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Claypots Seafood Bar

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Certificate of Excellence

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Certificate of Excellence2014 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene

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US$ 11-US$ 58
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Australian
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I was very disappointed by the food, the service & the environment, all were on the nose!! I don’t think the place has ever been cleaned, I get better service at Maccas...the food was average but made to taste worse by the grotty environment. Wouldn’t...More

Thank TheWebCeleb
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was able to cater for both a nut allergy and a gluten free diet. The snapper was delicious and loved the veg that came with it. Also love how there is always live music in the little bar next door - would highly recommend.

1  Thank GFTravelsUK
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very casual and warm atmosphere with a wonderful selection of seafood! Lots of yummy bread to mope up the juices!!We had armed emperor cook to perfection with rice and boc choy! It was wonderful!! And the garlic prawns in hot oil and coriander was...More

Thank ashapatrikopoulos
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

As a long time returning guest, we always start with at least one King prawn in the sizzling oil,garlic,coriander and other spices with Turkish bread to soak up the oil. Perfectly cooked as it should be, lightly! Today we had the Red Emperor between four...More

1  Thank Conpat05
Reviewed 2 November 2018

Best seafood you will ever have, you can't make a booking, but we always manage to get a table. The seafood is to die for and the live music and atmosphere is wonderful

Thank LeeS952
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Had one of the pots that was pretty good. Big tasty mussels in it. The curry type sauce was good. Also had the king fish which was also decent. Only downside was the cost for what you get. Very pricey. Cramped seating and very loud...More

Thank tome630
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Claypots offers good variety and something different in their menu. I like the seafood offerings but wasn't actually a huge fan of the claypot menu... thats just personal though and i think most people would like it.

Thank Ling B
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

We arrived around 7.45pm on Sunday and waited for ten mins to be tabled. Had to speak to three waitresses who seem to be running around but just ignored us. One of the waitress was asking a group of people who arrived after us to...More

1  Thank leally
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Not impressed at all with the food Sent food back just couldn't eat it Yuk But should have eaten at my hotel the first night like i did the second night was so nice

Thank Terri W
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Very disappointing one dish when you order it’s totally different for example on the menu $55 for grilled whole calamari I have all this dish many times if it’s small you get to the three Evetts large get one whole one in this situation been...More

Thank spoton696
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Kim M
31 October 2017|
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Response from Angeline O | Reviewed this property |
Hi there Kim, yes for sure. they had lots of side dishes, smashed potatoes with black garlic. stuffed eggpants and heaps of other delicious things.
2 February 2017|
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Response from renangoksin | Property representative |
Yes. The kitchen stay open all day Sundays. Cheers
3 December 2016|
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Response from renangoksin | Property representative |
Claypots Seafood Bar St Kilda provides full bar and wine selection. However if you have special wine or bubbly it is possible to BYO. The venue will charge $10 corkage for each opened bottle.
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