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The Best Desserts You’ll Find In Melbourne

Dessert is one of life's greatest gifts, either accompanied by a meal or a standalone event, it's just a dish that everyone enjoys.…

U:L By You
The 22 Best Pizza Shops In Melbourne For 2021

Trying to whittle down a list of Melbourne’s best pizza joints is no small feat—it's a dirty job but someone's got to do…

Restaurants
Your Guide To Melbourne’s Best Yum Cha For 2021

Yum cha, it's the special culinary experience that's made up of at least several different snacks to form a meal in its entirety.…

Bars & Pubs
21 Of Melbourne’s Best Rooftop Bars In 2021

It’s been a long year, but we’ve put in the hard work and now it’s time for us to kick back with a drink and sing from the…

U:L By You
The Top 10 Italian Restaurants In Melbourne According To You

To celebrate our 10th birthday here at Urban List, we’re asking you to tell us your top 10 lists over on our Instagram. This time…

Restaurants
22 Of Melbourne’s Best Japanese Restaurants To Scope Out In 2022

Japanese cuisine is truly an all-rounder. Depending on the dish, it can be delicate enough for a light lunch or pack enough punch as a…

U:L By You
Where To Find The Best Restaurants In Melbourne’s CBD

It’s no secret that Melbourne’s CBD is home to some of the best restaurants in the world, our innovative and ever-expanding…

Things To Do
Melbourne’s Good Beer Week Is Back For 2021 And These Are The Events You Cannot Miss

It’s that wonderful time of the year again as lagers, stouts, sours, pilsners and pale ales descend upon Melbourne for Good Beer Week…

What's On
Munch On Gelato Tacos At This Epic Tex-Mex Rooftop Party

Summer might be over but that doesn’t mean the rooftop bar vibes have to stop. That’s why several hospitality…

Bars & Pubs
20 Of Melbourne’s Best Craft Breweries To Hit Up When You Need A Cold One

Now that colder weather is upon us, craft beer is the best excuse to wet your beak and warm up while the sun’s out (or below…

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Start Planning, Here’s How To Live Your Best Life In Iso This Long Weekend

Your long weekend road trip might be cancelled but there’s no need to mope. The Easter long weekend is certainly looking a little…

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Get Ready To Pop Some Tags, An Op-Shop Bar Just Opened In The CBD

This might be the most ‘Melbourne’ thing we’ve ever had to write up this year: an op shop bar just popped up in the CBD.…

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Get Spooked At This Immersive Dance Theatre Horror Experience Set In A Caulfield Mansion

If you love a good jump scare, read on because this one’s definitely not for the faint of heart. MANSION is a fully immersive dance,…

News
Heads Up, Tokyo Tina Just Launched An All-Vegan ‘Feed Me’ Menu

Tokyo Tina's cult 'Feed Me' banquet-style feast now has a moreish, vegan counterpart on offer and we couldn’t be more…

Restaurants
Get Your Slurp On At 13 Of Melbourne’s Best Ramen Spots

Ah, ramen. How could something so simple be so delicious? After all, it's just noodles and broth, right? Noodles cooked to the exact…

Restaurants
Inside The Iconic CBD Beer Garden That’s Been Turned Into A New York-Style Italian Bistro

Trunk Restaurant & Bar had a successful 12-year reign at 275 Exhibition Street. And after six years of concept development, Pepe’s…

Bars & Pubs
Sip On 10 Of The Best Espresso Martinis In Melbourne

Espresso and cocktails; no one in the world celebrates their existence and blends them together as well as Melbourne does. That’s why…

News
Bring Treats, Chapel Street Is Now The First Pet-Friendly Shopping Precinct In Australia

If you wish you could take your furry pal everywhere around Melbs, get ready for some amazing news. As of last week, Chapel Street…

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Get Drooling, The Night Noodle Markets’ Dates And Line-Up Have Been Announced

You’ve been so patient Melbourne but the time has finally come. Yep, it’s that time of year again where we gather together for a…

Restaurants
8 Restaurants To Check Out Next Time You’re In Kensington

Tucked between North Melbourne and Flemington, Kensington is an adorable suburb that often flies under the radar. Packed with great cafes…

