2021 VIC Restaurant Awards

"Attica At Home"
Attica

Attica

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens at 6:00:PM

Ripponlea

18 Chef Hat Award
Dining at Attica in Ripponlea is a commitment of time and money – there are beautiful, rare and unique ingredients and eclectic tunes, but most of all there’s Ben Shewry’s innovative and creative cuis...
Already at the height of Melbourne’s dining scene, Vue de Monde has raised itself even higher, to level 55 of the iconic Rialto. Rest assured, though, that Shannon Bennett’s distinctively imaginative...
Brae

Brae

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens at 6:00:PM

Birregurra

18 Chef Hat Award
Take the scenic route through Birregurra, along Cape Otway Road, south of Geelong in Victoria, to arrive at renowned restaurant Brae, perched hillside amongst 30 acres of lush organic farmland and lux...
Amaru

Amaru

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens at 6:00:PM

Armadale

17 Chef Hat Award
Cutler & Co. Dining Room

Cutler & Co. Dining Room

European   $$$$$   Opens at 6:00:PM

Fitzroy

17 Chef Hat Award
There’s a sense of industrial eeriness meets underground glam at Cutler & Co. in Fitzroy. Past wallpaper prints and paint jobs have been scrubbed away to reveal stripped brick walls. Peculiar but funk...
A team passionate about hospitality delivers beautiful cutting edge, seasonal food matched with an internationally acclaimed wine list. Under the direction of Executive Chef Alla Wolf Tasker and Head ...
Minamishima

Minamishima

Japanese   $$$$$   Opens at 6:00:PM

Richmond

17 Chef Hat Award
Igni

Igni

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens at 6:00:PM

Geelong

17 Chef Hat Award
For an exceptional dining experience on the Mornington Peninsula head to Ten Minutes by Tractor – Restaurant on Mornington-Flinders Road. This elegant vineyard restaurant projects a sleek yet relaxed ...
Restaurant Gaea

Restaurant Gaea

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens at 6:00:PM

Fitzroy

16 Chef Hat Award
Showcasing Mother Nature through fine food, newly opened Restaurant Gaea on Gertrude Street in Fitzroy offers intimate degustation dining in sleek and trendy surrounds. This petit venue, which can acc...
IDES

IDES

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens at 6:00:PM

Collingwood

16 Chef Hat Award
Elegance and sophistication combine on the plates of IDES in a gastronomic experience well-worth journeying out of the city to Smith Street in Collingwood. Previously Attica’s pop-up, this now permane...
Laura

Laura

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens at 12:00:PM

Merricks North

16 Chef Hat Award
With a colourful history spanning over a century, the Chef Hat awarded Grossi Florentino Restaurant, Grill & Cellar Bar has contributed to the cultural and culinary growth of Melbourne's dining scene....
Ishizuka

Ishizuka

Japanese   $$$$$   Opens at 5:30:PM

Melbourne CBD

15 Chef Hat Award
Navi

Navi

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens at 6:00:PM

Yarraville

15 Chef Hat Award
Doot Doot Doot

Doot Doot Doot

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens at 6:00:PM

Merricks North

15 Chef Hat Award
O.MY Restaurant & Bar

O.MY Restaurant & Bar

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens at 6:00:PM

Beaconsfield

15 Chef Hat Award
Underbar

Underbar

Modern Australian      Opens Fri 7:00:PM

Ballarat

15 Chef Hat Award
Flower Drum

Flower Drum

Chinese   $$$$$   Opens at 12:00:PM

Melbourne CBD

15 Chef Hat Award
Flower drum has a well known history amongst foodies and Melbournians alike. An unlikely building is the venue for this Cantonese culinary delight, which is accessed predominantly by a lift, or stairs...