Friday, 27 November 2015

The Bank on Collins

Melbourne hospitality industry husband and wife team, Stewart Koziora and Anna Carosa of  Retail SAVVY Group have added to their plethora of restaurant and bars with the opening  “The Bank on  Collins” in mid October.

Thursday, 26 November 2015

New summer menu @ Three One 2 One

Three One 2 One has released a delightful new summer menu perfect for the balmy weather. A café that pleases patrons with life’s simple pleasures done well, the new menu is extensive with a great variety of dishes to suit everyone.

Wednesday, 25 November 2015

Cochin Wine Bar & Restaurant

Cochin is a realisation of co‐owners Bruce Dowding and Jason Baker’s passion for French wine and Vietnamese cuisine and its connections with France.

Tuesday, 24 November 2015

KIT KAT studio pops-up in Melbourne | KIT KAT Masterclass with Anna Polyviou

Gastrology joined the Punk Princess of Pastry last night to be one of the first to create our very own KIT KAT creation as part of the launch of the hugely successful KIT KAT Studio.

Monday, 23 November 2015

The Auburn Hotel

Set within a beautiful heritage-style building complete with ornate Victorian décor, The Auburn Hotel is an iconic pub, restaurant and function venue in Hawthorn.

Original Chai Co.

Despite the booming chai craze in Melbourne, many devotees don’t realise that the beverage is inspired by Indian masala chai, which is quite different to the sweet version served up in lattes. Melbourne based Gauri and Apoorv have introduced traditional chai to Melbourne’s Queen Victoria Market where visitors can get a real taste of India at Original Chai Co.

Sunday, 22 November 2015

El Atino & Co

With so many budding restaurateurs jumping on the Latin American bandwagon, the prospect of one that is actually worth raving about is exciting. Far from being just another new Latino eatery serving average fare and cashing in on the trend, El Atino & Co is the real deal.

Saturday, 21 November 2015

Win an ipad mini with Malaysia Kitchen's Pic & Puzz Contest

Malaysia Kitchen is having a special contest called ‘PIC & PUZZ’ to test your knowledge about Malaysian dishes based on jumbled portrayed visual and blurry images. All you have to do is name all the dishes provided and share your answers with Malaysia Kitchen!

Mercedes Benz Night Noodle Market Opening @ The Temporium

Written by Simon Ly.
The Mercedes Benz Temporium is a creative space that is a visual feature at Melbourne’s Night Noodle Market. The Temporium is well placed in Melbourne, complimenting the same design ethos as the nearby Federation Square with converging and crossing lines creating the dome structure.

Friday, 20 November 2015

Longrain Melbourne's 10th Birthday

10 years on this celebrated Melbourne eatery has continued to evolve Martin Boetz's original Longrain vision with a menu that brings together South East Asian influences with the best Victorian produce.

Giveaway: Win 2 x double passes to Sweetfest [November 28 - 29]

A two-day celebration of all things baked, fried, whipped, iced and colourful. Tour the city’s sweetest market and purchase delicious treats from a range of sweet superstars including Black Star Pastry, St Gerry's, N2 Extreme Gelato and Luxbite, and hit the bar for boozy spiders and sparkling cocktails from Redbank.

Thursday, 19 November 2015

The Star Hotel

The historic, corner-facing venue at 160 Clarendon St, South Melbourne recently re-launched in October as a modern Australian pub, dining and entertainment destination. 


Bocconcini encapsulates the Italian dining with home-style cooking and Mediterranean hospitality.

Wednesday, 18 November 2015

Lamaro’s Bodega

Iconic South Melbourne pub Lamaro’s recently reopened as Spanish-influenced restaurant and bar Lamaro’s Bodega, following a revamp to the venue after 10 years in the same skin.

Tuesday, 17 November 2015

Recipe: Tassal's Salmon Rashers with mushy peas | Salmon fritters

Aussies LOVE brunch. Sitting outside the local café, sipping on a coffee and tucking into a delicious brekkie of eggs benedict with smoked salmon & avocado is the perfect start to the weekend for many of us.