Discover Werribee’s burgeoning food scene with this two day itinerary exploring the best eats in the area.
Coffee, brunch or lunch
Wolf on Watton
With views across Werribee River and the green expanse of Wyndham Park, Wolf on Watton is hard to beat for a leisurely brunch, long lunch or afternoon tipple. On Friday nights, the space transforms into a buzzy late-night bar, with the Wolf on Watton Cocktail Club from 7pm – til late.
An afternoon tipple
Corked Wine Bar
Find the hidden door and enjoy a cosy afternoon in this secret wine bar. Whether you’re a traditional wine purist or a lover of new age Australian varietals, Corked’s wine list caters to all tastes, paired with a menu of artisan cheeses, charcuterie and share plates.
The world on a plate
The impressive range of international cuisines on offer in Werribee is reflective of the diverse multicultural make-up of the area. Local favourites include:
Mama Lor Restaurant & Bakery
One of Melbourne’s few Filipino restaurants, serving up serving up delicious traditional fare, including crispy roasted pork belly, squid Adobo style and ube-infused sweat treats.
High tea indulgence or a cellar door lunch
High Tea at Joseph’s Dining
Start the day with an elegant high tea at Joseph’s Dining at Lancemore Mansion Hotel. Overlooking the manicured gardens of Werribee Park, this is the perfect spot indulge in a lavish spread of sweet and savory delicacies. High Tea is available on weekends only with bookings essential.
Enjoy a long lunch in this boutique cellar door and restaurant, with a Mediterranean-inspired menu and delicious wood-fired pizzas.Here the philosophy in the restaurant is the same as in the adjoining winery – to showcase the finest quality regional produce.
Linger over fresh scones and a pot of tea
The Refectory Parlour
While away the afternoon at The Refectory Parlour beneath the eaves of Werribee Park Mansion. Enjoy fresh scones with jam and cream, dainty pastries or perhaps a cheese plate and jug of Pimms and lemonade to share. Picnic packages can also be pre-booked to enjoy out in the grounds.
Toast to a weekend well spent
Indulge with a-course tasting menu with matched wines at Joseph’s Dining in Lancemore Mansion Hotel Werribee Park. Here the menu features modern European cuisine and is seasonally driven with a strong focus on local produce.