Ballarat, Bendigo & The Goldfields Restaurants Serving Dinner

"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...
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...
Gold Mines Hotel

Gold Mines Hotel

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens at 5:00:PM

Bendigo

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...
Food O'Clock Cafe & Indian Restaurant

Food O'Clock Cafe & Indian Restaurant

Indian   $$$$$   Opens at 11:00: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 invited...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Pub Food"
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 ...
"Your All-Time Favourite Local."
Brown Hill Hotel

Brown Hill Hotel

Bistro   $$$$$   Opens at 4:00: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...
Hawker On Sturt

Hawker On Sturt

Malaysian   $$$$$   Opens Tue 11:30:AM

Ballarat

Inspired by the tasty street food served in the night markets of Malaysia and Singapore, Hawker On Sturt Street in Ballarat captures the flavours of Asia with a dash of Aussie charm. Take a seat in bl...
Bendigo locals and visitors following the tantalising aromas of smoked meat to Redgum bar and grill on High Street. Nestled in the heart of the city just a stone’s throw from the fountain, this rustic...
Enjoy family-friendly hospitality renowned for fine food, excellent wines and romantic spaces at The American Creswick on Albert Street in Creswick. This hotel was built in the days of gold and glory,...
The Kangaroo Hotel

The Kangaroo Hotel

Pub Food   $$$$$   Opens Tue 4:00:PM

Maldon

For more than 150 years, The Kangaroo Hotel on High Street has been the gathering place and watering hole for Maldon locals. Affectionately called ‘The Roo’, this iconic country gastro pub reeks of a ...
Craig's Royal Hotel

Craig's Royal Hotel

International   $$$$$   Opens at 7:00:AM

Ballarat

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. ...
Masons of Bendigo

Masons of Bendigo

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

Bendigo

13 Chef Hat Award
The Ballarat Steakhouse is the ultimate place to go if you have a steak craving. Specialising in char grilled steak, ribs and seafood, you’ll find something here on the menu for everyone. All meat is ...
The Metropolitan

The Metropolitan

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens Tue 10:00:AM

Bendigo

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...
Granary on Main

Granary on Main

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

Ballarat

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 ...
The Rusty Spud

The Rusty Spud

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens at 9:15:AM

Ballarat

Giving the good old baked potato a fresh and funky make-over is The Rusty Spud, a lively eatery with a touch of flair found in Ballarat’s Peel Street North. Stop into this local favourite tucked insid...