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Belgian Beer Cafe

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, , European
5 Riverside Qy | Southbank, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia
+61 3 9690 5777
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good39%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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Belgian, Bar, European, Pub, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
5 Riverside Qy | Southbank, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Stumbled onto this place while walking along Southbank looking for somewhere to eat. Fabulous selection of beers both on tap and in cans and bottles. Food was fabulous with a great selection. We were there Monday night and all mains were $20 which was a...More

Thank SealWoods
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great range of beers but unlike other Belgian beer Cafes, this one made only a slight attempt to remain authentic. The waiter warned us the food delivery would be slow but it came in reasonable time. Nothing impressive. Decor was cold and uninviting. Service was...More

Thank TKrieg
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Visited with my hubby for my birthday. Not really a beer drinker but I thought I'd give it a go since my dad is from Belgium so it's my heritage beer. I'm so glad I did - yum! I could spend a small fortune trying...More

Thank Monique B
Reviewed 9 May 2018

I had tried Mussels Pot with the exact same cooking style with white wine in Adelaide and Sydney. They tasted so good, good balance of white wine and sauces, I can literally drink all of them. So I had the same expectation when I came...More

Thank Kuntino H
Reviewed 26 April 2018

Stayed on Southbank during Anzac week and visited the Belgian Beer Café, one night for a drink and next day for a light lunch. On both occasions the beer was cold and staff friendly. The Café has a huge range of beer as well as...More

Thank DuncanMac52
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

Came to this venue after a nearby comedy show. A close friend was stopped as he came in by security presumably because of his limp as he had only had two drinks for the night. Security eventually let him through and we bought approximately $80...More

Thank Matthew C
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Can’t knock the beer choice, Leffe blonde is always good. Food was also pretty good but the service a little bit slow on this occasion. Seafood starter was tasty especially the oysters. Mains were beef or chicken both very well presented and cooked perfectly. Dessert...More

Thank Hinanospider
Reviewed 22 March 2018

Really nice beer with a wide selection of beers. The traditional 'bucket of mussels' was the perfect accompaniment. Located in the heart of Southbank next to Eureka Tower.

Thank nilintentum_reliquit
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

My husband and I stumbled upon this gem of a cafe when we were after a light snack before heading to a concert. Not only were we surprised by the selection on the menu, we were blown away by the selection of beverages. We shared...More

Thank Pretend N
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Went for a group function and found them to be so accomodating. Service was friendly, the cocktails great. I loved the mussels, I had the Roquefort ones, my hubby the spicy ones. They were sooo yummy. My friends all enjoyed their meals and that there...More

Thank Aceagent
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Vivienne S
31 October 2015|
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Eureka Tower Carpark especially on the weekend it cost us $10 for parking for the day.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 21
Belgian, Bar, European, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Riverside Qy | Southbank, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9690 5777
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