Aston Lucas Gourmet

"Locally made, always delicious!" This is the motto of Aston Lucas Gourmet, and it just so perfectly captures this family owned, ready-to-eat meal, business. Here's to a week of delicious Italian food during lockdown... so read on to find out more! Despite being only 3 months old, Aston Lucas Gourmet is a story 65 years … Continue reading Aston Lucas Gourmet

Willsmere Station Cafe

Willsmere Station is a trendy, brunch café in a quiet area of Kew, that has turned into night time bar, featuring heavy inspirations drawn from the Middle East and Turkey. With moody music, neon lighting and a cosy interior, Willsmere Station is definitely a unique option that one hasn't seen many of in Melbourne, and … Continue reading Willsmere Station Cafe

Crave Pizza and Fresh Pasta Bar

Ticking off Crave Pizza and Fresh Pasta Bar in South Yarra has been one of my bucket list places for this year and it was definitely worth it! A tiny store front, decked out with hipster and funky decor, making it the perfect late night pit stop, or an affordable takeaway for those in this … Continue reading Crave Pizza and Fresh Pasta Bar

Rococo St Kilda

Vibrant, fun and hearty - 3 words that capture the triple trifecta of vibes at Rococo Italian restaurant. With multiple locations across South East Melbourne, their popular St Kilda location along the renowned Acland Street was the restaurant we decided to try. Melbourne Italian food has never failed to disappoint me, and once again, Rococo … Continue reading Rococo St Kilda

Zanini Pizzeria

Zanini Pizzeria is a homely Italian restaurant that brings authentic Italian flavours straight to the heart of St Kilda in Melbourne - once again establishing Melbourne as a city dotted with global culinary highlights. With their flagship restaurant in Elwood, Zanini's second location in St Kilda encompasses all you could ask for in an Italian … Continue reading Zanini Pizzeria

Zara’s Kitchen

Zara's Kitchen is a Northern gem of Moonee Ponds - a wholesome family-run Italian restaurant named after the owners' daughter, Zara, serving up hearty Italian food that is not only incredibly delicious, but also affordable and fresh. Located near Italian hubs of Melbourne, Zara's Kitchen is THE definition of a family restaurant that delivers hard … Continue reading Zara’s Kitchen

Il Caminetto

  Il Caminetto in Moonee Ponds, a well-established Italian restaurant in the Northern Melbourne suburbs was one of the first wood-fired pizza restaurants in Melbourne! So it was unsurprising that they had perfected the authenticity of their Italian pizzas. I loved the layout of the restaurant, with so many bustling chefs around the massive wood-fired … Continue reading Il Caminetto

Short Black Cafe

SHORT BLACK, CAMBERWELL: Short Black Cafe is a spacious, vibrant cafe in the lovely suburb of Camberwell. With round the clock, bustling vibes, Short Black gives a sense of a casual Melbourne cafe or restaurant that you could easily spend hours just chatting away in, especially over some award-winning coffees and INSANELY delicious dessert! They have … Continue reading Short Black Cafe

La Baia Bar Cucina

LA BAIA BAR CUCINA, ALBERT PARK: Having travelled through Italy last year, quality Italian food is something that I have grown to become more and more familiar with, especially with the exceptional range offered in Melbourne. I was more than surprised with the absolutely authenticity, decadence and all-round deliciousness presented by La Baia Bar Cucina. A … Continue reading La Baia Bar Cucina


BERTH, DOCKLANDS: A relaxing yet classy Docklands venue, Berth is on of the best Melbourne restaurants for food with views, without dropping in the area of quality. They serve up a delicious modern Australian menu, that spans both breakfast, lunch and dinner, featuring a multitude of fresh seafood dishes (my personal favourites), as well as a … Continue reading Berth