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AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND | The Entertainment Book has always been very popular in Australia and New Zealand, giving people the opportunity to dine at a variety of restaurants in their city while saving money with great deals. It’s not just restaurants that the guide offers, but also a range

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MELBOURNE | Taxi Kitchen started in 2014 as a re-invention of Taxi Dining Room, a traditional fine dining restaurant which was great in its own right however it was not keeping up with the move towards a more casual dining experience. As such Taxi Kitchen was created with a focus

There are many contenders for the best dumplings in the world. By the best we don’t mean best places to eat dumplings, but rather the best kinds of dumplings. But what is a dumpling? Depending on where you are in the world, the food that first comes to mind when

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Stoke Bar + Kitchen Melbourne is the newly transformed downstairs area of Stokehouse in Melbourne’s CBD. Most of us are well aware for the horrible incident that occurred at Stokehouse St Kilda, the sea side landmark which was destroyed by fire. A few months later Stokehouse reopened on Albert Place near

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Last month, Melbourne’s Mamasita launched their in house Mezcaliers (Agave sommelier), an idea that’s been a while in the making and is an Australian first. Think sommeliers, but for agave spirits. Every night of the week, the restaurant will have a Mezcalier dedicated to answering any/all things agave, available to walking

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Istanbul is a city that’s much larger than many realise. Spread out over 5,343 square kilometres, the former capital of Turkey (today the capital is Ankara) is home to 14.4 million people, making it the 5th largest city in the world. The city is one of the world’s true crossroads,

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Brisbane is somewhere we’d been meaning to get to forever but hadn’t had the chance to until now. We stayed at the excellent TRYP Fortitude Valley and spent a lot of our time exploring this area which, around Ann, James and Constance streets, has a lot to offer. We also explored

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Brother Burger and the Marvellous Brew opened in Fitzroy in 2012 and with its combination of 100% wagyu burger patties, the immersive feel of the open kitchen and a rotating craft beer range, quickly became my favourite place to get a burger in Melbourne. When Brother Burger announced that they were

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Southgate Moveable Feasts is a food event designed to take diners on a hosted tour around some of the eating establishments along Melbourne’s Yarra River, in the heart of the city. Diners will have the opportunity to sample cuisines from sampling from Japanese, Italian and German to Irish and Australian, with a

Authentic Vietnamese street food in Melbourne has traditionally been found in suburbs such as Richmond and Springvale, with CBD venues typically limited to franchises such as Roll’d and Baget which have more of a fast food feel to them. As a result we were very interested when we were invited by The