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chris's restaurant

beacon point | Apollo Bay, Lorne, Victoria 3233, Australia
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Ranked #25 of 31 restaurants in Lorne
Cuisines: International
Description: rated as a 2xhat restaurant by the melbourne age good dining guide. what do you mean you have never heard of it?
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Description: rated as a 2xhat restaurant by the melbourne age good dining guide. what do you mean you have never heard of it?
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  • English first
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English first
Hillsborough, California
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51 reviews 51 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014 NEW

Must have been the off season, but being in a large room with lots of empty tables can be off-putting in its own right. May have impacted perception of how good the dinner was or in our case, wasn't. Could have probably benefited from a pared down menu for just a few customers.

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Melbourne, Australia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

You must do yourself a favour and visit this restaurant. Book in advance because it can be difficult to get a reservation at late notice. The food showcases local produce and tastes amazing!! The only thing I noticed that there was not a vegetarian option on the main's selection and whilst they were able to accommodate a meal for me,... More

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Melbourne
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

This fine dining experience is good. Although compared to fine dining in Melbourne it really doesn't meet the standard I would expect for the prices in comparison to other places. The view is fantastic so worth going for lunch rather than dinner in the dark.

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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

phenomenal location and really good food. however price is bit high comparing to the other restaurants.

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Melbourne
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118 reviews 118 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
156 helpful votes 156 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2012

This isn't the easiest restaurant to get to, so I was expecting it to be worth it. The location is truly stunning with fantastic views over Bass Strait. The new restaurant (the previous one burnt down) is very minimalist with neutral bare walls, light wood furniture and concealed lighting. For me, it was a bit too stark. The lit fire... More

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