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VIC Restaurants With BYO (Wine Only)

Yuni's Kitchen

Yuni's Kitchen

Indonesian   $$$$$   Opens at 5:30 PM

Northcote

If you crave outstanding Indonesian fare created with love, try Yuni’s Kitchen on High Street in Northcote. Nestled in an historic building, this fun and funky restaurant is a hidden gem as guests ...
Lunch SpecialTuesday-FridayFrom 11.30 am to 3 pm, enjoy a delicious main course from our available options, plus a glass of house wine or a Peroni beer! Available Tuesday-Friday for only $39! Secure your reservation today by...
Hwadam BBQ

Hwadam BBQ

Korean   $$$$$   Opens at 5:30 PM

Melbourne CBD

Have You Tried Our Beef Tartare? Come and EnjoyProbably the Best K-beef tartare you will find in Melbourne. Our meat is never frozen and always the best quality. Open 7 days a week. Call 0430 447 225 to book.
IL Gambero

IL Gambero

Italian   $$$$$   Opens at 5:00 PM

Carlton

For more than 40 years, IL Gambero has been an icon of Lygon Street, an Italian restaurant that remains a favourite in Melbourne’s famous dining precinct. Revamped yet maintaining the rusticity of ...
Borchelli Ristorante

Borchelli Ristorante

Italian   $$$$$   Opens Wed 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 ...
la baia bar-cucina

la baia bar-cucina

Italian   $$$$$   Opens at 5:00 PM

Albert Park

Plan Your FunctionGreat Offers !la baia is the perfect venue for all your celebrations and functions. We have 2 spaces to choose from to accommodate your events. The upper area accommodates up to 100 guests with beach and sunset ...
Chez Olivier

Chez Olivier

French   $$$$$   Opens at 6:00 PM

South Yarra

Bastille Day14th of JulyLe 14 Juillet is right around the corner, and there is not a more perfect time to treat yourself to a delightful French meal. Invite your revolutionary friends to dine at Chez Olivier this year and...
Chinta Ria Soul

Chinta Ria Soul

Malaysian   $$$$$   Opens at 5:00 PM

St Kilda

Good food and music for the soul are on the plate at Chinta Ria Soul on Acland Street in St Kilda. This modern hawker-style Malaysian restaurant presents an earthy vibe with dark wood furniture, te...
Pint Size Indian

Pint Size Indian

Indian   $$$$$   Opens at 5:00 PM

Point Cook

Celebrate in Style!For All Your EventsCelebrate birthdays, anniversaries, engagements, cocktails, corporate and team building events, formal dinners, catering and much more this us! Click on more info for details:
Craving a Taste of the Samurai?Book Now!Delight in our samurai burger, featuring crispy housemade battered chicken, fresh lettuce, tomato, cheddar and zesty Japanese mayo, all embraced by a soft, fluffy bun. Reserve your spot now through...
"loved by the locals"
Flame Greek Tavern

Flame Greek Tavern

Greek   $$$$$   Opens at 5:30 PM

Surrey Hills

Nothing beats a home-style meal and for more than 28 years Sophie Christou has been providing residents of Melbourne’s Surrey Hills just that at Flame Greek Tavern – traditional, authentic Greek fa...
Bunja Thai Restaurant

Bunja Thai Restaurant

Thai   $$$$$   Opens at 5:00 PM

Bendigo

For the best Thai in Bendigo head down Pall Mall to find Bunja Thai Restaurant. Housed in a stunning 1887 heritage-listed bank building with vaulted ceilings, a vault, wine cellar and Vahland splen...
Vivace Restaurant & Functions

Vivace Restaurant & Functions

Italian   $$$$$   Opens at 5:30 PM

Brighton

Discover world-class fine dining in suburban Melbourne at Vivace Restaurant & Functions on Bay Street in Bayside. Since opening in 2004, Vivace has become synonymous with exceptional modern Italian...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Indian"
Machan Indian Restaurant

Machan Indian Restaurant

Indian   $$$$$   Opens at 5:30 PM

Eltham

Located just off Eltham’s main drag is Machan Indian Restaurant, a solid local favourite for more than a decade. Rich in vivid colour, this welcoming restaurant entices with an inviting setting of ...
Moti Mahal

Moti Mahal

Indian   $$$$$   Opens Wed 5:30 PM

Malvern

With more than 25 years’ experience, Moti Mahal on Glenferrie Road brings the exotic flavours of traditional Indian cuisine to Malvern. This well-loved local restaurant exudes a warm and welcoming ...
Named after a neighbourhood in Seoul, HongDae Korean Restaurant and Bar on Little Lonsdale Street in the heart of Melbourne’s CBD delivers big servings, quality ingredients and great customer servi...
Bucatini

Bucatini

Mediterranean   $$$$$   Opens at 5:00 PM

Mitcham

Discover Bucatini Restaurant and Bar’s warm hospitality and sumptuous Italian cuisine, fronting Mitcham’s Whitehorse Road. Friendly, professional staff invite diners to relax in a room of black and...
Royale India

Royale India

Indian   $$$$$   Opens Wed 5:00 PM

Brighton

Eat like a Raja (King) at Royale India restaurant on Bay Street in Brighton. Blending nostalgic dishes with fused spices and modern drinks in a relaxed yet warm vibe, this restaurant is ideal for l...
Experience authentic Italian food in Carlton at locally loved Bossy Beans pizzeria on Rathdowne Street. Covered alfresco seating streetside allows people-watching while sipping a drink of choice, o...
Indulge all the senses at Avonleigh Farm Fine Food on Thorsons Road in Tarwin Lower and relax in an old-world ambience of fine china, crystal and softly playing music. Nestling in the rolling hills...