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Inner City's best restaurants based upon thousands of OpenTable diner reviews
Longrain Melbourne1. Longrain Melbourne
62 reviews
Thai | Melbourne CBD, Inner City
Booked 10 times today

It was our son's 17th birthday. It was perfect in every way. More

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Eau De Vie Melbourne2. Eau De Vie Melbourne
127 reviews
Tapas / Small Plates | Melbourne CBD, Inner City
Booked 11 times today

Had a great time.... loved the fact that it was hidden behind a big wooden door and then when you opened up a vibrant atmosphere was found. More

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The European3. The European
193 reviews
European | Melbourne CBD, Inner City
Booked 20 times today

Excellent ambience and tasty dishes. Great wines to match with the food. Top class customer service. Highly recommended. More

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Chocolate Buddha4. Chocolate Buddha
288 reviews
Japanese | Melbourne CBD, Inner City
Booked 15 times today

Pleasant evening, excellent service, good menu, good variety and quality. Handy location with easy access to and from Flinders St Station More

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Waterfront Southgate5. Waterfront Southgate
57 reviews
Seafood | Southbank, Inner City
Booked 7 times today

Beautiful food. Only issue was we sat right ne t to the kitchen and it was very hot which made it very uncomfortable. More

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Inner City restaurants that recently joined the OpenTable network
Lamaro's HotelLamaro's Hotel
Modern Australian | South Melbourne, Inner City
Booked 3 times today

Lamaro's Hotel is an iconic Gastro-pub located in leafy Cecil Street in South Melbourne.

Let one of Melbourne's favourite chefs, Geoff Lindsay (Dandelion/Pearl) take you on a gourmet journey with his creative modern Australian menu. Either dine in the opulent surrounds of our restaurant or snack on Moules and Frites or Pork Belly Banh Mi in the comfort of our front bar.

With a boutique extensive wine list and 12 craft beers on tap there is something to please every taste and palate.

Private dining rooms available and functions welcome.

A must visit venue for any food, wine and beer lover.

We're close to Albert Park Lake and just 100m stroll from Bridport Street light rail (Tram no. 96) and South Melbourne's bustling Clarendon Street.More

Mexican | Melbourne CBD, Inner City
Booked 26 times today

Mamasita is inspired by foreign travel and the experience of fast and fresh international foods, Mamasita is the forward thinking answer to the emerging popularity and awareness of modern Mexican food and beverage.More

Slate Restaurant BarSlate Restaurant Bar
Modern Australian | Melbourne CBD, Inner City
Booked 1 time today

Slate has the flexibility to create multiple breakout spaces, allowing for a fantastic hospitality experience. The venue boasts a range of distinct zones to morph from daytime lunch venue into an enticing atmosphere. Slate’s rooftop bar offers protection weather rain, hail or shine. Our toasty heaters, combat the chills and make for the perfect venue for a cocktail soirée. Functions at Slate offer an experience like no other with corporate events where business is done and conversation made. Private corporate functions, intimate dinners, weddings, lunch parties and birthday bashes. The pace of Melbourne CBD- the calm of Slate bar in Goldsbrough Lane. “The sophisticated setting!”More

The Table - Kuro KisumeThe Table - Kuro Kisume
Japanese | Melbourne CBD, Inner City
Booked 1 time today

Kuro Kisumé’s secluded omakase room is a unique journey. we simply call it, The Table. This creative and intimate experience is built on seasonality, drawing on Australia’s rich natural produce, from land to sea.

At the table, made of solid bamboo and brass seating only 12 guests, Master Chef K.S. Moon will orchestrate a bespoke, ever-changing menu. Dishes will come and go with the seasons, adapting thoughtfully to each guest that enters.

Observing each person’s tastes, energy level and mood, Chef Moon designs each meal intuitively. He queries each stranger like an old confidante, gauging their preferences to build an experience that stimulates the senses and the mind.More

The Waiters RestaurantThe Waiters Restaurant
Italian | Melbourne CBD, Inner City
Booked 3 times today

The Waiters Restaurant has been serving traditional Italian food for over 40 years. Opening in time for knock-offs this is a great venue to visit after works for just that.More