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Rubiras at Swallows

) #249 of 3,375 Restaurants in Melbourne ££ - £££ Seafood, , Gluten Free Options
192 Station Street, Port Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria Vic 3207, Australia
9646 2746
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Opens in 26 min
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Seafood, Australian, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
192 Station Street, Port Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria Vic 3207, Australia
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Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Our out-of-town friends came to visit from Los Angeles, and we wanted to take them somewhere special. They love seafood, and I trusted the reviews on TripAdvisor when booking here. This place did not disappoint. The oysters were some of the best we've ever had,...More

Thank KindaAF
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Rubira's at Swallows is definitely not a typical haunt for the tourist trade but on the day we visited it was packed with locals who clearly love this old world looking pub like place. The most notable thing about Rubira's is no doubt the seafood...More

Thank Batch65
Reviewed 25 February 2017

I get around and love my seafood, but am frequently let down on promise of excellence. Not so at Rubira's, set in the relaxing and pleasant atmosphere of the old Swallows Hotel. This is probably the best seafood restaurant in Australia and definitely Melbourne, delivering...More

Thank NOEL M
Reviewed 19 February 2017

This intimate upscale old world pub serves great seafood. Suggested by a friend, we will go back often.

Thank KTSL
Reviewed 13 February 2017

For seafood lovers And not only There are great menu and good wine list One of amazing places in Port Melbourne for either business lunch or romantic date

Thank Nat G
Reviewed 10 February 2017

Loved this place. Had never had bug tails before but they were great. Sort of a local lobster. The fish rolls were wonderful. Good wine list. Wonderful service. This is off the beaten path so you need to cab it there but prices are very...More

Thank Carolyn S
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Locals know this restaurant well as it's always busy. Off the beaten track for visitors . Located in an old pub that has retained original features of Bar and classic green tiling. It's mainly seafood with oysters, prawns , lobster, variety of white fish cooked...More

Thank Peter L
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

I visited twice during my recent visit to Melbourne. Delicious seafood , always fresh and cooked very well. It is well worth a visit and book to avoid disappointment

Thank John B
Reviewed 7 December 2016

A high quality seafood restaurant . A great choice of all seafood. Excellent service attentive to your requirements.

1  Thank Philip V
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Myself and my partner visited Rubiras on Saturday night. Firstly, my hangover from the work Christmas party was next level. Our server Rachel was very quick to notice this and for the rest of the night, she was amazing! Water, Post mix coke pints... Wine......More

Thank stacey0live
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:30
12:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 21:30
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 192 Station Street, Port Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria Vic 3207, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Port Melbourne
  • Neighbourhood: Port Melbourne
  • Phone Number: 9646 2746
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