Over the Queen’s Birthday long weekend (), Healesville Sanctuary will be teaming up with Yarra Valley icons to present a weekend of gourmet food and wine against the backdrop of the Sanctuary’s stunning bushland setting. We'll be showcasing an exciting line-up of local wine, beer and cider as well as a hearty winter menu to sample and purchase. There’ll be roaring open fires, live acoustic music, and some of our furry, feathered and scaly friends roaming the grounds with their keepers. Now in its 5th year, Wine and Wildlife has established itself as a winter event not be missed and it’s just a one hour drive from Melbourne!
San Antone hit the high notes for our blogger American BBQ dinner with American BBQ legend Kevin Bludso from Compton Los Angeles. A highlight was to meet Kevin himself, a larger than life personality, and hear his heart and passion for all things BBQ. After all Kevin Bludso and Bludso's is famous as one of the most popular and recognised BBQ destinations in America. We were invited as part of a Zomato meet up; so thanks to Emily and Zomato.
Where to get the best soups in Melbourne? Check out our favourite soup destinations.
As one of the most-loved cuisines, it’s no surprise that Italian restaurants are a dime a dozen in Melbourne. So how does one stand out from the rest?
Beer Wine and Calzone has recently opened up in the CBD just above the popular jazz club Bird's Basement and it ticks all the boxes for a good location, a sleek, modern layout and prides itself in using premium local and international ingredients.
Japanese food is one of the most popular cuisines in Melbourne. Here are our best Japanese restaurants in Melbourne.
The magical pairing of beer and whisky is the ket at Speakeasy's second venture in Melbourne, Boilermaker House. With 750 whiskies and around 40 beers there is no lack of matching potential; for every and any occasion! The World Loves Melbourne enjoyed a top notch event at Boilermaker House during Good Beer Week with boilermakers the feature. Check out our Best Bars in Melbourne.
Little Big Sugar Salt is a revelation in Abbotsford with its healthier style menu and charming building. It seems their menu has had an overhaul with a plethora of eye catching healthy dishes; with one of the owners telling us they've had a "life change". Nestled in a sea of Asian style eateries, Little Big Sugar Salt has a quirky name for a health inspired cafe. Check out our Best Healthy Eating Cafes.
Admiral Cheng Ho is a fabulous healthy style cafe in Abbotsford exuding character and raw appeal with its salvaged timber and recycled materials. This cafe embraces an impressive combination of specialty coffee and a seasonal wholefood menu using organic and fresh locally sourced produce where possible. Check out our Best Healthy Eating Cafes.
Ramen Bankara eminates from a series of outlets in Japan; with this ramen house opening up in Westfield Doncaster. We indulged in the Classic Chuka Soba, Premium Kakuni Bankara, Gyoza, Karaage Chicken and delicious Black Sesame Ice Cream. Check out our Best Ramen in Melbourne.
Fish and Chips! A tradition from England, we have adopted a passion for fish and chips in Melbourne. Here are our favourite fish and chips eateries listed below.
Jack B Nimble in Maidstone is surely in the top flight of cafes in Melbourne, a gem among a humble row of shops. The World Loves Melbourne was invited to experience this suburban cafe in the West and sample some of its savvy dishes. If we can make a call early in this article it would be to say Jack B Nimble is serving up restaurant quality food in a cafe. Which makes this cafe very much on trend. With kitchen connections to Grain Store, we were highly impressed by the balance and modern food smarts of the 2 brunch dishes we imbibed.
The World Loves Melbourne attended the red carpet opening night of THE SOUND OF MUSIC at Regent Theatre. Following its record-breaking run at the London Palladium, the world’s best-loved musical, THE SOUND OF MUSIC is now playing in Melbourne! This lavish and critically acclaimed production tells the uplifting true story of the von Trapp family’s flight across the mountains and works its magic, for young and old alike.