Katori Japanese

Japanese cuisine almost never fails to disappoint me and the latest restaurant to become one of my favourite spots in Melbourne is the newly opened, Katori Japanese Box Hill - an upper class and refined establishment featuring the best Japanese wagyu cooked on top of their yakiniku charcoal BBQ grills. From a moody, yet chic … Continue reading Katori Japanese

Nar Bangkok

Nar Bangkok is a new Thai restaurant on the busy St Kilda road - complete with an open-spaced and leafy interior, passionate and attentive staff, and a talented chef who is able to capture the authentic, complex flavours of South East Asian cuisine in each of the dishes. It's definitely somewhere I'd love to come … Continue reading Nar Bangkok

Scoopy Milk Bar

HWKR (EQ apartments) is back with more great options for all your Asian dessert needs, this time featuring Scoopy Milk Bar and their delicious bingsu. This Korean shaved ice dessert not only looks amazing with its abundant toppings, but is also the perfect light, refreshing treat to brighten up your day - so make sure … Continue reading Scoopy Milk Bar

Drumplings

DRUMPLINGS, MELBOURNE CBD: Creativity at its finest, Drumplings is an exemplar of fun and unique Asian fusion cuisine - ranging from cheeseburger dumplings, to traditional Xiao Long Bao, I would highly recommend this spacious city spot for those looking for a casual but exciting meal that satisfies your Asian cravings. It's a spot that caters to … Continue reading Drumplings

Homi Noodle Bar

HOMI NOODLE BAR, MELBOURNE CBD: With Melbourne cuisine developing on an international scale at such a fast pace, Asian fusion is quickly becoming the next big target market - and Homi definitely does not fail to impress. Complete with Friday night social bar vibes, mouthwatering food, an extensive menu with certain specialties, and an easily affordable … Continue reading Homi Noodle Bar

QT Kitchen

QT KITCHEN, GLEN IRIS: I've never ventured this far down High Street before but was willing to do for some quality Vietnamese food. QT Kitchen was definitely a place full of surprises for us. Not only was the interior stunningly designed, with a modern refurbished bar area and a South-East Asian straw hut hub, the variety … Continue reading QT Kitchen

Punjabi Curry Cafe

PUNJABI CURRY CAFE, COLLINGWOOD: It was my first time trying out Indian food in Melbourne (having previously only had it in the U.K.) and it was definitely a unique experience - taking my tastebuds on a tour of strong spices and aromas that cannot quite be recreated in another cuisine. We were offered the chance to … Continue reading Punjabi Curry Cafe

Dish and Spoon

DISH AND SPOON, CAMBERWELL: This is a chic and popular brunch spot in the Eastern suburb of Camberwell - boasting not only a beautifully designed interior, but also a lovely outdoor section in the back covered with a patio. Dish and Spoon also features a seasonally changing menu with Middle Eastern twists on certain classics - … Continue reading Dish and Spoon

Tamper Food and Coffee

TAMPER FOOD AND COFFEE, PRAHRAN: Tamper is a brand new brunch cafe (replacing From On High) in the quaint neighbourhood of Prahran. Close to Chapel St, this is a gorgeous area in the suburbs for a lovely breakfast catch up over delicious food and coffee. In a 3-storey building, Tamper has outdoor seating in the front … Continue reading Tamper Food and Coffee

Shujinko Ramen

SHUJINKO RAMEN, MELBOURNE CBD: We were craving ramen on a extremely humid Melbourne summer day (don't ask why) so we were desperate to find a quality, air-conditioned environment to enjoy our heartwarming soup in. This 24/7 ramen joint is quite a well-known CBD location especially for those late night chills without compromising on quality. You won't … Continue reading Shujinko Ramen