Food & Drink
Melbourne’s Most Anticipated Restaurant And Bar Openings For 2022 And Beyond

It's rare that a week goes by without a new opening here in Australia's dining capital, and no matter the persuasion of your palate,…

Markets & Food Events
Why You Need To Add Budburst Wine Festival To Your November Hit List

Are you a pinot aficionado or a riesling fan? If so, we have the event for you. The Budburst Wine Festival will return next month…

Food & Drink
Melbourne’s Night Noodle Market Is Returning To Birrarung Marr Tomorrow

After a two-year hiatus, Melbourne’s Night Noodle Market is returning for 18 days of Hawker-style eats at its usual home, Birrarung…

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Flag & Spear

Tea. It’s a daily ritual for many of us. We define ourselves by our choice of…

Restaurants
Marko
South Melbourne , VIC

Marko is the newest plant-based kid on the block, setting up shop a stone's throw…

Bakeries & Delis
Tarts Anon
Richmond, VIC

After Dinner by Heston shut its doors at the beginning of Melbourne’s lockdown,…

Things To Do
Take Inspo From National Mushroom Day And Indulge In Your Fave Fungi Feasts

Is there anything better than a mountain of buttery mushrooms on a thick slab of sourdough toast? We think not, however, if you love…

Things To Do
Give Hangxiety The Flick With These 6 Booze-Free Mate Date Ideas

Love your mates but hate the hangover that comes with catching up over a drink or two too many? We hear you.  We know how easy it is…

Food & Drink
Say Goodbye To IRL Grocery Shopping And Hello To 25% Off Your First Order With This App

It’s Monday night, you just knocked off work and you’re absolutely craving your fave spicey rigatoni comfort dinner. You…

Bakeries & Delis
Morning Market
Fitzroy, VIC

The residents of Fitzroy’s Gertrude Street and surrounds quickly became…

Bakeries & Delis
La Central
South Melbourne , VIC

La Central is Melbourne’s first Spanish deli-meets-bodega at South Melbourne…

Food & Drink
Blackhearts & Sparrows | Prahran
South Yarra, VIC

Prahran Market just got an exciting addition last month, and we’re all for it.…

Food & Drink
EziStreat Is North Melbourne’s Neon-Lit And Tokyo-Inspired 600sqm Food Hall

Situated right on Macaulay Road in North Melbourne, EziStreat is a 600sqm food hall residing inside a former industrial…

Food & Drink
3 Easy Japanese Meals To Make At Home

KEWPIE mayo has to be one of the greatest inventions of all time—but we’re not here to tell you things you already know.…

Food & Drink
Get Around The New App Rewarding You For Brunching And Lunching

This month, the gang at AVC have launched The Pass, a fabulous new loyalty app that will earn you big points and perks at over…

Markets & Food Events
Mabu Mabu
South Melbourne, Vic

It’s how Torres Strait islanders welcome people to a feast or banquet, and how…

Bakeries & Delis
Harper & Blohm
Brunswick, VIC

Olivia Sutton opened her highly acclaimed specialty cheese shop, Harper & Blohm,…

Markets & Food Events
Sweet Street Desserts
Hoppers Crossing, VIC

The Melbourne dessert plains are fraught with aggressively sweet competition. And one…

Travel
CinefestOZ Film Festival Is The Perfect Excuse To Live It Up In The Margaret River Region

Synonymous with good food, even better wine, and crystal clear white sand beaches, Busselton, just south of the Margaret River is a…

Markets & Food Events
Miss Trixie Is Hosting Her Very Own Sugary Pop-Up Store With Cake By The Slice

Melbourne's resident dessert queen, Miss Trixie, is going brick and mortar this weekend, setting up a very sugary pop-up store at the…

Food & Drink
Hot Toddies, Live Tunes, Cocktail Masterclasses And More At Holy Water Craft Distillery Festival

Hear ye all craft spirit devotees, Holy Water Craft Distillery Festival is coming to Melbourne this August.  Don’t let the…

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Deep Thornbury
Bulleen , VIC

Deep Thornbury was born like many great ideas, over a few beers. Or as founder Rhys…

Markets & Food Events
Queen Victoria Market
Melbourne , VIC

People always say things like ‘Oh, the Queen Vic Market has been there…

Markets & Food Events
South Melbourne Market
South Melbourne, VIC

There are two truly iconic markets in Melbourne, when you get right down to…

Food & Drink
These 6 Amazing Celebrity Chefs Will Cook For You At Home

The idea of having a private celebrity chef come into our homes seems like the kind of luxury saved only for the rich and famous, right?…

Food & Drink
12 Melbourne Meal Delivery Services That Will Do The Cooking For You

If actually using the kitchen to cook brings back way too many memories of lockdown right now (remember that time we all started…

Travel
Brush Up On Your Hosting Skills With This Retro-Inspired Workshop

There’s a very particular satisfaction that comes with playing host to your nearest and dearest, and we’re always on the lookout…

