6. Trippy Taco
Take a pilgrimage to Mexico, veggo style, with a trip to Trippy Taco. What the space lacks in size it makes up for with personality, with an overflowing menu of tacos, quesadillas, burritos and tamales to boot.
Cross the border into Spain and discover the region known for its bullfighting and flamenco dancing with a food and drink experience at Anada. This tiny pocket of Andalusia in the heart of Fitzroy serves sensational tapas and moreish raciones. Mas, por favor.
Korean BBQ? Yes please. Gorge yourself on fried chicken, octopus balls and spare ribs, or opt for something lighter like the always popular Korean dumplings or Korean pan fried pancakes. BellyQ is proof you don't have to travel across the globe to savour the flavours of Korea - you can get your belly full right here in Collingwood.
Did someone say authentic Vietnamese food in a contemporary setting? Discover the taste of south Vietnam with a menu personally curated by chefs hailing from Ho Chi Minh city, via cult favourite establishments like Melbourne's own Chin Chin. Breathe in the fresh, aromatic flavours of Vietnam with honest food crafted from the freshest produce.
10. Bar Rosella
Bar Rosella brings classic Euro-style hospitality to Gertrude Street. The space gives a cosy first impression with its by-the-glass wine menu scrawled on butcher's paper, but head upstairs to the 100 capacity dining hall or outside to the courtyard with open-air grills and you'll find a space perfect for balmy evening dining or glamorous group catch ups.