Opening Hours



Monday – Friday
7am – 4pm

Saturday – Sunday
7:30am – 4pm



650 Little Bourke Street
Melbourne, Victoria 3000


T: 03 8899 6219
E: [email protected]




Higher Ground

Housed in a heritage-listed powerhouse, Higher Ground is an all-day dining destination located in the heart of Melbourne’s CBD. Six connected levels wrap around the perimeter of the original brick building to create a suite of intimate tiered platforms. An evocative, inventive, and highly curated menu offers guests the very best that Melbourne has to offer.

    • All Day Menu

      • Sourdough or Fruit Toast

        seasonal preserves, butter [gfo]

      • Coconut and Lychee Bircher

        goji berries, seasonal fruit, cocoa nibs [v df ve gfo]

      • Ricotta Hotcake

        maple syrup, seeds and grains, cream, seasonal berries, flowers [v]

      • Dark Rye & Chive Waffle

        cold smoked salmon, horseradish, fennel, whipped ricotta, poached egg

      • Eggs on Sourdough

        poached, fried or scrambled [df gfo]


      • Chilli Scrambled Eggs

        herb and garlic flatbread, smoked yoghurt, banana pepper, saltbush, house chilli

      • Nduja on Toast

        salsa verde, pickled onions, salted ricotta, fried egg [dfo gfo]

      • Seasonal Breakfast Salad

        avocado, green goddess, sorghum, poached egg, greens [gf df vgo v]

      • Avocado Pretzel

        whipped ricotta, poached egg, lime dressing, seed cracker [v]

      • Heirloom Tomatoes

        whipped tofu, miso, sourdough, furikake, aged sherry [v df ve gfo]

      • Roasted Barramundi

        curried cauliflower, apple and shallot vinaigrette [gf dfo]

      • Soy & Apple Glazed Waygu

        green papaya and chilli slaw, smoked peanuts [df gfo nfo]

      • Free-Range Chicken Schnitzel

        grilled stone fruit, chorizo, padróns, black garlic aioli [nf]

      • Spanner Crab Benedict

        toasted savoury danish, poached egg, bearnaise


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Host Your Event at
Higher Ground

Available for birthdays, work functions, weddings, holiday gatherings, and more, Higher Ground is the perfect space for your next event.

Whether you’re planning an intimate or extravagant experience, we have the capabilities to turn your vision into reality.

Elegance. Energy. Innovation.

The six-level destination offers a unique and comprehensive experience unlike any other. The interior design features a rich and tactile palette, combining terrazzo, cork, steel, stone and solid timbers to define and anchor each setting. With dishes crafted to make use of the best local ingredients, Higher Ground’s award-winning cuisine, specialty coffee and signature cocktails offer a truly immersive experience from morning through to the evening.

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