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Young and Jacksons

9.2/10
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1 Swanston Street, 3000 Melbourne (VIC)See map

Average price A$36

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Restaurant menu

  • Average price A$36
Chicken Schnitzel
A$22
crumbed chicken breast, garden salad, chips, lemon, gravy
Chicken Parma
A$24
schnitzel, tomato sugo, leg ham, mozzarella, garden salad, chips
Classic Fish & Chips
A$22
beer battered or grilled, lemon, tartare sauce, garden salad, chips

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Reviews

9.2/10
Excellent387 reviews
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Food

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  • Howard B.

    January 24, 202219 reviews

    8.5/10
  • Margaret S.

    January 3, 20222 reviews

    10/10

    Excellent lunch menu Terrific staff Lovely atmo i sphere - never disappoints ????

    Young and Jacksons (Owner)

    Thanks for the lovely review Margaret, we look forward to seeing you soon.

  • Emma C.
    Emma C.

    December 26, 20213 reviews

    9/10

    Great food and service for every one. You can chose from table service through to to bar service. Great for any occasion.

    Young and Jacksons (Owner)

    Thanks Emma for leaving great feedback!

  • Tarquam M.

    December 18, 20211 review

    10/10

    Young and Jacksons (Owner)

    Thanks for that wonderful review Tarquam, we look forward to seeing you again very soon!

  • Natalie A.

    December 16, 20211 review

    10/10

    Couldn't fault a thing! Had a wonderful lunch! Thank you so much to the great team @ Y&J's. The meals were brilliant & the staff very very welcoming & attentive.

    Young and Jacksons (Owner)

    Fantastic news Natalie, we're so glad you enjoyed your experience and look forward to seeing you again very soon.

  • Sandra K.

    December 15, 20212 reviews

    7/10

    Unfortunately alot of new staff. Hard to comment with covid effecting so many venues

    Young and Jacksons (Owner)

    Thanks for the feedback Sandra, we are still in the process of rebuilding our team and hope your experience is better at your next visit.

  • Marielle C.

    December 13, 20211 review

    8/10

    The staff were friendly and gave excellent service. Unfortunately the steak I had was over cooked and tough.

    Young and Jacksons (Owner)

    Hi Marielle, thanks for the review. I'll pass on your feedback to the kitchen.

  • Louisa P.

    December 13, 20212 reviews

    9.5/10

    Excellent value and lovely food.

    Young and Jacksons (Owner)

    Thanks Louisa, we're thrilled you enjoyed you meal and look forward to seeing you again soon.

  • Adam C.

    December 9, 20211 review

    5/10

    Young and Jacksons (Owner)

  • Michelle J.

    December 9, 202114 reviews

    10/10

    Young and Jacksons (Owner)

    Thanks so much for the fantastic review Michelle, we're so glad you enjoyed your time at Y&J and look forward to seeing you back again soon.

  • Leigh M.

    December 6, 202120 reviews

    7.5/10

    We were a group of 12 and we come regularly. The limited fixed price menu has plenty of choice and the portions are generous. The staff are nice, if a little under pressure.

    Young and Jacksons (Owner)

    Hi Leigh, thanks for taking the time to review. We look forward to seeing you agian soon.

  • Elizabeth M.

    November 28, 202121 reviews

    10/10

    Great to get a window seat. Ordered from the set menu that was great value and really tasty.

    Young and Jacksons (Owner)

    Thanks so much for the wonderful review Elizabeth! Hope to see you back soon :)

  • Roslyn S.

    November 22, 20211 review

    9.5/10

    Great location and nice decor. Friendly staff and good lunch set menu $35 Easy QR check in. Historical photos of Melbourne are also on view. We will go back.

    Young and Jacksons (Owner)

    Thanks for taking the time out to leave a wonderful review Roslyn!

  • Paul S.

    November 16, 20211 review

    7.5/10

    Young and Jacksons (Owner)

    Hi Paul, thanks for your feedback. I'm glad you enjoyed your experience despite a your food not being up to scratch. I've passed your comments on to the kitchen for review.

  • Jillinda H.

    November 16, 20211 review

    8/10

    Young and Jacksons (Owner)

  • Claire B.

    November 13, 202110 reviews

    9/10

    Beautiful food and setting

    Young and Jacksons (Owner)

    Thanks for the review Claire, we are delighted you enjoyed your experience at Y&J

  • Rosemary T.

    June 24, 20219 reviews

    8/10

    Great pub food! Friendly staff who were attentive! Variety in menu was helpful! Good value for money! Relaxing atmosphere!

    Young and Jacksons (Owner)

    Thanks for the great review Rosemary, we look forward to seeing you back again soon!

  • Helen M.

    May 26, 20211 review

    10/10

    The food was excellent. Perfect pre theatre dinner. Friendly efficient service. Good set menu with vegetarian options. Good value. $35 per head for two courses included, wine and excellent pot of tea.

    Young and Jacksons (Owner)

    Thank you for the review Helen, great to hear your Pre Theatre dining experience was excellent. We look forward to seeing you again once we reopen.

  • Leigh M.

    May 21, 202120 reviews

    8/10

    A group of 12 in a quiet room upstairs. We were well looked after and enjoyed a delicious meal. Very reasonable prices too. We come here every year, very reliable.

    Young and Jacksons (Owner)

    Thanks for reviewing Leigh - we're glad you enjoyed your experience and look forward to seeing you again soon.

  • Amber M.

    May 18, 20211 review

    10/10

    Such an amazing experience! The food was delicious and the drinks tasted great. The waiters/ staff were nice and attentive. Good job young and Jackson’s!

    Young and Jacksons (Owner)

    Thanks so much for the wonderful review Amber - we look forward to seeing you again soon!

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1 Swanston Street, 3000, Melbourne (VIC), Australia

About the restaurant

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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