Melbourne, Victoria

Right opposite the MCG, on the ground level of one of Melbourne's most exclusive apartment blocks is East Melbourne's GG restaurant and bar. This 150-seater combines a wine bar and restaurant, including a rotisserie and wood-fired oven. There's also an adjoining bottle shop, where guests can purchase and drink in the restaurant for a $15 mark up. The name is a nod to one G (the MCG opposite) and also co-owner Rocky Veneziano's grandfather Giuseppe.
Opening Times
Shop 1
150 Clarendon Street
East Melbourne
Tel: +61 3 8415 0411
Price Range:
$$$$ ~ $$$$
$$$$ = Mains under $20
$$$$ = Mains $20 - $30
$$$$ = Mains $30 - $40
$$$$ = Mains over $40
Fully Licensed (no BYO)
Overlooking Fitzroy Gardens with views to the city, GG is the zenith of Melbourne’s best assets: good food, good coffee and good wine.

GG’s Modern European menu has been curated by euro-lovers Paul Dunlop, Luca Montebelli and Rocky Veneziano who have traveled far and wide, tasting and critiquing international cuisine (a lot of Italian it would seem), and putting their favourite combinations together to create a crowd pleasing menu.

GG restaurant is divided into five dining areas including the large private Clarendon Room, the semi private Pantry area, the main dining room, bar and the wine store. Relax at the bar with a cocktail before heading into the spacious dining area with its bold wooden aesthetic, or wander through the wine store and settle in for a wine tasting with Luca. Everything on the wine list and in the store is available to take-away.
This restaurant has not scheduled any events.
250 pax
Private & Semi-Private Functions
GG restaurant caters for large and intimate functions in its private or semi-private spaces. The fully private Clarendon Room, with park views and full AV capabilities, seats 100 guests or 180 for cocktails, and is ideal for celebrations, meetings and presentations. Larger groups of up to 250 guests have the option of exclusively reserving the entire venue for a cocktail function. Smaller groups can enjoy long window tables or the semi-private room, The Pantry, which seats 40 people.
Bar / Wine Bar
Late Night Dining
Private Dining Room
Suitable for Groups of 10
This restaurant does not have any awards.
150 Clarendon Street,
Shop 1
East Melbourne VIC 3002
Located in East Melbourne directly opposite the Fitzroy Gardens. There is two hour on-street meter parking available opposite the restaurant on Clarendon Street.
There are no recommendations for this restaurant.
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Kane Dewhurst - 6/06/2013
Awesome new restaurant over looking the Fitzroy Gardens. The fit out is beautiful, food amazing and service frost class. Highly recommend.
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