18 Best All You Can Eat Buffets In Melbourne Guaranteed To Fill You Up

Looking to chow down to your heart’s content? Then dining at a delicious all-you-can-eat buffet restaurant in Melbourne might be just what you’re looking for!

They are a great option if you’re looking to feast with family and friends without having to empty your wallet. 

To help you experience the best all you can eat Melbourne has to offer, here’s a list of our top all you can eat buffet restaurants for lunch and dinner in Melbourne.

Best All You Can Eat Buffets & Restaurants Melbourne

1. Melba, Southbank

Whether you’re planning a breakfast, lunch or dinner buffet, The Langham Hotel’s Melba Restaurant might be the best all you can eat buffet Melbourne has on offer. 

The welcoming restaurant uses the best locally-sourced produce and innovative dishes from around the globe, including freshly sliced sushi, a tandoor oven baking fresh naan, dumplings, pasta and more.

For kids, the dessert bar and the famous Melba chocolate fountain will be the cherry on top of the whole experience.

Melba, 1 Southgate Avenue, Southbank, 1800 641 107, rest.res@langhamhotels.com


2. Crossways, Melbourne

For a wholesome vegan/vegetarian lunch or dinner head on over to Crossways at Swanston Street where all their food is cooked with love and devotion by the Hare Krishna devotees.

A different menu is available every day of the week to make sure that there is a bit of variety. On top of this, the Crossways all-you-can-eat daily menu consists of two courses plus a drink.

Crossways, 147 Swanston Street, Melbourne, +61 3 9650 2939, info@crosswaysfoodforlife.com.au

Crossways all you can eat menu

3. The Conservatory at Crown, Southbank

Within the opulent surrounds of Conservatory at Crown, you can enjoy one of Melbourne’s finest and most indulgent buffets.

Be spoiled with stunning Yarra views, marble floors and lavish décor, while the buffet features a diverse and exciting spread of international cuisine to inspire and delight every palate.

With breakfast, lunch and dinner buffets available, you can pick your favourite meal and indulge in this all you can eat buffet for your next special occasion.

The Conservatory at Crown, 8, Level 1 Crown Towers, Whiteman St, Southbank, +61 3 9292 5777


4. Gaijin, South Yarra

If you’re looking for all-you-can-eat sushi, GAIJIN is for you!

This Japanese Fusion restaurant in South Yarra offers a refreshing contemporary Japanese cuisine, with their all-you-can-eat sushi buffet available every Monday to Thursday. There’s also the option to upgrade to sashimi as part of your all you can eat buffet.

GAIJIN, 135 Commercial Road, South Yarra, +61 3 9804 8873, gaijinmelbourne@gmail.com

Gaijin all you can eat buffet melbourne

5. No35, Melbourne

Looking for the best breakfast buffet in Melbourne with the best view to match? Head to the Sofitel’s No35 on the 35th level of the luxury hotel, where you’ll be treated to a panoramic view of the Central Business District.

Enjoy some of the best pancakes, omelettes and other breakfast goodies around, plus sugar-free preserves and gluten-free bread for those with dietary restrictions. On top of this, every dish has its ingredients labelled to help you know if this dish is right for you.

No35 Sofitel Melbourne Hotel, Level 35, 25 Collins Street, Melbourne, +61 3 9653 7744

No35 all you can eat breakfast

6. Takumi, Melbourne

Takumi is a top destination for all you can eat Japanese Melbourne dining.

Takumi specialises in offering high-quality all-you-can-eat yakiniku (bbq) and shabu shabu (hotpot) buffets. 

Their other offerings include a selection of unique signature dishes such as Wagyu beef tataki, salmon carpaccio, scotch fillet steaks and a wide range of authentic sake, shochu and fine wines.

Takumi, 32 Bourke Street, Melbourne, +61 3 9650 7020

Takumi all you can eat Japanese

7. Collins Kitchen Grand Hyatt, Melbourne

So far, we’ve listed a bunch of breakfast, lunch and dinner buffets, but what if you’re looking for an All-You-Can-Eat high tea experience?

The Collins Kitchen at the Grand Hyatt will give you a stylish all-you-can-eat high tea affair that features some of the finest teaware you’ve ever seen!

Featuring Cristina Re’s signature teaware collection, The Collins Kitchen at the Grand Hyatt high tea experience is a luxurious affair that offers an array of T2 signature tea blends and espresso coffee perfectly paired with a selection of warm scones served with jams, cream and preserves, elegant finger sandwiches, decadent desserts and golden pastries presented on an array of coloured and patterned vintage inspired fine china paired with tea cups and teapots, all trimmed in 24-carat gold.

The Collins Kitchen at the Grand Hyatt, 123 Collins Street, Melbourne, +61 3 9657 1234

Grand Hyatt all you can eat high tea CBD

8. David’s, Prahran

David’s offers the best Shanghainese food in Melbourne and a Chinese all-you-can-eat buffet that will bring joy to any occasion.

Binge on sumptuous dishes such as Sticky Pork Belly, Steamed John Dory with XO sauce and deliciously plump dumplings – all of which are a feast for taste buds and your eyes!

David’s, 4 Cecil Place, Prahran, +61 3 9529 5199

Davids all you can eat chinese food melbourne

9. BBQ King, Melbourne

BBQ King boldly declares that they offer the ‘Best Korean BBQ Buffet in Melbourne’.

