Things are changing rapidly! Restrictions are still in place in Victoria, but are slowly being lifted. It’s still recommended that you stay at home, if you can.

We’ve compiled this list so you don’t have to search. Support our local hospitality businesses; one of our largest employers in town. All these 83 businesses are owner-operated and live and work in our community. Let’s support them all!

If not listed here, we’re assuming operations are business-as-usual. Heaps also available via online ordering via the usual suspects. Any additions or changes to this list, please contact us here or via social media. Last updated 8pm, Friday 16 October 2020.


Adam and Eve 2 Abel Street

  • Open 7am-2pm, Monday-Friday. Open Saturday from 8am.
  • We hear the Royale burger is pretty guuud. You can order online.

Adam and Eve Junior 20 Williamson Street

  • Open 7am-4:30pm Monday-Friday, 8am-3pm Saturday, and 9am-1pm Sunday.

The Anxious Goat 380 Hargreaves Street

  • Open from 7am-3pm Monday-Friday for takeaway only at this stage.
  • Order online via

Awaken Coffee 53-55 Williamson Street

  • Take-away available 6:15am-2pm Mon-Fri and 7:30am-2pm Saturday. You can also order via the Skip app.

Bath Lane Cafe Bath Lane

  • Take-away 7 days available until 4pm. Call ahead 5441 5400.

Bean and Press 24 Taylor Street, Epsom

  • Takeaway coffee. Text to order 0438306401. Open from 6am Monday-Friday and 7am Saturday.
  • Delivery to anyone in Ascot, Epsom and White Hills. Minimum spend is $10 and for this week, delivery is FREE!

Bendigo Corner Store Cafe 305 View Street

  • Open for takeaway Mon-Fri 7:30am-2pm / Sat-Sun 8am-2pm for takeaway only.

Bendigo Wholefoods Kitchen 314 Lyttleton Terrace

  • Cafe is closed for the moment.
  • Bendigo Wholefoods is open and offering delivery too. Download their app to order ahead.

The Boardwalk 28 Nolan Street

  • Open 8am-2pm, Thursday – Sunday. Bookings inside recommended. Walk-ins on the deck are welcome.

Brewhouse Coffee Roasters Cafe 402 Hargreaves Street

  • Open for diners 6am-4pm Monday to Saturday and 8am-2pm Sunday.
  • Takeaway available. You can phone ahead too via 5442 8224.

Cafe El Beso 87 View Street

  • Open Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Sunday 10am-2pm for takeaway coffee, food and cake.
    Closed Saturday, Monday & Tuesday.
  • Take home meals and Sprout Bakery bread available.

Cafe Essence 53 Bull Street

  • Open 7am – 3pm Tuesday-Friday and 8am – 3pm Saturday.
  • Call ahead to book or for takeaway 5443 8599.

Cafe Instanbul 101A Mitchell Street

  • Open for lunch 11:30am – 2:30pm, dinner from 4:30-7:30pm.
  • Takeaway available. Phone orders welcome for pick up 5442 9928. Turkish bread available too.

Copper Kettle Elmore

  • Open Wednesday – Sunday 7:30am – 4pm. Dine in for a maximum of 10 people only.
  • Pre-orders via social media or call 54326551.
  • Menu via social media with cakes & sweets changing daily.

Cortille Lyttleton Terrace

  • Dine-in 8am-2pm every day. Takeaway available.

Crooked Kitchen Lyttleton Terrace

Edwards Providore Shop 5 & 8, 150 Condon Street

  • Open 6:30am-6pm Monday-Friday and 7am-4pm Saturday & Sunday.
  • Take home meals + deli items available. Order here or call.

El Gordo Chancery Lane

Ex Lion Tamer 143 Mollison Street

  • 3 sittings daily: 9am, 10.30am & 12pm, Thursday to Sunday. Booking highly recommended via or call 54424400
  • Takeaway window is open for pick-ups and orders.
  • Take Home Meals available. You can order and pay over the phone, or email an order and pay when you pick up. You don’t have to pre-order. Walk-ups to the window are welcome.

