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Locanda Restaurant

Cnr Little Bourke & Exhibition Street
(03) 9635 1246

Opening Hours

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

Locanda Restaurant; located in the theatre precinct in the heart of Melbourne is famous not only for it’s fantastic location and decor, but a menu created using the best of Victorian and Australian produce.

Our Melbourne CBD Restaurant is led by Excecutive Chef Paul Griffiths who brings a wealth of knowledge and experience gained from over 15 years in the industry. From the Palazzo Versace Hotel on the Gold Coast, Australia to The Ritz-Carlton in Atlanta, USA, Paul continues to impress with his culinary skills and creative flair.

Locanda Restaurant features a spacious dining room surrounded by floor to ceiling glass wine cellars, two Melbourne private dining areas and the relaxed Locanda Bar.


“One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well.” - Virginia Woolf -


To make a reservation at our Melbourne City Restaurant contact us +61 3 9635 1246 or email [email protected]

For more information visit the Locanda Restaurant website.



Specials & Offerings


6.30am - 10.30am

Rise Buffet Breakfast

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.


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. Our Melbourne CBD Restaurant is located opposite Her Majesty's Theatre, a short stroll to the Princess Theatre and only a few blocks away from The Regent Theatre. Special set menus are available to ensure you make it to the show on time! Our Melbourne Pre Theatre Dining Menu offers both two and three course options priced at $39 and $49 respectively.

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 [email protected]


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.