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Colonial Tramcar Restaurant Tour of Melbourne

Highlights
  • Discover Melbourne’s atmospheric neighborhoods on a scenic tram ride
  • Luxurious setting aboard a restored vintage tramcar
  • Choice of dining options: 3-, 4- or 5-course lunch or dinner
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Colonial Tramcar Restaurant Tour of Melbourne
From US$69.20
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  • Overview
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Christmas in July Lunch
Special Christmas in July lunch: 5-course lunch. Includes beverages (Australian wine, beer, spirits, soft drinks, tea & coffee). Departs at 12:30pm
From US$96.06
Lunch
4-course lunch (appetizer, entree, main & cheeses). Includes beverages from the fully stocked bar (Australian wine, beer, spirits, soft drinks, tea & coffee). Departs at 1pm
From US$73.00
Early Dinner
3-course Dinner (appetizer, main & dessert). Includes beverages from the fully stocked bar (Australian wine, beer, spirits, soft drinks, tea & coffee). Departs at 5:45pm
From US$69.16
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Overview
Melbourne is renowned as Australia’s top food city and the Colonial Tramcar Restaurant is one of its most memorable dining experiences. Hop aboard a vintage 1948 tramcar and dine on gourmet cuisine as you ride through Melbourne’s scenic southern neighborhoods. Choose between a delicious 3-, 4- or 5-course lunch or dinner, with drinks, dessert, and coffee all included.
What to Expect
Hop aboard the Colonial Tramcar Restaurant, where you’ll be greeted by the maitre d’ and escorted to your table inside the plush air-conditioned carriages. Set out on a scenic journey through the historic districts of South Melbourne, looking out over the Yarra River, and enjoying views of St. Kilda, Prahran, and Malvern along the way.

Depending on the tour option selected, enjoy a 4-course lunch, 3-course dinner, or 5-course late dinner, and dine on delicious seasonal cuisine prepared on board and served by silver-service waiters. As you tuck into regional specialties, make the most of the open bar and gaze out over the city through the one-way windows.

Please note: The popularity of this tour means that availability changes daily and bookings are not confirmed until a confirmation email and tour voucher has been received. To avoid disappointment, please provide other possible dates upon booking. Special occasions such as Mother’s Day and New Year’s Eve can sell out several weeks in advance.
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Reviewed 5 days ago
An excellent dinner in unique surroundings.

The tram is one of at least four which have been beautifully restored and fitted out for dining. The meal was excellent, produced in a tiny galley by chef, Dot. I would have preferred to have done the lunchtime tour as we would have been...More

Thank Skye77
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile
Dinner for two

It was a novel dinner night travelling along the streets of Melbourne with a visitor from Arizona USA. For me knowing Melbourne, the route was pretty boring. I understand with the chaos of the traffic the tram car route is now limited. We still had...More

Thank GAHunt
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Lunch tour

Absolutely amazing experience on the tramcar. Service was exceptional very attentive always ready to respond to any need including taking photos. Mel W was brilliant was over and above expectations. Liam’s food was amazing couldn’t ask for more. Overall will not forget this for many...More

Thank Nathan D
Reviewed 1 week ago
Colonial Tramcar Restaurant Melbourne Australia

My husband and I recently celebrated our 46th wedding anniversary on the tramcar restaurant. We spent a brilliant 2 hours having lunch whilst leisurely viewing the area around Crown Casino and the surrounding suburbs of East Melbourne/St kilda. The food and wine was absolutely delicious....More

Thank P7216ZUcherylt
Reviewed 1 week ago
Great Place to eat

This was one of the highlights of our Melbourne stay. The food was great and the staff was excellent. We really enjoyed the ride around the city while we were dining and socializing. They catered to your every need. I would highly recommend this place.

Thank Mike S
Tramcar R, Reservations Consultant at The Colonial Tramcar Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Mike, Thank you for taking the time to write this great review! It's excellent to read you loved your experience with us on board the Colonial Tramcar Restaurant. Hopefully we will see you again soon! Erin | Reservations

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alirik01
5 May 2018|
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Response from Mike J | Reviewed this property |
They have a very limited menu from our experience and we were not advised of this prior to the meal - My daughter doesn't eat meat and they were not able to accommodate her with fish - instead gave her vegetables - not very... More
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