Ballarat, Bendigo & The Goldfields Restaurants With Bar

"Readers' Choice 2019 Winner"
The Woodhouse

The Woodhouse

Steak   $$$$$   Open Now

Bendigo

12 Chef Hat Award
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...
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...
"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 ...
"Your All-Time Favourite Local."
Brown Hill Hotel

Brown Hill Hotel

Bistro   $$$$$   Open Now

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...
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,...
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 ...
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. ...
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...
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   $$$$$   Open Now

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...
A short stroll from shady Lake Weeroona Park is Bendigo’s authentic Greek destination FOS Kitchen & Bar. Inside, a rustic setting of exposed brick, tiled floors and spacious arches provide a trendy ba...
Showcasing a range of Italian inspired handmade pastas and wood fired pizzas that will surely set tastebuds tingling in anticipation, Carboni’s Italian Kitchen is a popular Eureka Street establishment...
Putting Ballarat on the map, Golden City Hotel Restaurant is a state award winning establishment known for excellence with classical alfresco dining options characterized by old Australian architectur...
The Wine Bank on View is a Mediterranean influenced restaurant offering a weekly rotating a la carte list of seasonal specials in the sophisticated dwelling of the heritage listed old bank building, h...