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The Urchin Bar

) #737 of 3,429 Restaurants in Melbourne €€ - €€€ Mediterranean, European, Turkish
424 Hampton St., Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
+61 3 9598 1453
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good37%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
“meat platter” (2 reviews)
“swordfish” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Turkish
€€ - €€€
424 Hampton St., Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Reviewed 3 July 2017

We visited this restaurant with another couple of friends and we purchased a daily voucher for $90 for 4 people.(Normal value $220) Greeks are known for having large servings and we certainly did. Included was a glass of wine each, a huge Greek Salad, 2...More

Thank taubs
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

The food in this restaurant is very pleasant but the 2 musicians playing drums all evening ruined the night for our group. It was way too loud for restaurant entertainment, and it was impossible to talk to each other and enjoy the meal.

Thank janem20002017
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

This place is awesome! A neighbourhood gem. Great atmosphere and music 3 times a week. Great wines, hospitable service and then the food.... Every dish was fresh and outstanding. Could not fault a thing. We will be back soon!!

2  Thank Nathan R
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

I LOVE THIS PLACE! Super chill, they have a front and back section. But I definitely recommend sitting out the back. It's got a 'secret garden' type deal happening. Service is great! we got our meals really quick which was good because my mate was...More

1  Thank Jacobwinn
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Lovely, relaxed atmosphere, nice garden seating out the back. Dog friendly. Happy to make hot coffee if you ask. They bring water to the table without having to ask. Friendly, cheerful staff. All good.

1  Thank Karen S
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We wandered in on a Saturday morning looking for an opportunity for linger over breakfast (or brunch!). We had delicious, freshly cooked food (I can highly recommend the vegetarian breakfast) and wonderful coffee to sustain us over a couple of hours of catching up. The...More

1  Thank Kym H
Reviewed 20 December 2016

We strolled along Hampton Street one balmy night, intending to eat out - no booking in place. The restaurant we had in mind seemed noisy, with a bunch of party goers enjoying drinks in the foyer. So we opted to keep walking and see what...More

1  Thank LisaMS-4
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Warm friendly service. Staff was very helpful and went out of their way for my friend and I .Food was good too. We had a smoked salmon focaccia with salad, a glass of wine and a late delicious. Definitely would recommend .

1  Thank Carmen A
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We always enjoy weekend Brunch here, courtyard is pleasant, they are down to earth staff,dearest brunch is $19. and husband has not been able to eat it all yet! I always ask Chef for a smaller omelette because I get too full with 3 eggs...More

1  Thank lyndaclarke25
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Visited a few weeks ago. Beautifully decorated cafe. Food spot on . Staff very friendly with the advice very prompt. Laid back atmosphere of the place is great.

1  Thank Perry T
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
10:00 - 00:00
09:30 - 00:00
09:30 - 00:00
09:30 - 00:00
09:30 - 00:00
09:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 424 Hampton St., Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9598 1453
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