53 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, (03) 9417 0400. Sat-Sun breakfast & lunch, Wed-Sun dinner.
Come for classic French food under the expert eye of chef Philippa Sibley. Expect dishes such as steak with Cafe de Paris butter, cauliflower gratin and chicken liver parfait.
166 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, (03) 9419 0035. Wed-Sat lunch, Tues-Sat dinner.
Based on a Berlin diner, the menu includes duck hot dog in a pretzel bun and bottomless brunch on Saturdays.