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Lucy Liu

Buzzing venue serving crafty cocktails and pan-Asian food.

White Rabbit Record Bar

Hybrid music store, cafe and bar.

Cabinet Bar

Cabinet Bar is a softly lit, Parisian-style gem, with European furnishings and retro chic decor.

Willows & Wine

Wine bar and second-hand book store in West Melbourne.

Garden State Hotel

Multiple dining zones in one four-level building, including a pub, bistro, and beer garden.

Eau de Vie

A bar with liquid nitrogen cocktails, tasting menus, plus a secret lounge hidden behind a bookcase.

Pastuso

Ceviche and pisco take centre stage at this modern take on Peruvian cuisine.

Bomba Tapas Bar and Rooftop

Serving great Spanish tapas and wines like the worker's bars of the Iberian peninsula.

The Leveson

Modern Aussie pub featuring a beer garden with a retractable roof and a classic pub food menu.

Mesa Verde

Mexican restaurant and bar with an exhaustive list of tequila and mezcal.

Sake Restaurant and Bar

Sake in Flinders Lane puts a distinct, unique spin on Japanese flavours and traditions.

Dine Next Door Lonsdale Street

Enter to win a $500 feast at Seamstress. There's so much for foodies to find along Lonsdale Street.

GoGo Bar

Basement bar beneath popular Chin Chin, offering snacks, cocktails and wine.

Arlechin

Arlechin is a cocktail and wine bar and the latest addition to Melbourne from the Grossi family.

Green Man's Arms

Green Man's Arms is an enchanting pub serving vegetarian and vegan cuisine with Israeli flavours.

Il Solito Posto

Authentic Italian food and wine served in a warm urban-chic atmosphere.

Rooftop Bar

Enjoy open-air drinks under the setting sun or a starry sky, with city skyline views to match.

Glamp Cocktail Bar

East African-inspired bar with a safari-style tent and African beers.

Little Lon Distilling Co.

Little Lon is a tiny distillery and bar serving handcrafted, small batch spirits.

Radii Restaurant & Bar

Park Hyatt's signature restaurant serves breakfast and dinner from an open-plan kitchen.

Grossi Florentino

Grossi Florentino has set the bar for Italian fine dining in Melbourne since 1928.

Bar Margaux

Late night bar and brasserie serving cocktails, wine and French comfort food.

Cumulus Inc

This all-day restaurant and bar is a modern icon of Melbourne's food scene.

Riverland Bar

Outdoor waterfront beer garden by the banks of the Yarra River.

Your guide to Christmas Day dining in Melbourne

From fancy fine dining to casual eats, these spots are open on 25 December.

Sweetie and Moustache

Dessert central with the delicate and complex mille crepe cake being a specialty.

Ombra

Guy Grossi's Ombra serves cured meats, Venetian tapas and excellent wines to share.

Cumulus Up

An acclaimed wine bar with a menu aimed at complementing the diverse wine list.

Vue de Monde

Elegant, sophisticated and unforgettable with a view of Melbourne to match.

Good Heavens

Rooftop bar on Bourke Street pouring '80s-inspired cocktails, craft beers and all-Australian wines.

Heartattack and Vine

An Italian-style neighbourhood wine bar serving tapas and specialty coffee.

MoVida

MoVida is an icon of Melbourne's hospitality scene, serving delicious food and great Spanish wines.

Palmz Rooftop Bar

Rooftop bar that feels like a secluded tropical island paradise.

Taquito

This Mexican-inspired bar and dining venue makes every tortilla from scratch, by hand.

Pétanque Social

Pétanque Social is Melbourne’s newest riverfront bar and dining venue, on the Crown Riverwalk.

San Telmo Restaurant

Premium Argentine food and wine in a warm and inviting environment.

Nobu

Renowned for its innovative Japanese cuisine, stylish decor and city skyline views.

Loop Roof

Panoramic views and inventive cocktails in an all-season rooftop garden setting.

Hazel

Drinks, snacks and dining spread over two floors of a historic Flinders Lane building.

9 rooftop bars you can book

The city is opening up, the weather is warming up, and the best bevs in town are right upstairs.

The Crafty Squire

A pub with an extensive range of beer as well as its own onsite microbrewery.

Sake Restaurant and Bar

Sake at Hamer Hall is a luxurious dining space offering premium Japanese dishes and sake.

Rosa's Canteen

Serves simple Italian and Sicilian classics and antipasti of locally made salumi plates.