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Middle Brighton Baths

251 Esplanade, Brighton, Bayside, Victoria 3186, Australia
+61 3 9539 7000
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Waterfront Cafe in Brighton

This is a great cafe for breakfast lunch or dinner very reasonable prices quality food and good... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Elizabeth N
via mobile
Delicious food, Excellent Service & great location

Made a return visit to Melbourne this weekend and was staying opposite this restaurant. I made a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
usuallygrumpy2018
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Brisbane, Australia
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251 Esplanade, Brighton, Bayside, Victoria 3186, Australia
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+61 3 9539 7000
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"seafood"
in 4 reviews
"restaurant upstairs"
in 4 reviews
"special occasion"
in 4 reviews
"lunch menu"
in 3 reviews
"delicious food"
in 2 reviews
"brighton baths"
in 6 reviews
"great location"
in 5 reviews
"port philip bay"
in 3 reviews
"shoestring fries"
in 2 reviews
"cafe bar"
in 2 reviews
"service was slow"
in 2 reviews
"fine dining"
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"friday night"
in 2 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 4 reviews
"flinders street station"
in 3 reviews
"photo shoot"
in 2 reviews
"walk around"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great cafe for breakfast lunch or dinner very reasonable prices quality food and good staff - now let's not forget the view especially on a sunny day 🌞

Thank Elizabeth N
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Made a return visit to Melbourne this weekend and was staying opposite this restaurant. I made a late dash on the Friday night to head in and get some food. The staff were more than accomodating with regards to my late arrival. The selection of...More

1  Thank usuallygrumpy2018
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

This is a very popular attraction amongst overseas tourists. Has a carpark very close which allows tour buses to come and let their passengers see ( and take pictures ) of the boxes. Very nice on a sunny day,

Thank Mike S
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Reviewed 11 April 2018

Well... What can I say? If you decide to have a meal at this restaurant, expect to pay handsomely, it is that kind of place. However, when your food comes with hard bits of plastic in it, that is something else. My family and I...More

Thank Mazinger Z
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Its actually a beautiful place but its over crowded by tourists for its famous colorful bath huts. Its very nice to have a great photo. The other side of the beach is nice and quiet to relax.

1  Thank ChrisMediwaka
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Looking west to capture the sunset and north to capture the city skyline it is one of the few restaurants with water views in Melbourne. The food is good with a range of options and not too tricky nor too expensive. The service is good...More

Thank Humpy222
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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

We visited here recently, it was a really nice beach. The bathing boxes are worth a visit. However, it was a very crowded beach as many gathered to take pictures at the bathing boxes. Worth a visit to the beach, would suggest to at not...More

Thank Adventureswetake
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

In summary, a very expensive dinner with very average service experienced inside a cloudy fish bowl. More detail ... Taking visitors out from overseas and having been to cafe downstairs with varying success, we thought the restaurant upstairs would be a great way to showcase...More

Thank Karen A
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Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Went to upstairs restaurant for dinner with my wife on a Saturday night. This place used to be a fine dining experience it is not now. The general ambiance is very much a cafe. Bare wooden tables, plastic chairs and clientele in beach wear. The...More

Thank Jpcandeif
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

This Brighton Bathing Boxes is a must see place in Melbourne, though there is no much thing to do. It's a place for taking pictures with cabin with colorful paints. Nice for selfie of wifie 😉. So I heard inside is just a dark room...More

Thank TaniaKansil
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Ochklk
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Response from astroaustralia | Reviewed this property |
The Brighton boxes are all privately owned by locals and are used mainly for family and friends. So you can't" book the box"! There isn't much in them no electricity or running water...some keep small items of beach stuff... More
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