You won't go hungry in Richmond, whether packing in the pies at the footy, brunching in cosy cafes, dining in hatted restaurants, or gobbling Vietnamese treats or pizza slices after a gig.
Tip your hat to the local Good Food Guide champions Minamishima and Noir, adding fine culinary pedigree to the Richmond dining scene.
Flirt with the south side of the river at Baby Pizza on Church Street. Head to Swan Street for Middle Eastern–inspired cafe fare at Feast of Merit and an evening of modern Vietnamese at New Quarter. For traditional Vietnamese that's both fast and exceptional, embrace the hustle and bustle of Victoria Street.
Cracking good coffee and brunches aren't far away at Pillar of Salt and Reunion and Co.
You'll need all the sustenance you can get for the marathon shopping sprees at Bridge Road's major label factory outlets and seconds stores – get good deals at Gorman, Bonds and Kathmandu.