Melbourne CBD’s best express lunches
Wondering where to eat your next express lunch in Melbourne?
You can be your own boss and decide between these amazing places we are listing today. Whether it’s an express lunch with your loved one, business partner or the friends, we will help you choose the best places to grab one in Melbourne CBD.
5) Mr Mason
If you are looking for the next place to eat and drink in Melbourne, Mr. Mason has a lot to offer. This restaurant and bar is inspired by the French culture and offers a comfy outdoor terrace as well as a lounge and dining area. You can even book your tables online and enjoy the great meals and drinks.
4) Punch Lane
Punch Lane is a cosy restaurant and wine bar located near the State Library and Her Majesty’s Theatre in Melbourne CBD. Whether you have tried their takeaway foods and drinks, going to the Punch Lane is a different experience. The menu offers French specialties as well as the perfect treat to your Friday evening. Don’t forget that you can drop in and grab a two-course Punch $49 Express Lunch served with a glass of wine or beer as well as a tea or coffee to finish between 12:30 and 2:30 every weekday.
3) Campari House
If you are from the older generation, you certainly remember the Campari Bistro located on Hardware Lane in Melbourne CBD. Now, this restaurant has rebranded, although it still goes by the handle ‘Campari’ among the crowd. Brilliantly rejuvenated and with a great selection of express lunches, it’s definitely worth visiting – especially on Fridays, when it gathers the entire afterwork crowd.
2) Touche Hombre
Touche Hombre is one of the best restaurants in Melbourne, but also a great bar and function venue that offers delicious express lunches. From Tacos to Ceviche and other tasty Mexican foods, there is a lot to choose from. Everything at this place echoes as ironically cool, modern and vibrant. No wonder it gathers Melbourne’s best crowd. The $20 express lunch at Touche Hombre is available 12pm – 4pm Monday to Friday and includes 1 serve of Elotes, 1 serve of Tacos or make it 2 tacos and a Carlton Draught or House Wine.
Bomba is a restaurant and bar located in Heidelberg. It lives and breathes the Italian vibes, which is best experienced through the delicious dishes and express lunch experience while drinking a quick espresso – just like the Italians do on their famous ‘piazzas’.
Check in at Bomba for some great aperitifs and unique ‘stuzzichini’. If you don’t know what those are, we won’t spoil it for you!
The $15 Bomba workers lunch during the week from 12pm-3pm is Melbourne’s best in our eyes! It’s your choice of Tapas, Racione, with a side. Add a Beer, Sangria, Manzanilla or Vermouth for an extra $5