Decide for yourself! Get barbecuing for lunch and dinner plus add Korean favourites such as soybean stew, spicy rice cakes, and kimchi pancakes.

BBQ King, 280 King St, Melbourne 0493 550 100

10. Shinbashi Yakiniku, Carlton

Indulge in the perfect fusion of Japanese Yakiniku and Australian Wagyu Beef at Shinbashi Yakiniku Melbourne. Located in the heart of Carlton, this hidden gem invites you to an all-you-can-eat Japanese dining experience with over 50 selections of the best quality wagyu.

The buffet dining option is available on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday for dinner.

Shinbashi Yakiniku, 294 Lygon St, Carlton, 03 9347 3528

Shinbashi Yakiniku Melbourne

11. Half Acre, South Melbourne

Half Acre, nestled in South Melbourne, offers seasonal modern Australian cuisine with a Middle Eastern twist. The buffet-style dining allows guests to indulge in a variety of delectable dishes, perfect for those with hearty appetites. 

Feast & Flow on Saturdays is a popular brunch all-you-can-eat affair as well as the Sunday lunch sessions, which promise a relaxing end to the week. 

Half Acre, 112 Munro Street, South Melbourne, (03) 9999 1191

Half Acre

12. Meating, Melbourne CBD

For a premium all-you-can-eat Melbourne dining experience with a variety of options including seafood, salad, dessert, and hot food, head to Meating Korean BBQ Buffet. The restaurant is open from 5:30 pm till late every day, welcoming both reservations and walk-ins. 

The lunch buffet is a great value, especially on weekdays, with options for takeaway as well. 

Meating Korean BBQ, 143-145 Bourke St, Melbourne 0406 656 045

Meating Korean

13. B’urrasco, Melbourne

B’urrasco offers an authentic Brazilian dining experience, with succulent meats carved tableside. For those seeking a hearty feast, the all-you-can-eat option is highly recommended, providing a true taste of Brazil’s culinary delights. 

The atmosphere is lively, and reservations are recommended, with two seating options available for dinner. 

B’urrasco, 61 A’Beckett St, Melbourne, (03) 8060 4770


14. Horn Please, Fitzroy North

Horn Please, known for its delicious Indian cuisine, hosts an enticing all-you-can-eat buffet. With tasty curries, charred breads, and generous portions, it’s a worthwhile dining choice. Book in advance for buffet dinner or lunch sittings.

Horn Please, 167 St Georges Rd, Fitzroy North, 03 9497 8101

Horn Please

15. MIPUNG Korean BBQ Buffet, Nunawading

Mipung Korean BBQ offers an enticing Korean BBQ experience with an all-you-can-eat option. 

The pricing is reasonable, with discounts for children and surcharges on public holidays. Personal tip: arrive hungry and try a bit of everything, from the marinated meats to the delicious side dishes!

MIPUNG Korean BBQ Buffet, 2-6 Market St, Nunawading , 03 88396234


16. SSAM Korean, Melbourne CBD

With locations in the CBD, Ringwood, and Carnegie, SSAMs Korean BBQ offers some of the best buffet dining with a variety of delectable dishes. Book the all-you-can-eat option for a truly satisfying and enjoyable feast.

SSAM Korean, 189 King St, Melbourne, 0481 388 456

SSAM Korean

17. Om Vegetarian, Melbourne CBD

Specialising in Indian vegetarian and vegan cuisine, Om is renowned for its bold flavours, fresh ingredients, and friendly service. Now with four locations, this restaurant guarantees a memorable dining experience that will leave you coming back for more.

With all-you-can-eat lunch and dinner for just $9.50, this is the cheapest buffet Melbourne has on offer!

Om Vegetarian, 227 Collins Street Melbourne, omvegetarian@gmail.com

Om Veg

18. OKAMI, Multiple All You Can Eat Melbourne Locations

With locations all across Melbourne, it’s highly likely that there is an OKAMI Japanese All You Can Eat restaurant near you.

OKAMI offers a generous Japanese buffet menu (for a minimum of 2 people) incorporating over 30 traditional Japanese dishes including Sashimi, Beef Carpaccio, Agedashi Tofu, Tempura Prawns, Chicken Teriyaki, Green Tea Icecream and more.

The concept is also simple: eat as much as you can in a two-hour sitting, while every dish is freshly made by your order. An à la carte menu and a takeaway menu are also available.

OKAMI, Hampton, Caulfield, Wantirna, Footscray, Brunswick, Camberwell, Greensborough, Fairfield, Frankston, Chirnside Park, Narre Warren, Doncaster, Cranbourne, Hoppers Crossing, Sunbury, Caroline Springs, Chelsea Heights, Craigieburn, Pakenham, Niddrie, Epping, Melton, Whittlesea, Williamstown, visit website for specific locations and contact details here

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About Joyce Watts

Joyce Watts is a former intellectual property, IT and media lawyer turned serial entrepreneur.

As well as being the founder of TOT: HOT OR NOT she helps businesses with their SEO, email marketing & social media as BrightSmart.com.au; she owns an online bike store CycleStyle.com.au and develops and produces creative experiences for families via WheelieGoodFun.com. She used to publish another popular lifestyle and food blog called MEL: HOT OR NOT The decisive guide to Melbourne.

She lives in inner-city Melbourne with her husband, two children and seven bikes.

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