Introducing Australia’s most Instagrammable restaurants

Just in case you need some advice on which Aussie restaurants you’ll be uploading pictures of to your Insta this weekend, we’ve got you covered.

Because if you didn’t post a photo of your food to Instagram, did you even eat?

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The double-tap savvy folk at OpenTable have rounded up some of the most Instagrammable interiors and dining spaces to visit around the country.

And after this, we will be well and truly ready for lunch.


Chin Chin

Chin Chin restaurant opens their doors daily from 11 am and runs until late into the night, seven days a week.

With a focus on South-East Asian cuisine and with Benjamin Cooper at the helm as executive chef, this is both a visual masterpiece and diner’s delight.

Chin Chin’s photogenic and iconic neon pink bunny ears sign will go down almost as well on your social channels as their deliciously creamy coconut curry will with satisfying your appetite.


Nour is built on a dream by the owners to create a venue that is the perfection of interior design and food that presents classic Lebanese flavours in a fresh, exciting way.

Nour uses an unrestricted approach to create food that is vibrant and bold, yet not too overwhelming.

With shades of millennial pink mixed in with hues of off-white and rose gold, Nour is a ‘double-tap’ worthy venue that is guaranteed to go down a treat on your Insta feed.


Lucy Liu

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SATURDAY NIGHT. . You know the spot.

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Lucy Liu Kitchen and Bar is an exciting Pan-Asian restaurant located in Melbourne’s CBD’s heart of dining, off Flinders Lane down the cobblestone Oliver Lane.

This dining hotspot has cemented itself as one of Melbourne’s most popular locations, with drinks and dishes perfect for any Instagram aesthetic.

Take a selfie under the soft lighting at your table and show off some of the best food Melbourne has to offer.


Mamasita is a popular Melbourne hot spot known for its Mexican inspired food and beverages.

The perfectly placed Mexican cuisine and patterned placemats will make for a perfect feature to any Instagram grid. Pose whilst sipping a floral cocktail and add a cheeky wink!


Madame Wu

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@iheartqueensland capturing the perfect sunset view ☀

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Madame Wu provides a fresh and tantalising spin on contemporary Asian cuisine in its wildly exotic and stylish restaurant.

For ideal starters, try an array of dumplings, all of which are delicately prepared and perfectly seasoned.

With delectable specialties including the pan-fried Mooloolaba prawns in nori seaweed butter with rainbow chard and great vegetarian options also, like the popular green beans fried with soy bacon, you’ll be spoilt for choice so get your camera ready.

Moo Moo The Wine Bar + Grill

Located in the heart of the city near Eagle Street Pier, the Botanical Gardens and part of the Stamford Plaza Brisbane Hotel complex, Moo Moo The Wine Bar + Grill has quickly become one of Brisbane’s favourite venues.

Take a photo at their iconic front door, where lies a red carpet fit for food royalty.


The Point Bar and Grill

The Point Bar and Grill is the perfect location for a sunset cocktail and candid Instagram photo.

This rooftop bar and restaurant is sure to provide enough social media content for future throwbacks.

The menu offers a delicious variety of contemporary Australian cuisine, paired with an impressive wine list and decadent cocktail selection.

The Blue Duck

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Start your Monday right with a coffee ☕️

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The Blue Duck is famous for its fresh, locally sourced menus, and breathtaking view of the beautiful Cottesloe Beach. Take a snap of your morning coffee as the sun rises over the turquoise ocean, or as the sun sets over your perfectly crafted Aperol spritz.


The Pot by Emma McCaskill

Food aficionados need to add The Pot to the top of their must-visit lists, because its stunning dining aesthetic has the dishes to match.

The Coffin Bay oysters or Kingfish sashimi would make the perfect addition to any Instagram feed.

Acacia Henley Beach

Acacia is housed in a freshly art deco meets Mediterranean designed space, perfectly capturing the lifestyle of Henley Beach.

The vibrant interiors are perfectly accompanied by a delicious menu designed for sharing. Treat yourself to a unique seaside eatery experience, while capturing the perfect selfie.


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