We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Circa, The Prince

$$$$, , Gluten Free Options
2 Acland St, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia
+61 3 9536 1122
Website
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“wagyu” (6 reviews)
“pork” (8 reviews)
Open Now
Hours
CUISINES
Australian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
2 Acland St, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (251)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 251 reviews

Reviewed February 10, 2018

Circa consistently serves fabulous food in a lovely setting.Staff are friendly and very professional. We often have a family lunch here as well as dinner with friends. Innovative beautifully presented and use of top produce makes this a favourite of ours.

Thank theweezer28
Reviewed December 29, 2017

Unfortunately for Circa the rain started just prior to the wedding ceremony on the deck and there were a number of last minute, very quick changes to plan which they facilitated effortlessly. The staff all night were amazing, the food delicious and the ambience just...More

Thank Andrew R
Reviewed December 25, 2017

Christmas 2016 at Circa was amazing! Food, service, everything was divine and no double sitting. The staff were relaxed and not stressed. Christmas 2017 not so amazing! The food was excellent and my thanks to all those working tirelessly in the kitchen - you did...More

Thank Kris M
Reviewed November 21, 2017

Breakfast was really nice, the eggs were so tasty and fresh, great coffee and a lovely setting. Coffee was lovely with no bitterness

Thank Swampgirl001
Reviewed July 8, 2017 via mobile

Dined here for the Pork and Pinot dinner. A 4 course set menu with matching Pinots from some of our finest vineyards. Each course was pork or had a hint of bacon. The pigshead terrine was outstanding as was the pumpkin tart with just a...More

Thank Larry S
Reviewed February 16, 2017

A group of friends went for breakfast and what a bad decision that was ! A far cry for the halcyon days when it opened.... Menu selection POOR. Orange juice tasteless. Eggs dry. Croque Monsieur no flavour (except butter). Staff average. Coffee awful. Expensive. If...More

2  Thank MDR_11
Reviewed February 15, 2017

Circas kitchen is alive with flavour texture and presentation all in perfect balance, The meal was nothing short of stunning, as a largely retired chef of 30+ years, I could of stood and applauded the food, the service was seamless and a great compliment to...More

Thank sunnski22
Reviewed January 15, 2017 via mobile

Put simply Christmas lunch was superb! The staff were wonderful and the culinary creations coming out of the kitchen were just exquisite! There was no rushing or pushing us along we were given time to soak it all up - our sincere thanks to all...More

Thank Kris M
Reviewed January 8, 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and service is attentive Nothing is too much trouble Comfortable seating and lovely ambience

Thank Mish-elle K
Reviewed December 27, 2016

The dishes were so impressive. We were told the menu change quite often depending on the seasons and produce available. Nice oyster selection served with a very refreshing cucumber gazpacho; mussels were good too. We had artichokes all the time but never thought they could...More

Thank Gary Y
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 19 hotels in St Kilda
The Prince
266 reviews
.01 miles away
Rydges St Kilda
671 reviews
.04 miles away
Warwick Beachside Apartment Hotel
2 reviews
.07 miles away
Quest St Kilda Bayside
504 reviews
.11 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Lau's Family Kitchen
308 reviews
.04 miles away
Cafe Di Stasio
514 reviews
.03 miles away
29th Apartment
59 reviews
.01 miles away
Nearby Attractions
St. Kilda Beach
1,887 reviews
.20 miles away
Palais Theatre
101 reviews
.38 miles away
Luna Park Melbourne
856 reviews
.41 miles away
Catani Gardens
41 reviews
.20 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
christinegJ7526BO
August 21, 2016|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from HolliFam | Reviewed this property |
Yes, absolutely. One of the virtues of this restaurant was that the tables were spaced far enough apart to have a conversation.
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$8 - $38
Cuisine
Australian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Monday
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Friday
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Acland St, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Port Phillip  >  St Kilda
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9536 1122
  • E-mail
Description
The highly awarded Circa Private Dining + Events sets a benchmark for innovative food, a well-travelled wine list and impeccable service. The renowned kitchen has produced some of the country's most exciting talents, including Andrew McConnell, Philippa Sibley, David Moyle, Ben Shewry, and most recently, Rhys Blackley, who took Circa from one to two hats (2016 + 2017). Both food and wine menus are individually curated based on the occasion, with a focus on contemporary seasonal eating, eclectic and rare wines, as well as a range of other premium beverage offerings. The iconic spaces, including the atrium bar, private dining room, and balcony room are exclusively available for dinners, private parties, weddings and corporate events. By pre-arranged appointment only.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing