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Located in a beautiful heritage-listed building in the heart of the Melbourne CBD, cosy seats, high ceilings and modern decor reminiscent of Paris-by-night are paired with friendly, knowledgeable and professional service.
Co-founder and director Vianney Establet was born in prime Bordeaux terroir with wine in his veins, coming from a family of winemakers going back five generations, and honed his craft as a sommelier for over a decade in some of the finest restaurants and private members clubs around the world.
We pride ourselves on our eclectic boutique wine list (awarded two glasses by Australia's Wine List of the Year Awards), craft beers, cocktails and an impressive selection of gourmet cheeses and other French nibbles making V the perfect venue for catching up with friends, dates, groups and after-work drinks. Wine to take home is also available from our retail boutique.
Book now for a fantastic experience!
Vue de monde has been synonymous with Melbourne dining for almost 20 years, continuing to present an exciting and dynamic experience with a progression of flavours and sense of curiosity. The whimsical spirit at the heart of the Vue de monde menu has not been lost throughout the years, with the lighter-handed and more natural approach to cooking being no less infused with theatre.
After so many months of lockdowns, Doms represents everything that owners Sam, Tom and Adam craved - a return to the basics of hospitality. The makeover of Cheek and Peaches was designed to promote a warm sense of nostalgia and indulge the passions of the team... GOOD PIZZA, GOOD WINES, GOOD TIMES.
Level 1 - Pizzeria/Restaurant
Level 2 - Pool Room
Level 3 - Walk-in Outdoor Rooftop Bar
Dining at Doms - warm textures of natural timber, plush royal blue carpet and brass. It's old school and inviting. A menu of slow fermented wood fired sourdough pizza, alongside tasty snacks and a very deep wine list. The perfect venue for that date, that birthday, that catch up. Social, familiar, honest and good. Hot tip: drink Lambrusco, eat the salami!
Please note unfortunately we do not have disabled access.
So, since we’re very literally in the heart of Melbourne up here on the sixth floor of Curtin House, high above the city’s jugular Swanston Street, we feel it’s our responsibility to highlight what Mexican dining (and drinking) looks like in the eyes of the modern Melburnian.
Perch yourself on an outdoor bench and immerse yourself in the street’s ambiance, or enjoy a full dining experience in our bistro.
Enjoy menu highlights from chef Paul Turner that playfully riff on Italian-Asian flavours like Wagyu bresaola with romesco, pickled zucchini and togarashi, pan-fried gnocchi with kimchi, broccoli and fresh curds and John Dory fillet with braised cos, seaweed and mousseline, followed by our Melbourne famous Tiramisu.
Or perhaps wind down after a busy day at La Madonna Bar. With plenty of comfortable couches and dimly lit corners to enjoy a cocktail, or two and a selection of snacks. Sink into a seat surrounded by wooden barrels and glass bottles ageing various cocktails, tinctures and spirits.
Open Wed-Sun from 5pm til 1am including a $65 Bottomless Brunch every Sat and Sun from 12pm - 5pm!
Set in the basement of the State Library.
Our new menu reflects the Italian heritage of our two owners, Paul and Rosie, and of our head chef Monica. Together, they have created authentic dishes that are hand-made with seasonal local produce, simplicity and love.
Our family welcomes yours to join us.
Join us, overlooking Melbourne's city skyline at our relaxed and modern Australian bar and grill. The perfect spot for a memorable dinner date, a delicious wine or a small, lively gathering with a group of friends. Experience impressive views and a feast of fire-cooked, locally sourced food where our steak is the main event.
Established in 1995, Punch Lane is a Melbourne dining icon and a pioneer amongst its laneway counterparts.
Punch Lane is a cosy and inclusive Wine Bar and restaurant, which prides itself on serving delicious food from a seasonal menu, mouth-watering cheeses from an eclectic selection, matched with exceptional wine and service.
Our kitchen team, headed up by Nuno Gabriel, have created a seasonal menu showcasing local produce. We are currently offering a 2 hour dinner sitting for all early reservations prior to 7pm in our dining space with drinks and bar snacks available from 3pm - 5pm Tuesday to Sunday. Dinner service commences at 5pm Tuesday - Sunday. Lunch from 12pm, Wednesday, Thursday And Friday.
Angliss Restaurant is the Institute's flagship venue and the home of the Great Chefs program. The Angliss Restaurant provides a professional-standard training environment for our students and an affordable dining experience for guests. The food style offered at Angliss is a fusion of contemporary and classical influences. Guests will enjoy culinary delights from final year apprentice chefs and cookery students and impeccable fine dining service provided by hospitality students.
Lavish three course buffet lunches and dinners are also available throughout the year. These offer excellent value, with choices including soup, salads, hot dishes, roast carvery and a selection of desserts.
Step into the realm of innovative Modern Australian cuisine, expertly crafted by our talented team. Allegro Restaurant offers the finest local produce infused with global flavours to create a standout dining experience in Melbourne. Whether you’re looking for a quick pre-theatre dinner, a romantic evening, or night out with friends or colleagues, Allegro is the perfect place to enjoy creative cuisine, refined service, and a relaxed ambience.
Featuring an open kitchen, sophisticated décor and an expansive outdoor terrace among the treetops, Allegro Restaurant Melbourne delivers a memorable dining experience each visit.
Open for breakfast daily, and dinner Wednesday to Saturday.
The New Nordic cuisine is one of the leading gastronomic experiences in the world. Denmark House is part of this Nordic food
revolution and the restaurant and bar will provide you with a traditional yet modern Danish experience.
For lunch we offer 20 different kinds of “smørrebrød” – the traditional Danish open sandwich. You can choose your own selection or go for the tasting platter, a healthy lunch option when you fancy something different.
In the evening we serve a contemporary menu inspired by New Nordic cuisine with an emphasis on comfort foods so guests sample true Danish ‘hygge’ when dining at Denmark House.
- MMelbchefMelbourne •4 reviews5.0Dined 2 days ago2nd time I have been to this place 6 months apart , and once again above and beyond the waitress recognise us from last visit... Chefs table was so well worth the money not over the top or hard work great casual upmarket dining optionMore infoSerai KitchenPrice: Very Expensive• Filipino• Melbourne CBD•4.7
- LBLilyBMelbourne •1 review5.0Dined 3 days agoAbsolutely amazing service, lovely and really personable staff, the food was beyond fantastic I have been once and did not disappoint on my return. Will definitely be back!! <3More infoMaccaroni Trattoria ItalianaPrice: Moderate• Italian• Melbourne CBD•4.4
- MEMarissaEMelbourne •1 review5.0Dined 4 days agoAbsolutely delicious 🤤 definitely go the festive mood menu…yum! steak was like butter. Greens were to die for and that grilled bread OMG!More infoMeatmaidenPrice: Very Expensive• Steakhouse• Melbourne CBD•4.6
- MBMichaelBVictoria •1 review5.0Dined 6 days agoAfter visiting Ho Chi Mamma the previous week, we thought it wise to try their sister Restaurant, Straight Outta Saigon. Outstanding experience all round... Will definitely be back ...More infoStraight Outta SaigonPrice: Moderate• Vietnamese• Melbourne CBD•4.7
- AOAshleyOVictoria •1 review5.0Dined on 18 Nov 2023We had a great dinner here! Super affordable and the food was incredible. I love Japanese food so much but I can never find it for a good price and this was the spot. Incredible ambiance and vibe, all staff were great. Had a great time.More infoCalia EmporiumPrice: Moderate• Japanese• Melbourne CBD•4.3
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