Taxi Dining Room is widely recognised as one of Melbourne’s best restaurants; the perfect place to entertain interstate and international guests or celebrate a special occasion. Awarded The Age Good Food Guide ‘Wine List of the Year’, Two Chefs Hats in 2010, executive chef, Tony Twitchett’s contemporary fusion of Japanese and Australian cuisine has been embraced with gusto by Melburnians. Open for lunch and dinner, Taxi is located on the first floor of Transport Hotel and enjoys one of Melbourne’s most iconic views, taking in the MCG, Rod Laver Arena, Government House, Southbank, The Arts Centre and, of course, Federation Square.
Bento Lunches: Six appetisers with gin tea cocktail, Monday – Friday, $40 per person
Special Features: Gluten-free and vegetarian available, city views
Access: Taxi Dining Room has lift access and is wheelchair accessible. For further details visit, Accessiblity at Fed Square.
Awards + Reviews:
The Age Good Food Guide 2014: Awarded One Hat
The Age: Epicure Review (29 January 2013)
“Taxi is still defined by its reputation as an Important Restaurant, its preference for modern, Asian-leaning food, and a wine list that’s among the city’s best.”
The Melbourne Review (October 2012)
“Taxi Dining Room showcases the best of the city sights with a contemporary Australian menu and a stellar wine list to match.”
The Age Good Food Guide 2010: Wine List of the Year
The Age Good Food Guide 2010: Awarded Two Hats
AHA 2010 State Awards: Best Menu & Wine List
Gourmet Traveller Wine/Fine Wine Partners: Best Restaurant List National 2008
The Age: Essential Melbourne Eating Spots (17 August 2010)
“Tourists are not the only ones who love Taxi’s peculiarly Melbourne view, often labeled one of Melbourne’s best (the local landmarks are all taken in) mixed with an iconic menu and interesting location…A prime starting point to take your out-of-town guests.”
The ‘River Room’, appropriately named for its views overlooking the river, is neatly tucked away from the main action, curtained off and catering up to 36 guests for a private lunch or dinner.
‘Taxi Terrace’ can entertain up to 40 guests seated or 55 guests as a stand up cocktail event. Newly renovated, it now boasts a temperature controlled environment suitable for conferences, lunch or dinners all year round.
Whether it is a birthday celebration, corporate dinner, product launch, workshop or simply a group gathering, you can be assured of a memorable experience at Taxi Dining Room.
Contact: Rebecca Wills +61 3 9660 9911
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