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Melbourne CBD Restaurants With Takeaway

Situated in the heart of Melbourne City, Chef Hat-awarded Kenzan Japanese Restaurant is a destination for authentic Japanese dining. Since opening its doors in 1981, this oriental restaurant takes ...
$30 Pasta & Wine NightMonday - ThursdayDive into cosy weeknights at Brentani with our $30 Pasta and Wine Night. Relish a selection of our finest homemade pasta paired with a glass of our house wine. Perfect for unwinding after work or c...
Akaiito

Akaiito

Japanese   $$$$$   Opens at 6:00:PM

Melbourne CBD

15 Chef Hat Award
A dazzling Red Thread of Fate light fixture twists its way across the dining room welcoming guests to Akaiito on Flinders Lane in Melbourne city. A moody vibe of black marble, dark granite and plus...
CLOSED due to Metro Tunnel worksGo @ RouleGaletteCarnegieCarnegie welcome you for this Fresh salmon tartare with avocado, yogurt sauce, lemon glaze and rocket. Excellent for Summer!
Becco Restaurant

Becco Restaurant

Italian   $$$$$   Open Now

Melbourne CBD

A legend on Melbourne’s iconic Italian dining scene, Becco Restaurant on Crossley Street in the heart of the city delivers on all fronts. Offering outside seating down the New York-style laneway, i...
Tsindos Greek Restaurant in the heart of Melbourne offers an authentic Mediterranean dining experience for those after a feast of flavours. With friendly staff who can converse in Greek for guests ...
The Black Prince

The Black Prince

Indian   $$$$$   Open Now

Melbourne CBD

Thursday Delight Parma Night!Book Now!Thursday Delight: Parma Night! Enjoy our TBP special Parma for just $30, perfectly paired with a pint of your favourite beer or any signature cocktails. Elevate your Thursday evenings with this irr...
Fable Melbourne

Fable Melbourne

Greek   $$$$$   Open Now

Melbourne CBD

Look to the skies to find Mediterranean-inspired cuisine in the heart of the city, served at Fable Melbourne restaurant and bar on the top storey of a Lonsdale Street building. Kick back and relax ...
LUNAR NEW YEAR Set Menu $288 per table!Celebrate the Lunar New Year in style with Wakuda's Year of The Dragon Set Menu! ???? Round up the crew and indulge in our 3-course set menu! Available for the whole month of February! Book ...
Tetsujin

Tetsujin

Japanese   $$$$$   Open Now

Melbourne CBD

Capturing the ordered chaos of Tokyo, Tetsujin on Lonsdale Street in the heart of Melbourne’s CBD is where to head for Japanese barbeque fare with flair. Located in the Emporium shopping centre, th...
Cha Ching

Cha Ching

Asian   $$$$$   Open Now

Melbourne CBD

Bringing high roller energy to Flinders Lane, head to Cha Ching in the heart of Melbourne for Asian-inspired fare with flair and spicy cocktails. An intersection of East and West, Cha Ching has wow...
ShanDong MaMa

ShanDong MaMa

Chinese   $$$$$   Open Now

Melbourne CBD

It’s all about Mama’s delicious dumplings at ShanDong MaMa on Bourke Street in the heart of Melbourne’s CBD. Expect unique northern Chinese-inspired fare at this authentic eatery, where everything ...
"Best Souffle´ pancake & cafe"
Melburnians craving Japanese soufflé pancakes head down Lygon Street in Carlton to find Adozen Adozen. Expect to discover light, fluffy and made-to-order temptations in fun and funky surrounds of n...
For modern interpretations of Chinese eats, along with a world-class cocktail bar serving some of Melbourne’s best drinks, head to Tian38 on Flinders Lane. Sleek sophistication awaits indoors, with...
Melburnians seeking the indulgence of Sichuan hot pot cooking head to Tan Hot Pot on Bourke Street in the heart of the city. Experience Melbourne’s only duck blood tofu hot pot restaurant, where so...
Find an authentic taste of the Himalayan kingdom of Nepal on the plate at Gurkhas Restaurant on Cohen Place in Chinatown. From humble beginnings as one of the first Nepalese restaurants in Melbourn...
Ishizuka

Ishizuka

Japanese   $$$$$   Opens at 5:30:PM

Melbourne CBD

17 Chef Hat Award
A secret within Melbourne’s city centre, Ishizuka on Bourke Street offers a refined Kaiseki experience, reflecting the pinnacle of fine dining in an intimate, subterranean restaurant space. Kaiseki...
Recreate traditional European style at Claypots Barbarossa on Hardware Lane in Melbourne’s CBD. A warm and welcoming vibe awaits, where friends come together over a love of music, drink and food; w...
Those looking for some of the best bahn mi in Melbourne head along Bourke Street in Melbourne’s CBD to find Amie Bakery Café Southern Cross Lane. Say hello to freshness at this café where everythin...
Grabbing a coffee and bite to eat with loved ones provides magical moments that should be cherished at Tomo’s Little Collins Street in the heart of Melbourne. Welcoming vibes await at this well-lov...