Food

Where to eat and drink in Melbourne.
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MELBOURNE | Noosa’s popular Betty’s Burgers & Concrete Co. launched in Melbourne in December, and from almost day one, had queues outside the door. While the queues have died off since then, the place is still very popular, which begs the question of why? There’s no shortage of quality burgers

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MELBOURNE | Balaclava favourite Uncle recently opened a second location, at the Parliament Station end of Collins Street and, being fans of the original, we were keen to check out the CBD spot when invited to the launch party. For those who are unaware, Uncle is a modern Vietnamese restaurant

MELBOURNE | Higher Ground Melbourne was one of the hottest breakfast spots to open in 2016, although calling it simply ‘a breakfast spot’ is understating things. Higher Ground is run by the same folks behind hugely popular cafes Top Paddock and The Kettle Black, and is described by co-owner Nathan

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MELBOURNE | Pastuso, San Telmo’s sister restaurant, is tucked away at the end of ACDC lane and has been serving up Peruvian food for around three years. Peruvian is one of those cuisines that’s been heralded as “the next big thing” for a while, but hasn’t really managed to take

Agathé Pâtisserie

MELBOURNE | Agathé Kerr has brought her famous French pastries to Melbourne’s CBD, opening Agathé Pâtisserie Petite in Royal Arcade. Growing up in Paris, Agathé loved the pace and atmosphere of the city, so opening a store in the CBD was a natural progression for her. The hole-in-the-wall space, which

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MELBOURNE | Jalisco Mexican in Windsor is named after the Mexican state which gave birth to many things that we associate with Mexico today – mariachi, tequila, and birria just to name a few. Husband and wife team Ali and Rebecca Kartel created Jalisco simply as a place where they

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MELBOURNE | Hao Phong is a Footscray institution that’s always full of people enjoying the wide array of authentic Vietnamese and Chinese dishes on offer. The restaurant, like many others in the area, is has a relatively bare bones fit-out while service is neither particularly friendly or rude, it is,

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MELBOURNE | The Local Burger Co. Carlton North is a place that’s eschewed the recent trend towards American style burgers to instead offer creations more in line with what you would have expected a higher end burger place to offer before the recent burger craze that swept across Melbourne. It’s not

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MELBOURNE | Seouljaboy in Melbourne’s CBD is Korean fusion spot that mixes Eastern and Western flavours across a range of share plate dishes. The venue is unassuming from the street, and walking inside you’re greeted with an interesting space. It’s quite industrial, with a large ceiling, and lots of concrete. To

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MELBOURNE | Lamaro’s Hotel is the newest incarnation of this classic South Melbourne watering hole, which has adopted its former name after a short stint as the Spanish inspired Lamaro’s Bodgea. Architects Techne (Lee Ho Fook, Botherambo) spruced up the venue when the initial change occurred and thankfully that old