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189 Nelson Pl, Williamstown, Hobsons Bay, Victoria 3016, Australia
+61 3 9397 5621
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11:30 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 21:30
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 15:00
Fri 17:00 - 22:00
Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Melbourne, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

i went into Alexanders for dinner, on the weekend and it was lovely the food was fantastic nice portion sizes and great flavours, the oysters were amazing , the staff that attended us that evening were fantastic very friendly and attentive they were very kind to my children as well overall we had a fantastic experience and will definitely coming... More 

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Thank silviabeatriz1970
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We came to Alexanders for dinner on last Sunday. It's the first time we have been there. The chill and rain made us walk in the restaurant. They were kind of quiet when we arrived. Only a few tables. We were hesitated to stay. Lucky it ended up a really enjoyable night for us. The oyster platter for $30 on... More 

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Thank Adele D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017

I went to Alexanders Williamstown with my family including two little children both are good eaters only when there are right food on the table. I ordered food they normally like and hoped this lunch could go smoothly. When the food for them was ready, I had a try and relaxed as it was very nice that they would definitely... More 

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Thank Lei Z
Melbourne
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30 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Dined at Alexanders on Valentine's Eve and discovered it had changed its name approximately 4 weeks ago. We were informed by the waiter that it is now called Vault on Nelson even though the name Alexanders is still displayed out the front. We had a three course menu with a bottle of wine for $65 a head. The wine arrived... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

We had dinner in Alexander's last night. Just travelled from city to Williamstown for a different and enjoyable Valentine's day. The deco was pretty attractive and kind of historical. Locals told us the building was once belonging to a famous bank in Melbourne. With roses and candles on tables, the restaurant stopped us. It seemed to be quite busy night... More 

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Thank Tomocchi_1
London, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

We decided to have lunch in this place, as it was the end of my stay in Australia. Our party was 3 adults and a child. The decor looked nice and inviting. We were the only people in the restaurant, but we put it down being a Thursday. We were served pretty quick, the waiter was a bit unsure of... More 

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Thank Marlis0707
Melbourne, Australia
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8 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017

I can't comment on the food as service was so bad tonight, we never got to order. Two very uninterested staff ignored us sitting down outside. I ended up going in to ask for menus. Only had one table inside and one out with patrons. We got the Menus with out so much as a 'hello', nothing stood out to... More 

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Thank Colin L
Newport, Victoria, Australia
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25 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

I have often walked passed it but finally have decided to stop. The barramundi croquets were so fresh and soft that it was hard to dip them in the sauce! The pork belly was so tender served with a good serving of a chunky apple sauce. And scalloped potatoes. You will need to order either a side salad or vegetables.... More 

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Thank Percy S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Mobile Mortgage Brokers of Williamstown had their end of year work party here (about 9 of us). The food and wine was great as well as the decor and atmosphere. Service was great. The chocolate brownie for dessert was especially delicious.

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Thank Happysooty59
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Dined here for a function - 2 birthdays and combined Christmas. Biggest mistake. Entire family left really dissapointed as nothing went smoothly, nothing at all!!! Arrived to be the first in the restaurant. No waiter so forced to seat ourselves. Nobody came to bring menus for at least half an hour. No drink orders taken. No water brought to the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$88
Cuisine
Australian, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 189 Nelson Pl, Williamstown, Hobsons Bay, Victoria 3016, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Hobsons Bay  >  Williamstown
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9397 5621

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?