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The Nixon Hotel

#380 of 3,319 Restaurants in Melbourne
Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Bar, Pub, Australian
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757 Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3008, Australia
+61 96423272
Today
11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Greater Melbourne, Australia
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67 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Called into tis pub for a meal before going to football - opposite stadium - upon arrival nearly empty with 30 minutes - overflowing at seams a- and no wonder food was great prices reasonable and service was great. Great venue happy to go back anytime

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Thank Gary F
Umina Beach
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27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Met with friends before game at Edihad. Very prompt service for drinks & food-which was lovely. I had the Salt & Pepper Calamari. We have never been here before & was staying across the road, so very convenient location.

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Thank suehV8855VX
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Was staying around the corner and went a few nights in a row trying the different nightly specials and it was all decent food and good service.

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Thank Molnar H
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Great place as meeting point before a game, at Etihad Stadium. Food is good and well priced, the staff and service is great. Can get busy before a big game, so booking a table prior would my suggestion. Although we have never had to as we normally get in early. Easy short walk to Etihad from the Nixon .

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Thank Dante D
Adelaide, Australia
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73 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Dropped in no reservation on a Wednesday night. Busy, happy hour good drink prices. Left the smokers outside for the comfort inside. Nice bottle of South Australian wine and great main of lamb rump medium rare with veg. Service extremely prompt and friendly.

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Thank BenthePilot
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

A reasonably priced meal, good service. Monday night steak night $15.00 including drink. Love that. We all enjoyed our meal.

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Thank Faye M
Greater Melbourne, Australia
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Wowsers this place isn't a shadow on when it open many years ago. Unfortunately flat grilling a steak simply doesn't cut it in Melbourne town these days. The problem is.... the flat grill!!. Not the meat....Great Southern Pinnacle is a fine cut of meat, better than Cape Grim these days and the steak was cooked as ordered Medium rare. However... More 

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Thank OZI77
Geelong, Australia
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We ate in the Bistro and the food was excellent and service was extremely quick and friendly. The waitress came back during our meal to check that everything was OK, which was a nice touch. It is a pub/sports bar atmosphere, so dont expect more, but its a great central location and handy of you are attending the footy or... More 

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Thank Dexi915
Cheltenham, Australia
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2017

The Nixon Hotel, was located across the road from where we stayed. It was a perfect choice. The food on offer was quality. I had the chicken Parmi and it was a huge serve. Great service as well and reasonable priced for melbourne

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Thank tonyz458
Melbourne, Australia
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95 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We had a meal here before the first pre-season game at Etihad. The staff were friendly, service great and the food was really good. The parma was so huge that we couldn't possibly eat it all. My brother had the veal, which was a very small serve in comparison. He also said it needed more potatoes with it. The pub... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$22
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Australian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 757 Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3008, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: +61 96423272

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