Backhus Restaurant Ascot Vale specialises in Mediterranean cuisine so delicious, you’ll be returning here frequently if you’re anything like us. Named after the Roman God of architecture, wine and fertility, this Melbourne restaurant has local foodies buzzing – and with very good reason. You can expect a lively space and a menu filled to the brim with Turkish, Italian and Greek dishes that are perfect for sharing with large groups of your friends and family. Definitely an excellent spot to celebrate. Open from brunch right through to dinner, whether you’re craving a freshly made coffee with brunch, a drink with some mezze or a fully fledged meal with your best pals, Backhus on Union Road is where you need to be heading.
Melbourne is home to some of the country’s best restaurants, so you can rest assured that the standard at Backhus Restaurant Ascot Vale is up there with the rest of them. This haven for Mediterranean dining boasts an extensive menu filled with all manner of tasty dishes that we’re quite certain you’ll love. Kick things off at Backhus with starters to share, like the grilled octopus; saganaki; grilled halloumi and mixed dips served with freshly made bread. Feeling hungry yet?
Then, meat lovers should keep an eye out for the slow-cooked lamb served with Greek-style veggies and char grilled pork belly, while seafood fans will love the grilled calamari and mixed seafood platter. The pizzas are a standout at Backhus Restaurant Melbourne and you’ll find a range of options like the Mediterranean topped with feta, spinach, red onion, olives and mozzarella or the lamb loaded up with mushrooms, capsicum and plenty of mozzarella. With banquet options and kid-friendly eats, it’s no surprise Backhus Restaurant is as popular as it is. Located on Union Road in Ascot Vale, this one definitely requires a reservation.