Porcine Bistro & Buffalo Trace Whiskey go ‘The Whole Hog’ with a lockdown collab BBQ Box

Porcine Bistro has teamed up with critically acclaimed Buffalo Trace Bourbon Whiskey to bring Sydneysiders the ultimate in lockdown indulgence with a bourbon-flavoured BBQ kit. Available for delivery and pick-up from Friday, 24th September for one week only, the super-limited edition box comes with everything home-cooks and bourbon fans alike will need to serve upContinue reading “Porcine Bistro & Buffalo Trace Whiskey go ‘The Whole Hog’ with a lockdown collab BBQ Box”

Pinchy’s Lockdown Tour ‘21

On the road again with lobster rolls, cocktails and more Pinchy’s Champagne and Lobster Bar is back on the road with Pinchy’s Cocktail Party, taking its famous lobster rolls, pre-batched cocktails, sustainable seafood and premium vegan dishes across Melbourne.  Popping up at different locations over the next two weeks, those who live within 5km of the venuesContinue reading “Pinchy’s Lockdown Tour ‘21”


Hospitality industry unites to save our restaurants, bars and cafés with new national campaign  Tired of watching the hospitality industry suffer from ongoing lockdowns and restrictions with no clear end in sight, some of Australia’s best creative minds have teamed up with hospitality’s best-loved chefs and restaurateurs to plead with people to do the onlyContinue reading “‘PUT A JAB ON THE MENU’”

Dine with Dari (in Lockdown) : Bala Sanga

Not to state the obvious, but lockdown sucks. We’re all a bit depressed, and iso life is painfully taking its unsweet toll.  Bala Sanga was a project born out of the darkness of lockdown that aimed to shed some light during these trying times. Whilst being forced to close as the city deals with COVIDContinue reading “Dine with Dari (in Lockdown) : Bala Sanga”

Oriental Teahouse re-launch Dumplings for Dating at Home to help spice up lockdown

In response to the extended lockdown in Melbourne, Oriental Teahouse will once again transform its hit in-store board game, Dumplings for Dating, into a special home edition perfect for lovers in lockdown. Titled Dumplings for Dating at Home, couples spiral through the game board by rolling a dice powered by a QR code, all inContinue reading “Oriental Teahouse re-launch Dumplings for Dating at Home to help spice up lockdown”

Lockdown 6.0 Takeaway Greatest Hits and Weekend Pop-Ups

Not to be missed fan favourites and one-off specials in Melbourne this weekend  Hanoi Hannah’s Banh Xeo Taco Pop-up Hanoi Hannah Vol. II – 306 Glen Huntly Rd, Elsternwick VIC 3185 Hanoi Hannah is bringing one of its most popular dishes kerbside – Banh Xeo Taco. Available exclusively this Saturday lunchtime from 12pm–3pm outside Hanoi Hannah’s Elsternwick location,Continue reading “Lockdown 6.0 Takeaway Greatest Hits and Weekend Pop-Ups”

Rockpool, Spice Temple, Saké launch premium takeaway services as lockdown bites

Hunter St. Hospitality restaurants Rockpool Bar & Grill, Spice Temple and Saké Restaurant & Bar are rolling out delivery and click and collect services in Sydney for customers to enjoy premium restaurant meals in the comfort of their home. Rockpool @ Home launched in partnership with Providoor on Wednesday, 21st of July, coinciding with theContinue reading “Rockpool, Spice Temple, Saké launch premium takeaway services as lockdown bites”

Stretch yourself this lockdown with the Fratelli Fresh DIY pizza kit

Fratelli Fresh is stretching the takeaway pizza concept to a whole new level this lockdown, with Dough It Yourself pizza kits enabling diners to build a pizza on par with those created by Fratelli Fresh Head Pizzaiolo William Baffoni.  Rather than a ready-to-eat pizza delivered cooked and boxed, diners can add an entertaining twist toContinue reading “Stretch yourself this lockdown with the Fratelli Fresh DIY pizza kit”

Delivery from That’s Amore Cheese for Melbourne’s lockdown

As Melbourne adjusts to another lockdown, That’s Amore Cheese is lifting people’s spirits with cheese – and you can pick your preferred delivery date for up to five weeks’ time!  And it’s not just That’s Amore Cheeses that are available, there are also hampers and packs, deli items, pantry items, ready meals made by The CheeseryContinue reading “Delivery from That’s Amore Cheese for Melbourne’s lockdown”

