Food & Drink

Top Restaurants
  • Amaru International cuisine / Sophisticated restaurant with tasting menu
  • Aru International cuisine / Contemporary dining serving innovative meals, cocktails and snacks
  • Flower Drum Restaurant Melbourne Chinese / red-carpeted restaurant with panels of Chinese art lining the walls
Top Bars
  • Above Board Cocktail bar / Intimate space with great drinks
  • Bad Frankie Cocktail bar / They describe themselves as "Toasties and specialty liquors in a cool establishment with mason-jar lights and rustic decor."
  • Bar Margaux & Bar Liberty & Black Pearl Cocktail bars / BM: old-timey venue serving French eats + BL: Refined yet quirky + BP: neighbourhood cocktail hub
Other Food & Drink
  • Attica, Minamishima, Sunda, Vue de Monde, Gimlet at Cavendish House, IDES, Lee Ho Fook, Marion, Di Stasio Città, Embla, Etta
  • The Elysian Whisky Bar, The Everleigh, Gimlet, Caretakers Cottage, Byrdi, Nick and Nora's Melbourne

Activities & Attractions

Top Activities
  • Explore the Yarra River Melbourne is a river city. Do an electric boat cruise, go to Ponyfish Island or dine on a floating eatery
  • Explore the Royal Botanic Gardens Have a picnic or punt on the lake
  • Visit the National Gallery of Victoria Australia's oldest and most popular art museum
  • Hot air balloon over Melbourne Check out Liberty Balloon Flights for a sunrise ride


Top Stays