Australia restaurants

Top Choice Modern Australian in St Kilda, Elwood & Elsternwick

Attica

Attica is Australia's only restaurant on San Pellegrino's World's Top 50 Restaurants list. Here Ben Shewry creates contemporary dishes with native ingredients, like saltwater crocodile rib glazed with soured honey a…
Top Choice Australian in Birregurra

Brae

Regarded as one of Australia's best restaurants, Brae was established by acclaimed chef Dan Hunter – who made his name at Dunkeld's Royal Mail Hotel – in 2012. The restaurant mostly uses whatever's growing in its 12…
Top Choice Australian in Geelong

IGNI

Creating a buzz among food lovers across Melbourne is this latest venture by lauded chef (and local boy) Aaron Turner. The set tasting menus change on a whim, incorporating a mix of indigenous and European flavours …
Top Choice Gastronomy in Brunswick Heads

Fleet

Fleet, one of Australia's most cultish dining destinations, seats just 14 guests for communal dining in its effortlessly stylish space – its genuine hospitality ensures diners feel they're among friends. The menu so…
Top Choice Australian in Katherine

Marksie's Camp Tucker

They should declare Geoff Mark (Marksie) a national treasure. Head to his re-created stockman's camp, 7km from town, for a night of fabulous food and fun storytelling. He prepares a three-course set menu that might …
Top Choice Winery in King Valley

Chrismont

This Italian-centric winery within a modern, architecturally designed space with magnificent views offers free tastings of its Italian varietals including prosecco, arneis and sagrantino. Its popular restaurant spec…
Top Choice Modern Australian in Beechworth

Provenance

In an 1856 bank building, Provenance has elegant but contemporary fine dining. Under the guidance of local chef Michael Ryan, the innovative menu features modern Australian fare with Japanese influences, such as smo…
Top Choice Bar in Leederville

Pinchos

Iberian-inspired good times constantly rock this corner location amid Leederville's many cafes, casual restaurants and bars. The must-have tapas are the pork-belly chicharrons and the Piedro Ximenez and blue-cheese …
Top Choice Bakery in Fitzroy, Collingwood & Abbotsford

Lune Croissanterie

Good things come to those who queue, and here they come in the form of unrivalled pastries, from innovative cruffins to plain croissants often dubbed the world's best. In the centre of this warehouse space is a glas…
Top Choice Italian in Griffith

Limone

In an elegant dining room largely constructed from recycled materials, Limone's deserved reputation as one of regional NSW's best restaurants is enhanced by two- and three-course menus showcasing intensely seasonal …