With the variety on offer of places to eat and drink, Melbourne entertains the palate in a way that no other city does. Fresh locally sourced ingredients mix with some of the world’s best chefs and food devotees in the city of Melbourne Australia. Below is our growing list of favourite places to eat:
Kitchen 425, open from Wed to Fri in the after work hours (4pm to 9pm) for the adults to gather and unwind. Very chic in decor with imaginative drinks and champagne. The food is fresh, the atmosphere enjoyable:
425 Collins St
Phone: +061 (03) 8614 2222
Modern British Fare is the speciality here. Open for lunch and dinner, there is also a cocktail and wine bar to start the evening off. The menu consists of food that is regarded as ’Slow Food,’ using herbs and spices from all over the world with more traditional British recipes. Oxtail Pasties, twice cooked Half Duck, Baked King George Whiting, Glazed Lamb Neck and Black Angus dry aged Porterhouse are just some of the dishes that grace their menu.
91-93 Flinders Lane
Phone: +061 (03) 9077 8117
Led by Chef Paolo Masciopinto, the food here is with a contemporary focus, that is, creative, tasty and modern interpretations of some of the classics of Italian cuisine. The wine list exemplifies this, there are choice wines not only from Italy and Australia, but the rest of the world as well, by the glass or bottle. The menu has mouth watering dishes, including Smoked Quail, Polenta, Parmesan Fondue and Lamb Ragu. Pastas and Risotti are not neglected, both imaginative and very delicious.
6 Russell Place
Phone: +061 (03) 9639 7822
Modern Asian dishes made from fresh and in season Australian ingredients. They do breakfast, lunch and dinner. Breakfast has dishes like Chilli Scrambled Eggs, Pork Croquettes and more traditional Australian fare, while lunch and dinner are much more traditional yet modern Asian such as Red Curry Chicken, Miso Soup and Kimchi Fries with melted cheese. Dinner also has modern yet traditional inspired dishes including Slow Cooked Beef Ribs, Crispy Pork Belly and Green Vegetable Curry.
36 Manchester Lane
Il Bacaro serves Venetian inspired cuisine and is a definite Melbourne favourite, with its great service, food and appointment. Their entrées are mouth watering, their pastas both traditional and imaginative while the Secondi consists of dishes like Bistecca with Mushrooms, Suckling Pig with Baby Fennel and Vincotto Glaze.
168-170 Lt Collins St
Phone: +061 (03) 9654 6778
Previous: City Places to Eat
Topic: Melbourne Australia
Australia Tourist Guide