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The Best Chinese Restaurants In Melbourne (We Reckon) In 2024

Arguably one of the greatest, most historic and popular cuisines that the world has to offer, it’s never a surprise to our wallets or…

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The Best Japanese Melbourne Restaurants, 2024 Edition

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…

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2024 Hit List: The Best Restaurants In Melbourne CBD

Melbourne/Naarm is home to some of the best restaurants in the world, our innovative and ever-expanding dining scene continues to flourish…

Restaurants

The Best Italian Restaurants In Melbourne For 2024

It's a tough gig narrowing down the best Italian restaurants in Melbourne/Naarm. We’re home to some of the best osterias and…

Bars & Pubs

The Best Rooftop Bars In Melbourne Right Now

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…

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An All-New Movie-Going Experience Is Sweeping Melbourne With The Arrival Of FoMo Cinemas

In just a few days time, new-comer FoMo Cinemas in East Brunswick Village is set to pop corn for the first time to debut a new…

Restaurants

The Best Christmas Party Venues In Melbourne For 2023

Finding the perfect venue for your Christmas soiree isn’t the easiest job (I mean, no one wants to have drinks at the office…).…

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The Best Pizza In Melbourne, 2024 Edition

One of the most important food groups to Melburnians, pizza is held in a treasured category of its own. Boasting some of the finest…

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The Best Yum Cha In Melbourne, 2023

Yum Cha, it's the culinary experience that's greater than the sum of its parts, and each part is already pretty delicious.…

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See Vivid Sydney In A Whole New Light With These One-Off Experiences

From scenic flights to night kayaking, luxe harbour cruises, haunted ghost tours, and more. 

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Mega-Venue, HER, Is Throwing A Heaving NYE Party, And They’re Opening A New Level To Celebrate

Those lucky enough to have scored an invite to HER’s launch party earlier this year will recall (or perhaps, won’t recall) the…

Pets

Bring Treats, Chapel Street Is The Pet-Friendly Shopping Precinct In Melbourne’s South

If you wish you could take your furry pal everywhere around Melbs, get ready for some amazing news.

Bars & Pubs

Where To Find The Best Espresso Martinis In Melbourne For 2022

When it comes to cocktails no one does it quite like Melbourne’s bar scene. But the test of a truly vetted venue might just be its…

Restaurants

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.…

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…

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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 warmer weather is upon us, craft beer is the best excuse to wet your beak while the sun’s out (or below the…

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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

MANSION is a fully immersive dance, theatre circus and horror experience that breaks down the wall between performer and audience member…

Features

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

Whether you're a fan of creamy tonkatsu or a lighter miso broth, we have assembled our definitive list of Melbourne’s tastiest…

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…

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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

Moon Dog World boasts 72 taps, a hidden tiki bar, a lagoon and waterfall and a full food menu; all of which basically guarantees you…

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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

We’ve done the hard slog for you and picked out our faves of this month’s gig lineup. See you there.

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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

Before Keanu Reeves reprises two of his iconic roles in both The Matrix 4 and Bill & Ted Face The Music, Lido is here to take you on a…

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

This October, things are about to get taken up a notch with Ballet Under The Stars, a free outdoor performance of Giselle, popping up at…

Features

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

Finally, we’ve got four words we know you’ve been waiting to hear all winter: Arbory Afloat is back.

Activities & Itineraries

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

No pasta and white tablecloths here, no sir. Here are Melbourne’s best activity date nights.

Cafes

Inside Footscray’s Hidden European Cafe Bar

You can see how a place like Romans Original slowly but surely burrows its way into the hearts of the locals—it’s a no-frills…

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

Cold weather is a North American log cabin's entire raison d'être—it’s because, for half the year, all you want to…

Bars & Pubs

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

Bar Margaux is a bar first, where you can truly roll in at any hour and have some great food and drinks.

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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 means its time to get that haircut, refresh your Tinder bio and take bae on the date they so desperately deserve.…