Thai Town Melbourne

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

YOI Indonesian Fusion

YOI Indonesian-fusion restaurant is bringing Bali's brunch scene to the streets of Melbourne.

Maha

This opulent, award-winning restaurant brings Middle Eastern flavours to modern fine dining.

The Boatbuilders Yard

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

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Chef David

Chef David fire up the barbecue with their Sichuan BBQ grill menu.

Mesa Verde

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

Aru

Aru is one of the newest restaurants in Melbourne, by the acclaimed team behind Sunda.

Gingerboy

A colourful bar and restaurant inspired by the hawker markets of South East Asia.

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Gradi

Authentic, excellent and premium Naples-style pizza and loads of Italian classics.

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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.

Hakata Gensuke

Hakata Gensuke Carlton serves traditional Yatai-style ramen noodles.

The Leveson

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

The ultimate guide to bottomless dining in Melbourne

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

BangPop

Delicious Thai food from a bright and colourful restaurant on the banks of the Yarra.

Mabu Mabu - Big Esso

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

DOC Espresso

Italian-style coffees, pastas and focaccias with great coffee to boot.

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.

DOC Pizza & Mozzarella Bar

The authentic flavour of a Rome-style pizza without the cost of a plane ticket.

The best restaurants for group dining in Melbourne

Catch up with friends at these group-friendly local venues

Willows & Wine

Wine bar and second-hand book store with cheeseboards.

Cumulus Inc

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

10 family-friendly restaurants in Melbourne

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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.

INDU

A celebration of Southern Indian and Sri Lankan village culture, flavours and hospitality.

GoGo Bar

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

Kaneda Japanese Restaurant

In Midcity Arcade, serving a range of teppanyaki, sushi, sashimi, bento boxes, tempura and noodles.

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Riverland Bar

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

The best Thai restaurants in Melbourne

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La Camera

Classic Italian food overlooking the river at Southbank.

Da Guido 365

Delicious homemade food, chosen with the precision and care of an Italian mother.

The Olive Jar Cafe

Focused on pizza and pasta with some excellent starter and dessert choices.

Tippy-Tay

A colourful new Italian restaurant comes to the Garden State Hotel.

Green Man's Arms

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

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Homely and hearty meals in North Melbourne's bustling Errol Street.

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New York-style bagels, sandwiches and brunch with delicious coffee.