Prahran market is a place full of food. It is a foodies heaven. Here you can find several fresh food items as well as coffee and baklava. Here you can attend the free cooking demonstrations on Thursday and Fridays as well as some on Saturdays.
It has some of the best macaroons around as well as fresh pasta, fruits, vegetables, meat, seafood etc. And there is live seafood in the seafood tank. Most of the food there is fresh and some of it is cheap. Oh and they also stock some really gourmet cheese, dips and meats. The dips are $4 each or you can buy 4 for $10.
There are plenty of food to sample from one of the many retailers. On Saturdays there is heaps more food to try.
Most people in this area are willing to help you if you get lost. Or if you are looking for something in particular most people can assist you.
There is a courtyard area where you can relax and have some fun. You can also enjoy a meal from one of the neighboring restaurants and cafes. There are many kids events out in the courtyard during the week. And there sometimes is an animal farm.
Entry is free and you can catch the number 72 tram from the city. Parking can be a bit difficult to find in this area.
Dogs are most welcome here and this is a dog friendly place.