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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.
Theme Park
“Luna Park is an iconic amusement park located in St Kilda, Melbourne, with unique rides, delicious food and holiday events for the perfect family fun day.”
  • 192 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
Asian Restaurant
“Feel the similarities and differences with other China Towns in the world! ”
  • 112 locals recommend
“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! ”
  • 236 locals recommend
Snack Place
“This is my absolute favourite market in Mebourne to visit. Walk down to Collins St, jump on the 12 tram and get off at York st stop. Only open Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday.”
  • 224 locals recommend
“The oldest Zoo in Australia. So many local animals and endangered animals there. It is a great place to visit, if you are traveling with kids. ”
  • 127 locals recommend
“For a truly Melbourne bar experience, head to Cookie and work your way through the mammoth beer selection (CBD)”
  • 125 locals recommend
“Beautiful spot to go for a walk/run, see the swans and take in the stunning scenery.”
  • 255 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Spencer Outlet Centre offers a huge mix of retail outlet stores.”
  • 27 locals recommend
“I love Pete'n'Rosie's Deli for their fantastic selection of local and imported cheeses, Market Lane do some of the best coffee in Melbourne and the cheese toasties from the stall in the produce hall are truly to die for! The market is a must visit for any true foodie. (Closed Monday & Wednesday)”
  • 216 locals recommend
“Buy some fresh produce from Queen Vic markets then head to Flagstaff gardens for a picnic (I've got a picnic blanket and plastic plates, cups etc. you can borrow). ”
  • 91 locals recommend
Monument / Landmark
“Shrine of Remembrance is a war memorial in Melbourne and has free museum. Not very well know among people but the view of the city from this spot is the best you can get.”
  • 80 locals recommend
“Buzzing, rustic-chic cafe with a sunny courtyard, for coffee of the day and inventive breakfasts.”
  • 83 locals recommend
Night Market
“This place has everything! Stock up on food or grab some takeaway snacks for an impromptu picnic in Flagstaff Gardens. Or head to Pickett's deli for lunch and a glass of wine.”
  • 104 locals recommend
Tennis Stadium
“Rod Laver Arena is Australia's favourite concert arena and home of the Australian Open. Hosting Bands and Entertainers like Kiss, Elton John, Michael Buble' , Miranda Lambert and Lenny Kravitz.”
  • 90 locals recommend
Indie Cinema
“Independent cinema with 16 theatres showcasing the best in Arthouse, Australian and international films. Couple this with dinner at one of the many Lygon Street offerings and you’ve got the evening covered! ”
  • 199 locals recommend