Scrutinise an intensive day's racing action with friends and fellow F1 fans over drinks and the kind of food that encourages lively chats. Weigh up the merits of this year's most likely contenders and who'll take out the championship as you choose between succulent seafood, going Greek or a late-night Vietnamese feast. Alternatively, let the pizzas roll or tuck into an almighty burger, the very definition of high performance food. These five recommendations will set you in the right direction.
Claypots Evening Star
Bop along to the live piano while the seafood you've carefully chosen is grilled to perfection on the teppanyaki grill in the bustling open kitchen.
Extra travel time is worth it for the souvlaki perfection achieved by George Calombaris' maestros, with souvas, salads, snacks and drinks not standing on ceremony.
Acland St Cantina
Swing by after the daily grind for gluten-free pizza and house red, followed by a shot of one of 20 varieties of tequila and some global beats.
Come as late as you like to savour scrumptious Vietnamese faves sourced from the best local market produce, plus a pick from the inspired range of cocktails.