Greek Precinct

Athens might be a world away, but Grecian delights await discovery in Melbourne's Greek Precinct on Lonsdale Street. At all hours of the day and night, this precinct is buzzing.​

Eating and drinking

Stalactites Restaurant

One of Melbourne’s longest established and best-known Greek restaurants, open 24 hours.

International Cakes

Cake shop selling all the Greek-style cakes, pastries, tarts and slices you can ever need.

Boilermaker House

A sophisticated bar devoted to the worship of whisky and craft beer.

Tsindos Greek Restaurant

Traditional Greek food with a warm family atmosphere in Melbourne's Greek precinct.

The Emerald Peacock

Lonsdale Street bar with a rooftop terrace and extensive cocktail list.

Greek Precinct attractions

Hellenic Museum

Encouraging an appreciation of Greece’s cultural legacy in Melbourne.

Caras Greek Shop

An iconic shop specialising in Greek travel, music and gifts

The Greek Centre

Cultural centre hosting public lectures, exhibitions and musical events.

Leather Cargo

The go-to store in Melbourne for leather bags and jackets.

Discover more

Testing Grounds

A temporary space for creative practices encompassing art, performance and design.

Chunky Move

Chunky Move nurtures contemporary dance by hosting an in-house program of dance classes.

Revitalise & Reconnect, Mandi Barton

Artist Mandi Barton has transformed three electrical boxes with her site-responsive artworks.

Kings Artist-Run Initiative

Space for contemporary art practice and gallery showcasing experimental projects.