Platform 270

It’s quite clear that Hilton Hotels and their subsidiary Doubletree are trying to build something. Platform 270 is the culmination of seeing what Melburnian food culture is like, and producing an eatery that not only fits in with other Melbourne dining contemporaries but also looks to refine this. Almost everything on the menu has been sourced from…

Serotonin Eatery

Madden Grove and Stawell Street are surely happy to have Serotonin Eatery as their corner café. Within walking distance of Burnley suburbia, the plant-based eatery is all about the #healthspo community that it sits inconspicuously within. Basically, Serotonin wants you to feel happy and healthy by releasing the chemical serotonin, which stimulates neuron function in the human body….

Q&A with Reynold Poernomo – Former Masterchef Contest & Dessert Prince

With the Cake, Bake and Sweets show running this weekend (23-25 October; tickets) – Australia’s largest gathering of home bakers, decorators, and foodies along with 25 world-class bakers, and dessert artists; we had the chance to catch up with Masterchef’s most recent season’s dessert prince, Reynold Poernomo, to see what life’s been like after his starring performance. What…

Melbourne Cake Bake and Sweets Show | 23-25 October 2015

Off the back of last year’s successful inaugural Melbourne show, the Cake Bake & Sweets Show has returned to bring the amazing and delectable baking world to life and the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre from 23-­25 October 2015. The MCEC will be the destination for all things baked and sweet as the food capital hosts Australia’s largest gathering of home bakers,…

Ikkoryu Fukuoka Ramen

Sitting on its lonesome off the famed Flinders food Lane, comes Ikkoryu Fukuoka Ramen (it’ll take a little while to remember that one) taking place where former night club/bar Ondergronds used to reside, and definitely the winner in terms of most spacious and modern interior of all the ramen restaurants. Beginning at $15 (same as Hakata…

Longhorn Saloon

The team behind Chingon and the wildly successful Le Bon Ton, bring their meaty smokey goodness to Carlton. Note that 5 Points deli is in the same venue – the downstairs area, while Longhorn Saloon sits in the upstairs area with both a bar and restaurant menu. If that sounded confusing, then that’s because it is. But once…