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Mr. Hive

$$ - $$$
Australian, Gluten Free Options
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Level 1, Crown Metropol | 8 Whiteman Street, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
+61 3 9292 5777
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We ordered breakfast and were given drinks very promptly. Unfortunately the coffee was only just warm which was a bit of a disappointment. The meals came soon after. All presented well and seasoned too. Benedict was tasty and full breakfast filled plate. Enjoyed thoroughly. Would return hopefully coffee improves.

Thank Yolksonntoast
Brisbane, Australia
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Expensive and tiny servings. Was there with a large group booking and was bitterly disappointed with the style of food and the size of servings. Left out of pocket and hungry

Thank Nerissa N
Melbourne, Australia
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a hidden gem at Crown. Beautifully presented, unpretentious food that is well seasoned and perfect for families with young kids. The food is delicious! Im dreaming about truffle mash potatoes still.

Thank Paula B
Jan Juc
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19 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

We have stayed at crown several times but this time we had buffet breakfast included at Mr Hive. Having jot been in this pace before, we were delightfully surprised as to how big this venue really is. Looks are deceiving, it looks a very small restaurant but it is huge actually. The buffet was very well stocked with fine breakfast... More 

Thank Anne V
Perth, Australia
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017

I would highly recommend this restaurant to everyone.It was my mum's birthday celebration dinner. The food and service was excellent. Our waiter was Conan.Very professional with good customer service skills. Conan brought a nice happy birthday dessert plate for my mum..It was really sweet of him and the whole restaurant team.Thank you team for creating a very special evening for... More 

Thank natalya242
Rancho Mirage, California
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017

Mr Hive is on level one by the elevators in the Crown Metropol. They have numerous great breakfast choices! The yogurt, fruit and granola is great! I had the big breakfast a few times, and it is fantastic when you want a big breakfast! It has at least a half of pound of bacon! All the coffees are great! We... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017

We booked at the palms and included the dinner package at Mr Hive for a birthday. The food was beautiful and delicious but there wasn't enough of it, simple as that and I'm not a big eater. The staff were fabulous. At dinner we were planning where to eat after the show.

Thank yolande m
Melbourne, Australia
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59 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2017

Good simple service, comfortable setting accompanied with good food served well. The waiters were well informed and their suggestion on wine selection was spot on. For starts we ordered a crab cigar and seared tuna. The flavours were Asian infused, with delicious sauces and accompaniments. For our main course we ordered steaks and the flavour did not disappoint. They stakes... More 

Thank Con P
Melbourne, Australia
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11 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

Stayed at the hotel and had breakfast there during my stay. Buffet breakfast had very basic choices for the price. Food and coffee were lukewarm/cold.

1 Thank BaileysLatte
Perth, Australia
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283 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

We went here for dinner tonight for dinner in the restaurant area. We were seated straight away and ordered our dinner. From the time we got there the waiters all gave out the vibe they didn't want to be there and everything was a hassle. I had the most beautiful cooked barramundi. You order your meal and you order your... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Australian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?