Welcome, skip to the content.

Capture the independent spirit of Prahran and Windsor. Journey down Chapel Street into a treasure-trove of vintage finds, eclectic eateries and boutiques.

Market fresh

Prahran Market is Australia's oldest food market and it's a fabulous place to satisfy your food obsession. Fresh fruit and vegetables, fine cheeses and smallgoods, organic and free range meats, fresh seafood, spices and pantry staples, pastries and fresh flowers, are all here and waiting for you. Come to graze, fill your basket and swap recipes with local characters. 

Vintage vibes

Make a beeline for Greville Street, the spiritual hub of Prahran. While less kitsch than it once was the street retains a unique vibrancy thanks to a scattering of vintage stores, an independent record shop, edgy cafes, gallery spaces and outposts of local designers.

Fossick through stalls packed with retro homewares, vintage clothes and collectables at Chapel Street Bazaar.

Namely restaurants

Explore the area's dining scene and you're bound to find a place with your name on it. Siblings Tokyo Tina, Saigon Sally and Hanoi Hannah are the name of the game for contemporary Asian, along with David's, Charlie Dumpling and Hawker Hall.

L'Hotel Gitan adds a little ooh la la to the scene, while Ladro, Fonda and Huxtaburger are familiar favourites. Keep Woodland House on file for special occasions.

Brunchers and lunchers, Spoonful, Middletown and Oscar Cooper are three good reasons to haul yourself out of bed on the weekend.

Raising the bar

Wish for year-round summer evenings from your vantage point in the beer garden cabanas from the Windsor Castle, or go for speakeasy style and single malts at Woods of Windsor. Sop up the vodka with scrumptious sausages and dumplings at Borsch, Vodka & Tears.

Keep the night going with a show or a dance at Revolver Upstairs, OneSixOne or Boutique.

How to get there

By tram: Number 8 (to Toorak Road), Number 72 (to Commercial/Malvern Road) or Number 6 (to High Street) from Swanston Street; or Number 78/79 to travel the length of Chapel Street (from North Richmond to Prahran/St Kilda).

By train: From Flinders Street Station, Sandringham, Frankston or Pakenham/Cranbourne lines to South Yarra Station or Sandringham line to Prahran Station (about 20 minutes).

We couldn't find any results that matched your search criteria.

Try changing your filters or search terms to try again.

Things to do

Prahran & Windsor

6 of 13 results

The Cullen

Located in Prahran, Melbourne's bohemian and eclectic precinct, The Cullen is the only space to get...

White Suede

Add some edge to your wardrobe with dresses, tees, jeans and swimwear by designer Jacqui Demkiw.

The Creators Market

Just in time to get your holiday shopping started (or finished) as the popular quarterly Creators...

Revolver Upstairs

Catch young bands, songwriters and touring DJs at one of Melbourne’s oldest indie institutions.

Greville Records

Check out the massive collection of new and old vinyl, special editions, box sets and merch.

Licorice Pie Records

Fossick through and find everything from Ethiopian jazz to new wave and old-school rockabilly.

{{::item.Label}}

{{::item.Title}}

{{::item.SubTitle}}

{{::item.PriceRange}}

  • {{::inclusions}}

We couldn't find any results that matched your search criteria.

Try changing your filters or search terms to try again.

Eat & drink

Prahran & Windsor

9 of 27 results

St Edmonds All Day Eatery

Eat all day as the name commands in St Edmonds' converted garage, where the coffee is invigorating.

Hanoi Hannah

Stay on the southside for traditional Vietnamese fare with creative flair in slick surrounds.

Huxtaburger Prahran

Visit Huxtaburger's Prahran diner to see why Melbourne's crazy about their signature wagyu burgers.

Hawker Hall

Eat loudly and rowdily at Hawker Hall, where the food is spicy and the matching beers are chilled.

The Woods of Windsor

Step inside and be transported to a speakeasy with single malts, gramophones and taxidermy aplenty.

Colonel Tan's

Get to know Colonel Tan and experience his US diner charm, Thai-pop flavours and skinny jean rock.

David's

Take comfort in home-style, wholesome fare inspired by cuisine from Zhouzhuang in rural Shanghai.

Borsch Vodka and Tears

Hundreds of varieties of vodka and delicious Eastern European peasant food to soak it all up.

Middletown

Sip Code Black coffee from the Synesso and choose your brunch from the fancy leather-bound menus.

{{::item.Label}}

{{::item.Title}}

{{::item.SubTitle}}

{{::item.PriceRange}}

  • {{::inclusions}}

You may also like...

Food & wine

Melbourne restaurants

Melbourne is a melting pot of cultures, a fact reflected in its restaurants, cafes, bistros and bars. Feast on a dizzying spread of the world's great cuisines.

Food & wine

Cafes

Follow the aromas of freshly extracted single origin coffee beans down cobblestoned laneways and into laid-back coffee strips for that caffeine buzz.

Food & wine

Bars

Take an unexpected turn, duck into one of Melbourne's famed laneways, scamper up some stairs and take a tipple in a bar with a distinct personality.

Shopping

Markets

There's no better way to get into the thick of a city's life than to traipse through its markets, and Melbourne's certainly thrive.