Mac's Hotel, 34 Franklin Street, Melbourne
Captain Melville provides a modern take on gold rush era hospitality.
All food is sourced from ethical and sustainable Victorian farms. The menu focuses on communal, casual eating, with shared dishes, steaks, snacks, and of course, the pub classics.
55A Newquay Promenade, Docklands
Cargo in Docklands is a casual and dynamic eatery designed around sharing and drinking by the water. Try the chicken and chorizo paella, pulled BBQ pork burger or beetroot and ginger dip.
Carlton Pizzeria Bar And Restaurant
160-162 Rathdowne Street, Carlton
If you're looking for delicious Italian cooking, or you're hungry for an amazing pizza, look no further than Carlton Pizzeria. Their menu includes a wide range of authentic house-made pasta and pizzas, as well as risotto and skewers.
Shop 28, Ground, 8 Whiteman Street, Southbank
This up-beat cafe and bar serves all the traditional Italian favourites including spaghetti bolognese and tiramisu. The menu also includes a range of pizzas, such as Mediterranean spiced lamb with baby spinach, pine nuts and Persian feta.
Char Siu House
37 Errol Street, North Melbourne
Char Siu House specialises in affordably priced Asian barbeque meats and other pan-Asian dishes. The menu includes char kway teow, seafood laksa, singapore noodles and beef and black bean sauce.
Level 1-2 301 Swanston Street, Melbourne
Cheek is a non-traditional meatery, by the boys from ‘Dexter’. Their no-rules approach to BBQ has been stretched even further here. Expect big flavours, international cuisine, and fun drinks. It's meat, but not as you know it.
G23, 620 Collins Street, Melbourne
Chick-In offers more than just delicious Korean fried chicken! The menu also includes salmon bibimbap, squid bulgogi, kimchi pancakes, prawn dumplings and fishcake stew. Beer, wine, cocktails and soju are also available.
TG 21 Goldsbrough Lane
181 William Street, Melbourne
Chilangos Mexican Cantina is a popular lunchtime spot for office-goers in the legal precinct. Join the fast-moving queue for great value burritos, burrito bowls, nachos, tacos, enchiladas and Mexican salads.
At Chilli India in Menzies Alley, Melbourne Central, place your order for reasonably priced traditional Indian dishes such as chicken biryani.
Shop 1 39-47 Peel Street, West Melbourne
Chimac serves Korean chicken with a cheeky Mexican twist. Wash down your crunchy, delicious chicken with a frosty local favourite, Brunswick Bitter.