Pacinos is an expansive casual eatery just around the corner from Flemington Racecourse and Melbourne Showgrounds. With parking right outside and plenty of choice on the menu, it’s great for all the family.
Freshly opened on Lygon Street is Il Dolce Freddo. Located in what I like to call Lygon’s Asian precinct (the block with Lemongrass Thai on the corner), Il Dolce Freddo are combining the best of Italian Gelato with exciting Asian dairy free icecream.
Ziggy’s is in the heart of Balaclava. Situated just by the train station and in keeping with the area it’s fun, funky and just a little bit grungy.
Moving onwards and upwards from their food truck, Sliders on Tyres have now opened Slider Diner in up and coming Seddon. Serving their trademark sliders, burgers and sides, it’s a fresh, young casual eatery!
Tucked away in the heart of Chinatown is Kaneda Sushi in Mid City Arcade. They’ve got a varied and affordable Japanese menu.
In no particular order, here’s our pick of the pizza places in Melbourne you need to try, and probably haven’t already!
Stocksville is a modern, bright and airy cafe in Ashwood. Paying homage to the Stocksville post office of time gone by and taking inspiration from the local area, it’s a hidden gem!
Open plan, minimal and loud Sir Charles is everything quintessential about Fitzroy brunch. Yet the menu is anything but, with some unique takes on some brunch classics.
Food court dining is looking to really take off in Melbourne this year. It’s set to be a year of affordability and tightening budgets for a lot of people and food courts hit that price point perfectly.
YumYami, recently moved from Chadstone to take centre stage in Camberwell Place’s snazzy food court. They’re ready to make you’re lunch times exciting with the Australia-Asian fusion dishes – including hand made dumplings and steamed bun burgers.
The Fish and Burger Co. has recently expanded, now occupying a double fronted unit, adding ample seating, floor to ceiling windows and a small outdoor area. The menu has expanded too, with some new burgers and salads further bulking out what was already an extensive menu, and a tasty gelato bar to perfectly finish off your meal.
Golden 8 is a brand new Curry restaurant just opened on Brighton’s Bay Street doing a vast range of curries and Indian and Asian speciality dishes.