Merchant Osteria Veneta
Ground 495 Collins Street, Melbourne
In the Rialto Towers forecourt, Merchant Osteria occupies a redbrick Gothic building in a covered laneway that wouldn't look out of place in Venice.
Level 6, Curtin House, 252 Swanston Street, Melbourne
Mesa Verde bar and restaurant is home to great tequila, delicious and eclectic Mexican-style food, good people and great times.
The menu includes such items as ceviche, chilli salt prawns with aoli, pulled pork tacos and lamb barbacoa.
Mezzanine 100 St Kilda Road, Southbank
Located on the mezzanine level, the aptly named Mezz Bar offers a range of quality, light tapas-style food and wines before shows start at the State Theatre.
Milk The Cow Licensed Fromagerie
323 Lygon Street, Carlton
Milk the Cow is Australia's first licensed fromagerie, featuring a selection more than 180 artisan cheeses from all over the world.
This late night cheese bar has fast become a Melbourne favourite, where cheese and booze matching is a house speciality.
Mistress Bourke And The King
Foyer,, 600 Bourke Street, Melbourne
Mistress Bourke and the King is a coffee shop, cafe and bar.
The cafe is surrounded by glass windows and has a large spacious seating area, perfect for private meetings or just somewhere to sit and enjoy excellent coffee and menu selections.
Monkey King Bar
Monkey King offers a huge range of cocktails, spirits, wine and beer, including the finest craft beer sourced from around Asia, along with a pan Asian menu that will delight and excite.
Movida Next Door
164 Flinders Street,, (cnr Hosier Lane), Melbourne
Every night, Movida Next Door is pumping. Fish and shellfish are displayed on crushed ice and are cooked to order. In a few minutes a plate of sizzling prawns or calamari from the plancha is in front of you.
Mr Griffiths Alibis and Libations
524 Macaulay Road, Kensington
Mr Griffiths Alibis and Libations in Kensington is an upbeat beer-and-burger joint. This casual hangout is home to all sorts, including students, young professionals and families.
19 Little Bourke Street, Melbourne
Mrs Parmas focuses on the two best things about any pub visit: the parma and the beer.
425 Collins Street, Melbourne
Ms Collins is an intersection of food, fashion, music and art. The space offers a blend of style and substance and caters to the forever young at heart.