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The Woodhouse Bar and Grill

The Woodhouse Bar and Grill

Steak   $$$$$   Opens at 5:00:PM

Bendigo

13 Chef Hat Award
Express LunchThursday Friday SaturdayJoin us for a two-course lunch with a beverage for $58 pp on Thursday, Friday and Saturday. To book your table, call (03) 5443 8671:
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Pub Food"
Hop Temple

Hop Temple

Pub Food   $$$$$   Opens at 4:00:PM

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Trivia Night Every WednesdayBallarat’s favourite Trivia night is at Hop Temple every Wednesday from 7:00PM! Enjoy a pizza & a pot of house beer for only $20. Trivia at Hop Temple is fun, interactive and inclusive, it’s not yo...
Mothers Day 12th May at LolaLunch and DinnerJoin us this Mother's Day for a magnificent 3-course meal and a glass of sparkling on arrival to celebrate. Lunch sittings 12pm and 2pm. Dinner sittings 5.30pm and 7.30pm. Children's menu available...
Our chef's passion is on a plate! Book a table today!From farm-fresh ingredients to innovative dishes, taste the difference with our new weekly menu. Come see what's in season this week!
Borchelli Ristorante

Borchelli Ristorante

Italian   $$$$$   Opens at 11:00:AM

Bendigo

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 ...
Friday LunchCome Join UsJoin us for Friday Long Lunch and enjoy the likes of Spring lamb, eggplant and smoked yoghurt and chocolate truffles with salted caramel and hazelnut for dessert. To book your table, call 0428 035 ...
The Bendigo Club

The Bendigo Club

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

Bendigo

Eat, drink, play and enjoy at The Bendigo Club on Park Street. With a contemporary bistro space and state-of-the-art indoor function areas, this venue offers an impressive, modern and diverse range...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Coffee"
Old Green Bean

Old Green Bean

Cafe   $$$$$   Open Now

Bendigo

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, th...
Hecho en Mexico Ballarat

Hecho en Mexico Ballarat

Mexican   $$$$$   Opens at 12:00:PM

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If you thought Ballarat's vibrant dining scene couldn’t get any better, meet the city's latest sensation, serving authentic Mexican cuisine since 2013 - Hecho en Mexico on Sturt Street. It’s hard t...
Wednesday Games Night Every Wednesday NightCome and have a laugh with friends and family (or even strangers!) with weekly Games Night. There's a wide selection of games to choose from so you just "borrow" a game, get comfortable and have fu...
Food O'Clock Cafe & Indian Restaurant

Food O'Clock Cafe & Indian Restaurant

Indian   $$$$$   Opens at 11:30:AM

Bendigo

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 invi...
Masons of Bendigo

Masons of Bendigo

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

Bendigo

13 Chef Hat Award
Fox & Giraffe

Fox & Giraffe

Cafe   $$$$$   Open Now

Bendigo

A love of food, coffee, friends and family come together to create Fox & Giraffe on Bridge Street in Bendigo. This happy little café, situated just a short stroll from the lake, is an ideal spot fo...
Don's Kitchen

Don's Kitchen

Malaysian   $$$$$   Opens at 11:30:AM

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Serving authentic Malaysian cuisine from recipes handed down from the family kitchen, discerning Ballarat foodies stop by Don’s Kitchen on Heinz Lane for fare with flair. Located in Midlands Golf C...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Indian"
Sargun Indian Tandoori

Sargun Indian Tandoori

Indian   $$$$$   Opens at 5:00:PM

Bendigo

Experience the spice of life at Sargun Indian Tandoori restaurant on Pall Mall in Bendigo. This upstairs establishment presents a vibrant vibe with red-clothed tables set with white napkins, tradit...
Jo Joe's

Jo Joe's

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

Bendigo

Serving Bendigo locals and visitors for more than 30 years, head to Jo Joe’s restaurant on High Street to appease ravenous pizza cravings. This modern, fast-paced, family-friendly dining destinatio...
For café fare sure to satisfy even the most discerning palate, head to Café Essence – Coffee Cake Wine Dine on Bull Street in Bendigo. Step into an elegant interior of ornate wall mirrors, an open ...
Nolans

Nolans

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Open Now

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