Imagine you’re in the Greek islands as you snack on tasty morsels that speak to their Mediterranean roots. Some of the CBD’s best known Greek restaurants are now delivering to your door, and there are other culinary treats to be found in the precinct as well.
Melina on the Rooftop
Perched high on a city rooftop, the kitchen at Melina on the Rooftop is all systems go for delivery by Uber Eats. The team has redesigned the home delivery menu to suit these strange times. Think deliciousness that will translate to your very own dining space.
Let the Tsindos family feed you and your bubble buddies tonight. Tsindos Greek does classic Greek. Pile up the dips. Savour a classic souva. Fill up on gyro, stacks of seafood and lamb, and round out the meal with a sweet dose of Greek doughnuts. Call 9663 3194 to place your order and get a 15 per cent discount. Delivering to Melbourne CBD and surrounding suburbs. Free delivery. Get in the zone with a glass of ouzo while you wait for your meal to arrive.
24-hour delivery from Stalactites
Need 24-hour deliciousness delivered to your door? Stalactites has got the goods and can get them to you at all hours. This iconic Greek restaurant is available through most home delivery services, including Uber Eats and Deliveroo. Call or check the website for details and invite a little piece of Lonsdale Street into your lounge room.
Greek Easter essentials to celebrate at home
Stock up on Easter egg dyes, Easter candles, incense, vessels and charcoal at Caras The Greek Shop. All posted to you when you call to chat with Spiro in the shop. Surprise your yiayia with a package of new Greek music and magazines. Or religious books and icons. You might add a smile to her day.
While technically outside the Lonsdale Street Greek Precinct, Hella Good is little sister to Stalactites. It delivers snack packs, souvlaki and more through most home delivery services including Uber Eats and Deliveroo. Many dishes can be made gluten free. A handy allergen matrix makes it easy to figure out if each dish is right for you. Call in your order or check their website to choose a delivery service.
Thai made easy
Keep your taste buds on their toes. Order @t Ease Easy Thai on Uber Eats or Deliveroo. It’s still in the Greek Precinct, but a different culinary hemisphere. Try pad thai, northern style clear soup or curry, fish and coconut curry. It’s all fresh and aromatic. Order three items or more by phone 9639 6492 for free delivery in the CBD.
Want to cook but need inspiration? Get a box of pantry essentials from The Sweet & Nut Shop. Swap avocado on toast for a meal with wow factor. The Ottolenghi Simple pack boasts all the ingredients you need to make recipes from this modern classic cookbook. Order the baker kit, or the Indian meal kit, or go Middle-Eastern or Italian. Mix and match to your taste and dietaries. Free local delivery.