The Broadsheet Restaurant

Essentially gathering some of the best of what Melbourne has to offer, the Broadsheet restaurant delivers an experience that can be found both no where and everywhere else in Melbourne. There are too many names to reel off in terms of collaborators, and not to name favourites (okay, a little bit); Anada, Estelle, Five Ponts, Grain…

Supermaxi

The Melbourne food scene is brutal. While Supermaxi’s foreseeable future is unlikely to run into trouble, seeing as it’s essentially the perfect local pizza bar; the real question for you and this blog as a whole, comes down to whether it’s a spot worth traveling across town for, as they ultimately deliver delicious, but not world shattering pizzas. It’s a…

Shortstop Coffee & Donuts

It doesn’t matter what other people say. This is the best doughnut / donut (?) store in Melbourne. Hands down. Now, don’t take this the wrong way, Cobb Lane’s filled delights are amazing, as are the ground breaking and forever rotating flavours of Doughboys Doughnuts. But if you’re looking for a one stop doughnut shop to…

Agathe Patisserie

Now at its super stall in South Melbourne Market, be prepare to feast your eyes on pastries that seemed to have been delivered from the hands of God. Hand-made by Agathe, an expatriate of France, you know you’re getting some serious shit as she pipes your cruffin full of custard (or whichever rotating flavour of the week) in…

Pidapipo

After their original popular stint as a pop up, Pidapipo is here to stay and has been thriving since its opening just before last year’s Christmas. Ensuring that everything is made of the highest quality ingredients, owner Lisa Valmorbida, has sourced ingredients from local and Italian producers to make sure you’re getting the real deal. Unlike…

Meat Maiden

While Meat Mother broke new ground by offering up some serious meat alongside more meat (definitely one of the early pioneers of bringing serious American BBQ to Melbourne). Meat Maiden feels like the logical evolution of the elder restaurant, with a more sophisticated setup and appropriate drink offerings for the more corporate crowds of the city….