Ballarat, Bendigo & The Goldfields Restaurants

To fulfil cravings for the tantalising spices of Indian cuisine when in Bendigo, join locals heading to Food O’Clock Cafe & Indian Restaurant on Mollison Street. Diners are welcomed inside and invited...
"warm welcome & generous portions"
Housed in a 150-year-old cottage, Pratty’s Patch on Monsants Road, sits right at home in historic Bendigo. Weathered stone and brick walls give Pratty’s a warm and pastoral feel, while artefacts like ...
"Readers' Choice 2019 Winner"
Follow the aroma of delicious smokiness to The Woodhouse on Williamson Street in Bendigo. This steakhouse and red gum grill is a local favourite presenting a rustic dining experience, where guests can...
"Readers' Choice 2019 International"
Known as Ballarat’s grand dame, the historic Craig’s Royal Hotel on Lydiard Street South presents a diverse collection of restaurants, bars and lounges in a magnificent package of Victorian grandeur. ...
"Your All-Time Favourite Local."
Brown Hill Hotel

Brown Hill Hotel

Bistro   $$$$$   Opens at 6:00:PM

Brown Hill

For a cold beer and classic pub fare, locals and those passing through stop at Brown Hill Hotel on Humffray Street North. One of the oldest watering holes in Ballarat and nestled next to Yarrowee Cree...
Gold Mines Hotel
Dine in elegant splendour at historic Gold Mines Hotel on Marong Road in Bendigo. Built in 1872 and representing the height of prosperity during the gold rush years, this beautifully restored hotel bo...
Live music, generous meals and a relaxed atmosphere is what keeps locals coming back to The Metropolitan in the heart of Bendigo. With numerous dining areas, from the alfresco, overlooking the majesti...
Find an irresistible selection of sweet treats at The Dove Café, a favourite venue for many Castlemaine locals on Hargraves Street. A rustic charm emanates inside, from timber vintage decor and blackb...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Indian"
Buffet for partyUnlimited buffet We start unlimited buffet for party minimum 30 people required 3 entree,4 curries, rice, naan and dessert $30 per head.
The brick-laden shopfront of Borchelli Ristorante on View Street effortlessly reflects the Victorian era boomtown characteristic of Bendigo. Checked red and white tablecloths, friendly hospitality and...
Bendigo locals whet their whistle and chow down on pub fare with flair at One Tree Hotel on Spring Gully Road. This refurbished bistro sets a cosy atmosphere with a roaring open fire to beat Winter ch...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Coffee"
Finding popularity among Bendigo locals, pay a visit to Old Green Bean coffee shop and café on Lyttleton Terrace, for a bite to eat and an aromatic coffee. An ideal place for guests of all ages, this ...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Pub Food"
Hop Temple

Hop Temple

Pub Food   $$$$$   Open Now

Ballarat

Rejoice with good food, good beer and lots of good cheer at Hop Temple, located at the rear of Armstrong Street North. Rally family and friends to venture down Ballarat’s iconic Hop laneway and revel ...
Dine at one of the Victorian pioneers of authentic North Indian cuisine at Curry Garden Indian Restaurant on Pall Mall Street in Bendigo. Capturing the appetites of locals, this tandoori restaurant bl...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Cafe"
Percy and Percy

Percy and Percy

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens Sun 8:00:AM

Bendigo

Perched on the fringe of Bendigo’s CBD, Percy and Percy beckons in the cafe crowds with coffee and modern breakfast fare in a trendy decked out hub. Step through the white picket fence and down the ru...
Destination-worthy diner Quigley & Clarke Café Restaurant dishes up locally grown goodness and great country charm in the historic township of Clunes. Stroll along Fraser Street to find this stylish e...
Underbar

Underbar

Modern Australian      Opens at 7:00:PM

Ballarat

13 Chef Hat Award
Mr Jones

Mr Jones

Thai      Opens at 6:00:PM

Ballarat

12 Chef Hat Award
Cortille

Cortille

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens Sun 8:00:AM

Bendigo

Finding a strong sense of place in Bendigo, ‘café with the van' Cortille is all about high energy vibes. Parked on Lyttleton Terrace, Cortille began as a retro space and has evolved into a local meeti...