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Experience Melbourne's mix of cultures in its myriad restaurants, cafes, bistros and bars. Whether you're after modern, traditional, exotic or homespun flavours – Melbourne's eclectic dining scene offers a startling array of the world's great cuisines, from popular favourites to the truly groundbreaking.
Share a drink while snacking on high end tapas in a laneway eatery, take on a Szechuan chilli dish in Chinatown, or break out of the CBD and discover the city's specialist eating destinations – Richmond for Vietnamese, Carlton's 'Little Italy', Fitzroy for Spanish and Brunswick for Lebanese.
When your bartender has to don gloves and goggles to prepare your cocktail of choice, you know that this is something they take very seriously.
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Bring an appetite for excess at Perry's original, with the wines as fine as the pampered meats. Awarded two hats by The Age Good Food Guide.
From Movida’s Mykal Batholomew and Longrain chef, Adam D’Sylva, this hatted eatery ticks all the right boxes without taking itself too seriously.
Take your drinking to a new level of sophistication at this decadent Japanese-influenced bar and lounge offering libation with unmatched elegance.
George Calomabaris pays homage to his heritage at his licensed souvlaki bar with souvas, salads and snacks punters can eat in, in style, or take away.
New American cuisine ditches the dude food tag and gets sophisticated at this New York-style bar/eatery, with Michael Roszbach (ex Cookie) in charge.
You're supposed to go for the beef at The Point, and it will knock your socks off, so you should make a repeat booking to sample the rest of the menu.
Anoint St Ali of South Melbourne your patron saint and savour in his name the carefully crafted espressos and the excellent breakfast and lunch.
Melbourne is a melting pot of cultures, a fact reflected in its restaurants, cafes, bistros and bars. Feast on a dizzying spread of the world's great cuisines.
Enjoy innovative cuisines as you discover Melbourne's best dining experiences at restaurants celebrated by critics and locals alike.
Take an unexpected turn, duck into one of Melbourne's famed laneways, scamper up some stairs and take a tipple in a bar with a distinct personality.
Get a taste for Melbourne's serious coffee culture with a perfect brew or take-home beans from favourite local coffee roasters and cafes.
Melburnians love their pubs almost as much as they love their footy. And with imaginative pub grub, sunny beer gardens and killer live music, what's not to love?
You don't need a stash of cash to eat well in Melbourne. Treat your tastebuds without testing your credit limit at one of the city's many affordable restaurants.
Make getting out of bed worthwhile: rise and shine with connoisseur coffee and mouthwatering meals at Melbourne's favourite breakfast spots.
Follow the aromas of freshly extracted single origin coffee beans down cobblestoned laneways and into laid-back coffee strips for that caffeine buzz.
When there's no going home on an empty stomach and you're looking for something more than a kebab, these Melbourne eateries come to the rescue.
Attica and Brae make their mark on The World's 50 Best Restaurants list
Ben Shewry's Attica is officially Australia's best restaurant after being named #32 on S. Pellegrino's World's 50 Best Restaurants list.
Taste what the fuss is about at Citi Chef of the Year Dan Hunter's Otways hideaway, hatted by The Age Good Food Guide.
A series of cooking demos covering classic Italian dishes. The chefs at Mr Collins will share their tips and tricks to perfecting classic Italian...
Brooke Meredith, model and founder of the popular health and fitness blog, 'A Conscious Collection', is hosting an intimate cooking class at Urban...
Pinot Noir has become so popular with wine drinkers around the world that prices have increased and it is now the 10th most planted grape variety....
A great way to catch up with friends or entertain the kids with Little Kitchen on Lilian's Christmas themed High Tea. Snow men, Christmas trees,...
The Last Jar and Glendalough Distillery are making the illegal regal by celebrating poitín, the most authentic of Irish poisons, at the inaugural...
The annual Time Out Melbourne Bar Awards are returning once again on Monday December 7 to raise a glass to the city’s hottest watering-holes and most...
Basil, Sybil and Manuel continue their globetrotting exploits this year, popping up in over 20 countries. In December they are stopping off for a...
El Atino & Co. , Richmond's friendly new Latin café and food store, is launching its cooking school on Wednesday 9 December. The EA&Co. cooking...
Melbourne has more than 3,500 restaurants and serves up cuisines from more than 70 countries.
Support one of Melbourne's social enterprise businesses for a feel good return on your dollars and cents.
Take your pick of what's going to leave you feeling most warm and fuzzy about dining on the Middle Eastern influenced fare at Feast of Merit.
Drink to the future at the newly opened Shebeen – a non-profit bar that sends profits back to aid projects in each drink's country of origin.
Sit down for a coffee and seasonal cuisine and help save the world at this social enterprise that distributes its profits to development projects.
Few things make you feel better than frocking up in glad rags that have been made with a conscience, so where better to shop than The Social Studio?
Sit back with a full stomach after the bush tucker meets fine dining experience, plus the warm fuzzy glow of supporting a worthy social initiative.
Head to Long Street Coffee for coffee and snacks from Melbourne's best roasters and cafes and give young refugees a head start with their careers.
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