Piccolina Gelateria Collingwood
Sit at the bar with a cone – or a granita – and watch pastry chefs prepare gelato.
Gontran Cherrier Collingwood
Traditional bread and experimental pastry from one of France’s biggest names.
Fancy a no-nonsense burger for breakfast, served five storeys up, inside a train carriage? This is the place for you.
Shane Delia’s slick, hip-hop inspired kebab joint.
Phamily Kitchen is a Collingwood modern-Viet joint.
Le Bon Ton
A late-night bar bringing the flavours of New Orleans and Texan barbeque to Melbourne.
Restaurants of Australia: Africola
Adelaide meets Africa to create a singular restaurant unlike anything seen before … on any continent.
Restaurants of Australia: Millbrook
A grow-it-yourself winery restaurant leading the way with accessible, seasonal, plant-based dining.
Blurs the line between casual and fine dining more than any other restaurant in the city.
A group of Bangkok restaurateurs are behind this Thai cocktail bar, where food is no afterthought.
Kangaroo pastrami, pulled pig’s-head and croquettes are the hallmarks of this flexible restaurant-slash-wine bar.
A vegan pizza joint on Smith Street.
A casual taqueria from the owners of Mamasita.
A set menu featuring punchy, technique-driven dishes.
A three-in-one deli, restaurant and wine bar.
Son in Law
If you’re looking for Thai food with a difference, this is your place.
A cheery place for a Japanese lunch.
It’s the simple burger joint Melburnians have fallen hard for.
The Plant Society
A plant store within cafe Mina-no-ie that comes with advice, and coffee.
A shiny retail concept on Johnston Street selling books, records, T-shirts, jewellery and more.
The Gasometer Hotel
A classic live music venue, complete with a giant retractable roof.
Restaurants of Australia: Igni
The first in our new series examining the country’s best restaurants is a classic story of boy meets grill, set in coastal Victoria.
Lazerpig Pizza Parlour
Delectable thin-crust pizza and DJs to the late hours.
Jim’s Greek Tavern
Classic Greek dishes served with panache.
Robert Burns Hotel
Things are as Spanish at ever at this Smith Street institution.
Wabi Sabi Salon
A charming little Japanese restaurant with a cluttered interior that feels a bit like being in Japan.
6:00pm - 11:00pm