Thai Town Melbourne

A hawker style experience with different Thai food stations, a mini grocery bar and live music.

Willows & Wine

Wine bar offering cheeseboards, plus a book store.

The Boatbuilders Yard

A large open space retaining the heritage and charm of Melbourne's maritime precinct.

Eau de Vie

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

Chancery Lane

Reimagining timeless charm this European style bistro is suited for any occasion.

Her Melbourne

A four-storey mega venue celebrating modern food, drinks, music and art.

Melbourne’s best pub deals

Find Melbourne's best parma deals, steak nights and cheap pub eats.

Melbourne's best oyster bars

From classic oyster bars to hidden speakeasies, here’s where to get your oyster fix in Melbourne. 

Curious

Curious pairs bold concoctions with a menu of small bites and sharing plates.

The best winter dining pop-ups in Melbourne

Find secret bars, basement hideaways and exclusive dining experiences.

Yarra Botanica

Yarra Botanica is a floating bar and eatery on the Yarra River, celebrating Victorian producers.

Where to find the best happy hour deals in Melbourne

Featuring cheap cocktails, food discounts, bottomless fun and more.

Greta

A daytime European food and wine bar, serving coffee, made to order sandwiches and sweets.

Rooftop Bar

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

Bomba Tapas Bar and Rooftop

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

Mabu Mabu - Big Esso

An all-day bar and kitchen showcasing Indigenous food by Torres Strait chef Nornie Bero.

Hemingway's Wine Room

Brasserie and Wine Bar that is inspired by seasonality, with dishes based on European fundamentals

Akaiito Restaurant

Japanese fine dining restaurant featuring shared plates of grilled fresh seafood, meat and veggies.

Cumulus Inc

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

Robot Bar

Small, hidden Japanese retro and pop culture bar serving Japanese whisky, beers and cocktails.

Ponyfish Island

Floating bar on the Yarra River under the Southbank pedestrian bridge.

Bars and pubs

Discover the city's famed laneway bars, basement bars, rooftop bars, pubs and hotels.

GoGo Bar

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

Riverland Bar

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

Arlechin

Arlechin is a cocktail and wine bar.

The Q Melbourne

The Quincy Hotel's club lounge bar is on the 28th floor.

The Douglas Club

Set within the Equity Chambers Building, The Douglas Club is the perfect spot for a city drink.

Il Solito Posto

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

Ferdydurke

Unassuming bar that feels like a New York loft, named after a 1937 Polish novel.

Glamp Bar

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

Where to go for mulled wine in Melbourne

Spice up your life with these warm winter favourites.

Pepe's Italian & Liquor

An Italian-American restaurant located in a leafy enclave of Melbourne's central business area.

Sake Restaurant & Bar

This luxurious dining space at Hamer Hall offers premium Japanese dishes and sake.

Mjølner Melbourne

Eat a feast fit for Thor himself in this sophisticated tribute to the vikings.

Farmer's Daughters

A three-storey farm-to-table venue from Alejandro Saravia, celebrating the Gippsland region.

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.

Arbory Afloat Turquoise Coast

Melbourne’s largest outdoor floating bar and restaurant reopens this October.

The George on Collins

An up-market basement venue and eatery within the historic Georges building.

Pop-Up Pavilion of Indulgence

Enjoy decadence and romance at this winter riverside pop-up at South Wharf.

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Restaurants

Melbourne is packed with restaurant options from fine dining to wine bars and casual eateries.

Cafes

Find the perfect brunch or coffee spot in one of the city's plentiful cafes.

Food events

Find the best food events in Melbourne, from food festivals to wine tastings and cooking classes.

Festivals

Melbourne's festival calendar is jam-packed with film, comedy, arts, music, food and design.