Also known locally as “Vic Market” or the “Queen Vic,” the Queen Victoria Market is a Melbourne landmark. Established in the 1860’s, it is still to this day the largest open-air food market in the southern hemisphere. Sample as much as you like, but here are some notable local favourites to look out for:
Bratwurst Shop & Co
Cafe dishing up international flavours with extensive range of bratwurst in a popular food market.
Market Lane Coffee
Coffee brewed from beans roasted on-site, in a trendy, minimalist store with white brick walls.
The American Doughnut Kitchen
Famous for Melbourne’s most iconic Hot Jam Doughnuts made fresh daily.
Light-filled hub in a market featuring traditional dishes, Spanish wines & streetside seating.
Offering a variety of Boreks including cheese and spinach, lamb or potato and veggies.
* Note that the market is not open on Mondays and Wednesdays.