This small, modestly decorated restaurant sits on a stretch of road best known for horrendous traffic. Yet the food is entirely legit, whether you’re here for tacos, burritos or tortas.
A quaint little Thai restaurant on the edge of Abbotsford.
Quality pizza and pasta just across from Victoria Park on Johnston Street.
A neighbourhood pub, more than 150 years old, by the team behind The Royston.
Abbotsford's premier Japanese soul food cafe.
One of Melbourne’s most authentic Thai eateries.
Quick and affordable sandwiches, plus bottomless filter coffee.
A relaxed cafe in the middle of a paddock.
A sleek cafe, bakery and roastery, with big plans.
Wholesome food and artisan coffee by the team behind Monk Bodhi Dharma.
A simple cafe tucked into the wings of the Abbotsford Convent.
Abbotsford's first serious cafe, and still one of its best.
A quirky brewery bar with pizzas, free popcorn and an anything-goes spirit.
A South and Central American menu worth travelling for, natural wines on tap and room for 400 punters.
One of the friendliest, most relaxed bars in town.
A cosy bar and eating house in the heart of Little Saigon.
This Abbotsford bar, eatery and coffee takeaway window is a Johnston Street cure-all.
One of the few pubs in Melbourne with a true heritage fit-out.
There’s nothing cheap or DIY about this refined record store.
Forget whatever you think about pre-loved furniture stores – this one is different.
Catch two jewellery makers in action, then order a custom piece.
Sophisticated womenswear that’s made to last.
Forward-thinking house and techno records from a veteran of the scene.
Abbotsford's cafes are as spacious and leafy as the suburb they're housed in. The coffee and food at each is also excellent.
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