Food & Drink

Taste the delectable bites and enjoy the bar at one of the premier Melbourne restaurants in Australia

Savour the sophistication of the world-class Melbourne restaurant and sleek contemporary bar at Rydges Melbourne. Head Chef Paul Griffiths uses the freshest produce and highest quality cuts of meat from local butchers to create a menu at Locanda Italian Steakhouse that appeals to the most discriminative palate. From a perfectly cooked Black Angus eye fillet steak, slow roasted pork, feta and parsley ravioli to a honey infused pannacotta, the Melbourne restaurant’s menu offers something for everyone at breakfast, lunch and dinner. All dishes served at our Melbourne restaurant feature seasonal ingredients to ensure optimum flavour in every bite.

Guests seeking a sleek, music-infused space to grab a draught beer or custom-concocted cocktail will appreciate Bellabar near our Melbourne restaurant. The lounge is open seven days a week and boasts a circular bar that glows red while soft lighting and cool music plays in the background. 

Enjoy the convenience of having an onsite Melbourne restaurant all within reach of your Melbourne deluxe accommodation.

Opening Hours

Only available on Wednesday, 25th December 2012

12pm until 3pm

Bookings essential

Christmas Day Lunch in Locanda 2014

Wanting to avoid the cleaning up this Christmas?

Locanda Restaurant at Rydges Hotel Melbourne invites you to sit back and relax as we do all the running around for you. Our stunning Melbourne Christmas Day Lunch Buffet is packed with all of your Christmas favourites and too many gourmet options to choose from.  With mouth watering seafood and traditional meats and roast veggies, our Christmas feast will have it all. Not to mention a dessert spread to die for!

Whether your'e a couple, a family (large or small!), or a group of friends, take the hassle out of the hectic festive season for only $120per adult and $50 per child.

Book with us now - visit the Locanda Restaurant website to view the menu and to find out more!

Christmas Day Lunch in Locanda 2014

Wanting to avoid the cleaning up this Christmas?

Locanda Restaurant at Rydges Hotel Melbourne invites you to sit back and relax as we do all the running around for you. Our stunning Melbourne Christmas Day Lunch Buffet is packed with all of your Christmas favourites and too many gourmet options to choose from.  With mouth watering seafood and traditional meats and roast veggies, our Christmas feast will have it all. Not to mention a dessert spread to die for!

Whether your'e a couple, a family (large or small!), or a group of friends, take the hassle out of the hectic festive season for only $120per adult and $50 per child.

Book with us now - visit the Locanda Restaurant website to view the menu and to find out more!

Opening Hours

6.30am - 10.30am

Rise Buffet Breakfast in Locanda Restaurant

It’s easy to rise out of bed in the morning when you have Rise Buffet Breakfast waiting for you downstairs in Locanda Restaurant.

Rise Buffet Breakfast- now in Locanda, is a new approach to breakfast with a variety fast, healthy and great tasting options that are market fresh every day. It is an innovative alternative to the traditional hotel breakfast buffet.

You’ll be spoilt for choice with a variety of Egg dishes, bacon, sausages, roasted mushrooms, wilted spinach, and griddled tomatoes, baked beans, pancakes and breakfast potatoes plus a variety of sauces and condiments to enhance your breakfast.

Next time you stay with us, add Buffet breakfast to your booking or choose from some great accommodation offers including “City High Dinner and Breakfast Package” for a week-end away. 

Rise Buffet Breakfast in Locanda Restaurant

It’s easy to rise out of bed in the morning when you have Rise Buffet Breakfast waiting for you downstairs in Locanda Restaurant.

Rise Buffet Breakfast- now in Locanda, is a new approach to breakfast with a variety fast, healthy and great tasting options that are market fresh every day. It is an innovative alternative to the traditional hotel breakfast buffet.

You’ll be spoilt for choice with a variety of Egg dishes, bacon, sausages, roasted mushrooms, wilted spinach, and griddled tomatoes, baked beans, pancakes and breakfast potatoes plus a variety of sauces and condiments to enhance your breakfast.