Gaijin Eatery 3 Killians Walk

  • Limited dining & takeaway available from 9am-3pm Monday to Thursday and 9am-8pm Friday & Saturday
  • Full menu available Monday-Saturday for delivery through both Uber Eats and Menulog

Gallery Cafe behind Bendigo Art Gallery

  • Open 10am-5pm Monday-Friday and 8am-5pm Saturday & Sunday.

Get Naked Espresso Bar 73 Mitchell Street

  • Take-away only 6:30am-12pm Monday-Friday and from 8am weekends. Text ahead with your order 0411950044
  • Cold drip and beans for home available. You can now order online.

Ghosty Toasty

  • Open 10am-2pm Wednesday – Saturday for your toasty and bagel needs.

Grounded Coffee 129a View Street

  • Open from 7am weekdays and 8am weekends.

The Good Loaf 404 Hargreaves Street

  • Opening from 7am-4pm Monday-Saturday. Limited seating inside & outside.
  • Monash site is closed.

Harvest Food & Wine 55 View Street

  • Brunch menu available from 11am Tuesday, best to phone & book, but off course walk-ins are welcome but they can’t guarantee a table.
  • You can still order online: for meals, meal packs, deli items, wine, croissants & more.

Hoo-gah Mitchell Street

  • Open for breakfast and lunch from 8am weekdays and 9am Saturday.

Hustle Coffee 137 McCrae Street

  • Take away coffee & treats available 6am-2pm Mon-Fri, as well as 8:30am-12:30pm Saturday & Sunday.

Indulge Chocolates Shop 26 Bendigo Bank Central

Old Green Bean 179 Lyttleton Terrace

  • Cafe open for dine-in and takeaway Monday-Saturday.
  • Coffee beans available and you’ll be able to continue to order online.

Peachy 73 View Street

  • Open Monday-Friday 7:30am-12pm, from 9am Saturday & Sunday.

Percy & Percy Cnr Hargreaves & Baxter Streets

  • Dine-in and take-away menu available every day 7am weekdays and 8am Saturday.
  • Order ahead for coffee & food if you like via 0451 127 814.
  • Pantry food available too.

Pogo Espresso 3 View Point

  • Open again 6am-midday Monday-Friday and 10am-1pm Saturday. Coffee beans available via Alex’s new website.

Quarry Hill Larder 19 Carpenter Street

  • Open Monday-Sunday until 5pm (4pm Sundays), takeaway also available.
  • Pre-orders welcome. Call 5444 4884.

Sim’r 236 Hargreaves Street

  • Open 6:45am-3pm Monday-Friday, from 8am Saturday and 9am Sunday. Limited to 10 people to dine inside.
  • Takeaway available

Spring Gully General Store 134 Spring Gully Road

  • Open 7am-2pm Mon to Fri / 8am-2pm Saturday and Sunday for takeaway only.
  • Heat and eat take home meals available.

The Subtle Eye 68 Bull Street

  • Now open to dine-in from 7:30am for breakfast & lunch. Takeaway also available.


Axedale Tavern

  • Open for take-away meals, coffee and bottle shop. Lunch 11:30am-2pm & dinner 5:30-7:30pm. Closed Monday.

The Belmont Hotel 17 Skene Street

  • Open again Tuesday 14 July for lunch and dinner Tuesday – Saturday. Bookings preferred 5443 0453

The Bendigo Club 22 Park Street

  • Open for dinner (2 sittings) Thursday – Saturday for dinner and Sunday for lunch (2 sittings) for 6 people or less for meals & drinks only. Book online or call 5443 0780. Table service only.
  • Takeaway menu available 5-9pm Wednesday-Saturday and from 11am-3pm Sunday.

