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Conservatory

Crown Entertainment Complex 8 Whiteman St | 8 Whiteman St, Southbank, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia
+61 3 9292 5777
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (185 reviews)
“roast meats” (13 reviews)
Open Now
8:30 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Japanese, Indian, Seafood, European, Asian, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Crown Entertainment Complex 8 Whiteman St | 8 Whiteman St, Southbank, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia
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1 - 10 of 847 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been coming to the Conservatory at Crown for many years now. It's a beautiful setting, though if you are after an intimate or private dinner than this is not the place for you. The food is good, but the range has certainly diminished...More

Thank Lydia H
CrownRestaurantsGM, General Manager at Conservatory, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Lydia H, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. While I was delighted you enjoyed the decor and dessert selection, I was disappointed to learn your overall dining experience did not meet expectations. The Conservatory takes pride in delivering exceptional service...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

seafood's all you can eat. try it, price is reasonable but not cheap. enjoy life and forget the bills. end of the day. quality is what we go for.

Thank jacana69
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

But we were seated in a corner next to the seafood buffet and a rowdy table of about 10 women. Could not hear our selves talk and had difficulty getting up from our table as people were cued up right beside us Couple of times...More

Thank Pat P
CrownRestaurantsGM, General Manager at Conservatory, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review, Pat P While I am thrilled to learn that you enjoyed your meal, naturally, I am disappointed we were not able to meet your expectations on this occasion. I do hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back for...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's been many years since I've been to the conservatory. Had high tea for a close friends baby shower. Most expensive high tea I've ever had and not worth it. No drinks menus to be seen. No explanation as to which drinks were included or...More

Thank jestar85
CrownRestaurantsGM, General Manager at Conservatory, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi jestar85, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback regarding your High Tea experience. You have noted several areas of concern and I would like to extend my sincere apologies for the service shortfalls. Rest assured, your comments have been shared with...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked here on the 11th of November for my birthday to eat here the buffet was beautiful to look at and the seafood was wonderful and the dessert was beautiful, the atmosphere was wonderful as it was full the staff could not do enough for...More

Thank R8118MZmaryp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is something special, every bit of food was outstanding....so much to chose from. The service was impeccable and all were so friendly. They surprised my mother in law with a cake at the end of dinner which was so lovely. The decor is...More

Thank Rachael C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was looking for a good buffet place to go to after spending a couple of weeks in Australia backpacking around to see the sites. This place came well reviewed. I went on a Thursday for dinner by myself. You need to reserve a place...More

Thank quocvo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked in for the early sitting on Saturday night which is 6.00 pm found the food quite mediocre and the service worse! Have been there numerous times over the years and enjoyed the whole package It gets worse, ordered the cake from Crown and...More

Thank Heather D
CrownRestaurantsGM, General Manager at Conservatory, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Heather, Thank you for your review We are dedicated to providing an outstanding dining experience for all our customers, so naturally, I was disappointed to learn that your recent dining experience did not meet expectations. I will ensure your feedback is shared with the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow. What an experience it was for my birthday lunch. Not only was the free flowing Chandon awesome. The buffet was to die for. The seafood would have to be the best king prawns and oysters I have ever had. Amazing and thank you.

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My Mum and I went here for her much anticipated birthday celebration. Although the decor is nice, we unfortunately did not have a good experience. Firstly, there was lipstick on my glass,to which I received another glass that was not entirely clean. The service was...More

1  Thank Nicole L
CrownRestaurantsGM, General Manager at Conservatory, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Nicole, Thank you for sharing your feedback regarding your High Tea experience. How disappointing to read of the shortfalls you experienced during your recent visit. Please be assured the experience you have kindly taken the time to share is most definitely not reflective of...More

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Response from Wilberswar | Reviewed this property |
Note sure check website would be much more than normal
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Response from robynmaree99 | Reviewed this property |
It's around $95 but worth every cent of it
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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.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 100
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Monday
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Tuesday
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Thursday
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Friday
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
8:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
8:30 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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 9292 5777
Description
Step into the opulent surrounds of Conservatory, Melbourne's finest and most indulgent buffet destination for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and afternoon tea. Located in the heart of Melbourne’s Southbank, Conservatory offers a diverse and exciting spread of international cuisine to inspire and delight every palate. With it's stunning Yarra views, marble floors and lavish décor, Conservatory is as much a feast for the eyes as it is the stomach. No bookings available for breakfast, walk-in only. Afternoon tea, lunch and dinner reservations are essential.
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