Restaurants

Spanish in Bendigo

El Gordo

Hidden down a city laneway is this Spanish cafe doing authentic tapas such as patatas bravas as well as soft-shell crab bocadillos (baguette) with jalapenos and aioli. There's also a good menu of raciones and Wester…
Spanish in South Melbourne, Port Melbourne & Albert Park

Simply Spanish

When a Melbourne restaurant wins the title of 'Best Paella Outside of Spain' in Valencia, you know you're on to a good thing. This casual market eatery is the place to go for paella, which is available here in numer…
Tapas in City Centre

MoVida

MoVida's location in much-graffitied Hosier Lane is about as Melbourne as it gets. Line up by the bar, cluster around little window tables or, if you’ve booked, take a seat in the dining area for fantastic Spanish t…
Tapas in Fitzroy, Collingwood & Abbotsford

Añada

Dishes in this lovely little restaurant are alive with hearty Spanish and Muslim-Mediterranean flavours and feature a lot of seafood. It has a great tapas selection and a larger raciones menu, or go the nine-course …
Spanish in Fitzroy, Collingwood & Abbotsford

Robert Burns Hotel

A slick makeover several years back meant the loss of its appealing dingy charm, but thankfully the authenticity of its Spanish flavours remain: the Burns' seafood paella is still one of Melbourne's best. The $17 lu…
Tapas in Queenscliff

Circa 1902

On the main street, this historic hotel (no surprises, circa 1902...) offers everyday breakfast and lunches, but is most known for its tapas. It's a good spot to sample regional wines and beers too.
Tapas in City Centre

Bar Lourinhã

Grab a seat at the bar and let the charming waitstaff lead you through a menu of modern Portuguese and Spanish dishes and a corresponding list of Iberian wine. The zingy kingfish pancetta is a very good place to sta…
Tapas in City Centre

MoVida Aqui

The vibe couldn't be more different than that of the much-loved original MoVida at this financial-district outpost. Darkened, bohemian and intimate have been traded for sunny, besuited and vast, and the service can …
Tapas in City Centre

Bomba

Reminiscent of a buzzing Spanish bodega, Bomba offers up tasty authentic tapas, raciones for those who are hungrier, and Catalan stews and paellas. The wine list is predominantly Spanish and the vermouth flows freel…