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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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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (173 reviews)
“roast meats” (17 reviews)
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18:00 - 22:00All hours
Japanese, Indian, Seafood, European, Asian, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Crown Entertainment Complex 8 Whiteman St | 8 Whiteman St, Southbank, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The food was fresh delicious, clean, staff attentive, beautiful views of the city, love the buzz, watching people opening presents, love the variety of food cooked on the spot. Down stairs was the Christmas story beautiful huge Xmas tree, to be among the crowds taking...More

Thank 1,31,253
Reviewed 5 days ago

We went there to farewell a friend who was heading overseas. The menu and service was of high quality. The menu options were varied although very asian based in the hot section. My husband would have found it restrictive as he prefers other cuisines. But...More

Thank Tragaloher
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to celebrate a family event. Food and venue are superb! For a family with grown up boys, this kind of dinner is fabulous!!! The variety of food and desserts are just great!!!!

Thank Emie D
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are only a few seafood buffets of this standard in Melbourne. The Conservatory has to rate in the top two, the other being the Melba at the Langham. The prawns, mussels, and oysters tick the box for flavour and taste, however the spanner crabs...More

Thank emtnems
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The seafood buffet on s Friday night is fantastic value. We did feel the lobsters were a little on the small side though. A great selection of fine hot and cold dishes to suit all tastes. I do suggest you "TRY" and save room for...More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had my farewell lunch here and it was very good. Wide selection of cold and hot dishes and a real treat for the sweet-tooth-lots of desserts on offer. Good service and ambience, this is a great place for a company gathering-in my case a farewell.

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Part of the crown casino complex, the conservatory buffet is a fabulous place to go if you like a great variety of food and have a healthy appetite! The price had increased since my last visit, $94 dinner, but still represents good value when you...More

Thank Leisajagiello
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We attended a large birthday celebration at the Crown buffet and our group was spread across several large tables. I enjoyed myself with the seafood selection and the truffle mash potato is something you should definitely try. Saturday night was an extremely busy sitting and...More

Thank LeahB1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went for a breakfast with my whole family. The place itself is pure elegance & the interior itself is sublime. The staff welcomed us warmly and continued on as we went to our designated table.The array and selection of foods was a good combination...More

Thank 12Mel75
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The place was packed for winter wednesday lunch and understandably. Great range of good from asian to western and heaps of really fresh ousters, prawns and salmon. All for only $59 for weekday buffet at lunchtime and includes complimentary glass of wine or champagne each...More

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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.
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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
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
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
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 10:30
18:00 - 22:00
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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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