Dandenong: A Cultural Experience
IN THE CITY OF GREATER
DANDENONG you can enjoy food from over 155 different nationalities. Home to the largest diverse multicultural community in Victoria and second in Australia, you will enjoy traditional food, prepared by chefs and cooks alike.
You can experience authentic Middle Eastern and Lebanese food that will delight your taste buds. You can’t go past the traditional Afghani cuisine of rice and shish kebabs, the ‘Maantu’ (dumplings) and freshly baked breads. The Polish offerings of home cooked meals, to the freshly smoked smallgoods and traditionally baked goods. The English pork pies and let’s not forget the infamous haggis. The Indian cuisine is vast with vegetarian food and delicious meat curries, to the colourful sweets that leave you wanting more.
The speciality burgers and tender steaks, sit alongside selections of risotto, pasta dishes, seafood and salads. As an alternative you can indulge in the choices of Cambodian and Vietnamese to Chinese, Korean and Thai foods. The tastes are fresh, exotic and very authentic.
There are tapas and tiffins and finger food galore that will give diners a world class experience. You will find food and meals for people with food intolerances, halal approved, yeast free, nut free and gluten free. You can also get cakes that are egg free—the options are great, the menus endless.
The memories will linger and the experience will have you coming back for more. Check out the City of Greater Dandenong’s Great Bites at greaterdandenong.com/visit and come on over.
With its picturesque views overlooking Trilogy Gardens, Park Hyatt Melbourne’s The Lounge is the perfect place to enjoy high tea or a light lunch while taking in the vibrant activity of the hotel. The finest estate leaf teas are served, together with a full selection of espresso coffees, juices and an extensive wine list. Enjoy traditional high tea treats including handmade petit desserts, assorted finger sandwiches and house-baked scones with jam and cream.
Daily 2.30pm–5pm. 1 Parliament Square, off Parliament Place, Melbourne. 9224 1211. melbourne.park.hyatt.com