Whether you are a frequent business traveler or you are planning your next big family vacation, there really is nothing more exciting about visiting a new place than the cuisine. Experiencing a new culture of food for the first time or even the second time is truly savoring and amazing.
If Australia is you next destination your taste buds are going to be in for quite the treat with this amazing Australian cuisine. There is no doubt numerous tasty locations where you can get a good meal. However, you likely won’t have time to experience them all, so here are the ones that are certainly worth checking out first.
Attica In Melbourne, Australia
Australia is really a land that offers a lot of native ingredients that cannot be found anywhere else in the world. And, there probably isn’t any one chef that has taken advantage of these native ingredients like Ben Shewry. He heads up the Attica restaurant and really offers a sophisticated but somewhat playful menu.
With the fresh local produce and the unusual native ingredients, he really has created a refined menu that will keep you coming back for more and more. Just be sure that you book well in advance if you plan on visiting.
Quay In Sydney, Australia
Quay is a restaurant that has won more awards than any other restaurant in Australia. And, this is probably due to the head chef Peter Gilmore. His well-prepared and perfectly balanced dishes combined with the beautiful presentation really bring the food to life. This restaurant has made it onto the pages of the World’s 50 Best Restaurants list.
It doesn’t hurt that the restaurant is located on Sydney Harbour’s waterfront.
The beautiful views of the Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge add a unique twist and spin to the fine dining experience. They also have one of the best restaurant pos systems Australia has to offer.
400 Gradi In Melbourne, Australia
Most tourists are surprised to learn that the inner city of Melbourne really has a rich history of Italian immigration. This is especially true in a little neighborhood known as Carlton.
In fact, it was in this exact area where Australia’s love affair began with coffee. In todays time the area in known as Little Italy and who doesn’t love a real authentic Italian pizza? That is exactly what you will get when you opt to visit 400 Gradi. Johnny Di Francesco is the owner of the restaurant and he was once ranked the number one pizza maker in the world.
He is currently ranked at number eight. You have to try the signature chees and tomato pizza that won him the right to once be called the best pizza maker in the world. The recipe sounds simple, but it is just perfect enough to take pizza to a whole new level.
Star of Greece In South Australia
If you like a little wine with your meal, you have to check out Star of Greece. Located just 45 minutes from Adelaide, this restaurant has a wine list just as good as its menu.
Here you can learn how the winemakers of the region have adapted wines like Shiraz and cabernet to met Australian conditions, which really gives the wine distinct flavors that make the local region. Another impressive thing is the view.
The restaurant offers some of the most elegant cliff top dining that you will find.