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Top Choice Pizza in Beechworth

Bridge Road Brewers

Hiding behind the imposing Tanswells Commercial Hotel, Beechworth’s gem of a microbrewery produces some excellent beers (taste 10 for $15), with nine of them on tap, and serves freshly baked pretzels and super house…
Top Choice Modern Australian in Beechworth


In an 1856 bank building, Provenance has elegant but contemporary fine dining. Under the guidance of acclaimed local chef Michael Ryan, the innovative menu features dishes such as Berkshire pork belly, tea-smoked du…
Historic Site in Beechworth

Historic & Cultural Precinct

Visit the honey-coloured buildings on a tour of the fascinating Historic & Cultural Precinct. First is the Beechworth Courthouse, where the trials many key historical figures took place (including Ned Kelly and …
Cultural Centre in Beechworth

Chinese Cultural Centre

The new Chinese Cultural Centre displays the history of the 6000 Chinese who came to the area in the 1850s to seek their fortune.
Museum in Beechworth

Robert O'Hara Burke Museum

Burke Museum is named after the explorer Robert O’Hara Burke, who was the police superintendent at Beechworth from 1854 to 1858. It shows gold-rush relics and an arcade of shopfronts preserved as they were over 140 …
Museum in Beechworth

MB Historic Cellars

Old brewery paraphernalia is on display at MB Historic Cellars, a former brewery that now produces traditional cordials like ginger beer. In the same premises is the Carriage Museum, displaying gorgeous old horse-dr…
Restaurant in Beechworth

Green Shed Bistro

This former printing house is now a rustic little restaurant (think exposed brickwork and concrete floor) serving French-style cuisine from the busy open kitchen.
Cafe in Beechworth

Beechworth Provender

Crammed with delectable local produce (and wines) for filling a gourmet hamper, the Provender is also an excellent cafe. Courtyard seating outside.
Historic Building in Beechworth

Beechworth Courthouse

The Beechworth Courthouse is notable for Ned Kelly’s first court appearance. See the cell where Ned was held in the basement behind the Shire Hall. Behind the courthouse is the Old Police Station Museum.
Bakery in Beechworth

Beechworth Bakery

This popular place is the original in a well-known, statewide bakery chain. It's great for pies and pastries, cakes and sandwiches.