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Wayside Inn

) #963 of 3,375 Restaurants in Melbourne ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , ,
446 City Rd, Melbourne, Victoria 3205, Australia
+61 3 9810 0083
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (7 reviews)
“steak” (20 reviews)
“duck” (4 reviews)
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12:00 - 22:00All hours
Bar, Australian, Pub
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
446 City Rd, Melbourne, Victoria 3205, Australia
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Reviews (70)
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1 - 10 of 69 reviews

Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

The bar staff at the Wayside are great guys and happy hour was good, but the food was seriously ordinary. Do yourself the favour and don't get the fish and chips. The fish was tasteless and batter awefull. The salad was an absolute joke. I...More

Thank WebbsRus
AVCCommunityManager, Manager at Wayside Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2017

Hi WebbsRus. Thank you for reviewing Wayside Inn. We're very disappointed to hear about your experience. Our goal is to provide high-quality food and excellent customer service. If you could contact us at feedback@theaustralianvenuecompany.com.au with the date and time of your visit, we will investigate...More

Reviewed 5 March 2017

It was a gorgeous Melbourne summer evening( hasn't been too many) so we chose to have a drink outside. The outdoor space including the tables was in need of a good clean. We had to ask to have the table wiped down. We ate inside....More

Thank Jennifer s
opdcmarketing, Public Relations Manager at Wayside Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2017

Hi Jennifer S, we appreciate you taking the time to leave your feedback as we are always looking for ways to improve. If you have anything else you'd like to share, please feel free to email us directly at feedback@themelbournevenuecompany.com.au. Thanks!

Reviewed 11 February 2017

Dropped in last night for the first time and were certainly not disappointed. We ate in the bar, both ordered the $20 grass fed porterhouse - cooked to perfection. We both really enjoyed our meals - we will be back

Thank JennyJ150164
opdcmarketing, Public Relations Manager at Wayside Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2017

Hi Jenny, thanks for taking the time to leave us a review and we're happy to hear you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed 12 November 2016

Attended a business function upstairs. The food was amazing, service attentive and set up just right. Delightful space for a workshop or meeting with balcony area on a warm evening. Room has it's own bar and rest room facilities. No lift so not suitable for...More

Thank travellingfoodie53
opdcmarketing, Community Manager at Wayside Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2016

Thank you for taking the time to leave us this wonderful feedback, we hope to see you at Wayside Inn again soon.

Reviewed 23 October 2016

They are now open on Sundays. We just walked in with no booking, THe decor is modern. The music however was too loud - they did turn it down but not enough as the restaurant was empty. The food was good although by daughter did...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 13 September 2016

My wife & I love sharing a mixture of entrees for our lunch and there are many to chose from. Oysters, scallops, prawns, charcuterie selections & croquettes to name just a some of them and they were all delicious. The really friendly chap who was...More

Thank Maxwell86
opdcmarketing, Community Manager at Wayside Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2016

Thanks for taking the time to leave us great feedback Maxwell, we're glad you enjoyed your experience at Wayside Inn and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Have been meaning to try the Wayside for a longtime and thoroughly enjoyed my evening. The staff were delightfully enthusiastic and very helpful. The food was lovely. We had oysters and garlic prawns for entree, followed by seafood boiullabasse and steak for main. Cheers. Highly...More

Thank DeebeeMelbourne
opdcmarketing, Community Manager at Wayside Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2016

Thanks for leaving the great feedback! We're glad your had a great time at Wayside Inn and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Went here for a work lunch and had to sit on stools and benches and waited sometime for our meals. My lunch, the special of the day - Lasagna  (see pic) was a small serve. Would have rather paid a bit more and got a...More

Thank Neil F
opdcmarketing, Guest Relations Manager at Wayside Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2016

Hi Neil, we're disappointed to hear that you didn't enjoy your experience at Wayside Inn. We appreciate all feedback from our customers, so if you'd like to contact me directly with more details about your visit, please feel free to do so at feedback@themelbournevenuecompany.com.au. -...More

Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

Went here for dinner after reading some reviews from Zomato. Place seems decent when we arrived. I read something from their website that says happy hour from $5 for beverages and free glass of wine with orders of steak. Proceeded by ordering a starter, BBQ...More

Thank Andrew_Kwt
Reviewed 21 February 2016

This restaurant has a good choice of food. We have met up with long last friends. However. The food was far to greasy and it spoiled the aftermath to the extent that I was sick afterwards. The white baits were very tasty by far too...More

Thank Angie H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Australian, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 446 City Rd, Melbourne, Victoria 3205, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9810 0083
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