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Race Night Dining

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Our City View Bistro offers the trifecta for a great night out.

You get more than you’d expect on Saturday Race Nights when you dine at The Meadows.

Open every Saturday night from 5pm the new and exciting City View Bistro offers diners commanding views of the Melbourne city skyline at night, (thanks to its elevation and aspect), as well as delicious dishes, crafted by our in house head chef. It’s the perfect place to dine and watch all the thrills that come with Greyhound Racing. It’s also the perfect location to make a special occasion that little more fun and memorable.

City View Bistro Dishes

A delicious a la carte bistro menu that simply must be tried

Offering classically inspired bistro dishes, there’s something to please any age, hunger and tastebud at the City View Bistro.

  • Seafood lovers have the opportunity to be enjoy traditional beer battered fish with crispy chips. While those who prefer flavours from the land can tuck into a perfectly prepared hand crumbed chicken snitzel or a simple and tasty bacon and cheese deluxe burger.

And let’s not forget, the full dining experience can begin with a delicious entre and finish with a delectable dessert. Yes, it’s a full dining experience should your wish to indulge to your hearts content!


A welcome accompaniment to our City View Bistro menu are our weekly specials. Yes, every week our head chef and team cook and create an exciting group of weekly specials, priced and designed to keep every visitor to our bistro happy and content. Check out our Facebook page at the end of the week to learn what we’ve got planned to tempt you this week. We also cater for Seniors and MGRA members with special deals and menus.

How you can join us for dinner in the bistro

The Meadows City View Bistro is only open for dinner on Saturday Race Nights. You’re welcome to join us from 5pm onwards. All we ask is that you make a booking. The bistro can be very popular, especially on signature Meadows and Group 1 Race nights. At times we will limit numbers in the City View Bistro to ensure the quality of service supplied to diners remains first class. It’s why bookings are essential and necessary should you wish to dine with us in the City View Bistro.


Table reservations can be made Monday to Friday (before 4pm) by calling The Meadows on (03) 9355 5222 or using our new simple and easy online booking form anytime.






Looking to make a trip to The Meadows City View Bistro with a group?

We can cater for groups of diners in our City View Bistro on Race Nights. Contact us to discuss your exact requirement. We offer set courses and dining packages to suit such occasions, and are perfect for birthdays, anniversaries, celebrations and hens and bucks night. We can even gift you a race name! We also have a number of private rooms and spaces that can be specifically catered to provide you a night of dining and entertainment at The Meadows.