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Claypots Barbarossa

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European bar & seafood grill. An escape from the hustle & bustle of the city. A hideaway from the office. Fresh seafood & healthy salads in high rotation. Budvar lager on tap. Small yet impressive list of half bottles. Local wines by the glass, carafe and bottle. Records, amplifiers & books. Aperitivo Hour Monday to Friday 5:30pm. Live Music (mainly jazz) Wends-Thurs-Fri-Sat evenings Trading Monday to Saturday 11am - 11pm, Sundays 11am - 10pm
US$7 - US$29
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, Lunch
Seafood, Mediterranean, Healthy
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We loved strolling through this quaint little lane and found it at the end. Not very hungry at all but wanting to try a bite we sat outside and enjoyed the music and scenery. Got the mussels, sardines, and plate of sautéed Greens (so Good...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Justsaygrace
Reviewed 4 days ago

What a fantastic place that my wife "stumbled" upon looking for a place to meet and eat with some friends down from Sydney. In fact the Sydney-siders couldn't stop talking about it for the rest of the weekend. We thought it was going to be...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank newda02
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Want a perfect evening with your date ? Want an relaxed evening with your friends and family over a nice wine, some Italian Opera / Songs / Music and Food? This is THE place to be. Ordered a Seafood Claypot, Chicken with Couscous Claypot and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Ozzy-Kunnu
Reviewed 8 December 2018 via mobile

Food is fresh & tasty, we ordered the swordfish, baby snapper & fried prawns. Really tasty food, however the service was very average with no attention to detail. Wrong food delivered & wrong bottle of wine to our table.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank MarkO913
Reviewed 3 December 2018

We had high hopes for Clay Pots , Hardware lane. We pre booked, the Restaurant was about half full. The menu was full of interesting seafood. We placed our order and waited, and waited. Finallly asked where our order was. It had not apparently been...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank williamsD2606TR
Reviewed 30 November 2018

We took our daughter for lunch for my husbands birthday whilst visiting Melbourne! Wow what a friendly welcome form the lovely waitress ,(she even got this old girl 2 cushions for my old body to sit on the hard chairs out front ! )My daughter...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Trevor A
Reviewed 17 November 2018 via mobile

Honestly can't think of a way my experience at this restaurant could be improved. The staff was lovely and accomodating (I have a lot of intolerances but that wasn't a problem), and the food was amazing. Best calamari I've ever had. The portions were also...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank tommasologi
Reviewed 15 November 2018 via mobile

What a superb place! The food was gorgeous, we had the Moroccon claypot and seafood pasta, stunning! This must be the best seafood menu in Melbourne. Even better, a live band playing jazzy-chill music. We ate hear on our last trip to Melbourne and it...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank catrionah3
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Very friendly - in a street of a lot of choices we think we made the right one. Just asked the waitress to bring what she would recommend and the it was a good choice.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Scott J
Reviewed 24 October 2018

Having only eaten previously at Claypots St Kilda I was hopeful that Claypots Barbarossa would live up to its reputation for fresh seafood and great dining and it didn't disappoint. On a warm night Hardware Lane is a great place to sit, eat and watch...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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10 January 2019|
Response from Ozzy-Kunnu | Reviewed this property |
They wouldn't be more than the average price found in most of the restaurants in Melbourne.
3 August 2018|
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Response from Nurul W | Property representative |
Hi. You can find and download our menu from our website. You can find website link in our tripadvisor profile
Narrelle S
6 October 2017|
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Response from Nurul W | Property representative |
Hi Narrelle. Yes we do have many gluten free options. You can choose from our daily fresh seafood dishes, meat or healthy vegetarian dishes. Sorry we don't carry glutton free bread or pasta but we have so many exciting... More
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