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World Restaurant & Bar

Address
Address:
4 Riverside Quay
Southbank VIC 3006
Contact
Contact:
Tel : +61 3 9690 6999
Fax : +61 3 9690 9923
Cuisine
Chef
Chef:
Chef
Price Range: $$$$
BYO
License: Fully Licensed (no BYO)
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World Restaurant & Bar at Southbank boasts an extensive cocktail menu, over 50 wines, 40 beers and 10 ciders from around the world. The food menu is just as cosmopolitan, with the chefs borrowing flavours from cuisines across the globe. The restaurant offers hearty breakfasts, casual snacks and formal a la carte restaurant fare. Whatever you choose, a meal in the high glamour dining room will leave you satisfied.


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LOCATION
Situated on the banks of the Yarra at Southbank’s River Quay. Just a short 5 minute walk from Flinders Street Station.

DETAILS
World Restaurant and Bar has both a vibrant energy and relaxing lounge atmosphere that attracts a diverse crowd of locals and international guests. Its modern design flourishes such as ornate iron gates, and unique lighting fixtures tie the space together whilst the mahogany shelving unit that wraps around the dining room works into the setting to create a worldly atmosphere. There is a melange of tall-topped tables with bench-styled seating and stools for a casual drink. The glass-panelled front wall overlooks the outdoor terrace, which leads onto the Southbank promenade.

FOOD & BEVERAGE
The extensive food and drinks menu is a worldly affair with contemporary Australian cuisine, European culinary delights and Asian flavours all gracing the menu. Work your way through a breakfast of poached eggs with basil hollandaise straight onto lunch, where pan-fried saganaki (sheeps milk cheese) from Greece makes its mark alongside Egyptian spiced falafels. For dinner opt for a vegetarian mezze plate to share with friends or a good old 400g rib-eye steak with garlic and rosemary baked field mushrooms. It’s hard not to get lost in the fanfare, so be sure to order a glass of wine or bottled ale from the extensive beverage menu, to put your mind at ease.

FUNCTIONS
World Restaurant and Bar has a variety of spaces to suit corporate functions, cocktail receptions and personal celebrations. The venue has a total seated capacity of 300, and can hold up to 400 standing guests.

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Menu Selection  | de Groots Best Restaurants of Australia

entrees

Toasted ciabatta, house made dips | $15.00

Zucchini and corn fritters, green tomato relish, feta, tendrils | $14.00

Bucket of spiced chicken drummettes, aioli, lime | $18.00

Semolina spiced calamari, aioli, lemon | $16.00


mains

Crispy skinned salmon, goats cheese, orange, fennel and parsley salad | $28.00

French lamb cutlets, baby spring vegetables, crushed peas, new potato | $34.00

James Squire battered dory, hot chips, tartare, lemon | $35.00

200g Eye fillet, crushed potatoes, confit shallots, pink peppercorn sauce | $32.00


desserts

World`s famous chocolate pizza, marscapone, almond crunch & raspberry ice cream | $17.00

Yoghurt pannacotta, strawberries, pistachio fairy floss | $15.00

Lemon curd tart, vanilla spiced oranges, fresh basil | $15.00

Selection of cheeses with quince paste, granny smith apple, Tuckers crackers | $28.00

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winelist

white wine selection

KNAPPSTEIN RIESLING CLARE VALLEY, SA
bottle | $42.00
glass | $9.00

TAR & ROSES PINOT GRIGIO, VIC
bottle | $43.00
glass | $9.00

TERRA D’UORO ALBARIÑO RIAS BAIXAS, SPAIN
bottle | $50.00

DALWHINNIE THE HUT CHARDONNAY PYRENEES, VIC
bottle | $47.00
glass | $10.00

red wine selection

JOSEF CHROMY PEPIK PINOT NOIR RELBIA, TAS
bottle | $46.00
glass | $9.50

MERRICKS ESTATE CABERNET MORNINGTON, VIC
bottle | $48.00
glass | $10.00

ARGENTO CLASSIC MALBEC MENDOZA, ARG
bottle | $50.00

ATLAS EBENEZER 5160 SHIRAZ BAROSSA VALLEY, SA
bottle | $65.00

sparkling wine selection

TALTARNI T SERIES BRUT PYRENEES, VIC
bottle | $39.00
glass | $8.50

CHEVALIER BLANC DE BLANC BRUT NV LOIRE VLY, FRANCE
bottle | $42.00
glass | $9.00

BRIDGEWATER MILL NV ADELAIDE HILLS, SA
bottle | $48.00

MOUNT MACEDON NV BRUT ROSE MACEDON, VIC
bottle | $62.00

dessert wine selection

HIRSCH HILL LATE HARVEST STICKY YARRA VALLEY
bottle | $28.00
glass | $7.00

PENFOLDS GRANDFATHER TAWNY PORT MULTI REGIONAL, SA

glass | $12.00

INNOCENT BYSTANDER PINK MOSCATO, VIC
bottle | $35.00
glass | $7.50

VALDESPINO PEDRO XIMÉNEZ JEREZ, SPAIN

glass | $9.00

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World Restaurant & Bar - User Reviews

Erin:

Simply amazing, the staff are fabulous! And the food, fantasic! Such a great night. Thank youreview  11/05/2012

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Restaurant Specials

July specials & events
Taste of Le Tour 5-27th July Celebrate Le Tour de France and sample some of our finest French wines. Blanc de Blanc Veuve D'Argent Brut Sparkling Joseph Drouhin Beaujolais-Villages Joseph Drouhin Macon-Lugny $9.50 glass | $45 bottle Available everyday during Le Tour

Winter specials & events
Monday Steak Night. Every Monday this Winter from 5pm. Chef's cut 200gm steak with chips, salad and your choice of peppercorn or mushroom gravy. $20 with a glass of house wine, pot of beer or soft drink. Bookings welcome but not essential. Call 03 9690 6999

Winter specials & events
Tuesday Curry Night. Every Tuesday this Winter from 5pm.Warm up with chef's weekly curry selection, rice & roti bread. $20 with a glass of house wine, pot of Boag's Draught or soft drink. Bookings welcome but not essential. Call 03 9690 6999 to make your reservation #worldswinterwamers

Winter specials & events
Wednesday Slow Braise. Every Wednesday this Winter from 5pm. Chef's selection slow cooked braise of the day. $20 with a glass of house wine, pot of Boag's Draught or soft drink.

Winter specials & events
Thursday Bangers & Mash. Every Thursday this Winter from 5pm. Chef's choice gourmet bangers with creamy mash & gravy. $20 with a glass of house wine, pot of Boag's Draught or soft drink.

Year round specials and events
Happy Hour(s)! Monday to Friday, 4pm - 7pm. $10 Cocktails / $8 James Boag's / Rotating wine specials

Year round specials and events
$18 LUNCH BREAK. Monday - Thursday 12-4pm. Menu changes weekly. Add a pint or a glass of house wine for $5



Restaurant Features
Breakfast
Outdoor Dining
Suitable for Families with children
Suitable for Functions
Suitable for Groups of 10


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