Victoria Hotel Footscray
A stripped-back pub with classic fare and surprising wines.
This burger joint in the west is a nostalgic ode to our favourite pixels past.
Footscray Milking Station
Solid coffee and a locally famous pulled-pork panini.
Two former winemakers are behind this compact, hard-to-find brewery.
The Plough Hotel
A historic pub with a serious makeover.
The local Vietnamese, African and Indian communities inspire the menu at this convivial bar.
A cheery Malaysian-Chinese eatery along the Barkly Street strip.
A cafe committed to Victorian producers and makers by a former chef at Annie Smithers’s fine diner in Kyneton.
The Reverence Hotel
A destination for live music fans, vegans and tequila drinkers.
Fox in The Corn
Fresh pasta and one of the best beer lists in Melbourne.
All-day breakfast (with vegan options) in the heart of Footscray.
The Station Hotel
Well-sourced and cooked steaks that make for some of Footscray’s finest.
Footscray Gets a New General Store (With a Giant Mirrorball)
Harry and Larry’s is the newest addition to Jerome Borazio’s clutch of businesses in the west.
Back Alley Sally's
Your Westside after-work beer is here.
Delicious treats abound at this long-standing Vietnamese bakery.
A whimsical hub for art, fashion and music.
Smashable sauvignon blanc, ciders from Spain and Jamaican pineapple gin are all on the menu at this relaxed bar.
A welcoming space filled with craft beer and classic books.
Brunch, coffee, bread, milk, fresh flowers and coconut ice.
Sustainability, simplicity and even transportability are the guiding principles of this Footscray cafe.
The Reading Room
Victoria University in Footscray isn't just for the studious.
A small-scale Ethiopian restaurant with tradition securely at its heart.
Post Industrial Design
A combined retail and gallery space in West Footscray.
Harley and Rose
Pizza and salads from two notable chefs, plus a banging wine list.
Bad Love Club
Eat dessert first at the west side’s “boozy bakery”.
5:00pm - 11:00pm
Phat Chicks Fried Chicken
Ever tried instant ramen fried chicken?
Pod at PID
House-made scones and sodas are the stars here.
T. Cavallaro & Sons
The most iconic cannoli shop in Melbourne.
A 32-seater cafe in Footscray that offers beef tartare prepared by a French chef.
Happy River Cafe
There’s an East meets West vibe and city views waiting for you at this hilltop cafe.
Up In Smoke
Barbeque and a beer garden by the folks from 8bit burgers.