Dining - Contemporary
Browse 8 Contemporary dining options below...
Lake View Café and Bar
The Lake View’s Café overlooks Ballarat’s famous Lake Wendouree. Alfresco dining is a popular option in the warmer months where the magnificent views can be enjoyed as you dine or enjoy a relaxing drink. Wood fires create a warm and cosy atmosphere in the Café and Champagne Lounge during the cooler months. The A-La-Carte menu has a wide variety of delicious dishes sure to satisfy the most discerning tastes, including vegetarian and gluten free.
22 Wendouree Parade,
Phone: (03) 5331 4592
The Provincial Ballarat is a Heritage Victoria listed building of architectural significance. Located on Ballarat’s historic Lydiard Street The hotel was originally built in 1909 and has been fully restored and extensively renovated (2015) and now offers a range of beautifully appointed accommodation, a modern café/restaurant, lounge bar, function rooms and conference room.
The Provincial Ballarat offers exceptional food, catering and service in the heart of Ballarat.
121 Lydiard Street North, Ballarat
Ph: 5331 3399
Seymours on Lydiard
Seymours on Lydiard is a spacious and contemporary family style cafe restaurant with great coffee, an extensive beer and wine list and a lively, ambient atmosphere. As one of Ballarat's few 1850s hotels still licensed and operating in Ballarat it is a recognised landmark in the Ballarat streetscape. Dining can be alfresco, in our courtyard or restaurant for breakfast , lunch and dinner.
302 Lydiard St Nth,
Phone: (03) 5332 9966
Hogs Breath Café
Hogs Breath Café can be credited with developing and specialising Prime Rib Steaks in Australia, with the boast that there is not a more tender, more mouth watering steak to be found anywhere. We also serve salads, burgers, wraps, chicken, fish, ribs, vegetarian meals and deserts and have a friendly, party atmosphere with merchandise available to buy as a souvenir. Our "Kids Eat Free" promotion on Mon & Tues is very popular with families and our $9.90 lunches and take away menu are available 7 days a week.
8 Victoria Street, Ballarat, 3350
Phone: (03) 5333 3655
Craig's Royal Hotel
Providing a diverse dining destination, Craig’s offers an exciting selection of restaurants, bars & lounges in the heart of Ballarat. Whether it be a casual lunch, a sumptuous dinner or simple drinks with friends, Craig’s has a venue to suit
10 Lydiard Street South,
Phone: (03) 5331 1377
The Ballarat Steakhouse is located in a charmingly restored 1871 heritage building, offering a unique experience in food, wine and service. Specialising in steak, we also offer ribs, lamb, chicken, salmon, grilled vegetables and salads.
10 Grenville St Sth,
Phone: (03) 5332 6777
Golden City Hotel
Built in 1858 and located in the heart of town, the iconic Golden City Hotel (Gee Cees) has become one of Ballarat's most popular meeting places. With modern cafe as well as first class function facilities the hotel caters for all, including casual lunch and dinners, corporate events, conferences, weddings and birthdays. Our menu offers a variety of meals to cater for all tastes including our gluten free menu, kids menu and extensive local and interstate wine list.
427 Sturt Street, Ballarat, 3350
Phone: (03) 5331 6211
Zaragosa Mexican and Spanish Tapas Bar & Restaurant
Located in a historic Victorian building Zaragosa offers traditional Mexican and Spanish cuisine with mid week specials, kids and takeaway menus. Cosy atmospheric bars and function room with open fires, and heated and covered courtyard. See menu at the website.
71 Victoria St, Ballarat, 3350
Phone: (03) 5333 1435