At Novotel Melbourne St Kilda, we invite you to join us at the 'Esplanade Bar & Diner'. Open daily for breakfast there are also options for a snack in the bar and lunch or dinner in the main dining area overlooking the bay. 

Led by our Executive Chef David Fernandez the menus evolve seasonally. Chef David & his team have taken the A/W 2019 menu to a new level.

There are gluten free, vegetarian and vegan options. Specific dietary requirments can be catered for in advance. 

For those not wanting to leave their room, have us deliver your meal directly to you with a range of in-room dining options.

For further information or to make a booking, email or call +61 3 9525 5522


    Come in, grab a table, and go back in time. Esplanade Diner is a styled space that takes you back to the sun drenched St Kilda beach days where you can admire the ocean from inside or on the outdoor terrace overlooking the bay.

    From 11:30am you can dine on items such as 'Three Mushroom Agnolotti' to start, 'Rack of Lamb' for main and 'Five-spice panna cotta' to finish.

    Dietary requirements can be met and there's a range of gluten free and vegetarian options including a vegan 'Orange-Zest Risotto'. 'The Szechuan Crusted Barramundi' is gluten & dairy free. 

    Our staple favorite 'Diner Burger' is available at the bar or when dining in the restaurant and goes great with a milkshake from our 'Milkshake Bar' that you can spice up with a shot of your favourite liqueur. 

    For guests hosting a meeting, wedding or special event at the Esplanade Diner, the restaurant features a large open plan space along with an elegant private dining area. For larger gatherings in the Esplanade Diner, contact us on (03) 9536 6177 to discuss booking the diner for your exclusive use.

    Restaurant Opening Times:
    Buffet Breakfast: 6:30am – 10:30am
    Diner Opens at 11:30 am - 10:00pm

    Bar Opening Times:
    Daily: 11:30am – Until Late

    Restricted trading hours may apply during public holidays. Please see our team for more details


    Stroll in and choose a beverage from our hand-picked list of Craft Beers, Cocktails, Signature Milkshakes or a fresh squeezed juice. 

    Enjoy a drink by the bar with a selection of bar snacks including 'Rosemary Salted Chips', 'Korean Fried Chicken' or 'Salt & Pepper Fish Bites'. 

    Take a seat with views from all angles at this stunning Melbourne beachside location. The Esplanade Bar offers views of St Kilda and Port Philip bay from the comforts of the indoors, right through to the colourful decor of the outdoor terrace.

    Feeling hungry? Take a look at the "Small Bite" options avalable from the hotels very own Esplanade Diner.

    Bar Opening Times:
    Daily: 11:30am – Until Late


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