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Tutto Benne launches a ripper of a summer menu

Italian restaurant Tutto Benne has recently launched their summer menu – and it’s a ripper. Think elderflower spritzer cocktails, monk inspired Frangelico mules, and fancy bites over the Southgate precinct terrazza overlooking the Yarra. Is there a better way to enjoy alfresco dining? [...]

29 December 2016 // 0 Comments

Your Summer Hit List: What’s Going On in Melbourne

Note that this post will be updated throughout the summer, so bookmark this page and check back with us! Rejoice! Summer is finally here and Melbourne is turning it up! Our fair multicultural city has loads to offer this summer time so make sure you have all the best events and activities on your [...]

9 December 2016 // 0 Comments

Bax Food Co

According to Zomato, there are only five Jamaican/Caribbean restaurants in Melbourne. You can literally count them on one hand. Unusual for Melbourne to have such a dismal presence, but this may be attributed to the fact it’s extremely difficult to pull off. One only has to cast their mind to [...]

5 August 2015 // 0 Comments

Grub – more than just a family word

Grub is a four letter word that is all so familiar at many dinner tables. Many Mothers and Fathers around Australia have summoned their kids to taste, consume and share a pivotal moment of life with the simple statement, ‘Grub is on the table’. Grub – albeit a very Aussie term for food [...]

6 July 2015 // 3 Comments


Words & Photography by Rebecca Thexton Tucked away just off Chapel Street is Il Forno Pizzeria. A restaurant and bar which boasts some of the tastiest contemporary Italian food south of the river. The Modern Con was invited to sample the re-launch of this eatery and was not disappointed. Il [...]

16 September 2014 // 1 Comment

Meatmaiden makes her mark (and its not all meat!)

Meat. It’s the reason, many scientists claim, that us humans were able to evolve to have large brains. These days society is a mix of vegan, vegetarian and meat-eaters and the newly established Meatmaiden, recognises this. Opening her doors last week on Little Collins street, the underground [...]

3 September 2014 // 0 Comments

DATE NIGHT: food hopping in South Melbourne

Date Night [noun] a prearranged occasion on which an established couple, especially one with children, go for a night out together. A date night, dude night or girls night forges and reconnects pre-existing relationships. It’s a time to distract one-selves from the mounting to-do list or [...]

31 July 2014 // 0 Comments


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