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Coombe Yarra Valley

673-675 Maroondah Hwy, Coldstream, Victoria 3770, Australia
+61 3 9739 0173
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“peach melba” (15 reviews)
“scones” (14 reviews)
“hamburger” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
673-675 Maroondah Hwy, Coldstream, Victoria 3770, Australia
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1 - 10 of 197 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our party of four visited the restaurant on the new year weekend. We anticipated that all restaurants in the area would be busy, and while this was the case, we found the service cheerful and satisfactory. The food was enjoyable, although small serves and not...More

Thank Ken1939
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely place for breakfast, all the meals were lovely especially the scones. Coffee was also high in quality. I had no issues with prices or service the staff were great

Thank Jace1979
Reviewed 5 January 2018

This place was very nice, although not full, many tables in the very large dining area were bunched together. Good food - we all enjoyed our meals, especially the sides - the butternut pumpkin crumble stands out in my mind. The signature Peach Melba looked...More

Thank Nathan1000
CoombeYV, Public Relations Manager at Coombe Yarra Valley, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2018

Hi Nathan, thank you very much for your review regarding your time with us at Coombe, The Melba Estate. We always aim to offer wonderful experiences and are glad that you enjoyed yours.

Reviewed 4 January 2018

Quite limited menu (4 entrees, 4 mains) + some sides. All the food we had was very good but at over $100 for a single course lunch for two with 2 beers and 2 softdrinks the price is up there. We'd probably have had some...More

Thank john3136
CoombeYV, Public Relations Manager at Coombe Yarra Valley, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2018

Thank you for your review, which has been passed onto management team in order to evaluate and aim to improve experiences such as your own. We appreciate you offering us constructive criticism as it allows us to continuously improve and we hope that you may...More

Reviewed 4 January 2018

I was invited to a Xmas party at this property. Not only does it have a lot of history, it also has wonderful food. Once you finish your meal, take a stroll to the little museum and gift shop.

Thank Anthony M
CoombeYV, Public Relations Manager at Coombe Yarra Valley, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2018

Thank you Anthony for your wonderful review, perhaps we will see you again before Christmas next year.

Reviewed 1 January 2018

We used to be really impressed with Coombe The Melba Estate – no more. After being seated & served with our first glass of wine we were asked by the manageress if we were there for afternoon tea. I explained that I had booked for...More

1  Thank NancnRay
CoombeYV, Public Relations Manager at Coombe Yarra Valley, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2018

Thank you for providing your important feedback to us. We are sorry to hear that Coombe restaurant has not met your expectations on this occasion. Your review has provided an important reminder regarding the importance of concentrating on a positive guest experience from start to...More

Reviewed 25 November 2017

A beautiful restaurant offering an array of culinary delights and perfect ambience. A full cellar door showcasing local wines. A gift shop and other amenities, all set out in delightful gardens and surrounds. The staff are very professional, food service prompt. Have visited this restaurant...More

1  Thank Abbeyshell
CoombeYV, Public Relations Manager at Coombe Yarra Valley, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2017

We always aim to give our customers a special experience and it is great to hear such positive feedback. We hope to have you dine with us at The Melba Estate in the future.

Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

We popped in to escape a storm and wow, really good food and very tasty wines. The ocean trout appetizer is very delicate. I haven't had asparagus pasta with fried breadcrumbs on top since Sicily years ago. And the Wagu rump was tasty (and lovely...More

Thank LoicS75
CoombeYV, Public Relations Manager at Coombe Yarra Valley, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2017

Thank you for letting us know that you enjoyed our venue and we appreciate you taking the time out to share your experience with others.

Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

After driving through the area many times as a child and wondering what was behind the hedges of the famous Dame Nellie Melba’s estate, today I got to see it all in it’s finery and wow it was worth it... After sampling and purchasing some...More

Thank Bryon K
CoombeYV, Public Relations Manager at Coombe Yarra Valley, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2017

Thank you very much for your review, we wish to uphold the highest standard at The Melba Estate and we are so glad we delivered this for you. We hope to have you join us soon.

Reviewed 8 November 2017

Thousand of travellers have passed Dame Nellie Melba's Coombe Cottage in Coldstream and wondered 'what's behind the hedges'? Now you can visit a magnificent restaurant and garden surrounds and enjoy a delightful experience. The food and wine menus are extensive and showcase local produce. We...More

Thank michele219
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 673-675 Maroondah Hwy, Coldstream, Victoria 3770, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Yarra Valley  >  Coldstream
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9739 0173
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