Melbourne is bursting with restaurants however not all of them are Instagram-worthy. Our top eight most stylish dinner locations will have you dining like your favourite IG Influencer. No Filters or Facetune needed, these restaurants are insta perfect just the way they are. Feast your eyes and inner fashion slave with theses trending eateries for your next dinner in Melbourne.
#1 Vue De Monde
Where: Rialto Towers, 525 Collins St
With the best view of the city, Vue De Monde has quickly become Melbourne elites’ favourite dinner location. Megan Gale and AFL beau Shaun Hampson have been seen frequenting this stunning spot on special occasions.
What to wear? Come dresses to impress, this establishment is all class.
#2 Naked for Satan
Where: 285 Brunswick St, Fitzroy
After you have finished exploring the streets of Brunswick, take the lift up to Naked For Stands terrace bar for some prime insta material. With a stunning view of Melbourne’s skyline complete with delicious food and beverages – you’d double tap for this place.
What to wear? Match your surroundings dressed in your best urban street style.
# 3 Ichi Ni Nana Izakaya
Where: 127 Brunswick St, Fitzroy
Japanese inspired gastropub, Ichi Ni Nana Izakaya is the perfect place for a relaxed night with friends. Make sure to snap some pics of the chef special, sushi platter. Chef Arté Assavakavinvong creates art on a plate.
What to wear? No need to dress up, come casual and relaxed. Ready for a night full of food, booze and fun.
Where: 125 Flinders Ln, Melbourne
Kisume’s modern Japanese architecture makes for the perfect background for your selfies. Don’t trust us, what about Chris Hemsworth? Hemsworth and his beautiful wife Elsa always make time to stop at Kisume when they are in Melbourne.
What to wear? Kisume’s style is modern elegance. You want to look your best while rubbing shoulders with hollywood royalty.
Where: 20 Duckboard Pl, Melbourne
If you only have one night in Melbourne we recommend Tonka. The food is amazing combined with modern Indian inspired design and mood lighting makes for the most perfect Melbourne night spot. This place will sure to fill your Insta feed for many months after your visit.
What to wear? Although in the heart of Melbourne’s famed restaurant strip, Flinders St, Tonka is a bit more relaxed. A cute dress paired with spring court would be perfect.
#6 Short Straw
Where: 743B Glenferrie Rd, Hawthorn
Dine like your favourite IG model, Steph Claire Smith and business partner/BBF Laura Henshaw. Hawthorns, Short Straw is a staple for these two and should be on your go to list. Their cafe style food is delicious.
What to wear? Take a leaf out of Steph’s book and show up in your fave Lululemon outfit. If activewear isn’t your style, jeans and a tee works.
#7 Chin Chin
Where: 175 Flinders Ln, Melbourne
P.E Nation founder, Pip Edwards, is a frequent diner here for good reason. Chin Chin’s vibe is electric and inviting, serving Thai food made for the Gods. It is impossible to take a bad selfie here. The line can be long but while you are waiting why not head to the GoGo bar for a sneaky cocktail and photoshoot before your meal?
What to wear? Chin Chin’s vibe is cool, quirky and eccentric. There are no rules, dress in your most daring outfit.
#8 Feast of Merit
Where: 117 Swan St, Richmond
Feast of Merit rooftop bar will become your next dining staple. The eclectic mix of grungy, urban exterior, twinkling lights and art deco interior is ideal for your next instagram photoshoot.
What to wear? Smart casual is on the menu at Feast of Merit.
Feast of Merit
Feature image credit: Vue De Monde