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Melba Restaurant

1 Southgate Ave | The Langham, Southbank, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia
+61 3 8696 8888
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“seafood” (215 reviews)
“naan bread” (59 reviews)
Open Now
06:30 - 10:30All hours
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 2 days ago

This is the third time we have been here, this time for an anniversary, always fantastic, plenty of space between tables, excellent customer service, very accommodating, huge variety of foods, staff / chefs always happy to talk about the backgrounds of foods and methods of...More

Thank GTMezz
Reviewed 4 days ago

The evening buffet at Melba is quite popular, especially on weekends, with a well-deserved reputation for a great selection of dishes. More food than anyone could possibly want including several cooking stations for pastas, desserts, etc. Seafood is outstanding with heaps of oysters, shrimp, clams,...More

Thank TangoTim
Reviewed 5 days ago

We chose the Melba restaurant as we were looking for a restaurant that offered various options and offered a quiet setting for our celebration. The booking process for the buffet lunch was straight forward and easy. The team allocated us a lovely table with a...More

Thank Tragaloher
Reviewed 5 days ago

It was 12 months ago that I was here last and was looking forward to the return visit. Very busy on the night I was there with lots of celebrations going on. Food quality is very good especially the prawns and oysters. Lots of carvery...More

Thank Peter O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here apart of a large group for a birthday lunch. Everyone seemed to enjoy the buffet - I had to choose from the a la carte menu on this occasion (appreciate the flexibility from your chefs for allowing this during a buffet service). The...More

Thank pants87
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing selection of food. Roasts, Indian, Seafood, Asian. Bit pricey at $90 per head, but you wont starve.

Thank Fishpig
Reviewed 1 week ago

Decided on a breakfast here on a Saturday, there were 5 of us in our group and booked a table for 8.30. Very slow to re plenish some dishes. The egg station was a total waste of time so slow. There was a large selection...More

Thank LengraMelbourne
Reviewed 1 week ago

magnificent experience with the most wonderful food, huge range and cooked to your liking. Fresh, and displayed in the most convenient way. Staff very professional, yet not over bearing like many five star restaurants. Went the extra mile with personalized card and small gift for...More

Thank Perricoota
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Oh My God the food is amazing. Buffet style, seafood is delicious, the duck pancakes a must have and the desserts are to die for. Service was exceptional and the birthday girl was made to feel very special

Thank sasbear14
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An enjoyable day in very lovely surroundings. Great service, variety of foods on the buffet, and a beautiful view of the city.

Thank 48rosa
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Questions & Answers
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
30 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
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, View
Open Hours
06:30 - 10:30
12:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 22:30
06:30 - 10:30
12:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 22:30
06:30 - 10:30
12:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 22:30
06:30 - 10:30
12:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 22:30
06:30 - 10:30
12:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 22:30
06:30 - 10:30
12:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 22:30
06:30 - 10:30
12:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 22:30
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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