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The Crimean - CLOSED

351 Queensberry St, Melbourne, Victoria 3051, Australia
+61 3 9329 3353
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
10 Oct 2015
“Nice food, nice ambiance, good music, good service.”
20 Mar 2015
“New owners- now a 'gastro pub'”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Spanish, Eastern European
351 Queensberry St, Melbourne, Victoria 3051, Australia
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Reviewed 10 October 2015

We went here for dinner last night. Bobbie Peels is an old pub that has been turned into a restaurant. Bobbie Peels is it's latest incarnation. The space is open and there are plenty of seating options. The customer service from the barman/owner(?) was very...More

Thank Peter G
Reviewed 20 March 2015

The old Crimean closed a few months ago and has reopened in the last few weeks (March 2015). The menu is no longer Eastern European- it is a gastro pub. They still have some of the dumplings but sadly not as nice as they used...More

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Reviewed 10 December 2014

We had an interstate visitor and wanted a place where we could sit and talk. Some reviews of the Crimean suggested this might suit and it did in that regard. It is an old pub and looks it on the outside. The inside features dark...More

Thank Mike255100
Reviewed 23 October 2014

Wonderful to discover a great restaurant offering new flavours and something just a little different from the familiar delights of Melbourne dining. We shared unbelievably delicious (vego) dumplings and a couple of the "small dishes" (calamari salad and the beetroot with fetta) as we weren't...More

Thank Pigeon78
Reviewed 21 October 2014 via mobile

I have been to this restaurant twice now and absolutely love the interesting flavour combinations. It is best to go with a few people so that you can enjoy several dishes. I highly recommend the beef and pork pelmeni (dumplings), deep fried cauliflower and the...More

Thank Panda_eyes66
Reviewed 8 August 2014

This place seems quirky. Great fit out but quite dark and noisy when the restaurant is full. Went there with a group of girl friends. The outside of the restaurant is quite deceiving as I thought we were going to a very rundown pub. But...More

Thank koko201200
Reviewed 4 August 2014

17 of us attended for my birthday and had the Crimean banquet - excellent food - good selection of dishes and plenty of it. Service was excellent especially considering the size of the guest list - the night was memorable for all the right reasons...More

Thank HawkTraveller
Reviewed 13 April 2014

I have been to The Crimean 4 times over the last several years and have loved each occasion.Their food is delicious. The dumplings, in particular are just divine! This time I had the lamb and my companions had the salmon and seafood soup-all very delicious....More

Thank sarah n
Reviewed 2 March 2014 via mobile

An enjoyable few beers and yummy cocktails then dinner at this lovely Eastern European pub. Would recommend. The dark timbers are homely and varied bottles of European spirits are put to good use by the friendly staff when mixing unique cocktails . The meal was...More

Thank Hogg4
Reviewed 17 February 2014

I had few expectations when l rocked up to meet a friend for an after work drink at this somewhat battered old pub. But open the door and everything just zings- from the friendly welcome from all staff to the wonderful quirky spaces everywhere. The...More

Thank holidaydreamer066
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
6:30 PM - 12:00 AM
6:30 PM - 12:00 AM
6:30 PM - 12:00 AM
6:30 PM - 12:00 AM
6:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 351 Queensberry St, Melbourne, Victoria 3051, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9329 3353
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