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Welcome to Benito's Mount Eliza, if you would like to contact us direct please call - (03) 5975 8060, email info@benitos.com.au or you can write to me in the contact form below and I will get back to you shortly.
Take advantage of our current wedding special: All inclusive package for $79. Ceremony, canapés, 2 course dinner, beverages and so much more. We can also tailor make a package to suit your wedding style.

MENU

ALCOHOL

SPECIALS

WINES

Winter Menu 2017

Starter / Tapas / Small Plates

House made rosemary bread loaf with olive oil and balsamic, olive tapenade and dukkah - 11.9
Soup of the day with garlic bread - 13
Benito's trio of bruschetta- chef will change daily served on sour dough - 14
Garlic pizzette with mozzarella - 10.9
Salt and pepper calamari, salad garnish, garlic aioli, fresh lemon - 15.9
Scallops- roe off, pan seared with pea puree, pancetta crumb, grilled bread - 17
Lamb ribs- sweet and juicy with fresh lemon - 15
Chorizo bombes- fluffy balls of potato, chorizo, chili and mozzarella, rolled in breadcrumbs and served with aioli - 9.9
Pistachio crumbed camembert, lightly fried and served with brandied plum sauce and petit salad - 14
Sweet potato chips with curry aioli - 11.5
Chips with sauce - 7.5

Pizza

Pizza dough freshly made each day.



$15 Margherita- tomato, mozzarella fresh basil

Add extras of your choice.



Main meals/ Large plates

Beef Wellington our way - Cape Grim Eye Fillet 250g cooked medium with sautéed mushrooms, chicken liver and brandy pate, thyme infused pastry, mushroom sauce, chefs choice of vegetables served with your Wellington - 42
Pork Belly and baked apple served with potato of the day, vegetables in season and rosemary-red wine sauce - 30
Sticky Lamb Ribs - with sweet potato chips and side salad and fresh lemon - 30
Lamb Shanks slow braised in Guinness and fresh herbs with sultanas, carrots and red onions, served with mashed potato - 29
Chicken Breast filled with semi dried tomato, spinach and mozzarella, oven baked and finished with white wine sauce served with potato of the day and seasonal vegetables - 29.9
Benito's Chicken Parma, crumbed topped with prosciutto, house made tomato sauce, fresh tomatoes, oregano, mozzarella and camembert with chips and salad - 29.5
Benito’s beer battered fish and chips with chips and salad and finished with house made garlic aioli and fresh lemon - 29
Tempura prawns served with chips and salad and plum sauce - 33
Fresh Atlantic Salmon fillet oven baked with lemon and herbs, finished with orange and cinnamon sauce potato and seasonal vegetables - 35

Steaks

Black Angus aged porterhouse 250g - 33
Wagu Rump 300g fat score + 7 - 39
Cape Grim Rib Eye 400g - 39
Sauces - Mushroom, Red wine, Madagascar, Peppercorn, Garlic butter

(All steaks are served with your choice of sauce, potato of the day and fresh seasonal vegetables)

Pasta/Risotto

Spaghetti Frutte Di Mare, fresh seafood tossed through your choice of sauce - garlic and olive oil or tomato and chili - 29.5
Spaghetti Chorizo, tomato olives, Spanish onion, chili - 24
Spaghetti Carbonara, bacon, egg, onion, garlic, cream - 24
Lasagne Carne, layers of house made pasta sheets, Bolognese sauce, mozzarella, garlic, boiled eggs, peas - 24
Lasagne Vedure, layers of house made pasta, roasted pumpkin, fresh risotto spinach and mozzarella - 24
Risotto Salmone- fresh salmon flesh, lemon, capers, dill, zoodles, splashed with white wine and cream - 28
Risotto Porchetta- twice cooked pork belly, bacon and apple - 26
Risotto Pollo- chicken breast, pumpkin, spinach, oregano, garlic finished with cream - 25
Risotto Pisello- peas, red onions, white beans, cracked pepper, white wine, cream - 23

Desserts

$4 for 1 dessert, $7 for 2 desserts, $10 for 3 desserts
Tiramisu- espresso, Frangelico, sponge finger biscuits, cream, warm chocolate sauce
Champagne Jelly- bubbles with berries
Nutella Bread and Butter Pudding- warm chocolate sauce and vanilla ice cream
Apple and Sultana Calzone- toffee sauce thick cream
Baked Alaska- cake layer, mango ice cream, meringue
Sticky Date Pudding- toffee sauce, vanilla ice cream
Gelato of the day with berries
Cheese nuts and fruit paste
And then there's...
Almond crescent biscuits perfect for coffee - 1.5
Affogato- espresso, liqueur (Frangelico, Kahlua, Baileys) vanilla ice cream almond crescent - 14.5

*Menu subject to change due to seasonal produce*

The Alcohol Menu

Weekly Specials


Tuesday ½ Price Night


½ Price main meals & pasta / risotto

**excludes steak & seafood**



Wednesday Italian Night


$19 Per Person


Includes - Pasta / Risotto, Garlic Bread, Salad & Glass of Wine.

