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Best Wine Bar restaurants in East Melbourne

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A photo of Punch Lane Wine Bar & Restaurant restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(547)
Price: Expensive
• Wine bar • Melbourne CBD
Booked 10 times today
The Punch Lane Wine Bar & Restaurant offers a delightful experience of European cuisine, right in Melbourne. It has consistently earned praise from customers for its quality food, top-notch service and the warm, intimate atmosphere. As quoted from the reviews, "you could easily be somewhere in Europe," highlighting its authentic European ambiance. The restaurant offers a diverse menu with “European flavor on most menu items and all beautifully prepared.” The servers are recognized as "knowledgeable, obliging," and the chefs as true experts in their field. It is the perfect venue to impress, with an extensive selection of wines, and a "romantic lighting" setting that evokes a feel of European intimation.
A photo of Life's Too Short Bar restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Wine bar • East Melbourne
OverviewWine Bar, European, FrenchLIFE’S TOO SHORT BAR is Melbourne’s most romantic hidden gem, housed in the 160-year-old bluestone cellars of the former Victoria Brewery. With around 28 wines by the glass, over 40 cocktails and 12 eclectic brews, there’s also an extensive European-themed gluten-free and coeliac-safe tapas and dining menu available from early afternoon until 11pm at night. There’s also an old and rare cellar wine list available with wines up to 20 years old.Visiting Life’s Too Short is unlike most other dining experiences – it’s more like visiting a private lounge room than a bar, with super comfy chairs and couches and relaxing bossa-nova jazz. Rotating art exhibitions on the gallery walls and live jazz most Thursdays means there’s always something new to see and hear ... and whether it be cocktails, wine or food, there’s always something new to try!
A photo of Clover restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(103)
Price: Expensive
• Wine bar • Richmond
Booked 10 times today
Clover is overwhelmingly praised by guests as a top-spot for European cuisine with its unique and frequently changing menu. Notable is the robust and extensive wine list, with pairings offered by knowledgeable staff that truly elevates the dining experience. Customers consistently highlight the high-quality food, excellent service, and vibrant surroundings, with some going as far to call it a "gem" and the "best they've ever had". The engaging staff and cosy atmosphere provide a sophisticated yet welcoming experience that keeps guests returning. With exceptional food, service, and wines, Clover is a standout in European dining.
A photo of Serai Kitchen restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(445)
Price: Very Expensive
• Wine bar • Melbourne CBD
Booked 37 times today
Modern Filipino fare cooked over fire and Vin Naturel
A photo of The Carlton Wine Room restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(752)
Price: Expensive
• Wine bar • Carlton
Booked 38 times today
The Carlton Wine Room is a vibrant and refined European cuisine restaurant that consistently caters to the gastronomic demands of its loyal customers, affirmed by numerous rave reviews. Patrons widely acclaim the restaurant's exceptional wine list, beautifully prepared food, and a special ambiance reminiscent of a contemporary Euro charm. The wine sommelier is notably skilled and helpful, ensuring patrons are expertly guided in their wine selections. The impeccably prepared dishes, which cater to diverse dietary requirements, consistently impress, with a creative menu that values simplicity, authenticity, and taste. This establishment's dining experience is both warm and polished, a testament to its impeccable service and dedication to gastronomic excellence. Whether dining for a special occasion or simply enjoying a quality meal with loved ones, The Carlton Wine Room is recognized as a 'must-go' haven for anyone seeking a memorable dining experience.
A photo of Thai Tide - Melbourne CBD restaurant
4.3
Awesome(181)
Price: Moderate
• Wine bar • Melbourne CBD
Booked 10 times today
Thai Tide in Melbourne CBD is highly praised for its authenticity, with customers commending the restaurant for its "real Thai food not too sweet and westernised", and "authentic dishes and flavours". It stands out for its "eclectic menu", which offers a distinct departure from typical Thai fare. The staff are frequently mentioned for their exceptional service and friendliness. Customer favorites include dishes such as 'Omm' and 'Kai Koh lae', known for their balance of sweet, sour and spicy. Among the recommendations are the intriguing 'ant eggs soup' and the 'plum cake with coconut ice cream'. With multiple patrons expressing intent to visit again, Thai Tide certainly seems a choice destination for quality Thai cuisine.
A photo of No.100 Flinders Lane restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(70)
Price: Expensive
• Wine bar • Melbourne CBD
Booked 12 times today
No.100 Flinders Lane, located in Melbourne's bustling CBD, is a sleek, modern Australian restaurant that showcases the finest in local fare. Known for its warm ambiance and vigilant service, it has garnered rave reviews from customers, praising everything from the striking decor to the delicious, uncomplicated food. The restaurant’s intricately balanced flavours, well-presented plates and passionate kitchen staff have made it a favourite amongst locals and visitors alike. It offers a cosy and sophisticated bistro vibe perfect for a romantic or business dinner. Whether you're seeking friendly service, delicious fare, or a cosy, atmospheric hideaway from the busy outside world, No.100 Flinders Lane comes highly recommended for a truly contemporary Australian dining experience.
A photo of Love Letter restaurant
5.0
Exceptional(15)
Price: Expensive
• Wine bar • Richmond
Booked 9 times today
At Love Letter we are a semi-fine diner restaurant with a seasonal chaos menu, modern-Australian, French influence and a nostalgic lean towards the food that we grew up eating in Aussie, Jewish and Italian households.Think old school French bistro classics with modern Australian flair, rotating snacks and specials. Set in the heart of bridge road, we are a short walk to the MCG and Melbourne's entertainment precinct.We have a thoughtful wine list, full cocktail menu, and frosty beers on tap. Intimate enough for date night, big enough for a function.From love letter, with love.
A photo of FLINT restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(83)
Price: Expensive
• Wine bar • Fitzroy
Booked 3 times today
FLINT is a celebrated restaurant in Australia, revered for its unique and delectable cuisine. The customers applaud the establishment for its innovative dishes, exemplified by options like 'burnt lettuce' and 'Carrot Carrot'. Meals are intelligently designed for sharing, providing an array of flavors and dishes in one session. The quality and variation of dishes can appease both meat and vegetarian food enthusiasts. The dishes such as steaks, rainbow trout, and carrots are highly praised by the diners. The reviews mention "excellent service", "excellent cookery" and "delicious and aromatic" food. Many customers express a desire to return, indicating the consistent quality and memorable dining experience that FLINT provides. The restaurant is also praised for its relaxed and welcoming atmosphere.
A photo of The Moon restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(52)
Price: Expensive
• Wine bar • Collingwood
Booked 1 time today
The Moon is highly acclaimed for its exceptional Wine Bar cuisine. The restaurant has amassed an abundance of positive reviews, lauding its outstanding wine selection, knowledgeable staff, and irresistible dishes. Patrons often note their excellent dining experiences, highlighting the well-balanced and seasonal dishes. The Moon's wine list is regularly described as "impressive," "interesting," and "overwhelmingly good" by satisfied customers. The venue is celebrated for both its ambiance and service, with reviewers recommending it for everything from casual catch-ups to intimate date nights. With an inviting atmosphere and an excellent food and drinks selection, The Moon rises above the rest.
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