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    Now Open: You Can Play Free Pool and Tuck Into Med-Inspired Loaded Sangas at The Continental in Collingwood

    This is a takeaway joint at its heart, but you're more than welcome to stick around and play pool with other customers.

  • News

    Now Open: Windsor Wine Room Is Bringing Laidback Sips and Creative Snacks to Chapel Street

    Keep it classic with a rosé matched with burrata and oysters, or get a bit more playful by pairing a natty number with octopus and nduja gnocchi.

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    Coming Soon: Chris Lucas Is Bringing Two New Restaurants to Bourke Street's Billion-Dollar Office Tower in Spring 2026

    The "new-style Chinese" restaurant and "sophisticated Mediterranean" diner are slated to open in 2026.

  • News

    Now Open: Drop by Brunetti Classico's New Coburg Concept Store for Cake Consultations and Takeaway Bites

    Either nab your favourite Brunetti torta to take home, or team up with a cake consultant to dream up your own delicious masterpiece.

  • News

    Josh Niland's Latest Cookbook Has Won One of the Top Gongs at the 2024 James Beard Awards

    Chinese Australian food writer Hetty Lui McKinnon was also named among this year's top cookbook authors, illustrators, designers and food journalists.

  • News

    Grazeland Is Getting the Winter Wonderland Treatment with Falling Snow, Firepits and Plenty of Mulled Wine

    Cosy up by the firepits while tucking into dumplings, raclette, curries and hot jam doughnuts.

Latest Guides
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    It's Official: Neil Perry Has Been Named an Icon by One of the World's Top Culinary Awards

    The World's 50 Best Restaurants Awards 2024 honoured the top Sydney chef with its coveted Woodford Reserve Icon Award.

  • News

    Coming Soon: Big Names From Grossi Group and Purple Pit Are Among the Folks Behind Med-Inspired Restaurant and Bar Orlo

    This multi-level Collingwood restaurant and bar is set to open soon within an 1880s cordial factory.

  • News

    Now Open: Strange Bedfellows Rum and Champagne Come Together at Brunswick Street's New Lola Belle

    We all love unlikely animal friend pairings, so why wouldn't wouldn't feel the same way about surprising booze combos?

  • News

    Now Open: Step Through a False Wall to Find The Bon Vivant's Companion's Hidden Whisky Bar

    This new Mornington bar offers up a bit of old-world luxury — even if you can't find its secret whisky bar.

  • News

    Now Open: Champagne Problems Is the New Grown-Up Sister Venue to Evie's Disco Diner

    If you loved drinking and dancing at Evie’s but now feel a little too old for it, consider a trip to its older sibling in the CBD.

  • News

    Melbourne's Best Underground Bars That Are Actually Underground

    From Mexican-themed mezcal bars, to haunts with over 400 different spirits, these are the best bars under the city.

Latest Places
  • Restaurant

    Prefisso 3088

    2 Hopkins Street, Greensborough

    With its relaxed, welcoming atmosphere and well-crafted authentic Italian pizzas, Prefisso 3088 is the kind of local pizzeria every suburb deserves.

  • Restaurant

    Tawooq

    109 Lygon Street, Brunswick East

    Tawooq is slinging loaded Lebanese sandwiches and wraps in Brunswick East — all for under $15.

  • Restaurant

    Woo399 Korean BBQ Restaurant

    399 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne

    Pick your meat from the fridge, pay at the counter and then cook up your own personalised KBBQ feast.

  • Restaurant

    p r o v a

    822 High Street, Thornbury

    Come Friday and Saturday evenings, Pastificio Sandro transforms from an Italian grocer specialising in fresh pasta into a hidden restaurant.

  • Restaurant

    Hotel Lona

    473 Nepean Highway, Frankston

    A two-level venue with a restaurant, public bar and rooftop in one of Frankston’s oldest buildings.

  • Bar

    Oliver's Corner

    Davey Street, Frankston

    A waterside restaurant and bar right on Frankston Beach.

  • Restaurant

    Bansho

    960 High Street, Armadale

    French and Japanese cuisines cleverly combine at Armadale's outstanding fine diner.

  • Bar

    CDMX Brunswick East

    315 Lygon Street, Brunswick East

    It's best known for its birria tacos, but CDMX is also home to some of the best Mexican food in Melbourne.

  • Restaurant

    Atria

    650 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne

    Be sure to take your time when visiting Atria, not just to admire the city skyline, but to fully appreciate all the skill and passion that's gone into the food and drink offerings.

  • Restaurant

    Bang Bang Hampton

    315 Hampton Street, Hampton

    This outpost is cooking up a fusion of Southeast Asian, Japanese, Korean and Indian eats.

  • News

    Now Open: Hotel Nacional Is Hardware Lane's New Five-Storey, Totally Gluten-Free Mexican Restaurant and Bar

    The huge new CBD venue boasts a ten-strong margarita menu, a rooftop bar with city views, and an impressive lineup of tequila, mezcal and raicilla.

  • News

    We Challenged an Editor to Eat Nothing But 7-Eleven Food Using the Menulog App For a Week

    Our writer accepted a challenge to test just how convenient a convenience store can be.

  • News

    Important Doughnut News: Krispy Kreme Is Giving Away 100,000 Freebies for National Doughnut Day 2024

    If you love Krispy Kreme's sweet glazed doughnuts, the best day of the year is upon us again.

  • News

    Now Open: Mork's New Two-Storey Concept Store Is Home to Its Most-Experimental Creations

    The new site is showcasing the team's unconventional chocolate bars, elaborate drinking chocolates that never made it onto the menu, chocolate cocktail pairings and creative desserts.

