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Enjoy dining at one of 251 Melbourne City restaurants with Alfresco dining listed here.
Select a restaurant in Melbourne City or expand your search to include restaurants in areas around Melbourne City. You can also refine your search by cuisine or price. Featured restaurants highlight some of the best restaurants throughout Melbourne City.
Melbourne City is in the Melbourne region. In Melbourne City, restaurants are as diverse as they are numerous, attracting people from surrounding areas. More restaurants can be found in suburbs around Melbourne City.
Check the restaurants listed here to see if there are any Award Winning Restaurants in Melbourne City. AGFG's Award Winning Restaurants are the result of careful deliberation. Inspectors appointed by AGFG dine anonymously. Numerous restaurants have been awarded Chef Hats throughout Australia.
The Australian Good Food Guide invites you to indulge your inner critic and vote for your favourite restaurant in Melbourne City. Today Australian chefs are widely regarded to be amongst the world's best. If you believe a restaurant in Melbourne City is deserving of recognition, you can vote for that restaurant in the AGFG Chef of the Year competition or simply leave a comment as a reader review.
Reader Reviews are a great way to find out what other passionate diners think about restaurants in Melbourne City. The views and opinions expressed in these reviews are those of individual readers and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of AGFG, it's directors, management, employees, contractors, consultants or agents.
Dining in Melbourne City can be an exciting and rewarding experience. Tipping is optional in restaurants, but none the less very much appreciated. If you are pleased with the service it is customary to leave a tip of 5-10%.
Every Melbourne City restaurant operates to their own opening and closing times but as a guide:
* We advise you check individual restaurant opening hours before visiting.
The crossed spoon and fork symbols are representative of the restaurants setting décor & style. These ratings are independent of the restaurants food rating. View the minimum requirements for each level of restaurant rating in Melbourne City and around Australia.
Facilities for restaurants in Melbourne City are listed using symbols. Note: Establishment s with the 'Disabled Access' symbol are establishments that have dedicated disabled facilities.
Prices are given for Restaurants in Melbourne City where ascertainable. Prices for each restaurant reflect a two course meal (entrée & main course) unless otherwise noted. These prices are approximations and variations may occur.
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Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the restaurant descriptions and information contained on this website. Notwithstanding, restaurants in Melbourne City may change and prices may vary. Restaurants do not always perform consistently; menus are subject to change and Chef's can move. The dishes we have described may no longer be available when you visit. Whilst every effort has been made to keep the information on this site as accurate as possible, AGFG assumes no responsibility for errors, changes, omissions, inconveniences or incurred loss as a result of any inaccuracy. See our disclaimer
We hope our overview of restaurants in Melbourne City has been of assistance.
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Located in the heart of Melbourne’s CBD, Sarti emerges as one of the city’s most exciting and inventive dining establishments. The main dining area oozes effortless Italia...
Father's Day Luncheon
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With a colourful history spanning over a century, the Chef Hat awarded Grossi Florentino Restaurant, Grill & Cellar Bar has cont...
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The cheeky younger sibling to Hairy Canary, Hairy Little Sista continues to hold its own as one of Melbourne’s hottest spots for a drink or bite in the city. ...
HAPPY HOUR Every Day!
2 Aug to 2 Oct
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Tucked down an inner city Melbourne laneway, Syracuse Restaurant and Bar evokes a wholly other time and place. The ornate archways, soaring ceilin...
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For hip Melbournians wanting a remix of Korean fare and live DJ music, head to Seoulja Boy on Bourke Street in the heart of the CBD. Eastern and Western flavours are...
2 Mar 17 to 2 Mar 18
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Look to the skies to find Greek inspired cuisine in the heart of Melbourne City, served at Melina on the Rooftop restaurant on the top story of a Lonsdale ...
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When looking for an after work drink and tasty fare, Melburnians drop into Network Public Bar & Pizzeria, located within Southern Cross Station on ...
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Japanese cuisine unlike any you’ve had before is sophisticatedly served riverside by the unique and sophisticated Kobe Jones Melbourne. Diners arrive in dr...
NOW OPEN FOR LUNCH ON SUNDAY'S
16 Jul to 31 Dec
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Located in Melbourne’s magnificent old Port Authority Building, The Trust is a destination restaurant, bar and functions venue that has hosted many illustrious events....
Pasta Special + Wine
10 Aug to 5 Sep
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Business meets pleasure at Heirloom, a handsome Izakaya and sake bar located in the heart of Melbourne on the city’s iconic Bourke Street. A near extravagant interior d...
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Follow the locals along bustling Lonsdale Street to find busy Japanese restaurant, Tsuta, in the heart of Melbourne City. A cosy dining room plays host to intimate t...
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Stroll through Block Place in Melbourne’s CBD, amidst the busting foot traffic and the sounds of steaming milk and laughter from the micro café’s either side, to r...
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Standing on the Melbourne City dining scene since 1876 is the well established Mitre Tavern Steakhouse, perched upon the bustling Bank Place. Warm, cosy surrounds e...
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For a taste of traditional French cuisine in Melbourne City, discover the delights that wait at Roule Galette. Inside, classic and contemporary Frenc...
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Keep an eye out for Honey Dee as this tempting food truck makes its way around Melbourne City and beyond, offering sumptuous Greek delights to enjoy wherev...
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Open for almost eight decades, award-winning burger restaurant Andrew’s Hamburgers has, at long last, opened a second store to the delight of inn...
The Hulk Hamburger
22 Aug to 22 Sep
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Melburnian culinary institution Red Spice Road restaurant is as popular as ever for offering a tantalising South-East Asian dining experience in the heart of the ...
The Luxurious Long Lunch
9 Jun to 31 Aug
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Tsindos Greek Restaurant in the heart of Melbourne offers an authentic Mediterranean dining experience for those after a feast of flavours. With friendl...
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Menu may include: Crayfish with garlic butter, served warm or French onion soup with beer, topped with gruyère.
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Menu may include: Arroz Negro - Bomba rice cooked with cuttlefish, squid ink and served with alioli or Buttifarra – house made Catalan pork and pepper sausage with c...
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New Menu at Lt. Osteria!
3 Aug to 3 Sep
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Providing Carnegie with hearty, healthy and steaming hot ramen noodle dishe...
No doubt the King of Thailand would give his blessing to Pepperc...
Emanating the vibrancy of Italian food and culture, visit Santoni restaurant ...
You may be forgiven into thinking that you have just landed in a Munich beer bar...
Restaurants Melbourne City
Asian fusion meets Melbourne laneway chic at Lucy Liu Kitchen and ...
For sake and Japanese bites dished out in cool urban style, take to Izakaya Ji...
Restaurants Richmond North
Take a break from Melbourne‘s CBD to taste the distinctly ‘Gring...
Restaurants Melbourne City
Heritage meets modern at The George on Collins in Melbourne’s CBD. Lo...
To enjoy a feast of classic flavours in surrounds of timeless s...
Restaurants Roxburgh Park
Follow sumptuous smells through Roxburgh Shopping Centre as they waf...
Drive by Balwyn for an early morning caffeine fix with a stop in at 7am Café, loca...
For inner urban cool, Melburnians head to Wine 1160 on High Street in Armadale. T...
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