Being based in the fresh produce hub that is the South Melbourne Market, our menu is created using the using the best ingredients available.
We have a simple but considered approach to our cooking – it allows the ingredients to dictate the menu but are prepared to show them at their absolute best.
Shop 13 & 14 South Melbourne Market
At present we are open on market trading days, stay tuned for extended hours coming soon.
Wednesday 7.30am – 4pm
Friday 7.30am – 5pm
Saturday 7.30am – 4pm
Sunday 7.30am – 4pm
Private bookings and catering by arrangement
Eugene Lavery is chef and owner with 25 years experience. He has lived in South Melbourne for over 15 years, visiting the Market weekly.
In opening Proper & Son he wanted to create an authentic eatery for lovers of seasonal produce.