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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Art Gallery
“A whole world of international art, displaying the National Gallery of Victoria's collections of European, Asian, Oceanic and American Art. www.ngv.vic.gov.au”
  • 460 locals recommend
Field
“Visit Melbourne's inner-city oasis. Over 10,000 plant species from around the world are presented in a kaleidoscope of colour and texture. Sweeping lawns, tranquil lakes and majestic trees are home to an amazing range of wildlife.”
  • 527 locals recommend
Cricket Ground
“Watch the AFL, cricket, live concerts and many other major sporting events. Take a tour of the MCG”
  • 327 locals recommend
Market
“It is a place where you can find fresh vegetables and buy souvenirs for you family and friends.”
  • 391 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Emporium Melbourne's 225 stores provide a fusion of fashion, culture, food and art.”
  • 199 locals recommend
Hot Spring
“Award winning hot springs and spa centre on the Mornington Peninsula, featuring natural thermal mineral waters flowing into pools and private baths .For a relaxing time try this out.”
  • 300 locals recommend
Plaza
“Located just across Flinders Street Station. A hub for locals and visitors to enjoy festivals, outdoor performances, get information about what’s happening in Melbourne and surrounding area. ”
  • 304 locals recommend
Museum
“The great place to explore history, culture, science and nature in a building that overflow with beautiful architecture.”
  • 191 locals recommend
Asian Restaurant
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“Flinders Lane is the place to go for great food day or night - this is another great restaurant”
  • 189 locals recommend
Scenic Viewpoint
“Experience Melbourne from the dizzying heights of the Eureka Skydeck 88, which boasts spectacular 360-degree views of the city. See Melbourne’s most iconic landmarks, spot ships sailing on Port Phillip Bay and admire the Dandenong Ranges from the highest point in Melbourne. For the ultimate rush, upgrade to include entry to ‘The Edge’ – a glass cube that projects out from the Skydeck with you in it!”
  • 187 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“If you want to shop for bargain designer brands, DFO is the place to visit! ”
  • 130 locals recommend
Casino
“The safest way to double your money is to fold it over and put it in your pocket!”
  • 175 locals recommend
Aquarium
“Dive into a magical under water world. SEA LIFE Melbourne takes you on an interactive ocean adventure filled with amazing discovery and magical marine stories. Explore the creatures and features of the ocean like never before with the thousands of colourful aquatic animals that call SEA LIFE home. ”
  • 104 locals recommend
Stadium
“Melbourne Victory's home soccer stadium also hosting rugby, Australian rules and live performances.”
  • 127 locals recommend
Library
“Beautiful library. You have to go to the second floor to overlook an old but well-preserved library in the middle of Melbourne.”
  • 153 locals recommend
Bridge
“This is the main beach of Melbourne, full of restaurants, cafes, walk path, bike path, and unlimited enjoyment.”
  • 260 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Shopping Centre
“Emporium Melbourne's 225 stores provide a fusion of fashion, culture, food and art.”
  • 199 locals recommend
Asian Restaurant
“Flinders Lane is the place to go for great food day or night - this is another great restaurant”
  • 189 locals recommend
Academic University Building
“French toast and baked eggs are staples at this compact, rustic-chic breakfast cafe with warm vibe.”
  • 79 locals recommend
Bar
“For a truly Melbourne bar experience, head to Cookie and work your way through the mammoth beer selection (CBD)”
  • 124 locals recommend
Bar
“To have a high-rise panoramic view of Melbourne this is one of the only places! Not to mention amazing food. I recommend the baked camembert. All meals are on special before 12pm so grab something delicious for $11! ”
  • 233 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Village cinema a 10-15 minute walk away. Complete with it's own sophisticated bar for some pre or post movie beverages. ”
  • 101 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
“Mexican restaurant, Mamasita is the ideal Melbourne CBD restaurant to host your next intimate dinner for two or for a large group dinner. www.mamasita.com.au”
  • 72 locals recommend
French Restaurant
“Vue de monde is a testament to the belief that dining can be a wondrous, unforgettable experience, and pays homage to classical fine dining in a modern context. If you’re celebrating a milestone, creating new memories or want a once-in-a-lifetime experience, don’t miss your chance to leave Melbourne with a new unforgettable night.”
  • 41 locals recommend

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