Bars & Pubs
Inside The Massive Beer Oasis Hidden In A Preston Warehouse

If you remove the giant neon ‘Moon Dog World’ sign off the ginormous warehouse that actually houses Moon Dog World you…

What's On
Get Pumped, This Huge Multi-Sensory Outdoor Light Installation Is Coming Back Next Month

This year marks a decade of Melbourne Music Week and if one thing’s for sure, they’re going all out to celebrate. Not only have…

Music
Here Are All The Gigs Worth Going To In Melbourne This October

Woah, this October is looking mighty fine with something to satisfy all types of muso’s. We’ve got some golden oldies, new…

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Get Spooked At Luna Park’s Massive Halloween Festival Next Month

If you weren't excited for Halloween before, now’s the time to get on board, because Spooktober Festival is coming back this…

Bars & Pubs
8 Melbourne Nightclubs That Probably Won’t Give You Deep Regret

We’re heading into the warmer months, guys. And that means it’s time to come out of hibernation and hit up some of…

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Woah, A Super Long Keanu Reeves Marathon Is Hitting Melbourne Next Month

It’s a well-known fact that if you don’t like Keanu Reeves, you basically don’t have a soul. That said, before Keanu…

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The Australian Ballet Is Putting On A Free Show Under The Stars Next Month

If one thing’s for sure, Regional Victoria has got it going on. And this year things certainly haven’t been any different. This…

Restaurants
Here Are 15 Of Melbourne’s Best Places To Have Your Office Christmas Party

The most wonderful time of the year is fast approaching: a chance to let your hair down and get a bit rowdy with your coworkers (hey,…

News
Get Ready For Summer, Arbory Afloat Is Returning To The Yarra This Month

There isn’t a single thing that’s disappointing about Arbory Afloat. Well, aside from the fact that we can’t enjoy it all…

Activities & Itineraries
Get Those Sparks Flying With 10 Of Melbourne’s Best Date Nights

Dead cute if you get them right, activity dates are guaranteed to earn you maximum kudos with your date’s friends. No pasta and white…

Cafes
Inside Footscray’s Hidden European Cafe Bar

I walked by Romans Original twice before I actually found it. Partly because I’m directionally challenged and partly because the venue…

Bars & Pubs
The Best Happy Hours In Melbourne’s CBD

Treating yourself with $25 cocktails that come with salt rims or fairy floss is all fun and games until you get hit with that dreaded bill…

Bars & Pubs
The Verdict | Bask In Ultimate Cosiness At Brunswick’s New Log Cabin-Inspired Bar

It’s no secret that Melbourne winters are pretty horrible. But you know what’s even more horrible? Going through a full winter…

Bars & Pubs
The Verdict | Inside The CBD’s Late Night New York-Influenced French Brasserie

Michael and Zara Madrusan (Made in the Shade Group) have a real knack for giving us exactly what we want. With the likes of The Everleigh,…

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What You Need To Know About This Year’s White Night

White Night is scheduled to dazzle Melbourne for another installation this year, except instead of one single night, we’re getting…

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Warm Up At The Massive Fire Festival Coming To Docklands This Month

If you too have been suffering from seasonal affective disorder, let me just throw some words out there for you: fireworks, flame jets, fire…

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10 Things To Do In Melbourne This June

The silver lining of Melbourne’s miserable winter is that there is a huge range of (mostly indoor or undercover) events happening over…

Bars & Pubs
The Verdict | We Checked Out The Cher Shrine At Fitzroy’s New Disco Dive Bar

The Lame Duck is everything you’ve ever wanted from of a 70s-themed disco dive bar: wood panelling, Billy Bass singing fish, pink palm…

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What’s On This Valentine’s Day In Melbourne

Valentines Day. The day of love, the day of expensive flowers and the day of desperate, last-minute dinner reservations. As much as some of…

Activities & Itineraries
12 Spring Dates In Melbourne That Won’t Break The Bank

  Spring is definitely my favourite time of year. Not just because it’s my birthday (though this is a large reason), but because…

Restaurants
Melbourne’s Best Chinese Restaurants

It's almost weekly when we find ourselves thinking "where can we get some good chinese food in Melbourne?", and no doubt you're all…