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Walter's Wine Bar - CLOSED

Southgate, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia (Southbank)
(03) 9690 9211
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CLOSED
Neighborhood: Southbank
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night

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English first
Melbourne
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

A good menu and good service and its always the same when you return. The views are really good and I would recommend it to anyone

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Melbourne, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

excellent food - great service - superb wine of course - deserts lovely - big menu - recommended with one of the best views in Melbourne

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Melbourne, Australia
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

My mum and I would always have lunch or dinner here when we were in the area, however I'm not sure if it has changed hands or what but the standards seemed to have slipped. The food is still nice, just not to the same perfect standards they used to be.... hopefully it has improved since I last visited, as... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2013

Great service for our party of 14. The food was magnificent. None of us, apart from our boss, had been here before and would highly recommend it.

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Brisbane
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2013

After many years we had dinner again at Walter's a few weeks ago. I was really looking forward to it, as I had dined there before and it was excellent. It was a bit disappointing this time around. I had salmon, which was undercooked (most of it was actually completely raw), even though the taste of everything was beautiful. The... More

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Top Contributor
78 reviews 78 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2013

I had a work lunch here on a nice sunny day and the location and food was great. Sitting out on the verandah was nice. The food was great, the service was good but they did forget us as we were the only ones sitting out side. All in all great.

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Melbourne, Australia
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2013

We had lunch at Walters Wine Bar, the views of the Yarra are spectacular. The service was excellent. We felt the food was overpriced, there are many restaurants in the precinct what offer express lunches which are better value. The food was well presented and delicious.

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Melbourne, Australia
Top Contributor
101 reviews 101 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2013

Despite not having a booking, the staff were happy to let us sit at the bar and were most attentive during our time there. As the restaurant cleared out, quite late, we were asked whether we wanted to eat and a table made available. The seafood entrees were tasty, however the ceasar salad was uninspiring and was mainly lettuce tipped... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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123 reviews 123 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2013

I had booked a few weeks ago through a Dimmi 50% off deal for a night for me and my husband to catch up after 10 days away from each other - so we wanted something a bit special. Unbeknownst to me, hubby had also contacted Walters to ask for a special bit of attention - just an icing sugar... More

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Melbourne, Australia
Top Contributor
64 reviews 64 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2013

Walter's is an institution - from its early days in the suburbs, to Southgate in the early 90's. So with friends in from Hong Kong, Walter's was our 'catch-up dinner'. The waitress commenced telling us the specials whilst we were seating ourselves. We explained we wanted to order wines first, but to be truthful, there was actually little to entice... More

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Additional Information about Walter's Wine Bar

Address: Southgate, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia
Phone Number: (03) 9690 9211
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Southbank

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