Experience the aromas and flavour of a Thai kitchen at Melbourne’s Cafe Bangkok. Found on Church Street just steps from East Richmond station, this popular restaurant is easy to reach from all over the city, and you’ll be glad it is – the dishes at Cafe Bangkok are seriously addictive. The Richmond restaurant’s clean, comfortable interior creates an atmosphere of calm, making it a hit with local busybodies looking to unwind with some authentic Thai cuisine and friendly service. Popular dishes at Cafe Bangkok include appetisers like the coconut prawns, satay chicken and fried calamari, salads like the pra goong and larb pla, and mains like the cashew nut stir-fry, the pad Thai, the yellow curry (with your choice of tofu, chicken, beef, prawns, fish, seafood and duck) or the red spicy fried rice. To end on a sweet note, try the incredible banana sticky rice served with a hefty scoop of ice cream. Booking in advance is recommended.