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Waterfront Southgate

Southgate Avenue | Shop 20/3, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia
+61 449 778 149
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (180 reviews)
“chowder” (34 reviews)
“steak” (162 reviews)
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Japanese, Seafood, European, Australian, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Southgate Avenue | Shop 20/3, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

No live crab as advertised. Stay away from pork apparently Cooked for 14 hours. In fact it's broiled pork and microwaved including crackling for service. Tuna beautiful hot flavours tuna that was used is substandard. And cut in very small pieces. Oysters freshly shucked extra...More

Thank jo j
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lovely cosy restaurant which our supplier brought us too. Looking at the menu prices was glad it was them footing the bill rather than us! As you enter from the mall entrance there is a large chiller displaying all the nice cuts of meats and...More

Thank Jet4worknplay
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Good food if you are a seafood fan especially. Sit outside and watch Melbourne stroll by on a summer evening. Very relaxing though on the pricey side.

Thank smackinlay
Reviewed 5 days ago

All good. We were a table of women and the staff were attentive and helpful. The wine list was very affordable. The food was delicious. A great dining experience.

Thank Pam O
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went here for the seafood n it didn’t disappoint. Fresh and fantastic. Service was brilliant. Atmosphere perfect. Food was brilliant. Price was spot on for everything. Would highly recommend this place.

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place certainly has a vibe to it. This restaurant was recommended to us by a local. If you like seafood this place is great. The food was outstanding. Very good service and the courses (we had two) were out in a timely fashion. We...More

Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We lucked it when we dropped in to the Water Front. The restaurant specialises in sea food, which is what we all chose. However it also caters for meat lovers with an excellent range of steaks. All our meals we tasty and prepared so that...More

Thank defa45
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Waterfront is a terrific restaurant. There are many places to choose from on the Promenade but this is one of the best. We ate at Waterfront twice and found the food to be excellent. It is a very hustle and bustle place but the service...More

Thank Jim G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been eating at your beautiful restaurant for years and my husband loves the steak but why have you taken the mash potatoes & roast beetroot off the menu as accompaniments? The salad & roast mini tomatoes are NO comparison! Please bring it back🙏.

Thank Cressi G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is great place to promenade next to the Yarra. Be aware of the numerous bikes which go far to quickly past you.

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3 March 2017|
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Response from chestermax | Reviewed this property |
Its not far, depending on what shoes you are wearing!!!. I can't give you approx. length but its an easy walk.
sarah d
7 November 2016|
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Response from Ross M | Reviewed this property |
Sure dependant on the numbers. Great food and service. I suggest calling them first to see what they could arrange.
Alistair S
27 August 2016|
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Response from Hoffy25 | Reviewed this property |
They have a very extensive wine list and I don't remember seeing BYO. Best to phone and ask.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$25 - US$60
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Southgate Avenue | Shop 20/3, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: +61 449 778 149
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A prestigious seafood restaurant with river view and heated alfresco area. Waterfront, would satisfy every guest that seeks either a relaxed romantic dinner or an aged chargrilled steak with glass of wine from Waterfront's extensive wine selection.
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