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) #217 of 3,376 Restaurants in Melbourne ££ - £££ Cafe, , Vegetarian Friendly
Shop G3A, River Level Southgate Arts & Leisure Precinct, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia
+61 3 9682 3799
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good43%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“pizza” (32 reviews)
“quinoa salad” (3 reviews)
“poached eggs” (8 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Shop G3A, River Level Southgate Arts & Leisure Precinct, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the pasta mixture with the meat tastes amazing but one has to consider if it's worth the price. you can eat the whole day in a food court with some change with the same amount of $$ u spend here.

Thank TobyCheong
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is good for having a drink along the riverside on a nice day. It has a good vibe without being too busy (usually) and the food and prices are reasonably good for the location

Thank Avsfan2014
Reviewed 3 May 2017

This places has a great view of the yarra river and the food was great. staff were friendly. They had gluten free options.

Thank Babyboobear1992
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Booked early sitting as we were going to Adele concert. We got there a bit early, but staff were very helpful. Started with a lovely citrus cocktail, followed by a prosecco to have with our meal. If you dine there before 6pm you can only...More

Thank Gail958
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Called in for an early evening drink and decided to eat. Good choice on the menu and had delicious wood fired pizza. Sat right on the outside watching the world go by. Not very busy when we arrived but soon filled up. Staff attentive with...More

Thank Jane W
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Grand Prix weekend and lots of people not many staff. What staff there were very friendly but obviously run off their feet. Advertised vegan meal but was not available when asked. One meal arrived cold but overall would give the place a second chance. Great...More

Thank Deb K
Reviewed 22 March 2017

We enjoyed an early pre-concert dinner at BearBrass the other evening. The staff were friendly and ensured that we were attended to throughout the couple of hours that we were there. Food here is of a decent standard and not overly priced considering its location...More

Thank Maria M
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Located on the river Yarra amongst many other restaurants and close to Federation square this is the perfect place to have dinner. The atmosphere was great the whole evening even though it was a Tuesday evening. The area was busy without feeling over crowded. Our...More

Thank Edwin V
Reviewed 11 March 2017

I always catch up for lunch with a friend here every 2 months for the last 8 yrs maybe longer.The service is always good.Food is ok for lunch.We shared some starters very tasty.We have had the pizzas before wich are good.We keep going back as...More

Thank kathteagle
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

My partner and I visited on a Thursday which is luckily 2 for 1 cocktails from 5pm till late. We tried a few and they were all very good! Would definitely come back.

Thank CharlotteT1411
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$19
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop G3A, River Level Southgate Arts & Leisure Precinct, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9682 3799
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BearBrass Eating & Drinking, Southbank, Melbourne

Located on the banks of the Yarra River at Southgate Restaurant and Shopping Precinct on Southbank with spectacular views over our beautiful city of Melbourne. BearBrass offers a social environment to suit all moods and occasions. Buzzy and informal, enjoy a simple stylish environment, service & contemporary menu including pizzas, small plates & mains, great coffee and cocktails!
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