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Melba Restaurant

1 Southgate Ave | The Langham, Southbank, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia
+61 3 8696 8888
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (211 reviews)
“naan bread” (59 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 16:00All 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

I dined last Thursday with few friends, and I found that its one of the best restaurant in Melbourne with lots of variety food with good view. So many desserts option as well... i loved this place...will definitely come again.

Thank Harshit15
Reviewed 2 days ago

Visited Melba Restaurant for the full breakfast and also the buffet lunch on another day. Be amazed while chef's prepare your food just the way that you request in front of you. Options seemed limitless, food was exquisite and cuisine international. Great views while you...More

Thank Sharron F
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went for minions high tea and normal twilight high tea. Highlights - the scones were amazing and one of the best. The Wedgwood tea is one of the best and I love the tea. Service was great. The lowlight - Overall food was ok...More

Thank Piggy P
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The Melba Restaurant at the Langham Hotel on Southbank has a magnificent Grazing Buffet, so many Chefs to cook and serve Sushi, Seafood, Indian, Chinese and various Roasts, with veggies, salads and breads in abundance. Amazing choice of desserts and then there is the cheeses...More

1  Thank ChezmossAustralia
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Melba Restaurant is what imagine dinner in heaven would be like. The selection of proteins is huge- beef, land, pork, duck, prawns, crab, oysters, mussels, sushi, sashimi, cold cuts, fresh cooked from the grill proteins, live cooking of stirfy and pastas, endless choice of...More

Thank Kirsten B
Reviewed 5 days ago

I have dined at Melba's a number of times over the years. The restaurant is in a wonderful setting and is especially lovely at night, looking over the Yarra and the city lights. I agree with numerous diners highlighting the reduction of menu items and...More

Thank michele219
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We dined at the Melba room for family lunch to celebrate my wife TRISH's birthday 🎉 It was exceptional. We all had the smorgasbord, and found it good value as there was plenty of variety in food. There was 8 of us. We found it...More

Thank denis f
Reviewed 1 week ago

As we will be at different places on our wedding anniversary, my wife and I decided to celebrate the occasion earlier by booking into Melba's Smorgasbord lunch at The Langham. It's a favourite of my wife's and her circle of friends. The Langham is a...More

Thank Alex1933
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You pay for the environment and to a degree the service.. we had service but nothing exceptional! unless you eat enough sashimi, oysters, prawns to the value of $99 I wouldn't suggest it. Can get better meal for that amount. eg. decent steak. Anyways quality...More

Thank convivialsins
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm not normally one to choose a buffet restaurant, however I would return to this one. The food was fresh and the selection was vast. Overall a very good hotel buffet that our party all enjoyed.

Thank ntntntnt
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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
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Buffet
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine
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
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06:30 - 10:30
12:00 - 16:00
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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
  • This restaurant is at The Langham
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