Botanical Hotel 555 Napier Street

  • Open from 5pm Wednesday – Saturday nights and Friday, Saturday and Sunday lunch from 11.30 -3pm.
  • Book online
  • Take away on Thursday – Saturday nights from 5pm.

Brougham Arms 150 Williamson Street

  • Now open for lunch and dinner, 7 days a week. Booking is not essential but highly advised.
    Bookings: via Facebook [Book Now] or call 5442 3555 for bookings greater than 12pax.
  • Takeaway available 7 Days – 12-2pm Lunch and Dinner 5.30-8pm. Drive Thru takeaway available. Menu here.

Farmers Arms Junortoun

  • Dine-in 5-7pm every day, 12-2 Fri-Sun. Takeaway 5-7pm every day. Fully stocked Bottle Shop!
  • Call ahead please on 54493201.

Golden Square Hotel 341 High Street

  • Open for lunch on Saturday and 4:30pm until late Tuesday – Sunday

Golden Vine Hotel 135 King Street

  • Lunch and Dinner sit down meals from 12pm-7.30pm. Bookings recommended 5443 6063
  • Entire menu available for pick up Tuesday-Sunday. Call to pre-order.
  • $10 lunch offers available Tues to Sat 5.30pm-8.30pm – delivery or take away only.

The Gold Mines Hotel 49 Marong Road

  • Open for lunch on Friday, Saturday & Sunday and dinner 7 days.
  • Takeaway and take-home & cook meals available Tuesday-Saturday. Call ahead to order.

Lake View Hotel

  • Open to dine-in for lunch and dinner 7 days a week, and all day food on the weekend. Bookings are preferred.
    Book via Facebook, website or phone 5443 0855 (between 5pm and 8.30pm)
  • Takeaway service available from Wednesday – Saturday from 5-8.30pm. Check Facebook for menu and how to order.

National Hotel 182-186 High Street

  • Now open for lunch and two sittings for dinner (5pm & 7pm). Call 5443 0591 to book your table.
  • Take away available from 4:30pm-8pm 7 days.

Old Boundary Hotel 2 Milroy Street

  • Open 7 days for lunch & dinner from 12-2pm and 5:30-8:30pm.
    Bookings preferred on 5443 6502
  • Takeaway available from 3pm. Call 5443 6502 or via their website.

Queens Arms 25 Russell Street

  • Open for lunch and dinner, 7 days a week
    Monday – Thursday 11:30am – 2pm and 5.30pm – 8.30pm
    Friday / Saturday / Sunday cooking all day from 11:30am till late
  • Takeaway meals & drinks available Friday & Saturday 5pm till 8pm. Call 5443 3122 to order.

The Rifle Brigade Hotel 137 View Street

  • Open 7 days, 12pm until late. Bookings recommended.

The Shamrock Hotel Elmore

  • Takeaway meals from 5pm, Thursday Friday Saturday 5pm last orders 7.30pm.
  • Pre order available via 0437966655. Menu available on Facebook.


Balgownie Estate Restaurant 46 Hermitage Road Maiden Gully

  • Lunch: 2 sittings 12pm and 1.30pm, Friday-Monday
  • Dinner:  2 sittings 6.00pm and 7.30pm, Friday – Sunday
  • To book, call 5449 6222
  • Cellar Door open 7 days, 11am-4pm. Accommodation available.

BBQ Today 3 Queen Street

  • Menu items available to pre-order and in family packs only. Call ahead on 5441 1440 to order or for prices.

