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Crown Entertainment Complex 8 Whiteman St | 8 Whiteman St, Southbank, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia
+61 3 9909 5314
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (169 reviews)
“roast meats” (17 reviews)
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Japanese, Indian, Seafood, European, Asian, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Crown Entertainment Complex 8 Whiteman St | 8 Whiteman St, Southbank, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Restaurant is full of natural light and is a lovely environment to have lunch in. Buffet was very good with great selection- particularly the seafood and dessert were delicious. It is a buffet restaurant but the food was very good quality. There was a deal...More

Thank KSuze
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Daytime treat to go to conservatory, good value for money as you get glass of wine within the price. Good selection of cuisines and desserts for lunch. Nothing disappointing about the meal but also nothing outstanding.

Thank burnit83
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I came here for a buffet breakfast with our friends. The breakfast choices are extensive, however, it is nothing ground breaking. Standard selection of breads, pastries, eggs, fruits and a few Asian choices. However, what I loved most about the Conservatory was...More

Thank Danielle K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went for a family breakfast here after staying in Melbourne for the night. Due to a morning swim with the kids we were a little later than usual (10am- not that late for breakfast) for breakfast and the staff didn't like it. When we...More

2  Thank ekc04
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great food and service! The beautiful city views were a bonus. I loved the selection of food available. Great for special occasions as it is pretty pricey. I wouldn't come here for fun though.

1  Thank Luxterior
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very tasty food in a great location, being apart of the Crown complex was convenient for us to eat at as suggested to us by the concierge. The atmosphere of the Conservatory was comfortable and well catered for. I would love to come back to...More

Thank mitchel001
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Oysters weren't that fresh. Probably because we were at the last booking and not much fresh food anymore.. Desserts were fantastic though. Will come back next time with earlier bookings.

Thank domenicachi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was treated here for my 40th birthday dinner from my family. I have eaten here in the past and thought it would be great to re-visit. To be honest, I wasn't overly impressed with it for what was paid. The setting was beautiful, however...More

1  Thank Stella P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Staff were extraordinary. Buffet meal. Plenty of choice. Food excellent. Plenty of room between tables to make moving around easy.

Thank heatherandgeoff
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Been dining to the Conservatory few times now and from my experience, never fails. Attention to little details are impressive. Couple of times now I have booked a window table and never disappoints. Food as usual clean and fresh and you are just spoilt for...More

Thank Clivenme2002
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Are there plenty of gluten free options? For both sweet and savoury?
20 April 2017|
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Response from Anthony A | Reviewed this property |
I am not too sure on that you may want to call and check. From memory there was some options.
Qi X
I'd like a seafood buffet lunch this week in this restaurant. Which day is prefer? Also if the parking is free or not when I eat buffet?
10 April 2017|
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Response from ChristMelbourne | Reviewed this property |
My Wife and I have dined frequently at the well located Conservatory Restaurant located in the Crown Towers Hotel overlooking the Yarra River. There is a large Dining area,well served by a very attentive and helpful staff,a... More
Hi do you have prices for families?and prices for children?
7 April 2017|
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Response from Jennifer B | Reviewed this property |
You will have to look this up online or call. Friday night adult price when we went was $99ph.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 100
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 10:30
18:00 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
12:00 - 14:30
06:30 - 10:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 20:00
20:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 20:00
20:30 - 23:00
07:00 - 10:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Crown Entertainment Complex 8 Whiteman St | 8 Whiteman St, Southbank, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Southbank
  • Neighbourhood: Southbank
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9909 5314
At The Conservatory Melbourne, we are proud to combine all the elements of a global culinary experience with the finest décor and an ideal location in the heart of Melbourne's Southbank. The Conservatory restaurant can accommodate solo diners, couples and small groups alike, and offers guests an array of international cuisine, with our series of different culinary stations, each offering its own unique flavour and dining experience.
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