Sink pints at a bayside haunt with ocean views; a craft beer temple with face-sized parmas; a 19th-century stalwart with excellent steaks...
Flaky, buttery, delicious.
Here's where we're drinking right now.
Here's where we're going for brunch right now.
In this big, food-loving city of ours, new restaurants open virtually every day of the year. Here’s our pick of the best new openings.
Classic Italian paninis, katsu sandos, spruced-up salad numbers, porchetta two-handers – whichever way you roll, there’s something for yo...
There's nothing quite like beer fresh from the tank.
Where to find locally made gin, whisky and more.
Here's where to order your next celebration cake (or post-lunch single slice).
Satisfy your craving for steak frites and more.
Need your fix of birria tacos, elotes or pork al pastor? Or maybe a Margarita or mezcal? Head to one of these colourful taquerias.
Curry, rice and beyond.
Hand-made pastas at an Italian institution; a buzzy, neon-lit diner inspired by Japan; a lively Mexican cantina; and more.
An Argentinian barbeque favourite, a Venetian grillhouse with whopping bisteccas, an outpost of Anthony Bourdain's favourite butcher and ...
Classic two-handers at a retro diner. Buttermilk-brined burgers at a storied pub. A cheeseburger at one of the world’s best restaurants. ...
Melbourne does cafes like nowhere else. Find the CBD's best standing-only coffee spots, brunch-focused cafes, sandwich shops and more.
Aromatic boat noodles in a carpark. Thai-style chicken and rice at a low-key diner. Regional Thai fare in a neon-lit restaurant. And more.
These are Melbourne’s top spots for killer croissants, silky Portuguese tarts, swirly chocolate babka, custardy canelés and more.
Drinks and fresh air make a fine combo. Ascend to a Cali-inspired spot, a sky-high karaoke bar, the biggest rooftop bar in the CBD and more.
Down a laneway, past a dumpster, through an unmarked door – finding these places is half the fun.
A golden underground diner (with high-end Japanese). A lavish dining room in a neo-gothic building. A six-seat Korean restaurant. And more.
The best restaurants on Brunswick Street include Australia's most renowned vegan restaurant, classic French bistros, taco dens and Japane...
Melbourne's oldest suburb is also home to some of its best cafes.
Whether you're after Japanese, Italian or a pub meal, nowhere in Melbourne better represents the culinary zeitgeist.
Where to find beer, wine and cocktails in Melbourne's oldest suburb.
These are some of the best places in town for a pint.
Explore the back streets and you'll find breweries, wine bars and a hint of punk-rock attitude.
The old industrial hub is home to everything from a 50-year-old Greek institution to one of the Melbourne's most exciting fine-diners.
Looking for a cold beer and a friendly face on Johnston, Wellington or Smith streets? These are your options.
Where to start your morning in the grungy, industrial suburb.
Here’s where we’re stopping for dinner, both on and off High Street.
Planning a dinner along the iconic strip? Here’s where to consider.
There are plenty of bars to choose from here – on and off High Street.
Cap off your trip to the market with a memorable brunch or coffee.
After the perfect pre-game pub? Or just a quiet spot for a wine? We’ve got both, and plenty more.
Our favourite spots for breakfast, coffee and cheerful vibes between Victoria Street and the Birrarung.
More than just great Vietnamese.
When it comes to pubs, this is one of the best areas in town.
Where to find wines, craft beer and more along Queens Parade and surrounds.
Where to find the best restaurants in the small, leafy suburb.
Where to find breakfast, lunch and everything in between in Clifton Hill.
Find a burger on Sydney Road, Indian in the back streets, vegan Vietnamese and more.
Melbourne's biggest centre of alternative culture is filled with great places to drink, from converted warehouses to more intimate bars i...
Where to find coffee and food in the inner north suburb.
Get a glimpse of the best neighbourhood bars Kew has on offer.
Discover the best spots for coffee, brunch and more on High Street and surrounds.
Kew's top spots to dine in or pick up some takeaway lunch or dinner.
Where to find coffee, sandwiches and more on St Georges Road and surrounds.
Fitzroy’s quieter counterpart packs almost as many excellent restaurants, including the 20-year-old institution, Moroccan Soup Bar.
What’ll it be? An elegant wine bar or a rock’n’roll American barbeque spot? We’ve got both, and everything in between.
Where to drink along Lygon Street and surrounds.
Find the finest food and coffee east of Lygon Street.