Toast the sunset from the rooftops and dine outdoors. Meet up at Melbourne's best new bars and restaurants or get FOMO.

The best outdoor dining pop-ups in Melbourne

Find mini green parklets and laneway-wide takeovers for your next night out.

The best new restaurants in Melbourne

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

Melbourne's best rooftop bars

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

Where to find the best margaritas in Melbourne

Where to find the best traditional margaritas, fruity fusions, $10 cocktails and more.

Where to find the best happy hour deals in Melbourne

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

Luci

A contemporary Australian restaurant set in the grand hall of historic Equity Chambers building.

29 Oct - 31 Mar

South Wharf Summer Garden

A pop-up cocktail garden reminiscent of beach days and the Amalfi coast.

Where to find the best ice cream in Melbourne

Where to find Melbourne's best gelato, fro-yo, ice cream and more.

The best restaurants for group dining in Melbourne

Catch up with friends at these group-friendly local venues

Salted Egg

Located in The Quincy Hotel and offering the exotic flavours of Southeast Asia.

Secret Garden at QT Melbourne

Brining all the Italianate garden vibes and celebrating the finest produce of the region.

The Douglas Club

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

The Q Melbourne

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

The best brunch spots in Melbourne

Find bottomless brunch, Japanese breakfast sets, Sunday brunch spots and more.

Rooftop Bar

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

Arbory Afloat Turquoise Coast

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

Le Toaster

A modern take on a classic bluestone corner store serving toasties and coffee.

Croque Monsieur

French toasties and a Parisian brasserie vibe.

Two Snakes

Located inside Soapbar laundromat and offering specialty coffee, sandwiches and baked sweets.

Where to buy Japanese milk bread in Melbourne

Find Melbourne's best Japanese cafes and bakeries serving fluffy white shokupan.

Where to get the best doughnuts in Melbourne

Grab a treat from Melbourne's best doughnut shops.

Where to find the best pancakes and waffles in Melbourne

Featuring takeaway soufflé pancakes, crepe cakes and croffles.

Shortstop Coffee and Donuts

Great coffee and even greater doughnuts. Heaven for anyone with a sweet tooth.

Melbourne's best hole-in-the-wall cafes

We found Melbourne's tiniest cafes in laneways, under train tracks and on top of traffic islands.

Shanghai Street on Elizabeth

Featuring a variety of Jiangnan-style dumplings and signature dishes.

The best Portuguese tarts and custard desserts in Melbourne

Try traditional tarts, Portuguese tarts, lemon curd creations and more from the best pastry chefs.

Seven Seeds Coffee Roasters

Artisanal coffee and brewing equipment, plus a seasonally changing menu.

The best pies in Melbourne

Find meat-loaded pies, gourmet treats and vegan delights.

Mörk Chocolate City

Iconic chocolate shop in an old lift shaft, located in one of Melbourne’s most bustling laneways.

Fuumi Fuumi

A Japanese bakery and cafe with lunch specials and freshly baked pastries.

Melbourne's best lockdown foodie pop-ups

Indian street food, secret sando specials and iconic restaurants coming to a suburb near you.

The best Melbourne restaurants delivering further than the CBD

Melbourne’s most iconic restaurants are hitting the road to deliver the goods.

Matilda

Open flames, hot coals and incredible local produce from Melbourne chef Scott Pickett.

Melbourne's best Japanese delivery

Order the city's best Japanese, from spicy ramen and bento boxes to crispy katsu sando.

The best Korean street food in Melbourne

Find the best Korean food in Melbourne, from fried chicken to stacked whipped cream desserts.

The best hot chip delivery in Melbourne

Find loaded fries, garlic potatoes, steak frites and more.

Meet Sando

Meet Sando is a daytime fast casual restaurant, located within the Queen Victoria Market complex

The best cheesecake takeaway and delivery in Melbourne

Order basque burnt cheesecake, New York cheesecake, cream cheese crepe cakes and more.

Melbourne’s best local delis and general stores

Find artisan cheese, fresh produce and pantry essentials from these local stores.

The best gift hampers delivered

Supporting local businesses and eating a delicious meal, it's a win-win.

YOI Indonesian Fusion

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

Le Derrière

Entrecôte's Parisian takeaway shop on Park Street.

Crossley St Cantina

Late night Spanish food and booze, located in the CBD's theatre district.

Supernormal

Asian-inspired dishes alongside delicious wines, sake, whisky and cocktails.

Melbourne’s best bars behind hidden doors

Find these secret bars hiding in unlikely spaces across the city.

The best Thai restaurants in Melbourne

Pick up more than pad thai with this ultimate guide.

Tres a Cinco

Cantina and bar serving authentic Mexican food and cocktails.

StoryVille

StoryVille bar and nightclub honours the childhood fables and fairytales we all know and love.

Greta

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

BIO by DOC

An Italian vegetarian and vegan restaurant in Carlton.

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