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Claypots Seafood Bar

213-215 Barkly St, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia
+61 3 9534 1282
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (144 reviews)
“garlic prawns” (33 reviews)
“white fish” (25 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
213-215 Barkly St, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Casual and friendly with fresh seafood you can see before they cook. Fantastic! Not expensive for what it is and the claypot meals are spot on for flavour and price. Great idea and a lot of fun. I am organising a dinner there now because...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank fooddrinkfun
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If you want to add a bit of romance to a very beautiful dinning experience / special occasion , then outside dinning section at this restaurant must be opted...And do not worry about the cold, there are enough heaters to keep you warm. Our personal...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Ozzy-Kunnu
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I was very disappointed by the food, the service & the environment, all were on the nose!! I don’t think the place has ever been cleaned, I get better service at Maccas...the food was average but made to taste worse by the grotty environment. Wouldn’t...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank TheWebCeleb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was able to cater for both a nut allergy and a gluten free diet. The snapper was delicious and loved the veg that came with it. Also love how there is always live music in the little bar next door - would highly recommend.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank GFTravelsUK
Reviewed 7 November 2018

A very casual and warm atmosphere with a wonderful selection of seafood! Lots of yummy bread to mope up the juices!!We had armed emperor cook to perfection with rice and boc choy! It was wonderful!! And the garlic prawns in hot oil and coriander was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ashapatrikopoulos
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

As a long time returning guest, we always start with at least one King prawn in the sizzling oil,garlic,coriander and other spices with Turkish bread to soak up the oil. Perfectly cooked as it should be, lightly! Today we had the Red Emperor between four...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Conpat05
Reviewed 2 November 2018

Best seafood you will ever have, you can't make a booking, but we always manage to get a table. The seafood is to die for and the live music and atmosphere is wonderful

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank LeeS952
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Had one of the pots that was pretty good. Big tasty mussels in it. The curry type sauce was good. Also had the king fish which was also decent. Only downside was the cost for what you get. Very pricey. Cramped seating and very loud...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank tome630
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Claypots offers good variety and something different in their menu. I like the seafood offerings but wasn't actually a huge fan of the claypot menu... thats just personal though and i think most people would like it.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Ling B
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

We arrived around 7.45pm on Sunday and waited for ten mins to be tabled. Had to speak to three waitresses who seem to be running around but just ignored us. One of the waitress was asking a group of people who arrived after us to...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank leally
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Kim M
1 November 2017|
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Response from Angeline O | Reviewed this property |
Hi there Kim, yes for sure. they had lots of side dishes, smashed potatoes with black garlic. stuffed eggpants and heaps of other delicious things.
2 February 2017|
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Response from renangoksin | Property representative |
Yes. The kitchen stay open all day Sundays. Cheers
3 December 2016|
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Response from renangoksin | Property representative |
Claypots Seafood Bar St Kilda provides full bar and wine selection. However if you have special wine or bubbly it is possible to BYO. The venue will charge $10 corkage for each opened bottle.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 11 - USD 58
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 213-215 Barkly St, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Port Phillip  >  St Kilda
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9534 1282
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