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2017 melbourne food and wine festival

MELBOURNE | As you probably know, the World’s 50 Best Restaurant Awards are coming to Melbourne this year, and will see many of the world’s top chefs and food personalities descending on the city. It coincides with this year’s Melbourne Food & Wine Festival, which means there are some pretty

jalisco mexican windsor

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

hao phong footscray

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,

local burger co carlton north

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

seouljaboy melbourne

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

elysian whisky bar fitzroy

MELBOURNE | The Elysian Whisky Bar is Melbourne’s latest whisky bar from Kelvin Low (ex Whisky and Alement) and Yao Wong (ex White Oak) and brings a Japanese-style whisky experience to this quiet section of Brunswick Road. By Japanese style, we don’t mean Japanese whisky (although there are lots of

lamaros bodega south melbourne

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

above board collingwood

MELBOURNE | Ever since two time bartender of the year award winner Hayden Scott Lambert moved on from his position as head bartender at Bar Americano, we’ve been waiting to see what his next move would be. The answer has finally come in the form of Above Board in Collingwood.

burger block kew

MELBOURNE | The Burger Block is an Asian fusion café in Kew that specializes in unique burger flavours using Asian spices and sauces. Previously a regular café, the same family has owned this venue for 15 years. Being a family-run business, you can often see the owner Brenda or her

petstock adopt a pet

MELBOURNE | So, now that the pictures of the cute puppies have got your attention, we’ve got something to tell you. This Sunday 5 February between 10:00am and 2:00pm, local pet rescue organisations will visit PETstock stores across Victoria to raise awareness of pet adoption as part of National Pet