Chez Dré

After a long wait for a trip to Chez Dré, the meal did not disappoint. In fact, I think I may have found a new favourite brunch spot. Chez Dré is located in charming South Melbourne, tucked away in a tiny little laneway. A former warehouse, the transformed space is a combination of modern, rustic and industrial…

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Burch and Purchese Sweet Studio

Oh my goodness, where do I even begin? I think I may have made more trips to Burch and Purchese than to the supermarket in the last couple of months! I’m pretty sure they know my face, but we’re not quite best friends…yet. I first heard about this place on Masterchef when Darren Purchese (owner…

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Hammer and Tong

Hammer and Tong is #1 on Urbanspoon’s ‘Talk of the Town’ list right now and for very, very good reason. Like many of Melbourne’s best restaurants and cafes, Hammer and Tong is out of the way and has a very humble exterior, so keep an eye out for it. Look out for the slightly questionable…

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Meatmother

If you like ‘dude food’, this one’s for you! I had never heard of Meatmother until a friend of mine chose to have dinner there on his birthday. Well chosen, I say. Now, there are a couple of reasons I had a good time at Meatmother that have nothing to do with the food. Firstly,…

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Borsch, Vodka & Tears

Not too long ago I went on a nice long walk along Chapel Street with a friend and we stumbled upon Borsch, Vodka and Tears. If you’ve ever chuckled at the infamous blackboard sign floating around on social media that says ‘Soup of the day: Vodka’, you’ve come across Borsch, Vodka and Tears. We didn’t…

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Top Paddock

Top Paddock? Pretty. Everything is pretty here! The interior is brand new, the coffees have latte art on the top and the food is presented beautifully. Top Paddock has been all over Instagram and Urbanspoon lately, so I decided I had to check it out, and I’m so glad I did. I went just for…

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