Next time you stay with us, add Buffet breakfast to your booking or choose from some great accommodation offers including “City High Dinner and Breakfast Package” for a week-end away. 

Opening Hours

7 days a week from 6.30am until late serving breakfast, lunch & dinner.

Locanda Restaurant

A warm and comfortable space offering a range of local beef and Italian dishes catering for everyones' tastes.  A broad range of wines from all regions, with twenty plus wines by the glass and carafe.  

Offering the highest quality steaks, expertly prepared, and vino for superlative-worthy wines is our interpretation and celebration of the classic steakhouse coupled with signature Italian style.

Using only the best quality beef, superior ingredients, and a global wine selection enables Locanda Italian Steakhouse to easily execute our food and drink philosophy-let the ingredients shine and speak for themselves.

Locanda's smartly designed menu offers a balance that's both familiar and sophisticated.

Most importantly, Locanda is totally, wonderfully Italianissimo.

For reservations and enquiries contact us +61 3 9635 1246 or email info@locanda.com.au

For more information visit the Locanda Restaurant website.

 

 

Locanda Restaurant

A warm and comfortable space offering a range of local beef and Italian dishes catering for everyones' tastes.  A broad range of wines from all regions, with twenty plus wines by the glass and carafe.  

Offering the highest quality steaks, expertly prepared, and vino for superlative-worthy wines is our interpretation and celebration of the classic steakhouse coupled with signature Italian style.

Using only the best quality beef, superior ingredients, and a global wine selection enables Locanda Italian Steakhouse to easily execute our food and drink philosophy-let the ingredients shine and speak for themselves.

Locanda's smartly designed menu offers a balance that's both familiar and sophisticated.

Most importantly, Locanda is totally, wonderfully Italianissimo.

For reservations and enquiries contact us +61 3 9635 1246 or email info@locanda.com.au

For more information visit the Locanda Restaurant website.

 

 

Opening Hours

Open 7 days a week from 6.30am until late serving breakfast, lunch & dinner.

Locanda Bar

Dominated by the central red glowing circular bar, with soft lighting, cool music, 4 large plasma screens and an amazing cocktail menu with plenty of choice for everyone to enjoy.  Six draught beers on tap including the new Crown Lager.

Whether in a group, a drink before or after the show, Locanda Bar is ideal for any occasion...

Enjoy the upbeat atmosphere in the bar or take in the afternoon on the terrace during Happy Hour on Fridays; a great way to wind down the week or get the weekend started with great specials and promotions running from 5-7pm.

To keep up to date with all monthly and weekly promotions become one of our Friends with Benefits or see our events page.

 

Locanda Bar

Dominated by the central red glowing circular bar, with soft lighting, cool music, 4 large plasma screens and an amazing cocktail menu with plenty of choice for everyone to enjoy.  Six draught beers on tap including the new Crown Lager.

Whether in a group, a drink before or after the show, Locanda Bar is ideal for any occasion...

Enjoy the upbeat atmosphere in the bar or take in the afternoon on the terrace during Happy Hour on Fridays; a great way to wind down the week or get the weekend started with great specials and promotions running from 5-7pm.

To keep up to date with all monthly and weekly promotions become one of our Friends with Benefits or see our events page.

 

Opening Hours

Breakfast 6am to 11am, all day lunch and dinner 11am to 11pm, late night snacks 11pm to 6am.

In Room Dining

From Restaurant to Room, you will enjoy a good selection of meals including a range of burgers, steak sandwiches, pastas, pizzas and beverages to eat in the comfort of your room if not wanting to get out and about. 

Be blown away with the good variety of tasty treats on offer in your room, whatever time you get the munchies, we will have something to satisfy your hunger....not on the menu? 

The head Chef Paul Griffiths from Locanda Steakhouse, serves up a delicious menu served from the restaurant to your Room.  Just Dial 2 from your room.

 

In Room Dining

From Restaurant to Room, you will enjoy a good selection of meals including a range of burgers, steak sandwiches, pastas, pizzas and beverages to eat in the comfort of your room if not wanting to get out and about. 

