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Unabara Lobster & Oyster Bar

| Level 1, Melbourne Central, La Trobe Street Entrance, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9662 9009
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible26%
25 May 2018
“Good lobster bar”
3 Apr 2018
“Very appealing but lobster over cooked”
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Japanese, African
$$ - $$$
| Level 1, Melbourne Central, La Trobe Street Entrance, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Superb cold plater - very fresh. Had oysters, prawn and crab followed by lobster. Far better than Richmond oysters and cheaper

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Ambassador64113
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

Extremely slow. Very over priced. Their iced tea was cordial on ice with a scoop of sorbet on top. Trust me, don’t waste your time.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank KrystalD78
Reviewed 12 October 2018

Went for a meal around 8pm on a Thursday. The waitresses had no idea what a chardonnay was, had to ask three times and then point to the menu. When they finally figured it out, I had to ask where it was three times. Why...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank mishandcait
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

OMG, two Visits in two days for their tempura oysters. Both days they had a different selection of oysters. Good price at $13 for six. Really really good. Great service. Clean restaurant.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank sports_model
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

I had their lunch special, which has an excellent assortment of beverages to choose from including a glass of sparkling. We then chose the Tokyo lobster roll for our main. Beautiful and fresh lobster, perfect amount of chips and a delicious lobster bisque as a...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank ianaA1079TD
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Came in for dinner waited for 20min before being seated - there was an empty table, but the staff were ‘busy’. The waitress left some plates on the table 5min later she cleaned them away. Every other table were complaining too. The owner was serving...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 674leid
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Unabara lobster and oyster bar in Emporium. Nice Japanese style lobster bar with fusion Japanese food. Lobster roll and grilled lobster was quite nice but a bit small portion. Like the decorations of the bar and good place to dine in.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank sikikuhle
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Yummy souffle pancakes🥞! Really liked the components of the parfait. The staff was friendly and accomodating.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Kenneth Jacques M
Reviewed 3 April 2018

On our way to Victoria market, we walked by several times and each time we were really attracted by the ramen lobster - very well presented, smells very good. So this week-end, we decided to give a try and order 2 ramen (half) lobster. Each...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank vancanq
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

The lobster meals - lobster roll/lobster linguine/lobster risotto all cost around 25 AUD each. Only thing the wait time for the food to be cooked and serve takes 45 minutes. If u are really hungry,ordered gyoza first...fast and tasty which is from the other restaurant...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank CK2012_12
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$11 - US$29
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Level 1, Melbourne Central, La Trobe Street Entrance, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9662 9009
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For seafood lovers look no further, Unabara Lobster & Oyster Bar is sure to satisfy your tastebuds. Relax and chill with a glass of champagne and freshly shucked oysters, brunch with our signature avocado lobster rolls or simply indulge in a lobster and seafood feast. Japanese Nouvelle style menu combined with the freshest ingredients brings a new level of gastronomical experience.
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