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Bacash Restaurant

#232 of 3,203 Restaurants in Melbourne
Certificate of Excellence
Seafood, Australian
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175 Domain Rd, Melbourne, Victoria 3141, Australia
+61 3 9866 3566
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Fri 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Sun - Sat 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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63 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were looking for good seafood on our last night in Melbourne and Bacash certainly did not disappoint. We enjoyed fresh oysters, calamari to start followed by great whiting simply grilled or in batter with delicious dauphinoise potatoes, salad and fresh beans. All perfectly cooked and accompanied by some great white wines which were recommended! Nice sophisticated atmosphere with very... More 

Thank MMB1954
Melbourne, Australia
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127 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Their Friday nights allow BYO, a rare find in Melbourne now. The place was bustling, whilst waiting for our table, we enjoyed the view of the park at a table outside, a waiter was happy to serve us our champagne. The service was excellent through out the night, attentive and friendly. The presentation of each dish was very good and... More 

Thank Selrahc49
Melbourne, Australia
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51 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Four of us dined at Bacash and we can highly recommend this superb fish orientated restaurant. Every dish we ordered was beautifully plated and the flavours perfect. To start three had the zuchcini flowers stuffed with ricotta & haloumi, and I selected the quail which was two grilled breasts and the most delicious spiced quail "Bisteya" - a tiny flakey... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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25 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Bacash on 19 December (Monday) The restaurant was nearly full at 7pm. Michael Bacash is becoming (if not already) one of Melbourne's finest chefs. He still works in the kitchen, in chef's whites, is cordial and a very numerous host. Prices are not cheap but the quality of the menu is not cheap either. We all very much... More 

Thank philinoz
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32 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice setting, excellent food with some very interesting menu items. Price was on the high side. They comfortably accommodated our group of 15.

Thank dgbint
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90 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 14, 2016 via mobile

Went to Bacash for a pre-Xmas fish lunch with an old friend. Food, wine and service were excellent. Started with Oysters (good but not great - a little milky) and Vietnamese Crab Salad (outstanding salad). Both of us then followed with garfish with a parmesan crumb. Truly wonderful dish - the best fish I have had for some time. My... More 

Thank Paul H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 3, 2016 via mobile

My daughter and I dined here tonight and both were disappointed with not only the food but the service also. ( I dine in restaurants all over Australia regularly for business) Seared scallop entree was extremely bland with the scallops lacking any flavor. Mains were nothing the write home about. The service was extremely poor. Plates were not even cleared... More 

Thank Tania P
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 24, 2016

My partner and I will never go again.I have eaten at some of the best restaurants in the world and have never been treated with such snobbery. We ordered the King george whiting fillet, and the dory fillets. The whiting was boring and bland, I put a heap of salt on the fillet but still no taste. The dory fillets... More 

Thank roberto d
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 3, 2016 via mobile

A recent birthday visit for dinner reaffirmed in my mind that this is Melbourne's go to restaurant for seafood. The surroundings certainly set the scene for a special occasion and the quality and attentive service confirm the status of this dining experience. The largely locally sourced seafood is to be commended with Port Phillip Bay calamari, garfish, snapper, and flounder... More 

Thank Spozzarooni
Melbourne, Australia
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233 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

Michael is the best fish & seafood chef in Melbourne. The quality of produce is second to none. Lunch consisted of whole NZ flounder, spaghetti marinara, salad & frites. Absolutely superb.

Thank Virginia J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$45 - $113
Seafood, Australian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 175 Domain Rd, Melbourne, Victoria 3141, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9866 3566

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?