Restaurants

Nour

Restaurant

Forget everything you know about Lebanese food.

Don't Tell Aunty

Restaurant

The super-popular “inauthentic Indian” restaurant from Melbourne and NYC serves up butter chicken without the butter.

Pizza Fritta 180

Restaurant

Authentic Neapolitan street food in a bright, modern setting.

DOC Pizza

Restaurant

The pizza bases here are proved for four days so they’re light and easy to digest, then topped with only a couple of ingredients, including buffalo mozzarella imported from Italy.

Bar Pesta

Restaurant

This Crown Street eatery is a no-rules fusion joint serving spicy noodles and voluminous cocktails.

The Beresford Hotel

Restaurant

The Beresford is an ideal spot for many occasions.

Cafes

Balkan Butler

Cafe

Macedonian food, including burek made by a master.

Orto Trading Co.

Cafe

A garden-themed cafe where the menu is never predictable.

Neighbourhood

Cafe

Where everybody knows your name, and your coffee order.

Bourke Street Bakery

Cafe

Refined bread, tarts, croissants, cookies and pastries.

The Sandwich Shop

Cafe

A neat sandwich shop serving the best things between bread.

Single O Cafe and Sideshow

Cafe

Consistently great coffee from the original shakers in the city’s third wave coffee movement.

Bars

Nomad Up The Road

Bar

Brings the cellar door experience to the city.

Tokyo Bird

Bar

Whisky, cocktails and yakitori.

Goros

Bar

Party like a salaryman with the aid of karaoke, yakitori and plenty of saké.

Tio’s Cerveceria

Bar

A shrine to beer and tequila.

The Wild Rover

Bar

An Irish-themed drinking spot from the folks at Grandma's Bar.

The Soda Factory

Bar

Late opening hours, gigs galore and sweet boozy ice cream spiders.

Shops

The Essential Ingredient

Shop

Everything you need for your kitchen, and state-of-the art cooking-class facilities. Plus a cheese counter with local and international specialties.

The Standard Store

Shop

Specialises in international basics for men and women.

Ardi's Block to Grill

Shop

An artisan butchery with a mini restaurant attached taking on the supermarkets by offering cut-to-order meat .

Provider Store

Shop

Japanese and Scandinavian homewares, and pieces handmade by owner Tara Bennett.

Formaggi Ocello

Shop

A cheese lover’s paradise.