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Captain Baxter

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Seafood, Fusion,
Shop 10 10-18 Jacka Bvd, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia
+61 3 8534 8999
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good41%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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“french fries” (2 reviews)
“share plates” (3 reviews)
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5:00 PM - 12:00 AM Hours
Seafood, Fusion, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Shop 10 10-18 Jacka Bvd, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We hadn't been to Captain Baxter for a while and heard that they'd totally renovated the restaurant so decided to check it out for lunch on a Sunday. Apart from the steep 15 or so concrete steps up to the restaurant (an accident waiting to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Knills
StKildaVenues, Manager at Captain Baxter, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to review Captain Baxter. We are so pleased you enjoyed your time at our newly renovated venue, and it sounds like you picked some great dishes. We look forward to hosting you again soon!

Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Second time visited from Newcastle nsw. Sensational lunch. Top class food. Food is 10 out of 10. Lovely location

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank massdj
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

So much free flowing fun, gorgeous place for enjoying beer and yummy fish tacos in a sun drenched courtyard. (Followed by a few Aperol Spritz’) A very social spot indeed!

Date of visit: January 2018
1  Thank Stillwaters
StKildaVenues, Manager at Captain Baxter, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Thanks for your review Stillwaters, It certainly sounds like you enjoyed a relaxing time here at Captain Baxter. Fun in the sun is what we are all about!

Reviewed 9 February 2018

Went mid-week on a very warm evening and it wasn't packed to pleasantly surprised. Being right next to the beach it has great views and is great sitting back with a drink. The food was very good and the DIY share plates are a great...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Shred17
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

$2 oysters from 5-6pm. 3 different types so after ordering 2 of each & finding my favourite decided to order another dozen. Great atmosphere sitting outside in the balcony’s. Food was lovely & a great range to choose from with awesome flavours. Love this place

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank louellac581
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Nice viewand good beer and food. But, they served lot of cusine. Please do notchoose kimchi included menu.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank FellowTraveler733714
Reviewed 28 October 2017

One of the most beautiful views in the world, excellent food, choice of wines, location and atmosphere.

Date of visit: October 2017
1  Thank CDFBologna
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Very interesting little bar. Superb views over the bay and parklands. It would be bliss here on a warm day or night. The outdoor area would be particularly lovely. It was cool here this evening so we were confined inside. Very interesting crowd. Certainly numerous...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank TwoSheds57
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

The location is absolutely stunning! Inside and out! The food was really good quality and the service was great. We honestly couldn’t believe how quick they were. Nice people working there and amazing food - def. a must go! PS: we loved everything we had...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank balbinen
Reviewed 18 September 2017

We had a lovely time here with friends. The beef was sensational. Enjoyed some good craft beer. Great service, definitely on our repeat list.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank nick k
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 10 10-18 Jacka Bvd, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Port Phillip  >  St Kilda
  • Phone Number: +61 3 8534 8999
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Captain Baxter has re-opened following a stunning renovation, featuring a lighter, brighter look, with a fully retractable roof over the atrium. Captain Baxter is the perfect spot for a beachside dinner, with a new menu that represents food that people want to eat by the beach; relaxed and casual dishes, with fresh and delicate flavours. If you’re a frequenter to the foreshore or just want to escape the city, Captain Baxter is for you.
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