The best restaurants in Collingwood include everything from a 50-year-old institution to some of Melbourne’s most exciting fine-diners.
Where to start your morning in the grungy, industrial suburb.
Explore the back streets and you'll find breweries, wine bars and a hint of punk-rock attitude.
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What this new restaurant lacks in walls and seating it makes up for in street-side charm. It’s championing the torta (a substantial Mexican sandwich), and there are three tacos on the menu, but not much else. And nothing costs more than $15.
A casual taqueria from the owners of Mamasita.
Spanner crab lasagne and cappelletti with hare and mustard fruits are among the highlights at this untraditional Italian diner.
An acclaimed, set menu only fine-diner featuring punchy, technique-driven dishes.
Gyoza, katsu sandos, a beer vending machine and miso-caramel soft serve.
A late-night bar bringing the flavours of New Orleans and Texan barbeque to Melbourne.
A micro Middle-Eastern diner where Israeli hummus is treated as a dish – not a dip.
Kangaroo pastrami, pulled pig’s-head and croquettes are the hallmarks of this flexible restaurant-slash-wine bar.
A three-in-one deli, restaurant and wine bar.
Good Gnocchi’s a carb-y beacon of hope in Collingwood. You’ll get good gnocchi, garlic bread and a smile. No more, no less.
A charming little Japanese restaurant with a cluttered interior that feels a bit like being in Japan.
A vegan pizza joint on Smith Street.
Classic Greek dishes served with panache.
Delectable thin-crust pizza and DJs until late.
A cheery place for a Japanese lunch.
Fancy a no-nonsense burger for breakfast, served five storeys up, inside a train carriage? This is the place for you.
Vego and vegan-friendly Middle Eastern on Smith Street.
A classic old pub at the top end of Smith Street, with a bit of Italy in its bistro.
Shane Delia’s slick, hip-hop inspired kebab joint.
It’s the simple burger joint Melburnians have fallen hard for.
If you’re looking for Thai food with a difference, this is your place.
Authentic Ethiopian cuisine and live music make this a stand-out venue.