The coastal capital of Victoria is one of Australia’s most exciting foodie destinations, so you can rest assured that if you’re travelling to Melbourne on a gluten free diet you won’t be disappointed! Here are ten of our favourite restaurants catering for gluten free diets in Melbourne, Australia.
This Melbourne institution serves up some of the best fish and chip dinners in town, and that includes gluten free fish and chips! Almost all items on the menu can be made gluten free, all you need to do is ask the friendly team and make sure they’re aware of your dietary requirements.
There are plenty of gluten free options available at this reasonably priced cafe in the Laneways. We particularly liked their gluten free breakfast menu, which includes some very tasty gluten free bread.
Tutto Bene translates as “everything’s good” in Italian – and at this Melbourne gluten free restaurant it certainly is! The restaurant serves up some fabulous Italian cuisine, with many items suitable for gluten free travellers.
This Indian restaurant prides itself on its gluten free options; whatever can be made gluten free, is made gluten free. And that includes naan bread. There’s a huge selection of gluten free dishes on the menu here – take your pick.
For a premier dining experience with a twist, head to Gazi. This Melbourne gluten free Greek restaurant is ideal for those travelling with specific dietary requirements – everything is cooked fresh and the menu includes plenty of gluten free dishes.
Billed as a coeliac haven, Mamasita has so few items on the menu that aren’t gluten free, that the restaurant’s owners have chosen to highlight those instead. Words sure to fill a gluten free traveller with joy!
If you’re in Melbourne and find yourself with a hankering for Spanish food we highly recommend this place. Portello Rosso serves up fresh, delicious and flavoursome Spanish cuisine with plentiful gluten free options available.
Japanese food is always a good option for gluten free travellers, as many Japanese dishes are naturally gluten free. And at Chocolate Buddha it’s even better, because the team are very knowledgeable about gluten free diets and can guide you through a whole range of delicious Japanese dishes suitable for coeliacs.
Gluten free travellers often miss out when it comes to baked goods, but that’s not the case at the Swiss Bakehouse. This bakery serves a wide range of gluten free goodies, including both sweet and savoury options.
We’re yet to meet a person who doesn’t love cupcakes, even if you are on a gluten free diet. So, if you’re after a sugar rush that won’t make you unwell make your way to the Cupcake Queens to enjoy a tasty gluten free treat.
Have you visited Melbourne recently and enjoyed a fantastic gluten free dining experience? Why not leave us a comment and let other gluten free travellers in on the secret!