Where to find a good Parma in the Yarra Valley & Dandenong Ranges

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3 May 2021

We recently went on the search to find the Best Parma of the Yarra Valley & Dandenong Ranges and we just have to share the insider knowledge on Australia's food of choice. Here are our top recommendations...

Coldstream Brewery, Coldstream

We have to start with the 2021 crowned 'Best Parma of the Yarra Valley & Dandenong Ranges', Coldstream Brewery! With a generous serving, the portions of cheese, sauce, ham and chicken are all in order and not to mention the triple cooked chips - have we got you drooling yet?

"The Coldstream brewery Parma is in my top 3 of all Parma’s in Melbourne. This is something that comes with a lot of responsibility and should be highly regarded. There has been time where I have dreamt of when I would meet this Parma again. The Parma is nothing short of generous. If you opt for the full, that is exactly how you will be leaving. the Coldstream brewery Parma is the perfect balance of cheese and sauce ratio to chicken. The tomato sauce tastes like it was made by Jesus himself. Hats off to the chef." - Michael

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Alpine Retreat Hotel, Warburton

If you're visiting Warburton, you best be stopping at the Alpine Retreat Hotel. They have over a dozen types of parmas including vegetarian and vegan versions. Pro tip - Wednesday is parma night and every parma is $20. Bookings are recommended.

"A large range of mouthwatering Parmas at very reasonable price. My favorite is the meat lovers Parma and its exquisite blend of flavors. I intend to taste every Parma on the menu" - Frank

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Yarra Valley Grand Hotel, Yarra Glen

The Yarra Valley Grand Hotel must be Yarra Glen's best kept secret with many suggesting it's the juiciest parma they have ever had as well as the best value. Give them a go!

"The parma here is huge, tasty and melts in the mouth!" - Roberta

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Micawber Tavern, Belgrave

The chefs over at Micawber Tavern serve up a scrumptious parma, salad and chips that will have you dreaming of it until you can return to the Dandenong Ranges again. Oh, and before we forget - they have options so try and keep your fomo at bay!

"Lovely staff who are very friendly and their meals are scrumptious! Best parmy out!" - Leanne

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Golden Hills Brewery, Diamond Creek

Golden Hills Brewery scored an 11/10 from a devoted fan and we can't argue with that. Paired with an aesthetic venue and delicious beer the parma is obviously getting the treatment fit for a king!

"Best Parma my partner and I have had in the Yarra Valley. We’ve travelled here twice now, and can’t wait until we’re back here again enjoying another one. Massive meal, always amazing parmas" - Elley

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Terminus Hotel, Healesville

The 'Outback' parma came highly recommended from the Terminus Hotel, Healesville noting that the portions are big, filling and delicious.

"The Outback parma at the Term wins by a mile👌" - Dave

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York on Lilydale, Lilydale

The York on Lilydale has won some hearts with it's friendly customer service and succulent parma.

"Great Parma, ambiance and staff makes the perfect package" - Leigh

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