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Mr. Hive

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Australian, Gluten Free Options
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Level 1, Crown Metropol | 8 Whiteman Street, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
+61 3 9292 5777
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Jan Juc
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57 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have stayed at crown several times but this time we had buffet breakfast included at Mr Hive. Having jot been in this pace before, we were delightfully surprised as to how big this venue really is. Looks are deceiving, it looks a very small restaurant but it is huge actually. The buffet was very well stocked with fine breakfast... More 

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Thank Anne V
Perth, Australia
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I would highly recommend this restaurant to everyone.It was my mum's birthday celebration dinner. The food and service was excellent. Our waiter was Conan.Very professional with good customer service skills. Conan brought a nice happy birthday dessert plate for my mum..It was really sweet of him and the whole restaurant team.Thank you team for creating a very special evening for... More 

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Thank natalya242
Rancho Mirage, California
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mr Hive is on level one by the elevators in the Crown Metropol. They have numerous great breakfast choices! The yogurt, fruit and granola is great! I had the big breakfast a few times, and it is fantastic when you want a big breakfast! It has at least a half of pound of bacon! All the coffees are great! We... More 

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Thank JCJCA
Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked at the palms and included the dinner package at Mr Hive for a birthday. The food was beautiful and delicious but there wasn't enough of it, simple as that and I'm not a big eater. The staff were fabulous. At dinner we were planning where to eat after the show.

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Thank yolande m
Melbourne, Australia
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58 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good simple service, comfortable setting accompanied with good food served well. The waiters were well informed and their suggestion on wine selection was spot on. For starts we ordered a crab cigar and seared tuna. The flavours were Asian infused, with delicious sauces and accompaniments. For our main course we ordered steaks and the flavour did not disappoint. They stakes... More 

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Thank Con P
Melbourne, Australia
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed at the hotel and had breakfast there during my stay. Buffet breakfast had very basic choices for the price. Food and coffee were lukewarm/cold.

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Thank BaileysLatte
Perth, Australia
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282 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for dinner tonight for dinner in the restaurant area. We were seated straight away and ordered our dinner. From the time we got there the waiters all gave out the vibe they didn't want to be there and everything was a hassle. I had the most beautiful cooked barramundi. You order your meal and you order your... More 

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Thank Kitkat071
Sydney, Australia
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58 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Took a while to order our breakfast from the menu even though it was fairly quite. My friend received her tea with the wrong type of milk. Then my other friend received her meal and we got the feeling mine wasn't coming. Finally, my meal came out wrong. Not worth waiting over 30 mins for. I didn't have anytime left... More 

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Thank Coopers_from_Sydney
Sale, Australia
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

I am lucky enough to eat out regularly in a variety of top Melbourne restaurants with work. For leisure this is my first choice every time.

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Thank andrewbD1729IN
Melbourne
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48 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

During a stay at the Metropol we had our breakfast in the Mr Hive buffet. Very good quality. This place includes espresso coffees from their barista in the buffet price which is not always the case. Food range was very good, the chefs helpful for a special request, and the range very good. Not the biggest choice or absolute best... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Level 1, Crown Metropol | 8 Whiteman Street, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9292 5777

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?