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Melbourne’s lauded food scene is one of the city’s biggest drawcards. With new restaurants, bars, cafes and late-night cocktail haunts opening each week, locals and visitors always have a long list of new places to sample fresh flavours and find the next, big must-taste drink or dish.
While the city of Melbourne is known for its wealth of first class dining opportunities, regional Victoria has plenty of restaurants to rival the greats of the city dining scene. In fact, some of Australia’s most awarded and esteemed chefs choose to set up shop in Victoria’s regional towns. No doubt drawn in by the slower pace of life and direct access to the region’s best fresh produce, premium dairy and meat, many well-travelled chefs can be found manning the pans in places like Daylesford, Mildura, Bendigo, Ballarat and beyond.
No matter the season or the stretch of coastline, there’s top notch fish and chips to be found in many of Victoria’s coastal towns and villages. Here are some of the top picks.
Ideas for day-stop cruise passengers – how to capture the essence of Melbourne in just 12 hours.
These regional cafes are serious about the bean; sourcing the best from around the world to roast onsite and serve with a produce-packed brunch.
Buck Mulligan’s Irish Whiskey Bar and Bookshop
Melbourne is a moving feast for foodies – here is a selection of the latest plates being gobbled up by the city’s foodies.
Clean, lean and green: city cafes are becoming increasingly adventurous and are catering to those who want a healthier alternative to the breakfast fry up.
The son of European Jews who moved to Australia to escape the Nazis, Peter Singer studied philosophy in Melbourne before moving to Oxford. He has campaigned against cruelty to animals, […]
From patisseries to brasseries to crêperies, here are 10 of the best French eateries to frequent on Bastille Day, or following a visit to Degas: A New Vision, the National Gallery of Victoria’s latest exhibition celebrating one of the great French Impressionists.
From cold-drip, siphon, nitro and pour over, boutique varieties of milk or no milk at all – caffeine connoisseurs can experience all the latest brew styles and trends in Melbourne.
Is it Prahran? Is it Windsor? Even locals get confused on the name of this hip southern neighbourhood, located just five kilometres from the city centre. But both occupy slightly […]
Just like coffee connoisseurs, those who are serious about their chai know when a true brew hits their lips.
Casper, the two-year-old Golden Retriever (aka @casper_the_goldie), one of Melbourne’s most popular canine social media influencers, sniffs out his top things to do in Melbourne.
F.T.W Mutiny on the Bay is a six-month pop up on the north bank of the Yarra River, an (till now) unused piece of land that connects Melbourne’s city centre, Docklands and the Yarra River.
Because cheering at the Melbourne Cup is thirsty work, here are some food and drink suggestions, inspired by Cup winners of the past.