Restaurants in Melbourne

There is a variety of cuisine available in MelbourneThe cosmopolitan city of Melbourne features a plethora of diverse and interesting restaurants for expats to indulge in. With everything from fine dining and nouveau cuisine to pub grub and café food available, there’s something for everyone.

Although based on traditional English fare, Australian cuisine is innovative and inventive; it has evolved into a fusion-based style with strong influences from its Asian neighbours evident in its dishes.

Recommended restaurants in Melbourne


Flower Drum
Address: 17 Market Lane
One of Australia’s best Chinese restaurants, Flower Drum is an institution in the Melbourne restaurant scene. Incredible food that’s both traditional and innovative has made this restaurant a favourite for over 40 years.

II Bacaro
Address: 168-170 Little Collins Street
This traditional Italian eatery serves mouth-watering cuisine in a sophisticated and stylish atmosphere.

Address: Collins Place, 45 Collins Street
One of Melbourne’s best sushi restaurants, Kenzan’s retro ambience and delicious sushi make this restaurant a winner.

Address: 1 Hosier Lane
Behind the graffiti-lined walls of a Melbourne laneway lies MoVida, a tapas bar so good the locals line up outside to get a table. Simple, delicious Spanish food and a perfectly matching wine and sherry list will inspire repeat visits.

The Press Club
Address: 72 Flinders St
A chic eatery serving modern Greek cuisine in a bistro-style atmosphere in Melbourne’s metropolis.

Punch Lane
Address: 43 Little Bourke St
Delicious international cuisine is served at this unpretentious eatery with warm brasserie atmosphere.

Sails On The Bay
Address: 15 Elwood Foreshore, Elwood
A popular seafood restaurant in a stunning location featuring fabulous views across the bay.

Address: 23 Bank Place
This local eatery serves Mediterranean cuisine amidst simple yet sophisticated décor.

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