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Red Spice Road

Red Spice Road is an award-winning South East Asian-style dining experience in the heart of Melbourne. Our communal dining style embodies the spirit of the family unit in Asia, and it is this sense of community that we strive to replicate. Shared dishes are the norm, whereas we punctuate intimate bursts of flavour for the start of the meal to set the stage, and at the end of the meal for reflection.

Led by acclaimed chef John McLeay, our menu emphasises freshness, presentation and above all, flavour.

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Road Spice QV


The Red Spice QV menu takes you on an exotic culinary adventure through a sumptuous world of fresh ingredients and divine Asian inspired flavours.

Located on 37 Artemis Lane QV, we welcome you to come and try our delicious new takes on classic Asian dishes with influences from locations as diverse as Vietnam, Thailand, Laos, Malaysia, Burma, China, and Japan, prepared with Melbournian flair in the heart of the city!

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Burma Lane


The Apples + Pears group are excited to bring you Burma Lane, a contemporary Australian take on the best of Burmese cuisine. The idea sprang from a sold-out, raved about, Burmese experience put on by the Red Spice Road crew during the 2013 Melbourne Food and Wine Festival Laneway events.

Located at the Paris end of Little Collins Street, between Russell Street and Exhibition Street, come and experience a taste of South East Asia's long-forgotten, but deliciously different neighbour today!

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MEAT FISH WINE is a restaurant and wine bar in Melbourne's QV precinct in the heart of the city. We use the best of local produce combined with ingredient focused cooking to create a dynamic, seasonally driven menu. Our goal is to deliver delicious fresh seasonal produce, grown locally and prepared to perfection by our talented team of chefs.

Our impressive wine list features over 500 wines with a focus on the wines of Australia combined with a changing selection of our favourites from around the world, many available by the glass.

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A snapshot of a few of the exciting events coming up at the Apples + Pears Group of restaurants...

  • Colonial Burmese Chef's Dinner at Burma Lane

    Chefs John McLeay and Johan van der Walle join forces to recreate the luxe golden era of Colonial Burma for one night only. Enjoy a Colonial Burmese Banquet, nostalgic cocktails, beer and wine fit for a royal visit.
    Call for reservations: (03) 9615 8500 or GET YOUR TICKETS HERE

  • Aged+Rare Dinner at Meat Fish Wine

    Diners will enjoy a rare opportunity to experience a selection of premium vintage champagne & wines complemented by sumptuous food from the team at Meat Fish Wine.
    Call for reservations: (03) 8660 6633 or GET YOUR TICKETS HERE

  • Hopkins River Beef + Fowles Wine dinner

    Sure to be delicious, enjoy Hopkins River Beef with a selection of vintages from local winery, Fowles Wine. Date and time to be confirmed.
    Call (03) 8660 6633 for more details.

  • FATher's day

    Don't forget to book for Father's Day at Red Spice Road & Red Spice QV and Dad gets a complimentary Burleigh Heads 'My Wife's Bitter' Beer on us.
    Call our friendly reservations team on: (03) 9603 1601 today.

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