Pasta

Pasta Puttanesca - Olives, garlic, capers and anchovies tossed in tomato sauce
Spaghetti Arrabbiata - Chorizo, basil and garlic in a spicy tomato sauce
House special - Olives, tomato, red onion, garlic and bacon nestled on spaghetti drizzled with olive oil
Bacon and Mushroom Spaghetti - Egg, oregano and cream sauce
Pumpkin and Ricotta Lasagna - with layers of swiss chard, spinach and tomato
Beef Lasagna - Traditional with egg & peas, garlic tomato sauce.

Risotto

Creamy Prawn and Crab risotto finished with spring onions cream and parmesan
Chicken Mushroom Spinach and garlic tossed in a light cream sauce



Thursday Night - Steak Night


Served with chips and salad

Sauces - Pepper, Red Wine, Mushroom, Brown gravey, Garlic Butter.

Entertainment card, Benito's card, Fundraiser gift vouchers or special offers not available with these specials - Thank you for understanding.



Monday to Friday Lunch Menu - $11 per person


$5 for a glass of house wine


Soup of the day served with rustic toast –( add $2 for GF bread)
Fish and Chips –beer battered fish fillet ,chips, salad, lemon, garlic aioli
Chicken and Mushroom Spaghetti - in a light cream sauce
Pumpkin, Spinach and Ricotta Lasagna served with side salad
Pea Risotto- with red onion, white wine, hint of cream, garlic, cracked pepper
Margherita Pizza- tomato sauce, fresh tomato, mozzarella
Add to Pizza -

Salt and Pepper Calamari - red wine vinaigrette spray, salad, lemon, aioli
Italian Loaded Fries- slow braised pork, mozzarella, homemade Italian tomato sauce, basil on top chips
Chicken Sandwich - Grilled Chicken Breast, spinach, tomato, cucumber dressed with aioli, served w. chips
Lamb Ribs - Riblets baked with honey, garlic, rosemary, served with salad chips and fresh lemon. Sweet potato fries with curry aioli

(Not available on Public holidays. No fundraiser or discount vouchers available with lunch menu- Thank you for understanding)

*Menus subject to change due to seasonal produce*

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Restaurant

We are situated on 2 acres of the beautiful Mornington Peninsula owned by the same family for 15 years
We're doing what we love because life's too short not to eat good food. Our chef’s use fresh ingredients and our staff are caring and professional- It’s a team effort

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Wedding & Event Venue

Our signature wedding menu and professional service is a reflection of our love affair with the industry.
It is important that you and your attendees enjoy every aspect of the day Our mature gardens are a lovely back drop for your ceremony and life long photo memories.
We want you and your guests to leave us saying
“We had the best Day”

Contact

benitos mt eliza

Celebrations

We love a party, whether you are celebrating a landmark birthday, engagement, anniversary, reunion, christening, sports presentation or just an overdue get together with friends, you can assure we will pull out all stops to make your celebrations one to remember for ALL of the right reasons

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Business Meetings/
Conferences

Breakfast, lunch and dinner available-7 days a week
½ day and full day events organized
Seating arrangements - Theatre style, Boardroom, Seated up to 100
Projector screen available Full set up
We love to discuss menus and ideas to suit your conference style and budgets- Your input is very important because we know organisations often have a formal criteria to adhere too. We always do our best to fit your requirements.

benitos mt eliza

Benitos

VENUE

1196 Nepean Hwy
Mount Eliza
VIC 3930, Aus

OPENING HOURS

Mon-Fri: 12am - 3pm | 5:30pm till Late
Saturday: Lunch by arrangement | 5:30pm till Late
Saturday: 11:30am - 4pm | Dinner by arrangement

MAP

MENU

FUNCTIONS

BOOKING

CONTACT

+61 3 5975 8060
info@benitos.com.au
facebook / instagram

benitos mt eliza

Restaurant

We are situated on 2 acres of the beautiful Mornington Peninsula owned by the same family for 15 years
We're doing what we love because life's too short not to eat good food. Our chef’s use fresh ingredients and our staff are caring and professional- It’s a team effort

benitos mt eliza

Wedding & Event Venue

Our signature wedding menu and professional service is a reflection of our love affair with the industry.
It is important that you and your attendees enjoy every aspect of the day Our mature gardens are a lovely back drop for your ceremony and life long photo memories.
We want you and your guests to leave us saying
“We had the best Day”

benitos mt eliza

Celebrations

We love a party, whether you are celebrating a landmark birthday, engagement, anniversary, reunion, christening, sports presentation or just an overdue get together with friends, you can assure we will pull out all stops to make your celebrations one to remember for ALL of the right reasons

More

benitos mt eliza

Business Meetings/Conferences

Breakfast, lunch and dinner available-7 days a week
½ day and full day events organized
Seating arrangements - Theatre style, Boardroom, Seated up to 100
Projector screen available Full set up
We love to discuss menus and ideas to suit your conference style and budgets- Your input is very important because we know organisations often have a formal criteria to adhere too. We always do our best to fit your requirements.

benitos mt eliza

VENUE

1196 Nepean Hwy
Mount Eliza
VIC 3930, Aus

OPENING HOURS

Mon-Fri: 12am - 3pm | 5:30pm till Late
Saturday: Lunch by arrangement | 5:30pm till Late
Sunday: 11:30am - 4pm | Dinner by arrangement

MAP

MENU

FUNCTIONS

BOOKING

CONTACT

+61 3 5975 8060
info@benitos.com.au
facebook / instagram