Providoor expands to NSW, delivering Sydney’s best restaurants to your door

Chef prepared, finished by you. Premium meal delivery service Providoor is expanding to New South Wales, launching this week for deliveries for the weekend. Providoor will launch with an impressive menu of partners, including Cirrus, Monopole, Yellow, The Apollo, Cho Cho San, Icebergs Dining Room + Bar, Golden Century, Spice Temple, Rockpool and CicciaBella, withContinue reading “Providoor expands to NSW, delivering Sydney’s best restaurants to your door”

Sydney restaurant takeaway options

The current lockdown in NSW has seen restaurants pivot to offer takeaway menus and goods again. Here are some from around Sydney: Three Blue Ducks, BronteThree Blue Ducks has launched new ‘Weekend Feast’ boxes for $75, serving two, which are prepped and ready for pick-up from the Bronte cafe to finish at home. Meat, pescatarian andContinue reading “Sydney restaurant takeaway options”

Stay safe, stay home and takeout – #SUPPORTSYDNEY

While Greater Sydney and surrounding regions are in lockdown, ordering takeaway is a great way to treat yourself and to support local businesses. Efendy, BalmainEfendy has brought back its soup and pide cart, serving free lentil soup and pide bread to the local community during lockdown. The soup and pide will be available from 4pmContinue reading “Stay safe, stay home and takeout – #SUPPORTSYDNEY”

Sydney restaurant pivots 2.0

As Greater Sydney and beyond comes to grips with lockdown, many restaurants and establishments have once more pivoted to offer takeaway services. Kepos Street KitchenKepos Street Kitchen is currently only offering takeaway, with made to order breakfast & lunch from 8am–3pm, 7 days a week. Alongside the takeaway menu, the deli fridge will be stockedContinue reading “Sydney restaurant pivots 2.0”

Level up your gelato this school holidays – even in lockdown!

BREAKING: LOCKDOWN UPDATE All toppings where available, are ready for safe pick-up and delivery for families to create their own lockdown treat – a fun indulgence for the whole family. Simply book through your usual delivery partner or visit your local store for safe pick-up. Whether you dip it, top it or drizzle it, level upContinue reading “Level up your gelato this school holidays – even in lockdown!”

Dine with Dari (in Lockdown) : Supernormal × Providoor

Just like that, we’re back. There’s no denying 2020 was a painful year for Melburnians. One that most of us have tried to put behind, move up and on, and frankly forget. Dismal memories of celebrating momentous occasions on a screen, smiling at loved ones virtually, and notoriously (although impressively) sharing a restaurant dinner withContinue reading “Dine with Dari (in Lockdown) : Supernormal × Providoor”

Castle Estate’s Lockdown Meat Delivery Pack

Castle Estate is giving back to Victorian families with their Lockdown Meat Delivery Pack offering $200 of great value for $99 including delivery, straight to your door!  “With the lockdowns hitting families hard, we wanted to do something that was within our capability to offer our support to our fellow Victorians during this challenging time.Continue reading “Castle Estate’s Lockdown Meat Delivery Pack”

At-home dining experiences to get Melburnians through lockdown 4.0

In light of Melbourne returning to a circuit breaker lockdown, here are at-home offerings available across Crown Melbourne’s famed Japanese restaurant Nobu, premium beverage store Cellar & Co and St Kilda’s local watering hole The Prince Hotel’s boutique wine shop Little Prince Wine. Nobu @ Home Making a return, Nobu @ Home is once again available for take-awayContinue reading “At-home dining experiences to get Melburnians through lockdown 4.0”

Melbourne’s Seven Days of Takeaway

A round-up of takeaway and delivery options during the seven-day lockdown. Ishizukabasement level b01/139 Bourke St, Melbourne VIC 3000 Melbourne’s award-winning kaiseki restaurant Ishizuka is now offering its Premium Bento, Sukiyaki, Sashimi, and Kasutera (Japanese sponge cake) takeaway, available for both pick-up and delivery from Thursday to Monday between 3pm and 5pm. For an indulgentContinue reading “Melbourne’s Seven Days of Takeaway”

Gerard’s Bistro takeaway is back for the lockdown

With Greater Brisbane heading back into a 3-day lockdown from 5pm today, Gerard’s Bistro will be bringing back their beloved takeaway menu. The daily changing takeaway menu will be offered for Tuesday 30th and Wednesday 31st March and will be $50pp. The restaurant will be back to normal dine-in trade on Thursday, 1st April, allContinue reading “Gerard’s Bistro takeaway is back for the lockdown”