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dined on Fri, 24 May 2019

The woman who served us was lovely. She asked us what time we would need to be out to get to the show on time and made sure everything was brought out promptly so that we would get to our show on time. Very pleased 😁 The food was delicious as always and very affordable. This is the second time I've come before a show and won't be the last.

dined on Sat, 13 Apr 2019

I was there for the seafood risotto which I had 3 times already. Sadly it is off the menu and the blue swimmer crab risotto was just awful. I left half of it- too gluggy and no crab meat to be seen. My husband had his 4th kangaroo dinner and loved it thank goodness. Service is always great.
Danielle Carr

dined on Sat, 6 Apr 2019

Salmon was ok, first time I've tried a nicoise salad, can't say I'm a fan them. Wouldn't order this again, unless they swapped out the salad. Creme Brulee was nice, not sure why it was served with lemon sorbet, definitely didn't complement it. The fairy floss with the Apple Strudel was also out of place and didn't get eaten. I booked for 6.30pm, which was very loud and busy with people going to shows. Would recommend booking for maybe 7.30 for a nicer atmosphere.

dined on Sat, 16 Mar 2019

Excellent for meeting friends over dinner before attending a concert or theater production. Good choice of mains and friendly service. Can be a bit noisy depending on groups sitting near-by.

dined on Wed, 6 Mar 2019

Meals presented beautifully. I had the steak & unfortunately it was tough so I was disappointed with that. Everyone else was happy with theirs, the fish & pork belly. Nice treat with the coffee! Too rushed for our pre-theatre (7pm) dining. Great if your show starts later. Love the convenience to Flinders St. Classy decor.

dined on Sat, 23 Feb 2019

Second time eating here.. and loved it again.. easy food and tasty!! Fantastic service too!! Especially when our section was packed.. the waitresses didn't give up :)

dined on Thu, 20 Dec 2018

Mike was a very charming waiter and very good at service. This is the 3rd time in a row I had the Seafood Risotto abundant seafood and gorgeous flavour. must have!!!

dined on Sat, 15 Jun 2019

A great place to enjoy a pre-theatre meal. Friendly @ & efficient service. Good food & great value for money
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About Young and Jacksons

Established in 1861, Young and Jacksons is Melbourne's most Iconic Hotel. Beautifully restored and refurbished it is a comfortable blend of boutique bar and classic pub. Situated on the vibrant corner of Swanston and Flinders street, Y&J's is the perfect place to meet with friends to enjoy a drink and share a meal. Our relaxed 1st floor dining room and lounge offer casual dining overlooking the busy Melbourne streets below. With head chef Lachlan Wyss at the helm we serve newly curated pub and A La Carte menus that deliver modern Australian cuisine with an emphasis placed on fresh local produce.There's something for everyone at Young and Jacksons, the perfect destination for all occasions.

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