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Fresco is the besto! Fresco Dinning Restaurant is the main restaurant for Amora Hotel’s Riverwalk boutique hotel on the Yarra River, in Richmond. Sitting in the courtyard of the restaurant, you look over lush green lawns that reach the edge of the Yarra River. Busy Bridge Road is behind you, with the regular rattle of the trams creating a quintessential Melbourne experience. Fresco’s has a number of menu options for patrons. Set meal options in either two ($36) or three-course ($42), an early diners menu for those who want to make an early start and be out before 7pm, a specially designed kids menu and the a la carte. Good things have been said about the seafood platter, at only $25 you get market fresh saffron battered fish fillets, panko prawns, panko calamari, seasoned fries and a number of dipping sauces. For the vegetarians, the tagine of chickpea chermoula, cranberry couscous, char-grilled eggplant and toasted almonds will rock your world. Good old fashion favourite deserts such as pavlova, home-made ice cream in jam jars and lemon tart will top off a meal of decadence. Best Dish: spinach and ricotta ravioli with napoli sauce, baby summer spinach leaves and parmesan shavings.