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Mr. Hive

Level 1, Crown Metropol | 8 Whiteman Street, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
+61 3 9292 5777
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good37%
  • Average16%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“sirloin” (4 reviews)
“black pudding” (4 reviews)
“pork belly” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Level 1, Crown Metropol | 8 Whiteman Street, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Thought I'd have a long breakfast on a Thursday morning and just stood there waiting for service (to be seated) for several minutes, being ignored, and gave up. I had a similar problem a year or so ago when I stayed at Crown Metropol. It's...More

Thank Whatevernameisleft
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Two of us ate here last night. Our tour company made our reservation, we were welcomed warmly and shown to our table. The restaurant appeared to be quiet , it was to our advantage as it made our evening very relaxed. We were brought very...More

Thank SUNTAN47
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Mr Hive for dinner on a Saturday night with somewhat reasonably high expectations for Crown. The service was terrible, way below average for Melbourne standards. We were rushed in and out within the hour. We ordered Parfait for entree and although the parfait...More

Thank Emma C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I had dinner here and my meal was perfect. The service friendly and efficient, the food top notch and I was pleasantly surprised that the high quality 3 course meal cost less than $100 a head. I've eaten at other places in...More

Thank charlesjb70
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had a small dinner of around 40 people in the private function room on the 14/10 after our wedding. The food was fantastic and staff even better. Nothing was too much trouble and they went out of their way to make...More

Thank aja81
Reviewed 14 October 2017

This is a great casual dining space with a good selection of foods.Staff are attentive and the decour is relaxed.

Thank MelbourneArchitect
Reviewed 6 October 2017

We had lunch here as well as two lots of room service from Mr. Hive restaurant during our recent stay at Crown Metropol. We would definitely recommend this restaurant. Food fresh and great menu. We shared the club sandwich and garlic pizza both delicious and...More

Thank Tina P
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We attended Mr. Hives for pre-dinner drinks on the night we stayed at Crown Metropol and breakfast in the morning. Both experiences were exceptional and we will now attend for drinks when ever we are out in Melbourne.

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Nice place to go to. Great service and ambience. The fact that it's at the crown complex it already elevates its standards. It's definitely in tune with the overall feel of the crown. The only little thing that I would want to see improved is...More

Thank armand076
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Very friendly and dedicated staff. Food was simply excellent. Not a hint of criticism. As a sidenore, the bread we were served was exceptional. Pure craftmanship.

Thank Garp12
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
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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