There is no better way to enjoy the sunshine than with a selection of Melbourne’s favourite foodie offerings! This summer, take your picnic game to the next level with these five packs from Co-Lab Pantry, Horn Please, Tipico, Tokyo Tina and Hanoi Hannah.
Co-Lab Pantry – Take your favourite Victorian produce to the park with a picnic box from Co-Lab Pantry. Inside you’ll find Rare Hare Rosé, Mount Zero Mixed Organic Olives, Artisan Olive Oil Lavosh, Via Porta Hummus Dip, Four Pillars Orange Marmalade, D’Affinois Cheese, Borgo Sausage and Cornichons. Alternatively, Melburnians can also create their own picnic boxes, with a selection of antipasti offerings from Victoria’s finest makers, producers, bars and restaurants.
Delivery: Melbourne only*
Horn Please – The Picnic Pack for five includes three curries served alongside samosa, rice, raita and pickle, complete with a six-pack of Kingfisher beer for $90. Customers can choose from five of Horn Please’s most popular curries — butter chicken, lamb curry, beef madras, Punjabi kadhi, dhal makhani and chana masala. Solo picnickers can opt for the Takeaway Thali ($15), including any two curries with rice, raita and papadam. Those looking to graze on the grass can while the time away over a menu of signature street food favourites, such as papadi chaat, okra fries, samosas and Colonel Tso’s cauliflower.
Pick up details: 167 St Georges Rd, Fitzroy North VIC 3068
Bookings: via the Horn Please website or by calling 03 9497 8101
Tipico – Fasten your picnic baskets and welcome our newest pack! The price for the picnic pack is $55 and serves two people. The picnic pack includes a next-level cotoletta sandwich, juicy Sicilian olives & focaccia, a selection of silky cured meats, insalata verde and cheesy caprese.
Pick up details: 242 High St, Windsor VIC 3181
Bookings: via https://tipico.melbourne/
Tokyo Tina – Head to the gardens with Tokyo Tina’s entertainer’s ‘The Long Weekender’ picnic pack. The menu serves four and includes prawn katsu sliders, pork belly bao, karaage fried chicken, edamame, kingfish sashimi, Wagyu beef tataki, kimchi fried rice, eight chicken yakitori skewers and eight mushroom yakitori skewers. For dessert, there are yuzu curd doughnuts. Each pack comes with mini bamboo plates, bowls and forks, making The Long Weekend perfect for the park.
Price: $260 ($65 per person)
Bookings: via Providoor
Hanoi Hannah – Hanoi Hannah ‘The Long Weekender’ entertainer’s pack has everything you need for a Vietnamese feast in the park. Featuring a range of Hanoi Hannah favourites to feed four people, dishes include banh mi, spring rolls, grilled chicken ribs, kingfish betel leaf, papaya salad and much more. The packs conveniently come with bamboo plates, bowls and forks, ideal for an outdoor sesh.
Price: $232 ($58 per person)
Bookings: via Providoor