From Les Champs Élysées in Paris to Fitzroy’s Brunswick Street, Madame Sousou offers classic French cooking in a classic European setting. You will transport yourself to the city of love when you walk into this traditional and elegant homage to la cuisine française. If you’re itching for a good confit de canard after your most recent trip to France, look no further than Madame Sousou. Here they provide brilliant French food, with the formidable Australian attention to good service.
Madame Sousou, 231 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy VIC, Australia +61 3 9417 0400
A dynamic establishment by critically acclaimed Australian chef Andrew McConnell, Cutler & Co. serves a stunning variety of dishes exhibiting unusual and intriguing produce. Located in an old metal works factory, this award-winning restaurant achieves the balance between complex, sensational ingredients and simple contemporary cuisine. Cutler & Co. is an exciting culinary experience. It is a truly important establishment in Australia’s fine-dining sector.
Cutler & Co., 55–57 Gertrude St, Fitzroy VIC, Australia +61 3 9419 4888
Doubling as one of Fitzroy’s most popular bars, as well as one of the best restaurants in the suburb, Naked for Satan is a superb spot to eat or drink. Its intriguing decor matches the hipster feel for which Fitzroy is famous. On the bottom floor you will find their revered vodka bar with a line-up of vodka from all around the world as well as their own infused products, made in-house. This is to be accompanied by typical Basque finger food called pintxos (pronounced ‘pinchos’). Upstairs is Naked in the Sky, Naked for Satan’s restaurant, where you can catch one of the best views of the Melbourne city skyline.
Naked for Satan, 285 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy VIC, Australia +61 3 9416 2238
With decor that takes you back to traditional eastern Asia, with a contemporary twist, this cozy little spot offers simple and relaxed Japanese and Taiwanese culinary delights. Peko Peko is located on Smith Street, a street full of many different little spots to eat frequented by students from the nearby university. This is a refreshing location if you’re looking for something affordable, quick and delicious.
Peko Peko, 199 Smith Street, Fitzroy VIC, Australia +61 3 9415 9609
Alpha Ouzeri presents a modern twist on classic Greek cuisine that ensures a brilliant dining experience. Using only the freshest of ingredients and classic culinary techniques, this contemporary Greek tavern is a great place to experience Melbourne’s important Greek heritage and culture. As well as typical Greek meals, Alpha Ouzeri serves sharing platters to taste with friends.
Alpha Ouzeri,, 342 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy VIC, Australia +61 3 9078 0582