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Bistro Guillaume

8 Whiteman Street, | 8 Whiteman St, Southbank, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia
+61 3 9292 5777
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak frites” (60 reviews)
“onion soup” (36 reviews)
“profiteroles” (40 reviews)
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12:00 - 15:00 Hours
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
8 Whiteman Street, | 8 Whiteman St, Southbank, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia
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1 - 10 of 891 reviews

Reviewed today via mobile

Excellent meal, terrific service and vibrant French atmosphere. We enjoyed superb food; French provincial in style and so damn tasty. Will definitely be back.

Thank Andrew A
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a wonderful birthday with family. Two courses and free flowing Moet all for $99. Food was generous and tasty Staff were excellent A great way to spend a Sunday.

Thank Brad M
Reviewed 4 days ago

A fantastic place to have a superb steak, particularly if you travel for business and are looking for balanced flavours and great service. Their oysters are also sublime. A great place to go for dinner and drinks by the Yarra.

Thank MaesReview
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was fortunate to have dinner here twice in one week the first experience with work colleagues can best be described as brilliant, not a single compliant among five diners. Second visit with my wife and son a few days later was only marred by my...More

1  Thank michellelarrygreen
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were at Guillaume as part of the Melbourne wine and food festival. We had the small plates and wine option. The food was excellent the service great and sitting on the terrace watching all the activity on the river bank was very entertaining. This...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I had lunch yesterday for our 10th wedding anniversary. I had pork and duck rillettes for entree. Nice size serving. Not sure if I like the nuts and grains they have added to it though. I preferred it when it was just...More

Thank sarah h
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Joined a few work colleagues recently for some fine food and wine at lunch and we were not disappointed. I had a charcuterie board for the entree and sirloin steak with rich creamy butter on top. SIdes of soft creamy mash and beans was the...More

Thank Mark U
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love Bistro Guillaume and between us have eaten here many times, and in Sydney. The food is delicious and beautifully presented. The children loved their chicken and the Paris mash. We ordered the snapper but what arrived was hapuka. Overcooked hapuka on both plates...More

Thank Bea962
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a fabulous lunch. We sat on a table for two looking out to the Yarra and we did quite a bit of people watching while eating a most awesome meal. The Gnocchi was just so delicious 😋 then after a couple of wines...More

Thank Lyn L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First time visitor to this French restaurant which is conveniently located on the banks of the Yarra river at Crown. Only in town for 1 night and had visited a few of the other restaurants so decided to try this one given our love of...More

Thank 3644jv
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27 December 2016|
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Response from mushyAustralia | Reviewed this property |
OOPs, my bad, got this question mixed up with another restaurant we visited. This one is uppity ( and I mean that in the nicest possible way) but I would definitely not bring a child that young here, its just not suitable... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Whiteman Street, | 8 Whiteman St, Southbank, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Southbank
  • Neighbourhood: Southbank
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9292 5777
  • E-mail
Bistro Guillaume Melbourne has been inspired by France's most popular neighbourhood bistros. Bistro Guillaume features a plat du jour daily and is equally accommodating for solo diners such as hotel guests as it is for families, small groups and couples alike. Ideally located next to Nobu, Bistro Guillaume features an extensive outdoor terrace, a hallmark of the world's best bistros, a zinc-topped bar, a private room and a spacious, welcoming dining area.
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