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The Baths Upstairs

251 Esplanade, Brighton, Bayside, Victoria 3186, Australia
+61 3 9539 7000
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Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good34%
  • Average16%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible8%
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“wedges” (4 reviews)
“pork belly” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
251 Esplanade, Brighton, Bayside, Victoria 3186, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited for breakfast on a Sunday morning. We were able to get a table for 16. Breakfast is served until about 11.30am. It is a similar menu to what they have in the cafe downstairs. There is quite a good selection and the service...More

Thank Sadunne
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful afternoon at The Baths Upstairs for a charity luncheon of 100. As one of the organisers, I cannot fault the pre-event organisation of Rohana and her team, which was more than matched on the day with seamless service and excellent food and wine. Thank...More

Thank Emma B
TheBaths1, Manager at The Baths Upstairs, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Emma for your wonderful review! Hope to see you again soon! Kind regards, The Baths Management

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I recently had a corporate event at The Baths upstairs. It was an afternoon event with over 70 guests in attendance. The staff along with the events manager Grace were extremely professionally and readily catered to our guests providing high quality food. The Private Dining...More

Thank aislingmccabe
TheBaths1, Manager at The Baths Upstairs, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Aisling, Thank-you for taking the time to write a review. We are so glad that your guests and yourself had a fabulous time! We look forward to welcoming you again at The Baths. Kind Regards, The Baths Management Team

Reviewed 4 August 2017

We had surprise b'day party dinner with 22 guests in the upstairs private dining room. Staff at The Baths were fantastic and assisted with all our requests and requirements in the lead up to the event, and again on the night itself. Food and service...More

Thank Simon H
TheBaths1, Manager at The Baths Upstairs, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2017

Dear Simon H, Thank-you for taking the time to write a review. We are thrilled to read that your guests and yourself had a great time with us in the private dining room. We look forward to welcoming you again at The Baths Middle Brighton....More

Reviewed 2 August 2017

This is such a great spot and I just don't understand why in the nearly twenty years we have sporadically gone there, its just around the corner from where we live, that nobody has made it the place it should be. We did the set...More

Thank Craig S
TheBaths1, Manager at The Baths Upstairs, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Good morning Craig S, I hope you're well and thank you for your feedback. I'm sorry that your experience wasn't what you were expecting, and this is certainly not the feedback we hope to receive. If you could provide a more in depth description of...More

Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

It was busy and the service was pretty slow. Pork belly was fine but crackling not crispy enough. Braised ox cheek beautiful but side of cauliflower gratin was watery and tasteless. Shoestring fries were just ok. Duck also just ok. Rhubarb and apple crumble was...More

Thank Helena and Les C
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

The food was normal/good however the service has much to be desired. We were moved and merged mid lunch.More

Thank Melody A
TheBaths1, Manager at The Baths Upstairs, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2017

Dear Melody A, Thank-you for taking the time to write a review. We are glad to read that you enjoyed the food and we are deeply sorry if you were moved while you were having lunch with us. We had a table of 30 walk-in...More

Reviewed 25 July 2017

Was taken for a birthday lunch on a Monday upstairs to restaurant, was looking forward to it, but was disappointed. The greeting, while polite, was very cold and mechanical by the front desk man. The waitress was also polite, but cold and just doing her...More

Thank bak748
TheBaths1, Manager at The Baths Upstairs, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2017

Hi bak748, Thank you very much for your feedback, and I'm sorry you didn't have a good experience. Would you be able to contact events on (03) 9539-7002 or email events@middlebrightonbaths.com.au to discuss further? Kind regards, The Baths Management

Reviewed 20 July 2017

The Baths is the place we ate at not the Middle Brighton Baths, Excellent food and service. Not sure of the price as my brother's partner paid the bill, Interesting little lift on the way out!

Thank Glenda S
TheBaths1, Manager at The Baths Upstairs, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2017

Hi Glenda S, Thank-you for taking the time to write a review. We are glad that you enjoyed your last visit with us and hope to see you again at The Baths. Have a lovely weekend! Kind Regards, The Baths Management

Reviewed 14 July 2017

This is my back stop mid-range restaurant for lunch with friends. It is a buzzy cafe on a busy day and the food is good. Access by foot, bike or car is relatively easy and the location sets it apart from many of the local...More

Thank FlyingTheCoop
TheBaths1, Manager at The Baths Upstairs, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2017

Dear FlyingTheCoop, Thank-you for taking the time to write a review. We are so glad to read that you enjoyed your last visit and food at The Baths Cafe. We hope to see you again. Kind Regards, The Baths Management

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Television
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 251 Esplanade, Brighton, Bayside, Victoria 3186, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Bayside  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9539 7000
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Description
The Baths overlooks Melbourne’s only remaining sea baths, offering fine cuisine and unbeatable service amidst magnificent panoramic views of the city and Port Phillip Bay. The Baths Middle Brighton is a restaurant, cafe and bar that also specialises in individually tailored functions, offering many different experiences within one venue. The Baths is perfect for weddings, cocktail parties, birthdays, anniversaries, conferences, product launches, corporate entertaining.
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