Valentine’s Day at The Langham, Melbourne

January 2016.... It’s often said that the way to someone’s heart is through their stomach. If this adage is true, it’s possible many grand love affairs commenced at The Langham, Melbourne.

Valentine’s Day falls on a Sunday this year, making 2016 the year to make a weekend out of this romantic day celebrated in cultures around the globe.


Melba Restaurant

To tie in with this universally celebrated date, Melba has created a menu featuring dishes from every corner of the planet including Japan, India, Italy, China, France and Morocco to name just some.

Renowned aphrodisiacs, oysters and chocolate feature on the menu as do premium ingredients such as crayfish, Alaskan king crab and Moreton Bay bugs as well as Melba’s famous five spiced duck pancake and made to order goat’s cheese and pesto ravioli with garlic prawns.

Tandoori swordfish, baked salmon in puff pastry, Tasmanian grass fed beef short ribs and sage and oregano marinated pork belly are examples of a few stand out dishes destined to impress even the most world weary diner.

The dessert buffet will be laden with asked for favourites such as Melba’s namesake, Peach Melba and the restaurant’s decadent strawberry chocolate fountain as well as innovative miniature desserts showcasing the talents of the hotel’s pastry kitchen including pink chocolate choux pastry with praline and a torte made with smoked  dark Valrhona chocolate.

Upon arrival guests can choose between a chocolate raspberry kiss cocktail or Crown lager and every Valentine’s Day couple will be presented with a gift to take home.


Lunch                         12.30pm until 4 pm, $150.00 per person
Early Dinner              5pm until 7.30pm, $150.00 per person
Late Dinner               8.30pm until 11pm, $175.00 per person

Window tables are available for an additional $25.00 per person and for an additional $30.00 per person, diners can elect to have a bottomless chocolate raspberry kiss cocktail or Crown lager.


Aria Bar & Lounge

The Langham, Melbourne and Chuan Spa have gift vouchers available for purchase at The most popular gift items are Chuan Spa’s one hour massage and the hotel’s Sleeping Beauty package.

Bookings for both Melba Restaurant and Aria Bar & Lounge are available by contacting 1800 641 107 or by emailing

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Tara Bishop
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