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The Baths Upstairs

251 Esplanade, Brighton, Bayside, Victoria 3186, Australia
+61 3 9539 7000
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“spag bol” (3 reviews)
“ox cheek” (2 reviews)
“brownie” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
251 Esplanade, Brighton, Bayside, Victoria 3186, Australia
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1 - 10 of 161 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The food is good-very good, a limited selection well executed. The wine selection is restricted but offers international choices. Wait staff are attentive, polite snd helpful. Views of the Bay are impressive while the Brighton Baths Health Club's bathing structure offers local intetest. Tempo is...More

Thank Donna W
TheBaths1, Manager at The Baths Upstairs, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you Donna for your review, we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had our work Christmas party here last year and re-booked for this years. Both occasions have been great. We have approx. 20 guests with canapes and drinks on arrival in the bar area followed by a more formal dining in the function room. This...More

Thank Linda W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a group of 12 with some international guests. We choose the Baths largely due to location and the view. These did not disappoint but the food was ordinary. My entree was slaw with orange and crispy pork belly crumbs. It was small, and...More

1  Thank PJM15
TheBaths1, Manager at The Baths Upstairs, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi PJM15, Thank you for the feedback, we're disappointed you had this experience. Would you be able to email this through to events@middlebrightonbaths.com.au so we can investigate this for you and get back to you. Kind regards, The Baths Management

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Four women were there to commemorate the passing of a friend. The host ordered Pommery Grand Cru, 2006 at $245 per bottle which was poured warm. When we commented the reply was 'we'll check the temperature of the fridge' sadly no offer of a complimentary...More

1  Thank jonescoleman
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Took husband for a lovely lunch at The Baths for his birthday. Although expensive, the service was amazing and the food was delicious, accompanied by a very well stocked wine cellar. With views overlooking the bay, it is no surprise this venue remains popular for...More

Thank BDC-CityTraveller
TheBaths1, Manager at The Baths Upstairs, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear BDC-CityTraveller, Thank-you for taking the time to write a review. We are pleased to read that you had a great time with us on your last visit. We can't wait to welcome you again at The Baths. Kind Regards, The Baths Management Team

Reviewed 23 October 2017

We recently celebrated our wedding at the Brighton Baths on Sunday 8 Oct 2017. Our day was perfect in every way. What an amazing venue. As with all weddings, there is a lot of planning and organising to be done and it can become quite...More

Thank JennyIssell
TheBaths1, Manager at The Baths Upstairs, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2017

Dear JennyLiyange, Thank-you for taking the time to write a review. We are SO glad that your wedding day was a huge success and that your guests had a great time. We hope to see you at The Baths soon again. Kind Regards, The Baths...More

Reviewed 22 October 2017

We attended a birthday function and thoroughly enjoyed the atmosphere. The Staff were very friendly and attentive; wine glasses never 'ran dry'. The selection of food was really good and steak perfectly cooked.

Thank RCurie
TheBaths1, Manager at The Baths Upstairs, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2017

Hi RCurie, Thank-you for taking the time to write a review. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your last visit with us. We hope to see you at The Baths soon! Kind Regards, The Baths Management Team

Reviewed 19 October 2017

Saturday nod Sundy morning, one can go upstairs at The Baths for breakfast. Same menu and prices as the downstairs cafe - but with the pleasures of lovely service no it comes with a magnificent free view over the sea baths and out to the...More

Thank BenYorkie
TheBaths1, Manager at The Baths Upstairs, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2017

Hi BenYorkie, Thank-you for taking the time to write a review. We are glad to read that you had a lovely breakfast with us on your last visit. We cannot wait to have you again for breakfast! Kind Regards, The Baths Management Team

Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Staff were attentive however we waited a long time for food! We were a large table, prepared to spend on alcohol...DO NOT Spend $90 on the seafood platter! We ordered 2!!! There was nothing on it that was fresh. Extremely disappointed! While I understand as...More

1  Thank Caroline D
TheBaths1, Manager at The Baths Upstairs, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2017

Dear Caroline D, Thank-you for taking the time to write a review. We believe that every single person who walks through the door should have an unforgettable and an enjoyable experience with us. It is only through feedback like yours that we are able to...More

Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed this place. My husband received a promotion at work and I got into university so we were celebrating. We went on a Tuesday and they allow you to bring your own wine for $10, so we brought along a bottle of champagne...More

Thank bellebelle1305
TheBaths1, Manager at The Baths Upstairs, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2017

Hi Bellebelle1305, Thank-you for taking the time to write a review. We are so glad to read that you had a great time with us on your last visit and we hope to see you again soon! Kind Regards, The Baths Management

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Private Dining, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Television
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 251 Esplanade, Brighton, Bayside, Victoria 3186, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Bayside  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9539 7000
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Description
The Baths overlooks Melbourne’s only remaining sea baths, offering fine cuisine and unbeatable service amidst magnificent panoramic views of the city and Port Phillip Bay. The Baths Middle Brighton is a restaurant, cafe and bar that also specialises in individually tailored functions, offering many different experiences within one venue. The Baths is perfect for weddings, cocktail parties, birthdays, anniversaries, conferences, product launches, corporate entertaining.
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