La Gallina is a family owned & operated restaurant, situated in Mt Alexander Road, Essendon.
It has been an iconic venue in the Essendon district and continues to build its reputation as one of the leading charcoal chicken restaurants in the area.
We have a passion for delivering delicious, mouth-watering food & intimate, high quality customer service. Our carefully selected menu is testament to our dedication for sourcing the best local quality meat & freshest ingredients to ensure great, wholesome food. While serving up delicious charcoal chicken is our passion, we are also known for a variety of other appetising dishes including our crispy hot chips, fresh salads, tasty dips, homemade pasta, hearty seafood & authentic gyros.
We pride ourselves on building strong ties to the community & gain much satisfaction by immersing ourselves within it. So whether you want to celebrate an event with a selection of our platters, take the kids out for a quick meal, or simply pick up some chicken and chips on the go, you can be assured you’ll get tasty, quality food and sincere, friendly service at La Gallina charcoal chicken.