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Best Australian restaurants in South Wharf

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A photo of Freyja restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(407)
Price: Expensive
• Australian • Melbourne CBD
Booked 24 times today
A contemporary, ‘New Nordic’ approach to Australian dining, led by Michelin Star and award winning Executive Chef Jae Bang.
A photo of The Atlantic Restaurant restaurant
4.3
Awesome(1442)
Price: Expensive
• Australian • Southbank
Booked 18 times today
The Atlantic Restaurant boasts a reputation for delivering the best of Seafood cuisine in Melbourne, according to its ecstatic patrons. Reviewers rave about the fresh and delicious seafood, with adjectives like "amazing" and "fantastic" frequently gracing the reviews. The excellence extends beyond the food, with guests praising the attentive and friendly service, helmed by the charismatic manager, AJ. With its superior cuisine and service, The Atlantic Restaurant guarantees a memorable dining experience for any occasion, whether an intimate date or a group outing. The restaurant's prime location by the river enhances the dining experience, making it a highly recommended eatery.
A photo of Blacksmith Bar and Grill restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(179)
Price: Expensive
• Australian • Melbourne CBD
Booked 8 times today
Blacksmith Bar and Grill is an acclaimed Australian restaurant, adored by locals and tourists alike for its stunning city views and exceptional service. The restaurant has garnered high praise for its exquisite food, particularly the tomahawk steak which, according to one reviewer, was cooked to perfection and didn’t require any additional sauce. Many have also spoken of the spectacular location, with an outdoor dining patio that boasts views over Melbourne. More than just delightful food and views, Blacksmith Bar and Grill also has an impressive selection of beverages, which go hand-in-hand with the meals. Whether it's a special occasion or a casual night out, the staff's excellent communication and attentive service, coupled with the fantastic ambience, make it an unforgettable dining experience.
A photo of Luci restaurant
4.2
Awesome(191)
Price: Expensive
• Australian • Melbourne CBD
Booked 2 times today
Luci is highly regarded for its exceptional Australian cuisine. Taking pride in their blend of tradition and innovation, the restaurant is consistently praised in reviews for its "delicious food", "beautiful setting", and "impeccable service". The reviews highlight the staff's attentiveness, professionalism, and knowledge, which contributes to the overall pleasant dining experience. Notably, Luci's modern Italian dishes have been described as "divine", with their degustation menu receiving particular acclaim. The "engaging" wait staff, and the "outstanding taste and quality" of the food have led many reviewers to highly recommend Luci as a top choice for Australian cuisine. Despite the absence of information on location and awards, Luci's extraordinary reviews speak to its excellence.
A photo of Mount Erica Hotel restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(921)
Price: Moderate
• Australian • Prahran
Booked 43 times today
Mount Erica Hotel, located in the south east, is known for its fantastic gastro pub cuisine that has been commended in several reviews. Patrons frequently praise the restaurant for its fabulous food and terrific service. The venue has been described as a warm, inviting space with cosy seating and open fireplaces. While the Mount Erica Hotel is acclaimed for traditional pub fare like Sunday roast, they are celebrated for elevating these meals to something truly special. A common sentiment amongst reviews was the exceptional staff, whose friendly and attentive service often enhanced the overall dining experience. It is also a great place for family meals with its kid-friendly atmosphere.
A photo of The Courthouse Hotel restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(208)
Price: Moderate
• Australian • North Melbourne
Booked 10 times today
The Courthouse Hotel has been praised highly for its brilliant Australian cuisine. Its transformation into a dining gem with vintage touches has left many patrons in awe, with special mention to the upstairs dining room offering mesmerizing views over Errol St. Many have attested to the delicious food, attentive service, and remarkable renovation that gave the courthouse a new life. Signature dishes such as the Kingfish, chicken schnitzel, trevally, and butterflied flathead have received excellent reviews. Not just limited to the food, the service, atmospheric ambiance, and quick delivery make dining at The Courthouse Hotel a delightful experience.
A photo of Criniti's Southbank restaurant
3.7
Very Good(34)
Price: Moderate
• Australian • Southbank
Located in the heart of Southbank, Criniti's Southbank has gained quite a reputation for its authentic Italian cuisine. Customers continuously praise the restaurant's extensive menu, with a special shoutout to its delicious pasta. The food, ambiance, and service are consistently lauded, with many noting their intention to return. Its position overlooking Southbank adds to the appeal, offering a view that not only the adults, but also the kids, thoroughly enjoy. One visitor even highlighted their Mother's Day experience, with incredible food, amazing cocktails, and a beautiful view. Criniti's Southbank has truly carved out an impressive reputation for its genuine Italian offerings.
A photo of North Port Hotel restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(231)
Price: Moderate
• Australian • Port Melbourne
Booked 3 times today
North Port Hotel is a lauded establishment in Port Melbourne, known for serving excellent Australian cuisine. The restaurant receives high praises from its patrons for its friendly and efficient service and the quality of its food, particularly its Steak Night. Patrons laud their high-quality steaks, which are charred, well seasoned, and cooked to perfection. Their chicken pies are also a crowd favorite, as well as their wide range of hearty pub meals. The warm and welcoming atmosphere of the North Port Hotel, as well as its accommodating staff, have also garnered high praises, giving it a strong community vibe.
A photo of Grill Steak Seafood restaurant
4.3
Awesome(78)
Price: Moderate
• Australian • Melbourne CBD
Booked 5 times today
Grill Steak Seafood, located in Melbourne, is a remarkable representation of Australian cuisine. Their outstanding service and delightful food have left lasting impressions on countless customers. Reviews commend the restaurant for their "fabulous" food, specifically highlighting the exceptional quality of their waygu scotch and barramundi, which "melts in your mouth". The restaurant's adept service is frequently mentioned, with staff praised as friendly, accommodating, and full of humor. Notably, Grill Steak Seafood is celebrated for its unique Australian meat offerings, including roo meat, which has proven to be a delightful surprise for international guests. The porterhouse steak also comes highly recommended.
A photo of V Wine Salon restaurant
5.0
Exceptional(123)
Price: Expensive
• Australian • Melbourne CBD
Booked 4 times today
V Wine Salon offers an exceptional experience for wine enthusiasts and beginners alike. Strategically located near Southern Cross Station in Melbourne's CBD, this wine bar has won the hearts of many with its impressive selection of both local and international wines. The owners' unmatched expertise and personalized service are often lauded in customer reviews. The unique 'story-style' wine presentation makes every sip a delightful journey. Alongside the wine, they serve perfectly paired cheese platters and charcuterie, with the baked brie being a particular crowd favorite. So whether you're seeking an after-work hangout or a quiet, cozy spot, V Wine Salon comes highly recommended.
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