We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 4,003 Melbourne Restaurants

Dracula's Cabaret Restaurant

100 Victoria Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia
03 9347 3344
Website
Improve this listing
Ranked #628 of 4,003 Restaurants in Melbourne
Price range: $85 - $115
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Good for: Large groups, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Dracula’s is Australia’s longest running and most successful dinner theatre. A total night of entertainment combining burlesque, contemporary music, comedy and quality dining, all in the one incredible venue. From that first tentative step inside, you and your party are transported to an underworld of gothic splendour. Ride the famous ghost train into the Theatre of the Vampyre. Explore the multi level castle and be captivated by the intense atmosphere. Animated creatures as well as original and rare horror collectables adorn the entire venue. Sample unique cocktails in the Van Helsing cocktail bar.A quality three course dinner is followed by the main event, Dracula’s two hour live production featuring some of Australia’s most talented performers. The productions change annually and continue to ‘wow’ audiences with the latest audio and visual special effects and a menu that is to die for! For over 30 years, multi award wining Dracula’s has wined, dined and horrified over 3,000,000 guests from all over the world.Dracula’s has always been and continues to be produced, written and directed by the Newman Family. An all Australian entertainment success story that is truly immortal.
Write a Review

258 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    93
    73
    39
    23
    30
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Norwegian first
  • Any
English first
Melbourne
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014 NEW

I read the somewhat mixed reviews about Dracula's before going and was a little worried about what we were going to see. For the most part I was pleasantly surprised. It's a good night out, if a trifle expensive and, at times, risque. Those reviewers who claim it's a porn act or strip show are wildly exaggerating - but all... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bendigo, Australia
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

This was my fourth time to Draculas. There used to be four of us go and now there is just the two of us. Every year we treat ourselves to V.I.P. and every year we buy the photo to go up on the wall with other years passed. It is disappointing the photo is never with the cast anymore (its... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Perth, Australia
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Was a great night out, however very expensive if you let it! Dinner was nice but on the small side. We had the terriyaki chicken and very little rice, could of done with a bit more! Staff were brillant, show was good. Drinks didnt have much alcohol in them even though we got the big drinks. I had fun but... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 via mobile

I have never had my food thrown in front of me before, so that was a new experience. The service staff were aggressive and unfriendly and I'd say they saw their customers as a nuisance. As for the food, we couldn't eat it, the meat was so tough. Now for the entertainment...well...it was painful to watch. One "performer" read from... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Leeds, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

My friend and I went for the first time last week with high expectations. From the moment you queue to the moment you leave the staff create a fun and lively atmosphere. The show was incredible, the setting very good and well done. I would say the only negative comment I have is about the food. I am vegan and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

We attend draculas every time we are in melbourne city. We have a great selection of Dracula photos this was our ninth to go up on the wall. Well now the group does not even have a photo with the cast they just photo shop the cast in. Was so so disappointed. Just that alone nearly had me saying I... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014 via mobile

It was my first time to Dracs and I thought the show was boring and really really stupid but the set up of the actual theatre was cool and the costumes were good too. The food was ok. I thought the chocolate coffin for dessert was really cool. Taste of the chocolate.. Well, let's just say that cheapo cadburys is... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Whoa- never again. The first Time we went here, The show was pretty good. The food was terrible. This time the show was about a 2/10- and I'm being very generous. The actors and actresses definitely had talent, but the choreographer needed to get off the drugs. If it was burlesque I would've said fine, but it was pretty much... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Decided to give a show with a difference a go. The food was good and the musical theme was interesting. The service was quite good however had to ask for dessert. I would recommend upgrading to the VIP status to ensure the best spot to watch.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

This was the first time both me and my partner had attended draculars. We were quite pleased with both the show and the food. I felt the drinks were slightly over priced, so plan to spend a bit of extra money on drinks. Overall however a good experience. Some very talented people involved!

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Dracula's Cabaret Restaurant also viewed

 

Been to Dracula's Cabaret Restaurant? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Do you own or manage Dracula's Cabaret Restaurant?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing