Doing lunch in Melbourne? Express lunch menus are becoming very popular and more and more restaurants are now offering 2 or 3 courses (sometimes with a glass of wine) at very reasonable prices. So the next time you are wondering where to go for a quick lunch, check out our guide to the best restaurant express lunches around Melbourne.


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  • Map Booking Brooks of Melbourne Brooks of Melbourne
    Brooks of Melbourne

    Lodged beneath the streets of Melbourne Brooks Restaurant Bar chronicles time place and people.It takes as its setting the basement of Austral House designed in 1890 by noted architect Nahum Barnet. Light filters into the dining room from glass bricks fixed in the Collins Street footpaths above. The aged parquetry and bar tops gleam the private dining room at the base of the stairs beckons.In the restaurant oldfashioned hospitality is interposed with contemporary technique. General Manager Bryan Lloyd leads a team of true professionals on the floor. Conversation is witty warm and welcoming. The sommelier would be delighted to open a bottle of something for you something old world or new.At the heart of the offer is the expertise of chef Nic Poelaert. Nic cooks with finesse with care and always always with an understanding of seasonality and locality. Dishes make use of innovative ingredients and deft touches of luxury Wagyu beef foie gras Australian marron and fresh truffles. This is a menu both creative and conducive to good eating.Brooks can be enjoyed for a quick city lunch a considered business dining venue or a more expansive degustation experience. Drop by the bar wellserved by Shae Silvestros classic considered list of cocktails anytime.

    Melbourne, Victoria
  • Map Booking Medici Bar & Ristorante Medici Bar & Ristorante
    Medici Bar & Ristorante

    When passion food views and style collide you've found Medici Docklands. Located on Newquay Promenade Docklands.In a breathtaking dockside setting we have developed an Italian style cuisine that celebrates some of your traditional pizzas and pastas as well as a variety of other Mediterranean style meals.

    Docklands, Victoria
  • Map Booking Bottega Restaurant Bottega Restaurant
    Bottega Restaurant

    Located on Bourke Hill in Melbournes Little Italy Bottegas cosy welcoming ambience plush leather seats soft lighting has made it a long time favourite haunt for CBD diners. Serving some of Melbournes best modern Italian food with a premium selection of local imported wines the menu is extensive well chosen with dishes such as housemade strozzapreti with clams mussels prawns calamari or Roasted Western Plains pork costolette apple cabbage salad apple balsamic crispy crackling.

    Melbourne, Victoria
  • Map Booking State of Grace State of Grace
    State of Grace

    With its grand ornate gates keeping guard its hard to not be intrigued by the secrets that lie on the other side. The fit out of the venue instantly woos you with its eclectic treasures adorning walls and shelves alike.Hues of deep red wooden floorboards and curious animals makes this place feel like youre a world away from home perfect for the European inspired menu. Mind you this is all at entrance level. Its downstairs where the real fun is to be had. Hidden below is the cellar bar known as Fall From Grace. Complete with chandeliers that could rival that of the Queen. The drinks list is impressively filled to the brim with all the classics and some for the curious drinkers. Plus Chef's allnight grazing menu will keep those tummy rumblings at bay Find yourself charmed to say the least.State of Grace and Melbourne Food and Wine Festival Presents5149 Degustation Dinner7pm Thursday 5th and Thursday 12th MarchJoin us for a 5course degustation where Head Chef Dylan Evans explores the concept that 51 of our diet should be raw food and the other 49 can be cooked. This very balanced and thoughtprovoking meal is available for two nights only definitely an event not to be missed 80 per person 110 including matched beverages. To Book please contact the venue on the above contact details.Check out the

    Melbourne, Victoria
  • Map Booking World Restaurant and Bar World Restaurant and Bar
    World Restaurant and Bar

    Overlooking the banks of the Yarra River World Restaurant and Bar is a renowned meeting place in the heart of Southbanks dining precinct. An exciting combination of food culture and live music sets this unique venue apart from the rest. Boasting alfresco dining intimate restaurant and casual couch area World Restaurant offers a buzzing atmosphere and warm urban feel. The river terrace overlooking the bustling promenade is one of the venues most popular features. Kick back and relax as you take in the views of the river while sampling the extensive food and drinks list.Look no further than World Restaurant Bar for your next event Be it a social gathering with friends an after work drink or group dinner we have a space to suit your style of event.

    Southbank, Victoria
  • Map Booking Mr Wolf Mr Wolf
    Mr Wolf

    Owned by well know chef and food writer Karen Martini Mr. Wolf is and has been for years one of St Kilda's hottest pizzeriasMr Wolf Restaurant Bar is smart and modern and offers exceptional woodfired pizzas.

    St Kilda, Victoria
  • Map Booking The Point The Point
    The Point

    The Point is an award winning restaurant located on the waters of Albert Park Lake which boasts stunning panoramic views of the lake and Melbourne city skyline. With floor to ceiling glass windows and a spacious balcony to enjoy the view you are treated to a water front dining experience like no other. The Point showcases Modern Australian cuisine by Executive Chef Andrew Harmer. Awarded an Age Good Food Guide hat again for 2015 and our latest achievement winner of The Age Good Food guide 2015 Wine List of the Year. With degustation and a la carte menus carefully crafted with contemporary Australian flare the high quality of food is matched with unrivalled service. Theres nothing more indulgent than a meal consisting of confit king salmon saffron hollandaise and wild garlic following with Western Plains suckling pig piccalilli apple vinegar sage potato finishing it off with blackcurrant mosaic coconut almond cream with Blackberry sorbet. Accompanied by an encyclopaedic collection of some of the worlds most classic and famed wines we have more than 1700 different examples boasting one of Australias most extensive wine lists. The Point is conveniently located 10 minutes from Melbournes CBD with ample parking directly outside of the venue and lift access our unrivalled dining experience awaits you. Bookings are highly recommended.

    Albert Park, Victoria

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25 Collins Street

Located 35 floors above the Paris end of Collins Street, No35, headed by Restaurant Chef, Martin Horsley, serves modern cuisine using only the best local produce with an emphasis on pure flavour.

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