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Middle Brighton Baths

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251 Esplanade, Brighton, Bayside, Victoria 3186, Australia
+61 3 9539 7000
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Bathing Boxes

This is a very popular attraction amongst overseas tourists. Has a carpark very close which allows... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mike S
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Brighton, Australia
Great view and expensive good food (with plastic bits in it)

Well... What can I say? If you decide to have a meal at this restaurant, expect to pay handsomely... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2018
Mazinger Z
,
Melbourne, Australia
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  • Excellent32%
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  • Average16%
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“seafood” (4 reviews)
“lunch menu” (3 reviews)
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251 Esplanade, Brighton, Bayside, Victoria 3186, Australia
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+61 3 9539 7000
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"seafood"
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"restaurant upstairs"
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"lunch menu"
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"special occasion"
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"brighton baths"
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"port philip bay"
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"beautiful bath"
in 2 reviews
"shoestring fries"
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"cafe bar"
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"sun sets"
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"service was slow"
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"fine dining"
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"great location"
in 4 reviews
"cold water"
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"worth a visit"
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"flinders street station"
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"steam room"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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.

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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 11 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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Reviewed 5 March 2018

I walked into the cafe and ws greet by a friendly waitr who asked what I wanted so I say Toast and Coffee with out looking at the menu. The staff were friendly the setting serene except for the intermittent crackle of the music system....More

Thank catju2017
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

We decided to have dinner in the restaurant rather than the cafe downstairs. There was a special for Tuesday evenings of a steak with salad and chips. The young lady at the front of house had a very superior manner towards us, not at all...More

Thank baysidegirl2015
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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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