Find Melbourne’s best coffee spots, cheap lunches, fresh sushi, authentic dumplings and in-store sales. Hang around after work for happy hour deals, one-of-a-kind exhibitions or blockbuster shows. Only in the city.
What's on weekdays
Comedy at Spleen: Mondays
Come along to the city's longest-running comedy night.
Summer Night Market
Unforgettable balmy moments as the Summer Night Market returns to Queen Vic Market!
Comedy at the Coopers Inn
A comedy club featuring the best local, interstate and international stand-up comedians.
Chicago the Musical
With a glittering score including All That Jazz and Razzle Dazzle, Chicago is back.
Break ideas in an hour or less
NGV Architecture Commission: (This is) Air
The NGV 2023 Architecture Commission is a large-scale installation that makes the invisible visible.
The Music Gym
Learn to play a musical instrument or get back into music with lessons in guitar, piano and voice.
Wellness at THE LUME Melbourne
Ignite every sense with unique immersive wellness experiences at THE LUME Melbourne.
Twelve stunning gardens close to the Melbourne CBD
Take your daily exercise in one of the city's best gardens.
Best coffee in Melbourne
Melbourne’s best hidden laneway cafes
Head down these laneways to find leafy cafes, tiny hole-in-the-walls and hidden gem coffee roasters.
Melbourne's best cafes that open late
These Melbourne cafes are open late for evening coffee runs.
The best Melbourne cafes for iced coffee
Try Vietnamese iced coffee, yuzu spritzes and classic cold brew.
Team building activities
Holey Moley Golf Club
Holey Moley offers a mini golf course and bar with 27 themed holes plus a karaoke room.
Melbourne's largest bar and games venue, in the heart of Chinatown.
Top spots for casual meetings
Cafe and wine store offering a sustainable, seasonal menu for breakfast and lunch.
Barbarella Gelato and Wine
Premium gelato, perfect coffee and an excellent wine list all within the historic Block Arcade.
Lunches and 3pm treats
City worker deals
Ride to work with a free 1-week e-bike test ride and 10% off the RRP of any bike.
Henry and the Fox
Enjoy 220g Flinders Island striploin plus french fries and cafe de Paris butter for only $23.
BKK's seasonal Thai lunch banquet comes with two snacks, entree and shared main. $35pp, Mon to Fri.
HQ's on William Restaurant and Bar
Enjoy a free beer, wine or coffee with your lunch. Available Monday to Friday, 12-3pm.
Clock off early and clock onto $15 classic cocktails, G&Ts and wines by the glass, Tues to Thurs.
Enjoy a choice of sandwich with chips and a drink from $26. On your table in 15 mins or it's free!
Feast on daily specials like Tuesday's rare breed tonkatsu sandwiches with bulldog sauce.
Try lunch specials like sashimi don bowls and bento boxes from 12pm every Monday to Friday.
Last updated on Thu 29 Feb 2024
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Casa del Gelato
An award-winning gelati shop that has been making delicious ice cream on Lygon Street since 1980.