Can’t decide on dinner? Let these local restaurants do the choosing for you

Can’t decide on dinner? Let these local restaurants do the choosing for you

Words by Mackenzie Pennycook

If the hardest part of your day is deciding what to eat for dinner, this one’s for you.

Let the chefs do the hard work for you at these local restaurants who offer ‘Feed Me’ options, taking the stress out of the “I don’t mind! You Choose!” dance that inevitably happens at mealtimes.

Wah Wah Gee

If Asian Fusion is your forte Wah Wah Gee is set to have you covered. Their ‘Feed Me’ option means you get to sit back, relax and let the chefs choose their favourite meals for you to try. With a mixed selection of smaller plates and larger plates Wah Wah Gee is ensuring you don’t leave hungry. Wah Wah Gee offers everything from bao buns, dumplings and Korean fried cauliflower to massaman curry and Cantonese pork belly. Just choose your theme and let the work be done for you! Wah Wah Gee covers all bases with a selection of gluten free, onion and garlic free, dairy free, vegan and vego options sure to keep everybody satisfied.
The ‘Feed Me’ option is $60 per head, $65 if you’ve got a sweet tooth and are also looking at getting a dessert and it’s the perfect way to sample some in house faves at the restaurant.
Head to the website here to book your table

You can find Wah Wah Gee at Cunningham Pier 10 Western Beach, Foreshore Rd, Geelong

Recess Bar + Eats

If you’re looking for an entirely gluten free feed me option, Recess Bar + Eats should be your next go to. With everything from pan fried gnocchi, cauliflower mac and cheese, buttermilk fried chicken and slow roasted pork belly Recess could satisfy even the fussiest of eaters. Their chefs tasting menu offers up a changing selection of the chefs’ favourite dishes, all gluten free (of course) with vego and vegan options too!
The chef’s selection at Recess Bar + Eats is $59 per head and provides the best of the best from the ever-extensive menu.
You’ll never have to choose between braised beef cheek or Spanish style prawns again!

You can book your next Recess Bar + Eats feast here.

Recess Bar + Eats is located at 247 Moorabool St, Geelong

The Arborist

The Arborist knows that sometimes deciding what to get from their hugely extensive menu can be hard and they’re willing to take one for the team and make all your decisions for you. With a mix of small, medium and large plates at The Arborist, there’s something for everybody to enjoy. There ‘Feed Me’ option ensures you get to sample all the best the restaurant has to offer with a selection of plates from all the sections. Can’t decide between the baked halloumi or the lamb kofta? Or perhaps the choice between pork belly or kingfish seems all too hard? No worries, The Arborist handles all the hard decisions for you.
The Arborist also caters to a large range of dietary requirements, to ensure no one misses out on the ‘Feed Me’ fun.
The Arborist’s ‘Feed Me’ option is $55 per head (just make sure to let staff know of any dietary requirements before ordering).

To book your spot at The Arborist or to suss their menu further, head here.

You can find The Arborist at 75 Little Malop St, Geelong


ALMA is serving up South American fusion food in the heart of Geelong, and we know with a menu that looks this good, deciding on what to get can be SUPER hard. ALMA offers a chefs selection menu, with the chefs choosing their fave dishes to showcase. Whether its crispy skin barramundi, Peruvian roasted chicken, black bean empanadas or crispy potatoes, ALMA’s chef selection is guaranteed to have you covered.
ALMA must try for Geelong foodies with its South American style food adding something new to Geelong food scene.
ALMA’s chef selection is $69 per head and is available Tuesday-Sunday every week.

To book your spot head to ALMA’s website here

You can head to ALMA at 93-95 Ryrie St, Geelong

Bob Sugar

Bob Sugar has brought their iconic ‘Feed Me’ to Torquay. With Asian style dishes to die for Bob Sugar is cementing itself as a must visit for lovers of all thing’s Asian food. With smaller share dishes like crispy cauliflower, ABC prawns, Korean fried chicken and various bao bun varieties. As well as larger dishes like whole snapper Cambodian yellow curry and Chinese braised pork belly, let Bob Sugar do the deciding for you.
Catering to dietary restrictions, as well as housing a variety of vegan menu options there’s something for everyone to sink their teeth into.
Bob Sugars ‘Feed Me’ option is a four-course sharing style menu for $59 per person, they also require a minimum of two people for their ‘Feed Me’ option.
Just let them know of any dietary restrictions and let them do they rest!

Book your spot at Bob Sugar via the link here.

You can find Bob Sugar at 17 The Esplanade, Torquay