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Normanby Road & Clarendon Street | Tramstop 125, Melbourne, Victoria 3205, Australia
+61 3 9695 4000
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Worth every cent, the evening is very spectacular great food and drinks and with moving views, staff are great you will be very happy after your experience

Thank Frank M
Reviewed 3 days ago

The first time I visited the Colonial Tramcar Restaurant was about 23 years ago! I have been back quite a number of times over the years since then and the experience dining in the Tram Restaurant had always been very positive and memorable. Although food...More

Thank HweeHall
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Our evening at the Tram Car Restaurant was a highlight of our trip to Melbourne. If you want to have dinner on the Tram you have to make reservations early as it books out. Also you have to be at your pick up point on...More

Thank High-Dry
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great way to spend a lunchtime - excellent food and service and a brilliant way to see the sights of Melbourne - highly recommended

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great experience and a good way to see the city. The staff were fantastic and the food was very good too. Bit tricky to find the place but when the tram arrived the staff were top notch, funny and helpful. The food was really good...More

Thank Emmajb255115
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Many months ago now we booked the Colonial Restaurant Tramcar. We had enjoyed dinner on the Restaurant Tram a number of years ago to celebrate our wedding anniversary and were very much looking forward to doing so again in a little under 2 weeks time....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have twice dined on the Tramcar and would thoroughly recommend it to lovers of good food and good wines. It's really great value and a charming way to see Melbourne. Our last visit was in July and I meant to write something in praise...More

Thank Shelley1248
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unfortunately we arrived for our celebratory trip around Melbourne on the tram car to be told we could not travel, they could not give a reason? We had just arrived from New Zealand and was really looking forward to this experience. We chose to still...More

Thank shazzzalongley
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went on the late dinner was a 5 course la a carte meal, amazing. So full by the end of the night and all the alcohol is included in the price. Oh what a night staff are fantastic and so amazing. Great night out

Thank joannaesposito69
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a great experience and one of the best ways to spend an afternoon. The meal by chef Virackt was outstanding and delicious and the service and good humour of Joe and Carlos made this a memorable time. Many thanks to all 3. Well...More

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Ashleigh G
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Response from brony64 | Reviewed this property |
I doubt it
24 April 2018|
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Response from stephentc2016 | Reviewed this property |
Like everyone has said it goes till about 11 30pm and is really good and well worth the effort. Hope this helps. Stephen TC
3 April 2018|
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Response from BarbaraAshfordKent | Reviewed this property |
No difference really. Maximum number per table is 4 so if you have a party of 6, 2 have to sit separately