Cheesecake Collective

If it's one thing that I simply CANNOT resist it's cheesecake. I've rambled on for my love of cheesecakes endlessly in previous blog posts so when #lockdown started and home baked cheesecakes, basque cheesecakes, brownie cheesecakes etc. started popping up I couldn't be happier with all of these gracing my Instagram feed. Cheesecake Collective is … Continue reading Cheesecake Collective

Tsuru Japanese Restaurant

Tsuru, the Japanese word for "crane", is a hidden and elegant Japanese restaurant tucked away on Little Collins Street, decorated with beautiful artistic Japanese panels, spacious seating dotted with plush cushions, and a peaceful ambience that transports you to the tranquility of Japan. We tried the $79 Feed Me tasting menu that features a selection … Continue reading Tsuru Japanese Restaurant

Thai Town

Thai Town is a funky restaurant in QV that combines the lively and vibrant vibes of Thai street food market with authentic homely food perfect for sharing amongst big groups. Neon lights, graffiti-esque wall art, upbeat music, and beer towers, Thai Town creates a unique Southeast Asian restaurant vibe that begs one to come back … Continue reading Thai Town

Cafe Lafayette

Discovering new cafes in Melbourne alleyways is the quintessential way to begin 2020... and so when we paid a visit to the newly opened, Cafe Lafayette, the sister cafe to the renowned Grand Lafayette in Prahran, we were thrilled by their decadent drinks, INCREDIBLY unique menu inspired by Japanese cuisine, and a inspiring aesthetic for … Continue reading Cafe Lafayette

Seven Star Pocha

OMG - my hunt for the best Korean Fried Chicken in Melbourne has come to end... in an UNEXPECTED location. Seven Star Pocha located in the acclaimed Korean restaurant hub that is Healey Lane is famous for its spicy chicken feet (and all-round spice menu) and dark vibey mood of a classic Korean restaurant you … Continue reading Seven Star Pocha

Barlog Espresso

The team behind the hugely successful Fledgling Espresso in Carlton have embarked on a new project, Barlog Espresso nestled in the high rises of Docklands - featuring another STELLAR french toast, whilst not compromising the quality of all the other dishes on their menu. Definitely an inner city brunch cafe worth checking out! The good … Continue reading Barlog Espresso

Yoi Indonesian Fusion

Yoi Indonesian Fusion is a new Asian restaurant that has opened up in the up-and-coming Asian foodie hub of Fulton Lane on the northern end of the Melbourne CBD. Yoi, translating to "yes" in Indonesian, is a family - run restaurant, featuring traditional Indonesian recipes with a modern fusion twist - overall resulting in a … Continue reading Yoi Indonesian Fusion

Lukumades

Lukumades - the late night dessert store popping up all around Melbourne, is home to one of the world's MOST unique doughnuts, specialising in these handcrafted Greek  desserts, otherwise known as, "lukumades." The good fat: The goal of the franchise, Lukumades was to create a perfect balance of the golden crunch and light fluffy dough by … Continue reading Lukumades

Dainty Sichuan Noodle Express

DAINTY SICHUAN NOODLE EXPRESS: A quick, cheap dinner for a Sichuan chilli fix in Emporium with the whole package: the bustling, Asian vibes, quick food arrival. It's a very fast-paced eating environment without table service as you line up and place your order immediately before being seated. The food came extremely rapidly and definitely captures the … Continue reading Dainty Sichuan Noodle Express

Le Charme

Le Charme is an elegant, Pan-Asian restaurant in the heart of Chinatown that has an incredible $30 "Feed Me" menu that seriously makes you feel like you get your money's worth of quality, fusion food - 4 entrees, 1 main and 1 dessert... what a great deal for a Melbourne city restaurant! With a uniquely … Continue reading Le Charme