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Waterfront Southgate

Southgate Avenue | Shop 20/3, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia
+61 3 9686 9766
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (165 reviews)
“chowder” (35 reviews)
“steak” (155 reviews)
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Japanese, Seafood, European, Australian, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Southgate Avenue | Shop 20/3, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great location. . All restaurants on southbank are very expensive. . So if u want the view then expect to pay !!! But the food is exceptional. .. i tried various restaurants at southbank all pricey but Waterfront had the best food .. the service...More

Thank Dave A
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My fiance and I came here for an early Friday night dinner, and were given a cosy table outside under the heaters. The service we were given was faultless and very attentive. The food was absolutely amazing and delicious. Best Chocolate Fondant ever!!! Love this...More

Thank nelley01
Reviewed 6 days ago

Had a wonderful meal to celebrate a birthday. The service staff were impeccable; friendly and helpful. The food itself was tasty and well presented. We were sitting in a booth and had a great vista of both inside and outside. The seafood was great and...More

Thank Rallitsa
Reviewed 1 week ago

We didn't get there until about 8pm but the place was still very busy and we had a table outside but they had some great heaters and so it wasn't cold at all and the view over the river and of the city lights was...More

Thank Nicole H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice food great location, we had a very good waiter from Greek origin. Paella was good flavour and our starters were also up level. Very Nice wine list only little over priced... This should Be looked in to !

Thank Bjorn R
Reviewed 1 week ago

The good service and food should be expected at an establishment that charge the prices the Waterfront does. Have dined here before and would again.

Thank bam1748
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had eaten here a few times now and it's always a winner. Love taking special friends and overseas visitors here as the setting is perfect for a great Melbourne culinary experience. My favourite dish is the calamari !

Thank 1965TC
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent restaurant overlooking the restaurant. Good attentive service, tasty steaks and large selection of seafood. One of the best in Melbourne

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My cousin, his wife and I decided to have lunch together on the spur of the moment. I had stayed the night before at The Langham so was looking for something close. It was Mother's Day and we didn't have a booking but were blown...More

Thank Denise D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The salmon entree with beetroot was great. The 400gm Rib on the bone was the best steak i have ever eaten. Absolutely amazing. Cooked and seasoned to perfection. Words cannot describe how good. You have to experience that if you are a steak connisieur.

Thank W9991RApauld
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How far are you from Hamer hall
4 March 2017|
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Response from chestermax | Reviewed this property |
Its not far, depending on what shoes you are wearing!!!. I can't give you approx. length but its an easy walk.
sarah d
Would this restaurant be good for a 21st?
8 November 2016|
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Response from Ross M | Reviewed this property |
Sure dependant on the numbers. Great food and service. I suggest calling them first to see what they could arrange.
Alistair S
can you BYO wine?
27 August 2016|
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Response from Hoffy25 | Reviewed this property |
They have a very extensive wine list and I don't remember seeing BYO. Best to phone and ask.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$50
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Southgate Avenue | Shop 20/3, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9686 9766
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A prestigious seafood restaurant with river view and heated alfresco area. Waterfront, would satisfy every guest that seeks either a relaxed romantic dinner or an aged chargrilled steak with glass of wine from Waterfront's extensive wine selection.