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Where to Head for Eats and Drinks Before and After a Session at the Australian Open

From pre-match parmas to celebratory champagne after a long day courtside, these local spots have you sorted during this year's Grand Slam tournament.
By Libby Curran
January 17, 2022
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By Libby Curran
January 17, 2022
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  • Food & Drink

    Lucy Liu Kitchen & Bar

    Spot on modern Asian CBD dining from the lady herself.

  • Food & Drink

    Robata

    The San Telmo Group's playful take on modern Japanese barbecue heroes skewers cooked over charcoal and cleverly reworked classic cocktails.

  • Food & Drink

    MoVida

    Tucked away in stencil-drenched Hosier Lane, MoVida offers a grazing extravaganza in an enchanting room akin to what you'd actually get in downtown Barcelona.

  • Food & Drink

    Hemingway's Wine Room

    You'll find red banquettes, Euro-accented fare and a cocktail list filled with Ernest Hemingway favourites at this art deco bar.

  • Food & Drink

    The Duke Of Wellington

    It turns out Melbourne's oldest licensed pub has a few new tricks up its sleeve.

  • Food & Drink

    Hazel

    The minds behind Liminal and Common Ground Project have opened your new after-work go-to for cocktails and things on toast.

  • Food & Drink

    Arbory Bar & Eatery

    With great views and even better food, this is one platform you won't mind getting delayed on. 

  • Food & Drink

    Supernormal

    Lobster rolls and karaoke, together at last.

  • Food & Drink

    Arbory Afloat 2021

    The floating bar's latest incarnation is inspired by Turkey's Turquoise Coast, serving up Mediterranean bites and a hefty lineup of cocktails.

  • Food & Drink

    Gimlet at Cavendish House

    Andrew McConnell's elegant new cocktail bar and European bistro serves up caviar, champagne and truffles aplenty.

  • Food & Drink

    Cumulus Inc.

    A sensory dream of outstanding food and beautiful design.

  • Food & Drink

    The Corner Hotel

    A Richmond live music institution with a rooftop.

  • Food & Drink

    Eau de Vie

    Cocktails, whisky and a little speakeasy fun.

  • Food & Drink

    Garden State Hotel

    Flinders Lane's new four-storey pub.

  • Food & Drink

    Cricketers Arms Hotel

    One of Richmond's oldest and most iconic pubs, just across the road from all the sporting action.

  • Food & Drink

    Mrs Singh

    This new Flinders Lane wine bar from Jessi Singh specialises in Indian snacks, juicy cocktails and cheap lunchtime thalis.

  • Food & Drink

    Trinket

    A plush two-storey cocktail lounge with a secret basement bar, fireplace and boozy brunch sessions.

  • Food & Drink

    Taxi Kitchen

    A new era of dining at Taxi.

  • Food & Drink

    Pastuso

    Fun, convivial Peruvian dining in the CBD.

  • Food & Drink

    Sister of Soul Richmond

    An all-day, all-vegan eatery on Swan Street.

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