Behind the Western Bulldogs-coloured neon sign, the team from Burn City Smokers is serving New York-style slices – large, thin and pliable enough to fold into your mouth.
Barbeque and a beer garden by the folks from 8bit burgers.
Fresh pasta and one of the best beer lists in Melbourne.
A cheery Malaysian-Chinese eatery along the Barkly Street strip.
This burger joint in the west is a nostalgic ode to our favourite pixels past.
A small-scale Ethiopian restaurant with tradition securely at its heart.
Dig through crates for rare second-hand gems, then dig into a toastie and a coffee.
A cafe committed to Victorian producers and makers by a former chef at Annie Smithers’s fine diner in Kyneton.
Solid coffee and a locally famous pulled-pork panini.
Eat dessert first at the west side’s “boozy bakery”.
Victoria University in Footscray isn't just for the studious.
Delicious treats abound at this long-standing Vietnamese bakery.
A stripped-back pub with classic fare and surprising wines.
Smashable sauvignon blanc, ciders from Spain and Jamaican pineapple gin are all on the menu at this relaxed bar.
Well-sourced and cooked steaks that make for some of Footscray’s finest.
Your Westside after-work beer is here.
Two former winemakers are behind this compact, hard-to-find brewery.
A welcoming space filled with craft beer and classic books.
A store in the west selling local grocery essentials, baked goods, foccacias and coffee.
A whimsical hub for art, fashion and music.
The most iconic cannoli shop in Melbourne.
The area’s drinking credentials are getting better every week.
What'll it be? Breakfast in an outdoor shipping container? Or maybe in an old milking station?
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