$$$$. Mediterranean, Japanese, degustation, venue set an old bank built in 1856.
venue: 86 Ford Street, Beechworth
$$$$. French and vegetarian, small venue.
venue: 312 Drummond Street, Carlton
$$$$. Game and charcuterie with a French bent, good wine list.
venue: King Street, Daylesford
$$$. Modern, worth the drive.
venue: 650 Andersons Road, Drysdale
Royal Mail Hotel
$$$$$. Contemporary, degustation.
venue: 98 Parker Street, Dunkeld
$$$$. Vietnamese by Geoff Lindsay.
venue: 133 Ormond Road, Elwood
Cutler & Co.
$$$$. Modern, cool wine bar.
venue: 57 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy
$$$$. Seasonal contemporary, Japanese, wine bar and BYO (25$).
venue: 533 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy North
$$$. Modern and French style.
venue: 72 Piper Street, Kyneton
$$. Cosy pub.
venue: 586 Little Bourke Street, Melbourne
$$. Latin American, Spanish and tapas, tiny venue.
venue: 37 Little Collins Street, Melbourne
$$. Thai, jazz music.
venue: 441 Little Bourke Street, Melbourne
$$$. Asian/Thai, busy and loud.
venue: 125 Flinders Lane, Melbourne
City Grill Room
venue: 535 Little Lonsdale Street, Melbourne
$$$ Asian, European.
venue: 141 Flinders Lane, Melbourne
$$$. Modern coffee wine bar, and you can watch you food being cooked.
venue: 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne
venue: 20 Bank Place, Melbourne
venue: 51 A'Beckett Street, Melbourne
$$$$. Modern, degustation, fresh and inviting.
venue: 187 Flinders Lane, Melbourne
$$$$$. Chinese, good service.
venue: 17 Market Lane, Melbourne
Grossi Florentino - The Cellar Bar
$$. Italian, 80 years as a restaurant.
venue: 80 Bourke Street, Melbourne
HuTong Dumpling Bar
$$. Chinese and yum cha.
venue: 14-16 Market Lane, Melbourne
Il Solito Posto
venue: 113 Collins Street, Melbourne
$$$, Modern, Japanese wine bar, cool spot.
venue: 114 Russell Street, Melbourne
$$$$. Thai, cool wine bar.
venue: 44 Little Bourke Street, Melbourne
$$. Mexican, tapas and tequila.
venue: Level 1, 11 Collins Street, Melbourne
Melbourne Supper Club
$$. Modern wine bar, open late, really late.
venue: Level 1/161 Spring St, Melbourne
$$. Tapas wine bar.
venue: 3 Driver Lane, Melbourne
$$$. Spanish tapas wine bar.
venue: Level 1, 500 Bourke Street, Melbourne
MoVida Bar de Tapas
$$$. Mediterranean, tapas and modern Spanish.
venue: 1 Hosier Lane, Melbourne
$$. Italian, this is where coffee started in Melbourne.
venue: 66 Bourke Street, Melbourne
$$$. French bistro by Philippe Mouchel.
venue: 24 Russell Street, Melbourne
$$$$. Modern, wine bar.
venue: 43 Lt Bourke Street, Melbourne
Saint & Rogue
$$. Back to the roots of a quality pub, Modern, Gastro pub.
venue: 582 Little Collins Street, Melbourne
venue: 6 Melbourne Place, Melbourne
$$$. Italian wine bar.
venue: 6 Russell Place, Melbourne
venue: 25 Market Lane, Melbourne
venue: 182 Collins Street, Melbourne
The Key Club
$$$. Tapas, degustation, bar.
venue: 117 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne
Vue de Monde
$$$$$. By Shannon Bennett, different experience to their old Bourke Street venue.
venue: Rialto Towers, Level 55, 535 Collins Street, Melbourne
$$. Small rustic Italian, Mediterranean and Chinese.
venue: 179a High Street, Prahran
$$$$$. French, one of the best restaurants in Melbourne.
venue: 78 Williams Road, Prahran
$$$$. Degustation, modern and vegetarian, head Chef is Ben Shewry.
venue: 74 Glen Eira Road, Ripponlea
Rockpool Bar & Grill
$$$$. Steakhouse by Neil Perry.
venue: Crown Casino 8 Whiteman Street, Southbank
$$$$. Chinese, yum Cha, cool venue.
venue: Crown Casino , Whiteman street, Southbank
Circa, the Prince
$$$. Asian, modern and Japanese, has been recently renovated.
venue: 2 Acland Street, St Kilda
$$$. Modern Asian wine bar by Andrew McConnell, bulk of the menu is offered as shared-plates.
venue: 2/157 Fitzroy Street, St Kilda
$$$$. Modern, Mediterranean.
venue: Level 1, 30 Jacka Boulevard, St Kilda