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Rockpool Bar & Grill

Crown Complex Southbank, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia
+61 3 8648 1900
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (567 reviews)
“mac and cheese” (36 reviews)
“wagyu” (53 reviews)
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18:00 - 23:00All hours
Steakhouse, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Crown Complex Southbank, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Went for a Monday lunch sitting so the restaurant was relatively quiet. The bread was fresh baked and excellent in quality. The partner and I shared a dozen oysters to begin with, Sydney rock oysters, fresh and bursting with delicious saltiness. For entree I had...More

Thank octoberhorse
Reviewed 3 days ago

Our meals were high quality, the quantity for the price i thought was a bit high. The atmosphere was romantic with lights dimmed, very busy though. Service was good we asked a few questions about menu which were answered pretty well.

Thank Lou I
Reviewed 5 days ago

This was the fourth time we have been to Rockpool. The first two times the meal was fantastic. The last two times has been very average. We were in a party of six including a chef who had not been to this place. My thoughts...More

2  Thank mfisher18
Reviewed 5 days ago

Seating is for romance couples and the like. Food is tasty, but very small amount. Prices are too high. They sell steak without any salad so you pay for additional salad. Staff are friendly.

1  Thank ogeearch2017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dined at Rockpool while visiting Melbourne from the UK. Steaks were the best we've ever had. Side dishes were very generous in size, so my advice is don't go mad on those! We dined on a Thursday evening and booked online a week in advance,...More

Thank LegallyBlonde78
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Firstly make sure your hungry & if you haven’t booked be prepared to sit at the bar & have a couple of cocktails whilst you wait for your table, if you have booked sit there & have a couple of cocktails anyway, not the worst...More

Thank stevemartinwright
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to the Rockpool for our anniversary last month and we found the restaurant had lots of ambience with dark little corners to have a wonderful meal and a quiet chat. The food was absolutely wonderful,done to perfection. The recommendation of wine from France...More

Thank Ian F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From the first moment you walk into Rockpool you know you're somewhere special ... the smell of aging beef as you near the reception counter just adds to the experience ahead! The table we had was perfect, one table away from the windows so we...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at Crown Metropol Melbourne grand final eve eve ! With my husband.Hotel room perfect bed and pillows the most comfortable ever slept on ! That's why we keep going back ! I highly recommend The Metropol service cleanliness position restaurants all great 👍 It's...More

Thank leylahogan63
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The welcome was great and the ambience felt very good as we entered. Service was excellent and menu very extensive. We enjoyed the Great Ocean Road duck with caramelised pear and apple vinaigrette. Also must say the most underrated meal was the silverside with mustard,...More

Thank Pierre664
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30 November 2016|
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Response from KENDALLJR | Reviewed this property |
Can't see why not if they are well behaved they should be able to dine out anywhere.
26 October 2015|
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Response from Corinne P | Reviewed this property |
Window I agree with previous advice enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Crown Complex Southbank, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Southbank
  • Neighbourhood: Southbank
  • Phone Number: +61 3 8648 1900
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