Thai Town Melbourne

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

The Moat

Subterranean bar and restaurant underneath the Wheeler Centre serving Italian food.

The Boatbuilders Yard

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

Little Lon Distilling Co

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

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.

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The best new spots for nitro cocktails, natural wines and delicious cheeseboards.

Mesa Verde

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

The best hidden restaurants in Melbourne

Featuring laneway eateries, secret diners and undiscovered spots.

Greta

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

Bomba Tapas Bar and Rooftop

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

The ultimate guide to bottomless dining in Melbourne

Eat and drink your heart out with unlimited brunches, lunches and cocktails.

Where to find the best espresso martinis in Melbourne

Try nitro cocktails, Vietnamese coffee bevs and more classic bittersweet treats.

Mabu Mabu - Big Esso

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

Melbourne's best rooftop bars

Melbourne's best rooftop bars are back open - and some are now taking bookings.

Hemingway's Wine Room

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

Rooftop Bar

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

Good Heavens

Rooftop bar on Bourke Street with '80s-inspired cocktails, craft beer and Australian wine.

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.

GoGo Bar

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

Melbourne's best takeaway cheap eats

Pizza by the slice, cheap happy hour deals and more.

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.

Cheapskate's guide to Melbourne

Featuring margaritas, secret foodie spots, stunning exhibits and more.

Il Solito Posto

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

The best new restaurants in Melbourne

Find Melbourne's best new spots for dining, drinking and more.

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.

Pepe's Italian & Liquor

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

Sake Restaurant & Bar

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

Where to go for mulled wine in Melbourne

Spice up your life with these warm winter favourites.

Mjølner Melbourne

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

Melbourne’s best pub deals

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

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.

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