Markets & Food Events
Hola Con Lola
South Melbourne , VIC

“In-a Spain, we don’t play by the rules. We don’t use no…

Food & Drink
LaManna & Sons
South Yarra, VIC

Whether you've already completed your weekly shop or not, we can…

Markets & Food Events
Support Local And Get A Taste Of Melbourne’s Best Restaurants At This Foodie Festival

After a long two-year hiatus, the beloved Good Food and Wine Show, presented by Citi, is finally back in Melbourne and kicking off with a…

Markets & Food Events
From A Cement Mixer To An Airstream, Get Around These Unique Spots To Drink This Weekend

Clear your calendar because the highly-anticipated Good Food & Wine Show presented by Citi (GFWS) is back for its 21st year and…

Markets & Food Events
Dine Underneath The Stars In Private Winter Igloos Along The Yarra River

Thaw out those winter blues with the return of Melbourne’s Winter Igloo Garden. Kicking off on Saturday the 21st of May, you’ll…

Things To Do
A Massive Three-Day Cheese Festival With All The Tastings You Can Handle Is Coming To Melbourne

Cheese is truly one of the greatest wonders of the world. It comes in so many shapes, tastes, and is frequently over-indulged right…

Markets & Food Events
Mercato Centrale Is The New 3000sqm Italian Food Hall And Market

A slice of the ‘La Dolce Vita’ is soon to be arriving in Melbourne with Mercato Centrale setting up shop in Melbourne this year.…

Restaurants
Everything Happening In Melbourne This Mother’s Day

Somehow it’s already May…which means it’s time to celebrate the wonderful mothers in your life. Whether it’s your…

What's On
QVM’s OG Winter Night Markets Are Returning With A Stacked Three Month Program

Since the city’s reawakening in the past six months, we’ve seen several iterations of QVM’s night market return. There was…

Markets & Food Events
Prepare Your Stomach, Melbourne’s Garlic Bread Festival Returns This April

One of Melbourne's most anticipated events is back this April, and it's going to take your breath to the next level. Welcome To…

Markets & Food Events
6 Must-Eat (And Drink) Events At This Year’s Melbourne Food And Wine Festival

Melbourne’s Food & Wine Festival is back with a stacked program to mark its 30th anniversary. The two-week event will be spread…

Cafes
Saul’s Sandwiches Is Opening Up A Pop-Up Drive-Thru In South Melbourne

The minds behind Saul’s Sandwiches, Leor Haimes, Elliot and Alex Koren are not ones for slowing down the pace. After building…

Markets & Food Events
Pinot Palooza Is Returning To Melbourne For Two Pinot Noir-Fuelled Days

Everyone's favourite wine fest, Pinot Palooza, is officially returning to the thirsty city of Melbourne after a two and a half…

Restaurants
Where To Wine And Dine Your Lover In Melbourne This Valentine’s Day

If you’re scrambling to find a romantic spot to take your Valentine this year, we’ve rounded up a list of all the best dates in…

What's On
Melbourne Street Eatz Is Making Its Return For A Mammoth Summer Season

A flurry of food trucks on the waterfront can only mean one thing—Melbourne Street Eatz is back with its biggest event to date. …

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The Feed | The Melbourne Food News You Need To Know About

The food news has been coming in thick and fast in Melbourne, to make sure that you're on top of all the tasty things happening…

Markets & Food Events
Everything You Need To Know About The Nine Day Rosé Festival Coming To The Yarra Valley

The warmer months bring with them a solid excuse to drink (more) rosé (than you usually would). The stuff is perfect in the sun, with…

Food & Drink
Make These 5 Easy Swaps To Get More Good On Your Plate

With fad-diets and gimmicks finally a thing of the past, we've re-assessed what healthy eating means to us. And rather than waiting…

Food & Drink
The Best Picnic Boxes To Level Up Your Weekend

Thanks to the easing of Melbourne’s restrictions we're now able to hang together for some wholesome picnic-based fun.…

Food & Drink
Introducing Messina’s Lockdown Snack Pack, A Sticky Baked Brioche And Cheesecake Gelato Tub

We’ve become quite reliant on Messina Gelato over here, their speciality desserts have been seeing us through each lockdown, and true…

Food & Drink
Melbourne’s Dedicated Fresh Gnocchi Store Has Opened A Second Locale In Middle Park

Coburg’s Gnoccheria has been humbly serving up their fresh gnocchi, pasta and lasagna from their Coburg locale for some time now.…

Markets & Food Events
A 16-Day Festival Celebrating Wine And Winter Is Taking Over The Yarra Valley This Month

Some of the best times to escape the city are through winter, across our great state there are plenty of getaway activities that showcase…

Restaurants
Clandes.Dine Is Bringing The Supper Club Back For An Intimate Night Of Food, Wine And New Friends

In a private loft location in Melbourne, a supper club has been quietly emerging to rebuild connections after a year of isolation.…

Markets & Food Events
A Harry Potter-Themed High Tea Is Flying Into Melbourne This Year

Gryffindors, Hufflepuffs, Ravenclaws and Slytherins are all invited to this magical high tea that will be coming to Melbourne in October.…

