eye Fillet with apple soy

Duck breast confit with creamy chick pea


Yuzu Granita

Melty chocolate cake

Green Tea/Coffee

Full selection of teas or coffee


Chef's Selection


Agedashi Tofu


Seasonal vegetable red miso stew


Yuzu Granita

Green Tea/Coffee

Time To Escape Together?

14 Mountain Crescent
Montrose, Victoria, 3765

(03) 9737 0413