Here’s nine of my favourite city-based Melbourne bars – the quirky, the cool and the plain weird – all guaranteed to impress your vodka-slurping crew.
If I knew I only had one more day left on earth, I would in all probability spend it lunching at a winery with friends. These are my BFFs of winery lunch spots that I would have to choose between.
While (most likely) you won’t find Naomi Watts or Jack Black at Richmond’s Kong BBQ, you will find exactly what you’d expect from a sibling in the Chin Chin family – a reliable dining destination that is strong in flavour and strong in personality.
We all know how fickle and crowd-chasing South Yarraites can be (myself included). But Fatboy – the new lady on Chapel Street – doesn’t deserve the complete cold shoulder.
From the dishes to the décor, Abbotsford's brunch spot of the moment, Kitty Burns, is a head-turning work of art.