EAT + DRINK HERE | THE NATIONAL HOTEL
John and the team at The National Hotel offer the best in service and hotel dining that you can experience in Bendigo. Relax with a beer, wine, champagne or one of their cocktails in the bar. Treat yourself to a great meal from their bar menu with an excellent selection of burgers, pizzas, snacks, meals or share plates. Their menu uses a variety of foods from around the Bendigo region, with a great children’s menu to choose from.

The bistro has an extensive menu that provides something for everyone from vegetarian to gluten free options as well as your classic pub dishes and gourmet choices. It is a wonderful place to meet up with family, friends or colleagues in a relaxed atmosphere for a lunch or dinner. The bistro is well appointed, modern and spacious with wheel chair access.

Recommendations:
- Rump + schooner
- Eye fillet stirfry
- Grilled chicken burger


WEEKEND OPENING HOURS:
FRIDAY - SUNDAY: 12:00 PM - 9:00 PM

FOR BOOKINGS:

The National Hotel
182 - 186 High Street, Bendigo

P: (03) 5443 0591

W: www.nationalhotelmotel.com.au

Photos by The National Hotel

EAT + DRINK HERE | THE WOODHOUSE STEAKHOUSE

From the moment you enter, your senses will ignite thanks to this Bendigo steakhouse (and Redgum grill) and their dedication to using their unique “cooking with wood” techniques. The Woodhouse has quickly become a local favourite. The menu is vast and they are famous for their signature Wagyu beef, regionally sourced Charcuterie selection, wood-fired gourmet pizza and robust range of desserts. Every dish has been designed with a focus on both fresh local produce and top quality ingredients.

 

The Woodhouse invites you to sit back and relax and enjoy their welcoming professional service. Join friends for a pre-dinner beverage, with many craft beers and a great range of wines. Their well-priced local drops are selected to match the delicious menu perfectly. Oh, don't miss dessert and definitely don't share it!


Recommendations:
- The Woodhouse dessert sharing plate (but don't share it!)
- Wagyu beef salad
- The Woodhouse wagyu tasting plate

WEEKEND OPENING HOURS:
FRIDAY: Lunch | 12:00 PM - 2:30 PM & Dinner | 5:30 PM - LATE
SATURDAY: Dinner only | 5:30 PM - LATE
SUNDAY: Closed


FOR BOOKINGS:

The Woodhouse Steakhouse
101 Williamson Street, Bendigo

P: (03) 5443 8671

W: www.thewoodhouse.com.au

Photos by The Woodhouse Steakhouse

Photos by Galaxy Guides

EAT + DRINK HERE | THE DISPENSARY ENOTECA
Hidden down Bendigo's beautiful Chancery Lane is The Dispensary Enoteca. Boasting the best beer and wine list in Central Victoria, it is the place to go if you want a long-lasting fabulous memory of your trip. The Dispensary Enoteca were awarded as finalists in the 2012 Gourmet Traveller Australian Wine List Of The Year. Their timely and attentive service is delivered with an obvious wealth of knowledge. It is lovely to experience FOH staff that really know their food and beverage.

The menu changes sensibly, with a focus on global cuisine made with locally sourced and seasonal produce. The flavour selections of each dish is fresh and innovative. The dining space is intimate, as is the alfresco area out in the laneway. The Dispensary Enoteca is so popular that one sacrifices quiet dining for a buzzing atmosphere.

Recommendations:
- Char-grilled pork cutlet
- Potato gnocchi
- Chocolate tart


WEEKEND OPENING HOURS:
FRIDAY & SATURDAY: 11:30 AM - LATE
SUNDAY: Closed

FOR BOOKINGS:

The Dispensary Enoteca
9 Chancery Lane, Bendigo

P: (03) 5444 5885

W: www.thedispensaryenoteca.com