We love the fanfare of the Australian Open – the buzz of seeing our favourite players up close, duelling on centre court. And while tennis is the number one attraction, we’re also anticipating the menus at the event’s pop-up restaurants and bars.

There are returning favourites, AO first-timers (and newcomers to Melbourne’s constantly growing food scene), new food hubs and experiences by top chefs, and more.

Here’s what’s being served – alongside the tennis serves – at the AO.