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Spoonbill Restaurant and Bar

637 Chapel St | The Olsen Hotel, Melbourne, Victoria 3141, Australia
+61 3 9040 1333
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good31%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
637 Chapel St | The Olsen Hotel, Melbourne, Victoria 3141, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in South Yarra 2 weeks ago at the Olsen. After booking at a local Japanese restaurant and getting completely ignored by staff, we left and went looking for somewhere else to eat. We found ourselves back at the hotel and decided to try...More

Thank Brett P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A bun was $11!!!. It was flat chewy. The scoth steak was also ordinary. Zucchini flowers were oily and had too much raw onions. Overall it was bad and left me with a lot of reflux.

Thank Yunxin Z
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Dined here for dinner last night. We shared the pork belly steamed bun, chicken taco, croquettes, betel leaf & beef ribs. I also had the lychee & ginger martini. Everything was delicious. Friendly service. In the entertainment book so got a good discount off the...More

Thank Shweta L
Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

We had a joyful small meal on Saturday evening after a movie at Como opposite - charming young male waiter, buzzy atmosphere, yummy dishes ... so on Sunday, we brought mo-in-law for lunch. Empty, no greeting, air con very cold, no music, food ok but...More

Thank DrJulieShaw
Reviewed February 14, 2018

We booked in dinner for Valentines Day and everything started off really well but when we received our mains to share the lamb cutlets were raw. Nothing was done by your staff to compensate for this mistake which ultimately ruined our Valentine’s Day evening. The...More

Thank lovetowineanddine018
Reviewed February 8, 2018

Happy Hour - $5 AUS beers ! Then you get your beer in a tiny glass. Definitely not a pint. Not even 12 oz or 330cl . At least the service is very slow. Do NOT go here - go to one of the many...More

Thank foodreport2017
Reviewed January 22, 2018

I’ve had breakfast, lunch and dinner here on different occasions and have never been disappointed.....ever!!!!

Thank AnnaWolfie
Reviewed January 15, 2018

Tried breakfast and dinner here, plus coffee each day of our hotel stay. Consistent, nice food, friendly staff.

Thank AshleighH195
Reviewed December 26, 2017 via mobile

On about my 6th takeaway long black now and not stopping anytime soon. Hard to make a long black decaf , but Jordan and the crew make it look easy and taste great! Even though it is a restaurant , you can easily get in...More

1  Thank Steven S
Reviewed December 9, 2017

Enjoyed a great breakfast at Spoonbill. A great menu with fresh ingredients and variety. Highly recommended.

Thank JackieH34037
Chapel Street
Seek and ye shall find! Prahran is a treasure hunter’s
paradise of vintage stores, upscale boutiques and
emporiums. Chapel Street is a one-stop shop with
specialty stores selling just about everything. The
famous Chapel Street Bazaar has so many curious and
vintage knick-knacks that you will feel as if you're
in a huge and busy museum. By contrast, at the
northern end of Chapel Street, South Yarra and Windsor
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$11 - $38
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 12:00 AM
6:30 AM - 12:00 AM
6:30 AM - 12:00 AM
6:30 AM - 12:00 AM
6:30 AM - 12:00 AM
6:30 AM - 12:00 AM
6:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 637 Chapel St | The Olsen Hotel, Melbourne, Victoria 3141, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Chapel Street
  • Neighborhood: Chapel Street
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9040 1333
  • E-mail
Nestled into The Olsen hotel on Chapel Street, Spoonbill celebrates Australia’s regional produce. As our seasons change so too does our menu, ensuring the freshest of fare for flocks and grazers alike. Whether you’re looking to peck, feed in a group or enjoy a fully fledged meal, find a perch at Spoonbill and settle in.
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