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Enjoy dining at one of 128 South Melbourne restaurants listed here.
Select a restaurant in South Melbourne or expand your search to include restaurants in areas around South Melbourne. You can also refine your search by cuisine or price. Featured restaurants highlight some of the best restaurants throughout South Melbourne.
South Melbourne is in the Melbourne region. In South Melbourne, restaurants are as diverse as they are numerous, attracting people from surrounding areas. More restaurants can be found in suburbs around South Melbourne.
Check the restaurants listed here to see if there are any Award Winning Restaurants in South Melbourne. 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 South Melbourne. Today Australian chefs are widely regarded to be amongst the world's best. If you believe a restaurant in South Melbourne 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 South Melbourne. 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 South Melbourne 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 South Melbourne 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 South Melbourne and around Australia.
Facilities for restaurants in South Melbourne 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 South Melbourne 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 South Melbourne 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 South Melbourne has been of assistance.
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For modern Taiwanese food in a friendly and relaxed environment, go to Peko Peko Restaurant in South Melbourne. The Wells Street eatery is decked with funk...
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Refuel with pancakes and specialty house coffee at Stokers Fine Pancakes tucked into South Melbourne’s Clarendon Street. With a welcome just as warm as th...
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Since 2008, Industri Café has continued to remain a popular choice among loyal locals of Melbourne, located on Ferrars Street. Drawing in all walks of life, Indus...
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With a rich roasting history dating back to the 1950s, try a freshly ground Dimattina coffee served at Cafe Dimattina on Clarendon Street in South Melbourne. Inc...
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The humble Mr Cyclo makes a neat addition to the southern side of Melbourne’s CBD as a Vietnamese street food style cafe. Patrons queue out the door as this easily acc...
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1:00pm to 3:oopm
Two dinners every night:
Early dinner 5.45pm to 7.15pm
Late dinner 8.35pm to 11.30pm
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When looking for a bite to eat in South Melbourne, wander down Park Street until you reach The Left Handed Chef cafe, bakery and coffee shop. Natural light...
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For aromatic Thai dishes in South Melbourne, take the tram to Park Street and dine at Nara Thai Street Food restaurant, tucked just a block away from the ...
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Offering a casual dining option specialising in Teriyaki, Chicken curry and sashi don (sashimi served on a bed of rice).
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Bellota offers a casual atmosphere where you relax with a glass of wine or dine from the menu which has a focus on good produce done simply. You can also choose from th...
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Why not try the Teppanyaki of King Prawns or Australian Prime Beef Tenderloin Served with miso shiru, vegetables and steamed ric...
Restaurants St Kilda
For quick, sumptuous fare that doesn’t hurt the hip pocket, take to Bala’s Café...
Take a stroll along Watton Street in Werribee to discover Annakut Thali. Freq...
Located in the heart of Cheltenham’s bustling Charman Road, Sierra Tango serve...
Recently re-opened, enjoy a slice of the Mediterranean in Melbourne at Squisito in...
Strolling down Lygon Street in Melbourne’s suburb of Carlton, stumble acro...
Restaurants Melbourne City
Residing in King Street, in downtown Melbourne City, sits Rare Steakhouse, ...
For those who like their food fresh, hot and tasty, be sure to visi...
Just moments away from Elwood foreshore sits Combi, a well-loved Mecca for lovers of ...
For a burger that will tingle your tastebuds for days to come, gather your f...
Restaurants Chirnside Park
In Chirnside Park at the foothills of the Yarra Val...
Restaurants Melbourne City
Indulge senses in the heart of Melbourne at Meat Fish Wine, an urban restaur...
For over 40 years, Il Gambero has been an icon of Lygon Street, an Italian resta...
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