Fitzroy Swimming Pool
Between laps, locals love catching a few rays up in the bleachers or on the lawn; there are also two toddler pools.
North Fitzroy Bowls
This bowls club, north of Alexandra Parade, has night bowls, barbecues, a beer garden and bistro with cheap meals. Phone to make a...
This is the quietly upmarket Rathdowne Village’s local and its position opposite leafy Curtin Square and footpath tables make it very...
Not your ordinary posh North Carlton cafe, Small Victories is big on DIY: preparing and smoking its own bacon and chorizo, churning its...
Lonely Planet review
In the eveings this atmsopheric French bistro does alll the classics: duck confit, moules frites (mussels and French fries), frog legs and steak tartare. Desserts too: crème brûlée and tarte Tatin (upside-down tart). During the day it's a fabulous cafe that does homemade baguettes and croissants, and well-priced traditional steaks and chicken dishes for lunch.