The home of Australia's Chef Hat Awards and Readers Choice Awards
Residing in King Street, in downtown Melbourne City, sits Rare Steakhouse, makin...
Serving punchy street food flavours, Le Will on William Street brings a taste of...
Japanese cuisine unlike any you’ve had before is sophisticatedly served riversid...
Celebrating its 150th year on Melbourne’s culinary scene is the well-established...
Situated on the promenade of the Yarra River, Riverside Teppanyaki is stylish Me...
Enjoy dining at one of 209 Melbourne City restaurants with Bar 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.
1Melbourne City Restaurants VIC
Residing in King Street, in downtown Melbourne City, sits Rare Steakhouse, making for the third sister establishment to the brand, now offering location...
Rare Signature Baste - Available to take home now
4 Dec 17 to 22 Feb 18
2Melbourne City Restaurants VIC
Modern British fare meets Melbourne laneway chic at Papa Goose. Popular with the city crowd, the Flinders Lane establishment offers an exciting spin on British classi...
Functions & Events at Papa Goose!
19 Sep to 31 Dec
3Melbourne City Restaurants VIC
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...
New Years Eve
4Melbourne City Restaurants VIC
Tucked down a Melbourne laneway, Syracuse Restaurant & Wine Bar evokes a wholly other time and place. The ornate archways, soaring ceilings and cu...
5Melbourne City Restaurants VIC
Japanese cuisine unlike any you’ve had before is sophisticatedly served riverside by the unique and sophisticated Kobe Jones Melbourne. Diners arrive in dro...
You Can Now get Kobe 2 Go
11 Sep to 31 Dec
6Melbourne City Restaurants VIC
With a colourful history spanning over a century, the Chef Hat awarded Grossi Florentino Restaurant, Grill & Cellar Bar has cont...
7Melbourne City Restaurants VIC
Serving punchy street food flavours, Le Will on William Street brings a taste of Vietnam to Melbourne’s CBD. This sleek, modern restaurant spreads over two floors, with ...
Friday Meal Deal
21 Nov to 21 Dec
8Melbourne City Restaurants VIC
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....
Functions & Events at The Trust!
14 Sep 17 to 28 Feb 18
9Melbourne City Restaurants VIC
Situated on the promenade of the Yarra River, Riverside Teppanyaki is stylish Melbourne dining in equally stylish surrounds. Part of the Kobe Jones group, t...
NOW OPEN FOR LUNCH ON SUNDAYS
16 Jul to 31 Dec
10Melbourne City Restaurants VIC
Celebrating its 150th year on Melbourne’s culinary scene is the well-established Mitre Tavern Steakhouse, perched upon the bustling Bank Place. Warm, cosy surrounds...
11Melbourne City Restaurants VIC
Discover the Danish delights that await at Denmark House, one of Melbourne’s hidden treasures frequented by locals on Little Bourke Street. Resonating with a stron...
12Melbourne City Restaurants VIC
Amidst the riverside buzz of Melbourne’s WTC Wharf precinct, a relaxing, short stroll from the CBD, wanderers will find The Wharf Hotel. Stunning views of the Ya...
New Year's Eve: Summer Nights
13Melbourne City Restaurants VIC
Modern Asian fare with a twist meets Melbourne laneway chic at La Kuaizi café, restaurant and bar on Manchester Lane. This trendy, inner city venue embraces a grey sto...
Enjoy our Express Lunches !
14 Dec 17 to 8 Feb 18
14Melbourne City Restaurants VIC
Sitting in the crosshair of food, fashion, music and art, collide with friends at Ms Collins, an all in one drinking, dining and dancing destination in Melbourne City...
15Melbourne City Restaurants VIC
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. ...
It's a party for your Mouth !
24 Nov to 22 Dec
16Melbourne City Restaurants VIC
Located on Little Bourke Street with entry via Merritts Place, Scugnizzo Restaurant is warm, casually elegant, and offers a calm respite from the busy activity of Melb...
Book your Christmas Function with Scugnizzo
29 Nov to 17 Dec
17Melbourne City Restaurants VIC
The George on Collins is a reimagined New York-style basement bar, located in the heart of Melbourne’s CBD. Nestled in one of the city’s most iconic buildi...
Christmas at The George on Collins
1 to 25 Dec
Breakfast Lunch Dinner Late
18Melbourne City Restaurants VIC
For a 180 degree view of Melbourne’s city skyline, Yarra River and Arts Precinct, journey to Taxi Kitchen in Federation Square’s Transport Hotel. Hosting cocktail e...
30 May 17 to 30 May 18
19Melbourne City Restaurants VIC
Like all good things, a table at Mamasita is definitely worth waiting for, so follow the crowd to this Collins Street establishment. This hugely popular eatery has been...
Booked your end of year group lunch yet?
8 Nov to 30 Dec
20Melbourne City Restaurants VIC
When looking for an after work drink and tasty fare, Melburnians drop into Network Public Bar & Pizzeria, located within Southern Cross Station on ...
9 Nov to 15 Dec
21Melbourne City Restaurants VIC
Italian by name and cosmopolitan by nature, Terra Rossa Restaurant & Bar feels quintessentially Melbourne. Soaked in both history and contemporary s...
Christmas Day Lunch
22Melbourne City Restaurants VIC
With understated style and culinary influences from Australia and around the globe, Essence on Exhibition at the Melbourne Marriott Hotel captures the esse...
Christmas Day Events
23Melbourne City Restaurants VIC
When only the best will suffice, head to Collins Kitchen nestled inside the Grand Hyatt on Collins Street, where guests embark on a culinary journey like no othe...
High Tea in Style by Cristina Re
22 Mar 17 to 31 Mar 18
24Melbourne City Restaurants VIC
Situated on the second floor of Melbourne’s Southgate promenade, Hophaus Bier Bar Grill offers the goods for Oktoberfest all year long. With an art deco a...
25Melbourne City Restaurants VIC
Offering an enticing range of modern Indian and Nepalese dishes, Nirankar Restaurant has been an enduring Melbourne favourite for more than two decades. Loca...
Christmas & New Years At Nirankar
25 Oct to 22 Dec
26Melbourne City Restaurants VIC
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
27Melbourne City Restaurants VIC
Tucked in on the top floor of Curtin House, Mesa Verde puts a fresh spin on South American dining in Melbourne City. Fun and funky, Mesa’s dimly lit interior resonate...
Whether catching up for brunch or dining at night, Ashburton locals flock to Mr B...
Restaurants Chirnside Park
In Chirnside Park at the foothills of the Yarra Val...
Restaurants Ferntree Gully
Established for more than 15 years, Montania Café Bar Restaura...
Restaurants Glen Waverley
Take the train all the way to Glen Waverley and head to Meat in the Midd...
Restaurants Moonee Ponds
For a quirky take on the thriving Moonee Ponds café scene, locals drop into Bro...
Restaurants St Kilda
For a scrumptious bite to eat in St Kilda, follow sweet smells to Truff...
Restaurants Melbourne City
Keep an eye out for Honey Dee as this tempting food truck makes its w...
Locals watch the world go by from The Butler’s Pantry on Wellington Roa...
Kensington locals gallop into Mr Ed Café on Racecourse Drive to fill-up on class...
Braeside Eatery brings affordable wholesome meals and quality coffee by Duk...
For a new inclusion to inner city dining, try Two Feet First on Nepean Highw...
For a dining experience in Werribee the whole family is sure to love, visit Ages...
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