Be blown away with the good variety of tasty treats on offer in your room, whatever time you get the munchies, we will have something to satisfy your hunger....not on the menu? 

The head Chef Paul Griffiths from Locanda Steakhouse, serves up a delicious menu served from the restaurant to your Room.  Just Dial 2 from your room.

 

Opening Hours

Open 7 days a week from 6.30am until late serving breakfast, lunch & dinner.

Pre Theatre Dinner and Drinks

Located in the 'Broadway' strip of Melbourne's Theatre precinct, Locanda Restaurant is the perfect start to your theatre evening experience. Special set menus are available to ensure you make it to the show on time!

Looking for a good curtain raiser? Check out our What's On calendar for all the details on upcoming Theatre Shows and Events coming to Melbourne.

Why not make a night of it, treat yourself and your some one special with our Theatre Package - 'The Curtain Raiser' including Pre Theatre Dinner, Buffet Breakfast and Accommodation.

For reservations and enquiries contact us +61 3 9635 1246 or email info@locanda.com.au

 

Pre Theatre Dinner and Drinks

Located in the 'Broadway' strip of Melbourne's Theatre precinct, Locanda Restaurant is the perfect start to your theatre evening experience. Special set menus are available to ensure you make it to the show on time!

Looking for a good curtain raiser? Check out our What's On calendar for all the details on upcoming Theatre Shows and Events coming to Melbourne.

Why not make a night of it, treat yourself and your some one special with our Theatre Package - 'The Curtain Raiser' including Pre Theatre Dinner, Buffet Breakfast and Accommodation.

For reservations and enquiries contact us +61 3 9635 1246 or email info@locanda.com.au

 

Opening Hours

Open 7 days a week for functions of all sorts!

Locanda Deli & Private Dining Room

Locanda Private Dining Room

If you are planning for a large group dinner or cocktail party, the Locanda Private Room is ideal. This room is partially sectioned off from the main restaurant by our outstanding floor to ceiling glass wine cellars. The space holds up to 36 people for sit down dinners and up to 60 for a stand up cocktail event. There are a range of menu options available and our friendly team at Locanda are more than happy to assist in creating a customised menu for your special event. Need more space? Why not combine both our private dining room and Deli for an alternative style function. Combined, the space comfortably seats 50 guests or up to 80 guests for a cocktail style function.

Locanda Deli

Locanda has an amazing little secret...

The Deli and Wine Cellar tucked away in Little Bourke Street is instantly recognisable by its large Italian marble share table and overhanging glass chandelier. The space comfortably seats 12 guests but is also suitable for a group of up to 20 guests, cocktail style. Sample or enjoy a glass of wine from The Deli’s enomatic wine system which displays a wealth of variety premium wines by the glass kept fresh by this unique system. The Deli is located at the back of Locanda Restaurant and has direct access from Little Bourke Street.

Contact us today to begin planning your upcoming function.

Visit www.locanda.com.au to find out more!

Locanda Deli & Private Dining Room

Locanda Private Dining Room

If you are planning for a large group dinner or cocktail party, the Locanda Private Room is ideal. This room is partially sectioned off from the main restaurant by our outstanding floor to ceiling glass wine cellars. The space holds up to 36 people for sit down dinners and up to 60 for a stand up cocktail event. There are a range of menu options available and our friendly team at Locanda are more than happy to assist in creating a customised menu for your special event. Need more space? Why not combine both our private dining room and Deli for an alternative style function. Combined, the space comfortably seats 50 guests or up to 80 guests for a cocktail style function.

Locanda Deli

Locanda has an amazing little secret...

The Deli and Wine Cellar tucked away in Little Bourke Street is instantly recognisable by its large Italian marble share table and overhanging glass chandelier. The space comfortably seats 12 guests but is also suitable for a group of up to 20 guests, cocktail style. Sample or enjoy a glass of wine from The Deli’s enomatic wine system which displays a wealth of variety premium wines by the glass kept fresh by this unique system. The Deli is located at the back of Locanda Restaurant and has direct access from Little Bourke Street.

Contact us today to begin planning your upcoming function.

Visit www.locanda.com.au to find out more!

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