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4285 Cape Otway Rd, Birregurra, Victoria 3242, Australia
+61 3 5236 2226
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good14%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
4285 Cape Otway Rd, Birregurra, Victoria 3242, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were lucky enough to return for our second visit to Brae, and in my opinion it’s the best restaurant in Australia right now. The combination of locally grown / sourced ingredients, and the skilful but respectful technique from chef Hunter and team are world-class....More

Thank Matt S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There’s not much to say 5 stars The front of house staff are excellent and very accommodating. The sommelier was awesome The chefs are artist. And the total experience was OMG! Well done guys I walked in to the place with smile and left amazed.

Thank Gabbyz1977
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my second time posting a review as my first one mysteriously vanished so here we go again. My wife and I went for dinner on a Thursday in Brae and were looking forward to it as we had been seriously wowed by Attica...More

1  Thank stephenjoegeorge
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

With huge expectations, Dan and the Brae team not only met, but surpassed them. Amazing experience from start to end

Thank Ben S
Reviewed August 17, 2018

We have been to a few (not many) fine dining places over the years and when I contemplated what I'd write here, it made me think about why some experiences were amazing and some not. Obviously, food is the focal point - the produce, ingenuity...More

Thank melb0urnef00die
Reviewed August 7, 2018

We went as a group of four, full of expectation for a brilliant experience. Mostly the food was really good but avoid the frozen oyster!!! Too intense with a very concentrated oyster taste. The wine match was average except for a brilliant aged sake which...More

1  Thank pwel4212
Reviewed August 1, 2018

A wonderful warm welcome at the doorsteps by Brae's front of house team with an elegant glass of organic champagne 100% pinot noir. Curious as to what an 'non-alcoholic menu pairing' was, it was a pleasant surprise a wicked matching without the intoxication and a...More

Thank DannyDiablo
Reviewed July 30, 2018

We had a beautiful weekend staying and eating at Brae. The food was sensational, wines and drinks perfect and the accommodation is incredible. We also loved the staffs knowledge but also down to earth fun sense of humours. Although expectations were very high, Brae certainly...More

Thank Drea3
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

Took my parents here for a birthday dinner & it was fantastic. The service is impeccable, all staff were warm and friendly. Everything on the menu was enchanting and beautifully constructed.

Thank Alex_Morcombe
Reviewed July 20, 2018 via mobile

This place is inspiring. It’s an amazing tribute to the vision, talent and efforts of its owners and staff. I think it sets a new standard for destination dining in Victoria.

Thank Steve M
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September 1, 2018|
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Response from TonyD15 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can. My suggestion is however to go for a walk after course 8 or nine of the 12 course menu. Hope you enjoy your meal. Send them my regards. Tony Dunin
June 30, 2017|
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Response from Ros E | Reviewed this property |
The entire experience was amazing. I didn't feel that I was served "food fit for rabbits" as you described it, and although each portion was small, after 16 or so courses I certainly felt satisfied. Depends what you are... More
Ryan H
February 21, 2017|
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Response from Wrightydex | Reviewed this property |
Neat casual was fine, denim is ok too! I saw someone in shorts and thongs??!!??
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
6:30 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4285 Cape Otway Rd, Birregurra, Victoria 3242, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Birregurra
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5236 2226
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