Cafes
A Boozy Hot Chocolate High Tea Is Hitting The Botanic Gardens This Winter

Just when we thought high teas couldn’t get any better, the Gardens House at the Royal Botanic Gardens went and put boozy hot…

Markets & Food Events
A Two Day Celebration Of Cheese Is Coming To Melbourne CBD

Those wanting to go full throttle on the fromage this winter are in for a two-day treat with the announcement of The Collection, a two-day…

Markets & Food Events
A Vegan American BBQ Takeover Is Coming To Grazeland This July

Melbourne’s 10,000sqm foodie precinct, Grazeland, is getting a vegan shakeup over the next two weeks. The team at The V Spot will be…

Markets & Food Events
Messina Is Throwing A Party Dedicated To Mango Pancakes

When it comes to yum cha—there are a few notable highlights and must-orders from those delightful roaming trolleys. Like dim…

Markets & Food Events
QVM’s Plant-Based Vegan Market Is Making Its Triumphant Return This Weekend

K Shed at QVM is being taken over by the Vegan Market of Melbourne. Established by Melbourne-based vegan Simon Hughes, the market brings…

Markets & Food Events
Melbourne’s Wildly Popular Gin Market Is Returning This July

Not all markets are created equal, though one we can clink (a highball) glass to is the Craft & Co Gin Market, which is returning to…

Markets & Food Events
A Huge Festival Dedicated To The Doughnut Is Hitting Melbourne In July

To all the Homer Simpsons out there, your hopes and dreams have been answered because a huge one-day donut festival is coming to Melbourne…

Markets & Food Events
The Gorge-Worthy, Two-Day Truffle Festival Is Returning To Melbourne This July

Did you know that Australia is the largest producer of black truffles outside of Europe, and the third-largest producer in the world behind…

Markets & Food Events
Some Of Victoria’s Cheesemakers And Producers Are Throwing A Fondue Party For The Home

We’re home, we’re hungry, we want cheese. It’s typically what you pull out of the fridge first isn’t it? Instead of…

Markets & Food Events
Shannon Martinez Is Dishing Up Vegan “Chicken” Kebabs And HSPs From Smith & Daughters

Now for some terrifically good and delicious news, Shannon Martinez and the Smith & Daughters team are transforming the Brunswick Street…

Markets & Food Events
Pho Nom And Molly Rose Brewing Are Bringing Banh Mi And Beer To Collingwood This Weekend

As lockdown restrictions continue Melbourne hospitality scene continues to turn it on and roll with the changes. The situation has forced…

Markets & Food Events
Celebrate The Rocky Road Festival With 31 Different Flavours Delivered To Your Door

There are plenty of niche ‘festivals’ happening around the country; some come and go, but one that Victoria has always been in…

Markets & Food Events
Turn High Tea To An Eleven With The Westin And Maker & Monger’s ‘High Cheese’

If you’ve been wishing for more cheese options at a classy setting, look no further.  From the start of June, The Westin…

Markets & Food Events
A Dedicated Dim Sim And Dumpling Festival Is Coming To Melbourne

Finally an event for the food group so dear to our hearts. Whether you’re a dim sim or a dumpling fan, their popularity as a quick…

Food Trucks
A Giant Cocktail Shaker Is Serving Up Free Cocktails In Melbourne’s North Tomorrow

The good news is really rolling in this week. A new interactive installation has landed in Prahran Square, NGV Friday Nights are returning,…

Restaurants
A Dedicated Hand-Made Pasta And Sugo Store Has Opened In Fairfield

Pasta is one of the greatest gifts of the culinary world, its variety of shape and diverse adaptability to a range of different sauces,…

What's On
Step Into RISING’s Supernatural Forest And Dine Inside A Glass Restaurant In Sidney Myer Music Bowl

RISING has already put out plenty onto the table in terms of things to do and see over the winter festival timetable but their latest…

Activities & Itineraries
Go Foraging For Mushrooms Then Learn How To Cook Them Fine Dining Style

Up in the Macedon Ranges in Woodend just over an hour’s drive from Melbourne’s CBD lies some of the most fertile ground, each…

Markets & Food Events
Pull Through This Mother’s Day With These Last Minute Food And Booze Gifts

If you totally forgot that Mother’s Day is this Sunday 9 May then don’t worry, you’re not alone. But curb the stress…

Markets & Food Events
Melbourne’s Wildly Popular, Carb-Loaded Gnocchi Festival Is Back For One Weekend In May

So successful they put on a second festival in the same year, The Ascot Lot’s Gnocchi Festival is returning this May after a 2021…

Markets & Food Events
Pinot Palooza Is Returning To Melbourne This May With Three Sunday Sessions

This is not a drill, everyone's fave wine fest, Pinot Palooza, is officially returning to the thirsty city of Melbourne after a…

Markets & Food Events
Melbourne’s Wildly Popular, Carb-Loaded Gnocchi Festival Is Back For One Weekend In May

So successful they put on a second festival in the same year, The Ascot Lot’s Gnocchi Festival is returning this May after a 2021…