If you live in Melbourne, Australia’s gourmet capital, you really can’t escape all the mouth-watering goodness that’s available in the thousands of restaurants surrounding you.

Just take a stroll through Fed Square, for example. In there, you can find some of the best restaurants in town!

And as we are only a few minutes away from Fed Square, we thought we’d take this opportunity to share some of our favourite restaurants, each no more than a hop, step, and a jump from Le Garage’s convenient Flinders Street location!


Taxi Kitchen

If you’re looking for a place that serves amazing food and gives you a great view of the city, book a table at Taxi Kitchen.

With its 180 degree view of the CBD, Yarra River and the Arts Precinct, Taxi Kitchen is the perfect place to enjoy food that comes from locally sourced sustainable produce.

With Executive Chef Tony Twitchett at the helm, indulge and enjoy the fusion of contemporary Aussie cuisine and some flavours from Asia.  Get a taste of that and more by checking out their à la carte menu.

Taxi Kitchen accommodates groups of all sizes, from intimate dining with one special person to group dinners, celebrations, or functions.

For larger groups (30+) The Taxi Platform and The Embassy Room are the ideal dining areas.  

And if you’re planning to throw a lavish large scale event, the Main Dining Room is the perfect setting.

Taxi Kitchen is open daily from 12pm.


Beer DeLuxe

Are you looking for the best place to chill with work friends on a Friday night? Or a casual spot to hang out with your mates on weekends?

Whatever it is, if you’re into getting a taste of the best beers from around the world and from some of Australia’s craft breweries, head on over to Beer DeLuxe at Fed Square!  

However, do note that Beer Deluxe is more than just, well, beer! When you’re over there, you will find several spots to drink and to eat in.

The Salon

This sweet spot is the best area to enjoy your drink and as well as the tasty food options available from the their BeerFood menu.

Beer Garden

Grab freshly made food from the BeerFood menu and bask in the Melbourne sunshine in this outdoor spot.

The Cafe

If you’re not up for a pint or two, drop by The Cafe for a cup of coffee while enjoying a fine selection of homemade sweet treats, classic toasted sandwiches, paninis, gelato and so much more!

The Grill

Choose from a wide selection of both international and local beers and wines and pair them with steaks and tapas style food offerings.   

Burger Bar

With its proximity to the city’s Sports and Entertainment Precinct, this is a good spot to hang out before catching all the action at the MCG or Rod Laver Area. Grab a burger and a beer before kick off!

Visit Beer DeLuxe’s website.



Nestled right in the heart of the city, get a taste of modern Australian cuisine with a dash of European influence at Arintji.

Using only the best local and seasonal ingredients, Arintji has a amazing of selection of steaks and seafood dishes.  

Enjoy Arintji’s extensive menu either indoors or outdoors, all while enjoying the magnificent views of the Yarra River.  

Also, the restaurant can host large events such as corporate events and all kinds of parties – from launch parties to engagements, and any other celebration in between.


Chocolate Buddha

Enjoy Japanese communal style dining at Chocolate Buddha.

Specialising in traditional dishes but with a modern twist, Chocolate Buddha is one of the best Japanese restaurants in Melbourne.  

The restaurant is famous for its Donburi or rice dishes and its Ramen which you can pair with your choice of Japanese beer, wine, or sake.

Work in the city? Why not pop in during your break to enjoy one of their tasty and filling lunch trays? It’s open from midday every day.


Riverland Bar

Sip your drink and enjoy the relaxed vibe that the Riverland Bar offers.

Open all year round, this place is what you can consider as an urban beer garden with a great food menu.

Located on the banks of the Yarra River, it offers an amazing view of the Arts Centre and Southbank precinct.


Fed Square parking


Looking for great dining and drinking options in Federation Square?

First top: Fed Square parking with Le Garage

Before you tuck into your meal, you’ll need to find a place to park!

City parking is no longer the nightmare it used it be, thanks to Le Garage.

Located just a few minutes away from Fed Square and the numerous restaurants within, Le Garage is a 24-hour parking facility located in the east end of Melbourne’s CBD.

We offer safe convenient, and affordable Fed Square parking 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  

Heading into the city? Check out our current parking rates here, and book your parking online in advance to save even more! Book now!