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Melba Restaurant

1 Southgate Ave | The Langham, Southbank, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia
+61 3 8696 8888
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, Indian, Seafood, Asian, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1 Southgate Ave | The Langham, Southbank, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My partner took our family (1 year old and two adults) as well as my sister in for a special birthday treat! It was absolutely spectacular!!! The customer service was outstanding my one year old made a huge mess and the waiters discreetly and attentively...More

Thank Babyboobear1992
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Hi If you have friends visiting from overseas or just want an enjoyable buffet lunch the Melba Restaurant is a good restaurant to visit. It overlooks the Yarra River and can cater to large parties. The buffet lunch, whilst expensive, features a range of culinary...More

Thank peter b
Reviewed 5 days ago

We used to come here have a buffet once a year for many years but we have seen a decline in the quality of foods available. Sushi made fresh in front of you, but not as great as it used to be. To make things...More

Thank jeaniesnow
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were told it was an outstanding buffet... esp for seafood... so for the price ($115 pp) we were expecting something special. Unfortunately it really wasn’t. The seafood only consisted of oysters, muscles, prawns and crab, No squid, no bugs, no lobster tails and no...More

Thank Thenewlyweds09
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Breakfast: Every day of our 10 day stay here has been wonderful food, with so many choices to choose from. Fresh fruit and yoghurts, freshly squeezed juices, freshly made pancakes and a chocolate fountain. Bakery section, hot food section with amazing array of choices, eggs...More

1  Thank Tim E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Melba Restaurant puts on a very good buffet meal. Everything is of the highest quality and the selection is very good. Should be noted the meal will cost you over $100.00 per person.

1  Thank John W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are lots to offer even the fussiest eaters. Great sushi and dessert bar. no competition in town for buffet selection

1  Thank rosalines2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Don't usually frequent buffets but shared an afteroon to help raise funds for breastcancer awareness at the Langham. Towers of hot and cold savoury treats on the tables and a large array of pink sweets laid out on a large table to share. The sandwiches...More

Thank Larry S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

At the beautiful Langham Hotel you will find Melba. It is a very deluxe buffet, with a fabulous selection of food. The desserts were a highlight very delish with plenty to choose from in little pots. I had the coffee creme brûlée, raspberry brulee and...More

Thank KBUZ74
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Got to experience the Langham Buffet and Mouth watering unlimited fresh beautiful food! Highlights for us: Sashimi, oysters, duck pancakes, noodle stir frys and the freshly seared wagyu with seafood sauce. My kids loved the brown and white chocolate fountains!

Thank Latham23
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Seema R
24 January 2017|
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Response from OooRoo1 | Reviewed this property |
Contact the hotel directly would be the best bet.
14 June 2016|
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Response from Sue N | Reviewed this property |
Yes the seafood is available for lunch and tea. Very generous and good size prawns, crab and oysters.
Sarah W
31 January 2016|
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Response from Patricia F | Reviewed this property |
I would NEVER wear things and shorts anywhere except in the garden. Smart casual is the go for lunch at the Melba. Take advantage of shopping in Melbourne and buy something nice!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$100
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Good for
Romantic, View, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
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12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Southgate Ave | The Langham, Southbank, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Southbank
  • Neighbourhood: Southbank
  • Phone Number: +61 3 8696 8888
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  • This restaurant is at The Langham, Melbourne
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