Sample flavours from across the world at restaurants in Pakenham. Pakenham is one of Melbourne's most thriving satellite suburbs, and that's great news for visitors and local diners looking for a place to eat. There are plenty of great restaurant choices here no matter what cuisine you prefer. Diners who enjoy food from Thailand, for example, can sample dishes like satay skewers and pad Thai at Thai restaurants in Pakenham. Those who prefer something a little more Australian, meanwhile, can enjoy dishes like burgers, pies and more.