  • News

    The CBD's Purple Pit Is Now Offering 20-Percent Off the Entire Bill for Service Industry Workers

    Anyone who works in the hospitality, education, social services or healthcare industries gets 20% off the bill when they visit on Wednesday nights.

Latest Events
  • News

    Now Open: Romanello Is Serving Loaded Sangas and Pizza by the Slice Across From the Queen Vic Market

    The team is sourcing the vast majority of its ingredients from local market traders.

  • News

    Sydney Bartender Jake Down From Pleasure Club Has Just Been Crowned Australia's Best for 2024

    Sydney, Perth and Hobart were all represented in Australia's Diageo World Class Bartender of the Year showdown, but only the Harbour City came out on top.

  • News

    Just Like Its Meatless Meatballs, IKEA Is Now Serving Up Plant-Based Hot Dogs at Its Australian Stores

    That $2 hot dog on the way to the car now comes in a meat-free version made with rice protein, carrot, onion and apple.

  • Guide

    Melbourne's 23 Best Hearty Winter Roasts

    Warm up on a wintry weekend with juicy roast meats and plenty of gravy at these old-school Melbourne pubs and neighbourhood restaurants.

  • Guide

    The 33 Best Restaurants for Group Bookings in Melbourne

    These spots are large (and rowdy) enough to host all your mates for dinner.

  • Guide

    The 17 Best Bars for Dancing in Melbourne

    Forget about the week that was and cut some shapes on these tried and tested Melbourne dance floors.

  • News

    Josh and Julie Niland's Saint Peter Is the Only Australian Eatery on 2024's World's Top 50 Restaurants Longlist

    The Sydney seafood favourite is no stranger to accolades, and picks up some new global recognition before moving into new digs in July.

  • News

    Le Martini Is the World's First-Ever Grey Goose Martini Bar — and It's Pouring Cocktails in Melbourne

    Whether you like your martini shaken, stirred, dry or wet, you'll find it on the menu at this 34-seat cocktail spot.

  • News

    Coming Soon: Grazeland's El Taco Team Is Running the Kitchens at Hotel Mexico and Bar Mexico

    The sites that formerly held Preston's Northside Food Hall and Yarraville's The Mersh will soon house big new Mexican diners.

  • News

    Now Open: Farro Has Brought Its Spelt Pasta and Sourdough Pizza to Moonee Ponds with Its Seventh Melbourne Outpost

    Woodfired pizzas, handmade pasta and a huge selection of vegan options are on offer at this new Italian diner on Puckle Street.

  • News

    Coming Soon: The Grossi Family Is Relaunching Its Wine and Cocktail Bar Arlechin

    The CBD bar reopens this Friday, with the same fit-out but a reimagined food and cocktail menu.

  • News

    You'll Find Flame-Cooked Eats, Hot Toddies, Live Gigs and a Silent Disco at QVM's 2024 Winter Night Market

    The long-running market is back to warm up your Wednesdays with a 13-week program of food, drinks, shopping and entertainment.

  • News

    Eleven Australian Eateries Have Been Named on the World's 101 Best Steak Restaurants List for 2024

    Sydney and Melbourne are officially home to Australia's best steak restaurants — with the Harbour City's Margaret coming in third.

  • News

    The North Fitzroy Arms Hotel Has Reopened with a Light-Handed Refurb — But a Totally Reinvented Food and Drinks Lineup

    The historic inner north pub's front bar remains mostly untouched, while the dining room and menu have been given sleek new makeovers.

  • News

    Now Open: Amar Singh Is Growing His Indian Restaurant Empire with the Colourful Bibi Ji on Lygon Street

    Lygon Street was once almost exclusively home to old-school Italian restaurants, but the strip is increasingly welcoming brilliant Pakistani, Turkish and Indian diners like this one.

  • News

    Bloody Awesome: Four Pillars Is Bringing Back Its Bloody Shiraz Gin for 2024 for Its Ninth Vintage

    Made with Yarra Valley and Faraday shiraz grapes, and best served in a G&T, this cult-favourite tipple is a winter tradition.

  • News

    Coming Soon: Celebrity Chef Luke Mangan Is Returning to Melbourne with His New French Restaurant Bistrot Bisou

    This new French eatery is slated to open in an oft-forgotten corner of the CBD this June.

  • News

    Where to Find Victoria's Best Vanilla Slices

    Mille-feuille, snot-blocks, slices of heaven — here's where to find all the best vanilla slices Victoria has to offer.

  • Guide

    Where to Eat Yum Cha in Melbourne When You're Feeling Like a Bottomless Pit

    It's a truth universally acknowledged that it is impossible to leave yum cha feeling hungry.

  • News

    Coming Soon: The Brass Monkey Is the CBD's New Basement Bar Celebrating Victorian Produce

    The underground bar's wine list, cocktails and food offerings champion produce from all around Victoria.

  • News

    Now Open: William Angliss Students Are Slinging $3.60 Coffees From a Vintage Tram in the CBD

    Score one of Melbourne's cheapest coffees from budding baristas and pastries from chefs in training.

  • News

    Now Open: Longrain Is Serving Reimagined Menu Favourites at Its New Takeaway Canteen in the City

    Make a move – Longrain Canteen is here for a good time, not a long time.

  • News

    KFC Is Opening a Two-Day-Only Crispery Where Everything Is Double-Breaded and Fried — Including Cheesecake and PB&Js

    This Sydney pop-up will give desserts, sandwiches, broccolini and asparagus the KFC treatment — and it's slinging free burgers, too.

  • Guide

    The 20 Best (and Cosiest) Bars and Pubs with Fireplaces in Melbourne for 2024

    Melbourne's infamous chill has set in, so warm up over fireside beers and comforting bowls of pasta.

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