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Mr. Hive

Level 1, Crown Metropol | 8 Whiteman Street, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
+61 3 9292 5777
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good37%
  • Average17%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“sirloin” (4 reviews)
“black pudding” (4 reviews)
“pork belly” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Level 1, Crown Metropol | 8 Whiteman Street, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Beautiful fit-out, nice choice of dining options, good wine list and delicious sounding menu. Food was really, really good but the service let it down. Waiter was brusk and disengaged. His communication seem scripted and was delivered without eye contact and even on the run....More

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We dined here as a group of three on a Saturday night. Staff were pleasant and polite, meals arrived quickly, the atmosphere is also lovely. However, the meals were a bit of a let down. Crispy pork belly which was not crispy at all, quite...More

Thank AussieAgi1402
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stayed in Crown Metropole. The rooms are modern and staff are brilliant. Enjoy the dinner at Hives and a walk along the river after. Maybe grab a wine or coffee. Lovely night for couples.

Thank Tristan S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great service and full buffet breakfast with all the trimmings. Staff were friendly and helpful, we were seated quickly and shown the ropes. Perhaps on the pricey side, but handy location when staying at crown

Thank invers76
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant is located on the first fro of the Crown Metropole and is best for a selection of foods from all over the world.

Thank Traveltogoa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is listed as another "premium" restaurant in the Crown complex, but located not where the other restaurants are but at the Crown Metropol hotel. When I went there the only the lounge bar was open. I ordered the chicken club-sandwich. It was all going...More

Thank Lal W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely and wonderful family dinner to celebrate a birthday at Mr. Hive. The food was lovely and the service was excellent! Thank you DJ for providing us with an memorable experience and impeccable service. Looking forward to return for our next meal 😊.

Thank ipscnz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We recently stayed at the Crown Metropol. Whilst the hotel is already looking tired, has shut down the Day Spa and needs an overhaul, Mr Hive Kitchen & Bar will definitely be boosting the Horel’s star rating. We had room service for breakfast, lunch and...More

Thank Jodie D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We attending dinner here as part of a dinner/show package. Amazing - great food, actually A+ delicous, and well presented. Go for the lamb, cooked to perfection. Service was great, professional and friendly - with thanks Ambiance and decor - very nice we shall be...More

Thank tina d
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came here for breakfast, the food was all frest and there was a lot to choose from, fresh fruit, cereal, fried items and pastries. It was a bit on the expensive side though

Thank Alex P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Level 1, Crown Metropol | 8 Whiteman Street, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9292 5777
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