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Golden Gate Hotel

$$ - $$$, ,
238 Clarendon St, Melbourne, Victoria 3205, Australia
+61 3 9810 0050
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good56%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“steak” (16 reviews)
“salad” (9 reviews)
“burgers” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Pub, Australian, Contemporary, Gastropub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
238 Clarendon St, Melbourne, Victoria 3205, Australia
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1 - 10 of 56 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Beer battered fish and beer battered potatoes. Worst I’ve ever had in Australia. I guess I should’ve ordered the steak.

Thank George R
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Went in on a random Sunday afternoon visit while on Clarendon street shopping. Went but a burger and pint. The patty in the burger was not the best but overall it tasted great and came with amazing crunchy chips.

Thank mat_richardson
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

The $10 steak special can't be beaten and with daily happy hour from 4-6pm it's hard to beat for value. Friendly staff and great vibe. Would definitely recommend it.

Thank AMEEBBBB
AVCCommunityManager, Manager at Golden Gate Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

Hi AMEEBBBB. We appreciate you taking the time to leave this wonderful review. We hope to see you around again soon!

Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

If you feel like having a decent meal of steak with salad and potato wedges at a very affordable price, head straight to Golden Gate Hotel, an old pub- style hotel in Clarendon Street. On Sundays, they offer a regular special such as roast beef...More

Thank Geok Cheng Dori... O
AVCCommunityManager, Manager at Golden Gate Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2017

Hi Geok. We appreciate you taking the time to leave this wonderful review. We hope to see you around again soon!

Reviewed 10 June 2017

Went to this hotel for a luncheon during a conference with collegues. Hotel offered $10.00 steaks which a few collegues took advantage of. I had the parmiginana which was great. Good size and with the traditional chips and salad, I coudn't fault it.

Thank scotteK9461YH
AVCCommunityManager, Manager at Golden Gate Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

hi, thanks for the positive review. we look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Spent the evening catching up with some close friends. Hard to decide what to order as everything sounds delicious. Kind and professional staff. And located in a beautiful building. Very much worth the visit.

Thank Nicole B
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Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Just stopped for a quick drink. Bar staff were very friendly and enthusiastic when making cocktails!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
AVCCommunityManager, Manager at Golden Gate Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2017

Thank you for the great review!

Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

We popped in for lunch on a hot, rainy, humid day and the air conditioning was great. The ladies working the bar were friendly and welcoming. There were four $14 lunch specials - burger with chips, quinoa salad, meat lovers pizza, and a parma. I...More

Thank TravellingTex
AVCCommunityManager, Manager at Golden Gate Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2017

Hi, TravellingTex. We appreciate you taking the time to leave this wonderful review. We hope to see you around again soon!

Reviewed 3 March 2017

Ten dollar steaks are served every night and are great value for money. But there is also a vey good menu.

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Beautiful lunch for three. It was awesome. Southern fried chicken burger was too die for. The beautiful beef burger was cooked rare, it was so juicy and the brioche buns just made the burgers. One porterhouse cooked perfectly was a delight. Highly recommended.

Thank Deb R
Nearby
South Melbourne
South Melbourne hosts the city’s oldest continuous
market, founded in 1867. Rows of neatly arranged
fruit, vegetables and flowers splash yellows, greens
and reds along the entire perimeter, where the whole
neighbourhood gathers for Saturday feasts. Inside the
hall, shoppers hover over the mouth-watering displays
of delicatessens and specialty food shops. Further in,
a bazaar full of giftware, clothing, and kitchen
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$22
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Australian, Contemporary, Gastropub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 238 Clarendon St, Melbourne, Victoria 3205, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > South Melbourne
  • Neighbourhood: South Melbourne
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9810 0050
  • E-mail
Description
Established in 1853, the Golden Gate Hotel is an iconic pub in South Melbourne that offers bar, dining and function room facilities for you and your guests. Occupying a prominent position on the corner of Clarendon and Coventry Streets, this recently renovated venue combines a contemporary dining experience with the relaxed and friendly atmosphere of a traditional pub. The Golden Gate also has several function spaces for hire, ideal for birthday celebrations, cocktail parties, engagements, weddings, business lunches, corporate events and more!
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