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The George On Collins

$$ - $$$, Cafe,
162-168 Collins St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9663 7226
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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Open Now
9:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
CUISINES
Bar, Cafe, Australian, European, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
Service
Value
LOCATION
162-168 Collins St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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1 - 10 of 37 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A friend of ours highly recommended this place and it was the first bar to visit in Melbourne. We sat at the bar and were ‘greeted’ by a tall, bearded gentleman, who I assumed by the way he dressed was the manager, who asked ‘what...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank PDaws76
Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

We book our annual mother daughter Christmas catch up here every year. It’s simply a one stop shop: Resturant, drink & music all under the one roof. We always book a booth and it’s simply perfect. Only wish that you keep the Booth area open...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Annie_T70
TheGeorgeO, Guest Relations Manager at The George On Collins, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2018

Hi there, Thank you for the lovely review ! We are so glad to hear how much you enjoy your experience and really look forward to having you join us in the New Year. Have a wonderful Christmas.

Reviewed 30 November 2018 via mobile

First time back since they changed the name and renovated but it's still a very nice place to go for a drink. Probably my only comment is the music is just a little loud which does make having a conversation somewhat problematic. But it is...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank DarwinCake
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

The George on Collins is a great place to have a meeting in a booth, enjoy a delectable bite with clients.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank angela_mkting
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

I used to go to this place when it was The Longroom. Would have to say it’s a whole lot better as The George. Booked online with ease and loved everything about this place. Welcomed with a smile, atmosphere was relaxed but classy, food tasty...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Rachgriffo
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Fourth visit, or is it fifth? Great venue and great staff the food was great however.... we all hate a however on our last visit mix up with an order and smaller charcuterie platter has us worried you’re loosing your shine Fingers crossed our next...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Mumof1fromGlenIris
The George O, Guest Relations Manager at The George On Collins, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to review us. So glad to hear we have yet another amazing regular customer. We appreciate the feedback and look forward to having you join us again.

Reviewed 10 July 2018

We were an hour and a half late for our reservation due to a very delayed flight into Melbourne, so 45 minutes before the show starts at the Regent Theatre, my daughter and I walked in. Believe it or not, they were so nice to...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank geckopoo
The George O, Guest Relations Manager at The George On Collins, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Hi there, Thank you for your wonderful review. I'm glad you enjoyed all aspects of the venue and still managed to get to the show on time. We would love to have you dine with us again and look forward to when you do so....More

Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Monday night dinner on a work trip. Meals are made for sharing. Food delicious and doesn’t feel like your on Collins Street.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank DinnerKat
The George O, Guest Relations Manager at The George On Collins, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2018

Hi Kat, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Hopefully you'll join us soon on your next work trip.

Reviewed 23 April 2018

On a recent trip to Melbourne CBD I tripped upon the George for a coffee and loved the quietness compared to the bustle on the street. Came back the following day for a lovely long lunch in a booth - the place did remind me...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Carolyn G
The George O, Guest Relations Manager at The George On Collins, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2018

Hi Carolyn, I'm glad you enjoyed your experience on two separate occasions. We agree, Hecker Guthrie did an amazing job the renovations. Thank you for your review.

Reviewed 28 March 2018

We discovered Georges when looking for a place to eat prior to going to the Regent Theatre. I loved the ambiance immediately. We decided to sit in the dining room so we could chat easily as the music was louder in the cocktail bar area....More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Simone C
The George O, Public Relations Manager at The George On Collins, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2018

Hi there, So glad to hear you had an amazing experience. We look forward to having you dine here with us again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
USD 18 - USD 58
Cuisine
Bar, Cafe, Australian, European, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 162-168 Collins St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9663 7226
  • E-mail
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