Melbourne Modern Australian Restaurants

The Advocate

The Advocate

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens Sat 4:30:PM

Balwyn

Launching the second bespoke cocktail bar and restaurant in her collection, interior decorator and designer Jane Gorman delivers The Advocate to discerning Balwyn winers and diners. Located on Whiteho...
Ryne

Ryne

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

Fitzroy North

13 Chef Hat Award
Born out of recipes perfected over many years, Ryne on St Georges Road in Fitzroy North celebrates Chef Donovan Cooke’s illustrious career. With a name meaning a course continuously moving forward, th...
Bruno & Co

Bruno & Co

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens Sat 6:30:AM

Armadale

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Already at the height of Melbourne’s dining scene, Vue de Monde has raised itself even higher, to level 55 of the iconic Rialto. Rest assured, though, that Shannon Bennett’s distinctively imaginative...
For everything on a burger except the kitchen sink, head to Good Company: Burgers, Brew and BBQ on Paul Street in Mooroolbark. Chow down on American-style barbeque fare and burgers in a rustic industr...
Unleash your inner carnivore at Butcher & Vine on Barkers Road in Hawthorn. This stylish restaurant – located in the old Beehive Hotel building - focuses on honest cooking, clean eating and excellent ...
Korr Jee Chicken

Korr Jee Chicken

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens Sat 11:30:AM

St Kilda

For crispy chicken with a twist head to Korr Jee Chicken on Acland Street in St Kilda. This new chick on the block oozes a trendy vibe of chicken wall murals, blond wood table settings and banquette s...
Luci

Luci

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens Sat 7:00:AM

Melbourne CBD

Celebrating Melbourne’s history of Italian immigrants and evolution into a cosmopolitan culinary city, Luci is a contemporary Australian restaurant housed within the grand hall of the historic Equity ...
Republica

Republica

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Open Now

St Kilda

You know the scene at Republica in St Kilda even if you haven’t been there; its design and setup is testament to the cool chic Melbourne lifestyle that is all about keeping it fun, fresh and funky. Fo...
Dumbo

Dumbo

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens Sat 8:00:AM

West Footscray

From a little old run-down milk bar on leafy Argyle Street in West Footscray, Dumbo has been transformed into the heart of the neighbourhood, where happiness is as simple as a leisurely breakfast. Ext...
Offering an exciting addition to beach side Mordialloc’s local culture, recently refurbished The Bay Hotel on the corner of Centreway and Beach Roads presents an inviting space to celebrate any occasi...
Sani

Sani

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens Sat 8:00:AM

Brunswick East

Café by day and a moody dinner destination at night, new restaurant on the Brunswick East block Sani on Lygon Street is hitting the mark with locals. The second venue from the crew behind West Footscr...
Rascal Brunswick

Rascal Brunswick

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens Sat 1:00:PM

Brunswick

A playful curation of food, wine, beer and cocktails awaits Brunswick diners at Rascal on Sydney Road. This fun, casual and a touch cheeky wine bar and bottle shop is passionate about great food, inte...
"A very creative menu."
Lord Cardigan

Lord Cardigan

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

Albert Park

Book your end of year function with us!Book NowChristmas is right around the corner, so as we welcome the end of the year, finish it off celebrating with us! Be sure to book in so you don't miss out, and we look forward to welcoming you back to Lo...
Pretty Little

Pretty Little

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens Sat 3:00:PM

Balaclava

12 Chef Hat Award
Communal dining from an ever-changing fresh seasonal menu, paired with boutique wines, awaits Balaclava diners at Pretty Little on Carlisle Road. On balmy Melbourne days, take to the courtyard to soak...
Named after the year the word cocktail came into our vocabulary, 1806 on Exhibition Street in the heart of Melbourne city has lived and breathed the history of cocktails since it first opened in 2007....
Boasting a clean, minimalistic dining space where the food speaks for itself, Caddie Restaurant & Bar on Swan Street in Richmond draws inspiration from traditional café fare, made more modern and exci...
"contemporary European cuisine"
Experience contemporary European cuisine in Croydon at Casalinga, a smart casual venue on Maroondah Highway. Step into an intimate vibe of dark wood, white-clothed tables, moody lighting and vibrant a...
Discover a great new Thai restaurant for an epic culinary journey at The Wanderer Thai Kitchen and Bar on Lonsdale Street in the heart of Melbourne. This innovative, contemporary restaurant is the ide...
Roxburgh Park locals head to Degani on Somerton Road for a smooth, velvety coffee hug and bite to eat to warm the soul and kickstart the day. Nestled in Roxburgh Park Shopping Centre, this café dishes...