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Queen Street Rescue

189 Queen Street, Melbourne, Victoria VIC 3000, Australia
+61 3 9600 3777
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Ranked #37 of 3,967 restaurants in Melbourne
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $9 - $24
Cuisines: Australian, International, Bar, Bistro
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: This hip urban space in Melbourne's CBD is a welcoming retreat from the cold with its effervescent fit-out, attentive service and creative cuisine. Queen Street Rescue Restaurant Bar dishes out contemporary Australian fare with unique flavour combinations. The restaurant has a rustic, weathered look about it, from the shabby chic wall panels in white, baby green and lilac hues to the long timber tables with their bucolic-style wooden chairs. Great food, wine and some old fashioned table service where the wait staff do more than just take your order but make you feel like you've been coming here for years! We also cater for those needing a Gluten Free menu!
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: This hip urban space in Melbourne's CBD is a welcoming retreat from the cold with its effervescent fit-out, attentive service and creative cuisine. Queen Street Rescue Restaurant Bar dishes out contemporary Australian fare with unique flavour combinations. The restaurant has a rustic, weathered look about it, from the shabby chic wall panels in white, baby green and lilac hues to the long timber tables with their bucolic-style wooden chairs. Great food, wine and some old fashioned table service where the wait staff do more than just take your order but make you feel like you've been coming here for years! We also cater for those needing a Gluten Free menu!
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English first
Markham, Canada
Top Contributor
109 reviews 109 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014 NEW

This is a small restaurant, with a short menu, but the service and the food was simply off the charts. If you are visiting Melbourne, do yourself a favor and visit this restaurant. You will not regret it

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Mansfield, UK
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22 reviews 22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Close to the corner of Bourke and Queen Street, next door to the Adina Hotel. The QSR provides breakfast, lunch and dinner. Friendly environment with good after work atmosphere. Small menu but the food is cooked and served well. Try the steak and chips ... I asked for medium-rare and it was mouth watering perfect! Give it a try if... More

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Deewhy
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

We stayed at the adjoining Adina Apartment/Hotel and patronised this restaurant for the majority of the time we were there! Food is reliably fantastic! Had 2 of the best breakfasts I've ever had....AND the coffee is great as well. Good job QSR - we'll be back for sure. :)

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Adelaide, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

This little café adjoins the Adina Hotel which was very handy. There are so many restaurants in Melbourne to choose from, but we were persuaded by the previous reviews on Trip Advisor to give this restaurant a try. We weren't disappointed. There is a good choice of meals on the menu, eg pizza, pasta. There was a happy hour between... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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166 reviews 166 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
160 helpful votes 160 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

I often go to QSR for business coffee catch ups and have always wondered what the food would be like. So I decided to take my husband there for dinner and check it out on a Wednesday night. It was really a lovely surprise! The staff are very friendly and professional - you almost feel a part of the family.... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014 via mobile

We just walked past and so glad we went in. Great unassuming service and atmosphere. Food was wonderful and not too expensive. Would definitely go back and recommend to everyone.

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Adelaide, Australia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

Great place for breakfast, especially when staying at the Adina upstairs. We can recommend the bacon and egg sandwich, the Tasman salmon and the yoghurt and sticky muesli.

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Sydney, Australia
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137 reviews 137 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

Unassuming hotel-linked venue with fast and very friendly service. Quality food with outstanding value. Worth a visit as it offers better value than large hotels and better quality fare than offered by other eateries along Queen Street.

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Geelong, Australia
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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

Food is yummo. Good value. Great service. Awesome atmosphere. Dinner with friends at this place was perfect. See you again very soon.

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Melbourne, Australia
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51 reviews 51 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

Been twice in the last month for drinks and dinner. Once mid week and the other a Friday night. Good friendly service and the food from the kitchen in the evening is very good. We have had beef sliders, calamari and various pizzas. All very good but the pizzas are the stand out. House made everything and very interesting combinations.... More

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