It’s no secret that one of Melbourne’s biggest drawcards is its array of exceptional dining and shopping destinations, and Glen Waverley’s Kingsway shopping and entertainment precinct is no exception.

Buzzing with activity both day and night, the precinct boasts countless restaurants, boutiques, bowling alleys, cinemas and much much more.

The precinct is within a five minutes all of Park Avenue Accommodation Groups’ Glen Waverley accommodation options with Ikon Glen Waverley residing in the heart of the Kingsway restaurant hub.

Here’s our top picks for exploring Glen Waverley.



Foodies love the tastebud-teasing array of cuisines on offer in Kingsway Glen Waverley, including Chinese, Malaysian, Italian, Korean, Japanese and Modern Australian just to name a few.



Mocha Jo’s is most definitely the ‘old girl’ in town after its inception on Mother’s Day in the year 2000. Locals have showed so much loyalty over the years and continue to flock to their favourite, suburban landmark.

True to its calling, Mocha Jo’s has upheld its passion for providing good quality product and next level service while keeping up with almost 2 decades of change in the bustling suburb of Glen Waverley and its surrounds.

A fabulous team with a desire to please and opening hours spanning breakfast, lunch and dinner service, 7 days of the week are all part of their recipe for success! Don’t forget to check out the MJ’s burger bar!




For something more casual, YOMG offers a vast array of unique burgers, buns, shakes and yoghurts.

With options like the “Black Pearl” (tempura battered, chilli soft shell crab, asian slaw, coriander, mayo, black bun),”Reaper” (beef, cheese, maple glazed bacon, onion jam, mayo, chilli, black bun), and “Vegapalooza” (vegetable fritter, cheese, egg, lettuce, tomato, onion fries, ketchup, jalapeno mayo, beetroot bun) your experience at YOMG is bound to be memorable.

Wash down your burger with a salted peanut butter caramel, matcha green tea or Nutella cheesecake shake for extra indulgence!

Phone (03) 9560 2288 or visit www.yomg.com.au for more information.



Of particular note is Steak Ministry Bar and Grill for their specialty cuts and preparations.

Having worked alongside Curtis Stone and Gordon Ramsey, and been a private chef for high profile clients on yachts, luxury liners and six-star floating restaurants, Steak Ministry’s Chris Wade knows how to please the palette.

While the wagyu “tomahawk” is Steak Ministry’s signature dish, the team are also masters in King Island Jumbo Scallops, and unique deserts including the “smoking bomb” (try it for yourself).

To complement your meal, the bar offers a comprehensive range of top-shelf spirits, local and imported beers, and single-malt whiskeys.

Phone (03) 9560 1818 or email info@steakministry.com.au to make your reservation and avoid disappointment.


Glen Waverley has two primary shopping complexes – The Glen Shopping Centre, which boasts some 170 retail stores, and Century City Walk, Glen Waverley’s Entertainment Centre, which offers cinemas, ten-pin bowling, casual dining, karaoke and laser tag under the one roof.



Glen Waverley shopping and entertainment precinct is serviced by both buses and trains, both with stations nearby.

Buses including CDC Melbourne (route 623), Ventura Bus Lines (routes 734, 736, 737, 742, 753 and 754) and Grenda’s Bus Service (850) all service Kingsway from St Kilda, Glen Iris, Mitcham, Blackburn, Croydon, Monash University, Chadstone, Baywater, Rowville and Dandenong respectively.

Walking to precinct is easy when you stay with Park Avenue Accommodation Group.

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