Big Hill Winery Corner Calder Hwy & Belvoir Park Rd, Big Hill

Cantina 66 Pall Mall

  • Open for lunch from 12pm and dinner from 5pm Wednesday – Sunday
    Bookings: by DM on facebook or call us up on 54432788
  • Pick up (25% off) and home delivery available. Menu here

Clogs 106 Mall Mall

  • Open every day for take-away from 5pm. Contactless delivery and pick up via
  • Open soon to dine-in NOT YET THOUGH

The Dispensary Bar & Diner Chancery Lane

  • Open Tuesday – Sunday from midday until late. Only 10 diners allowed, so bring your appetite.
  • Order drinks online via

FOS Kitchen & Bar 4 Howard Place

  • Dine-in Thursday, Friday & Saturday 5.30pm to late. Book 5444 4499
  • Open for takeaway Tuesday to Saturday 5-8pm. Call from 12 noon to pre-order.
  • Check Menulog or UberEats for delivery menu

Flight Bar 8 Centreway Arcade

  • Wednesday to Sunday 12-8pm. Online orders via MenuLog or UberEats and take-away booze!

Food O’Clock 113 Mollison Street

  • Take away & delivery available 11am-9pm, Monday – Saturday. Online ordering via MenuLog

GPO 60-64 Pall Mall

  • Open for lunch on Saturday & Sunday from 12 noon. Dinner from Wednesday – Sunday from 5pm
  • Bookings: via Facebook messenger

Harpoon Social Club 36 High Street

  • Delicious take home meals (and delivery) available Wednesday – Sunday. Order at counter or via Tuckerfox

House of Khong 200 Hargreaves Street

  • Takeaway orders can be placed online or call 54425088.

Hustler Shop 5 Lyttleton Terrace

  • Take away burgers & beer available 11am-8pm Wednesday-Sunday. Online ordering via MenuLog or UberEats

JoJoes 4 High Street

  • Table service available at 5pm, 6:15pm and 7:30pm Wed-Sat and open for lunch & dinner on Sunday.
  • Pick-up and home delivery available from 4pm Wednesday – Sunday, call 5441 4471 or order online

Julie-Anna Inn Restaurant 268 Napier Street

  • Dinner from 6pm. Monday-Thursday only. Reduced/limited menu. Bookings: Essential via 5442 5855

Lady Sultan 336A Hargreaves Street

  • Take-away only and cashless payments. Monday-Saturday 11am-8pm

Malayan Orchid 155 View Street

Mali Thai 14 Myers Street

  • Dine in opening hours are 5-9pm, Monday- Saturday. To book a table, call 5443 9999.
  • Open daily for takeaway lunch (11am-2pm) and dinner (5:30-9:30pm). Order online or call 5443 9999.

Masons of Bendigo 25 Queen Street

  • Open for lunch (12 noon – 3pm) Thursday – Saturday and dinner from 6pm Tuesday – Saturday.
  • Bookings essential: Phone 5443 3877, email or FB messenger. Online booking will resume once restrictions ease

Mexican Kitchen 28 High Street

  • Restaurant open from Wednesday – Sunday for two sittings: 5pm & 7:45pm
  • Takeaway available for Tuesday – Sunday.

Ms Batterhams 10 MacKenzie Street

Nimbus Rooftop 3/103 Mitchell Street

Oishii on Wheels 84 Pall Mall

Redgum Bendigo 61 High Street

  • Open Tuesday to Saturday lunch and dinner for takeaway. Slow cooked and smoked meats and sides.
    For orders call 5444 5272. Pre orders recommended.

Sangria Tapas Bar

  • Open for dining Thursday to Saturday 2 sittings 6pm and 7.45pm. To book, call 5443 5055
  • Takeaway available Thursday-Saturday with phone orders from 5pm and pick up between 5-6pm only.

Wine Bank on View

  • Open for dining Monday – Saturday from midday.
  • Friday night wood-fired pizza available.

The Woodhouse 101 Williamson Street

  • Open 7 nights for dinner from 5:45pm and lunch Saturday & Sunday. Bookings recommended via or call 5443 8671



Fuel Hit Pit Inside 3T Fitness, 144 Murphy Street

  • Orders close Monday 2pm via Facebook. Pick up on Tuesday between 9am-2pm or 5-6pm

The Hop Supply Co. 137 McCrae Street

Whisk Catering

  • Check Facebook for take-home meal offers

CLOSED until further notice