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Your insider’s guide to the city

Insider's Guide
Think you know Melbourne? Think again. From $10 lunch spots to secret summer rooftops, this is your ultimate guide. 

Check out some top picks and download the full guide below, or grab your copy from our visitor hubs​.  ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
Image of Juke's Karaoke Bar
Juke's have got ten themed rooms to suit karaoke crews of any size. From the window to the wall, they know how to jazz up a room to make it something special.
Image of Ocean 12 Melbourne
Experience a new level of luxury at Ocean 12, with a playful collision of style, service, drink and frivolity. Raising the bar for karaoke in Melbourne, Ocean 12 has over 30 private rooms complete with your very own dedicated bartender.
Image of Dessous
Beneath the pavement of Flinders Lane you'll find Dessous: a debaucherous and moody drinking hole. The perfect place to escape from the rush of the city. The menu is designed to share, from snacks to large plates, piece it together however you please.
Image of Beekeeper Parade
Beekeeper Parade upcycle fashion and textile waste into stylish, sustainable and unique backpacks, bags and fashion accessories.
Image of The Music Gym
The Music Gym. Is now offering online music lessons. Practice social distancing with their online lockdown music sessions.
Image of Pepe's Italian & Liquor
Pepe’s Italian & Liquor is situated in heritage-listed, faded red-brick building. This moody, yet inviting restaurant, serves Italian-American fare.
Image of Wonderpop & Deli
Wonderpop & Deli serve up a range of pies and pastries, made fresh daily. These are no ordinary pies. How about the 'Tradie Slammer'? A pie served in a toasted brioche bun, with house-made chutney.
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Vietnamese classics with a French-inspired twist. An East meets West experience.
Image of The Olive Jar Cafe
The Olive Jar welcomes you to the true authentic flavours of Italy alongside modern Australian Dishes. This casual dining restaurant offers light lunch dishes and gourmet pizza, voted the best pizza base in Melbourne.
Image of Pollon Flowers
Pollon flowers has been celebrated for over a decade for its original and creative floral arrangements.
Image of La Belle Miette
La Belle Miette is a small French patisserie specialising in macarons. A tiny piece of Paris in Melbourne, La Belle Miette was founded by two Francophiles.


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