The gourmet experience
Gourmet Traveller has spent half a century traversing the country and uncovering the most outstanding food, wine, and restaurant experiences on offer. Gourmet Traveller has built its name in being an authority on the distinct culinary contexts found throughout Australia and now we want to share it with you. The Gourmet Traveller Gift Card is a bite-sized portion of Gourmet Traveller’s storied gourmet tradition, one you’re now invited to be a part of.
With a country as culturally rich and varied as ours, the Gourmet Traveller Gift Card helps you find your next great food experience: from exceptional fine dining with world-class views to that new eatery everyone’s talking about embedded in some vibrant inner-city suburb, the choice is yours to make.
It’s that world of choice that sets the Gourmet Traveller Gift Card apart. Whether it’s to thank a new client for that new contract going ahead, or a friend visiting Australia for the first time, the Gourmet Traveller Gift Card allows the giftee to follow their taste buds and create their own dining adventure. Simple to give and an absolute treat to receive, the Gourmet Traveller Gift Card is the perfect way to mark any occasion.
Il Pom Italian
SERVING ITALIAN FAVOURITES! Il Pom Italian offers cosy interiors and a large alfresco outdoor area as one of Melbourne’s best people-watching perch over a coffee, lunch or dinner, pinot, grappa or birra. Just look for the red umbrellas. Whether enjoying a red wine as the rain taps the glass outside in winter, or lazing ‘al fresco’ in the sun, Il Pom offers a ‘Taste of Italy’ in the heart of Fed Square.
Sake Restaurant & Bar Manly
At Saké Restaurant and Bar, contemporary Japanese cuisine is served up in six of Australia’s most iconic destinations including Manly on Sydney’s Northern Beaches. Saké Manly features an interactive sushi counter, a sophisticated bar and an outdoor terrace with sweeping ocean views out to Manly Cove, making it the idyllic location to enjoy Japanese and cocktails. The menu overseen by Chef Shaun Presland and Head Chef Shoji Toru offers a superb section of nigiri, sashimi and sushi rolls, all made to order from the freshest of local seafood. Saké Manly’s drinks list showcases the finest of Japanese spirits, whiskies and over 30 bins of sake as well as umeshu, shochu and flavoured sake. Four seasonally changing spritz feature on the menu, all designed to match the light, floral notes of Japanese cuisine.
Ging Thai offers fresh, true Thai food with a twist. With delicious smells and tastes, bright colours and flavours and no-fuss exceptional service it’s a place to catch-up and unwind over fresh food and enticing handmade cocktails in a welcoming, lively restaurant and bar. At its heart, Ging Thai is about authentic, real Thai food with a modern twist. Red duck curry, and Larb sit alongside Salmon salad, Pomegranate salad and Kingfish ceviche. With a unique take blending Thai, Malay and South East Asian flavours using fresh herbs and spices and the freshest produce from Australia, Ging Thai offers classic Thai with a modern, fresh twist.
The Fink Group’s first interstate restaurant, OTTO Brisbane opened its doors on June 14th 2016. Nestled on the fourth floor atrium of DEXUS Property Group’s 480 Queen Street premium office, in the heart of Brisbane’s CBD, the restaurant overlooks the Brisbane River to the iconic Story Bridge, offering diners some of the city’s best views. Of course, OTTO Brisbane shares the same values of sister restaurant, the iconic OTTO Sydney: CBD waterside and city views, serving great Australian ingredients in a contemporary Italian style, capturing occasion and place. After opening a short six weeks, OTTO Brisbane was awarded Brisbane Times Good Food Best New Restaurant 2016 and continues to grab the attention of Brisbane diners.
Ruby Red Flamingo
Ruby Red Flamingo is quality Italian - the place to be seen as it mixes style with taste
Saint Peter is an Australian Fish Eatery. We serve sustainable seafood prepared expertly and served simply in a relaxed restaurant environment.
The Grove Hidden Valley
The Grove is a bistro, bar, café and events centre, set within the country estate of Hidden Valley Resort, located in Wallan, just 45 minutes from Melbourne’s CBD. With different areas to dine including a bar, bistro, lounge and outdoor terrace (with playground!), The Grove is perfect for a casual get together, family celebration or special occasion!
Our menu features local, seasonal ingredients and a range of weekly specials to showcase our favourite dishes. Our function and outdoor areas are available to host corporate, family, intimate celebrations and weddings, as well as offering the perfect backdrop for our regular entertainment.
Time Out Fed Square
TIME OUT FED SQUARE. Located right in the heart of Melbourne’s action in Fed Square, Time Out is the favourite for Melbourne locals and visitors known for all-day dining from an extensive International menu 365 days a year, any time is the right time to take a break from exploring the city, catch up with friends or just sit and people watch on the outdoor eatery & beer garden terrace and take in the sights and sounds of the city. Settle in to a booth, unwind for an intimate meal or pull up a stool at the bar and enjoy a signature cocktails or unique local craft brew. Time Out is the place to ‘see and be seen’ watching the world go by.
Specialists in Australia's cafes, wine bars and restaurants
The Gourmet Traveller Gift Card is brought to you by Edge, Australia’s gift card specialists. We’re proud to gift over a million cards across the country every year, and that’s why we’re confident we know a thing or two about how to make people smile.
We fundamentally believe in gifting moments that are memorable, that are personal, and that only grow richer and become more valuable over time. With its extensive stable of exceptional participating restaurants found across the country, the Gourmet Traveller Gift Card checks all the boxes. What better gift to give family and friends, clients and colleagues than a slice of Australian gourmet dining at its finest? The restaurateurs that participate in the Gourmet Traveller Gift Card are true culinary masters, and they’re all in the business of delivering unforgettable dining experiences. Given the freedom to choose from a rich selection of participating restaurants specialising in a diverse suite of international and local cuisines, our giftees can be sure to find one to match their own personal taste and style. And who knows: maybe they’ll even find their new favourite spot.
When we’re not liaising with restaurateurs, we’re out exploring the country, hunting down its best-kept culinary secrets, and keeping our fingers on the pulse of the hottest food trends and can’t-be-missed experiences. Even though the Gourmet Traveller Gift Card opens a portal to a premium selection of Australian restaurants, we’re continually dedicated to looking for the newest speakeasy, the next great burger joint, or the next exceptional local to keep on bringing you the greatest gourmet gift and helps you find your next great food experience.
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