Melbourne’s New Outdoor Food Market is a Celebration of Cultural Cuisine

A crowd of Melburnians getting food at Grazeland
Photo: Grazeland Melbourne

Events are well and truly back in Melbourne after a 12-month period of uncertainty. The Melbourne Comedy Festival is back and firing, crowds are almost back to full capacity at the MCG and Marvel Stadium, and family gatherings are back in a big way.

The only thing Melbourne was missing, was food events. And they’re back. Big time. The Melbourne Food & Wine Festival has been keeping Melburnians happy throughout March, and now, the much-anticipated Grazeland has opened for business.

You’ll also find a range of artisan stalls selling jewellery, gifts, and gifts.

Grazeland is also home to two stages which will see local musicians, and artists take to the stage to entertain the hungry locals.

“We have so many excellent vendors with a wide variety of cuisines to choose from and our COVID-safe outdoor venue offers plenty of cover, making it a fitting place for friends and families to gather safely while enjoying great food and entertainment as we head into cooler months.” said Grazeland director, John Forman.

What is Grazeland?

Grazeland is a massive food precinct in the Melbourne suburb of Spotswood. Next door to the legendary Scienceworks, right near the West Gate Bridge.

Grazeland is home to 50 vendors that sell a range of different dishes with flavours from all around the globe. Entry to Grazeland is just $2.50 and is open every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday night from 5pm.

What food can I get at Grazeland?

Grazeland is home to 50 vendors, as well as permanent bars which will definitely make you want to stay there as long as possible.

Some of the vendors include:

  • Afghan Kebab
  • Bao Down & Katsu King
  • 48h Pizza Bar
  • Chimnutz
  • Calcutta Club
  • El Taco
  • Doughville
  • Flying Noodles
  • Kiltred Haggis
  • Lucky Little Dumplings
  • Okinami Japanese Eatery
  • Pierogi Pierogi

And many more. Check out the full list of those offering up delicious food here.

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