Where to eat and drink in Melbourne.
proud sprout collingwood

MELBOURNE | Proud Sprout is a newly opened cafe in Collingwood that aims to offer something a bit different than your usual breakfast and brunch fare in this part of town. Owned by husband and wife team Karishma and Waseem (ex Little Temper), who grew up in Nepal and Sri

oppa kitchen melbourne cbd

MELBOURNE | Oppa Kitchen is a Korean restaurant on Swanston Street that draws your attention with its eye catching clean exterior, modern signage, and neon. The inside follows the same pattern, and is a long, narrow space with a modern, clean interior across two floors. The menu features a range

proof is in the pudding south yarra

MELBOURNE | Proof is in the Pudding is a place we first noticed a while back while scrolling through Instagram. What got our attention were the delectable looking cakes and baked goodies captured fantastically on the thread. City Lane contributor Nicole visited in person, and confirmed that the cakes tasted

minh tan 2 richmond

MELBOURNE | Minh Tan 2 has been around since 1992, and has remained a popular spot throughout the years for a very simple reason. It offers a good range of tasty Vietnamese and Cantonese dishes at an affordable price, at a consistent level every time. You’re not coming to Minh

sartoria preston

MELBOURNE | A riddle to go with your coffee – what do you get when you combine an old dress shop, a family affair, and Preston’s love for a morning mimosa? Sartoria. The equation adds up; I promise. Adriana Agricola’s mother owned a dressmaking, bridal and evening wear business for

nene chicken

MELBOURNE | Everyone loves Korean fried chicken right? Well NeNe Chicken is a fried chicken chain that’s been specialising in all sorts of combinations and permutations of the good stuff since 1999 in South Korean, and more recently in Australia. NeNe means Yes! Yes! in Korean, and is meant to

glovers station elsternwick

MELBOURNE | Glovers Station is an intriguingly attractive café whose red-bricked Tudor-style exterior stands out in the leafy suburb of Elsternwick. Previously a service station, the venue underwent an entire refurbishment to become the contemporary food, drink and leisure haven that it is today. Fronted by an open courtyard, the

homi noodle bar melbourne cbd

MELBOURNE | HOMI Noodle Bar is the newest venture from the team of family and friends turned restaurateurs behind Workshop Brothers and The Northcote STN. It’s a modern Vietnamese restaurant that’s a little bit Hanoi, a little bit Ho Chi Minh City, and a little bit Melbourne. Walk inside and

donut beer fest 2017

MELBOURNE | Just when you started to forget how the caramel notes of an amber beer perfectly compliment the rich, gooey filling of a custard donut, Melbourne’s Donut & Beer Fest returns with gusto for a second round. Tailored to the winter season, the festival will include more donuts than

mr miyagi windsor

MELBOURNE | Mr Miyagi is a modern Japanese eatery on Chapel Street that’s built a solid following of customers who keep coming back for tasty, inventive Japanese food in a fun dining environment. Walk inside the venue and you’re greeted with a slick space full of neon lights, snappy slogans,