Beat Eats

A new Melbourne café is donating all of its proceeds to improving education in Vanuatu

The pop-up café will be open at the corner of Langridge and Wellington Street from February 4. Regular opening hours will be 7am–3pm Wednesday through Sunday throughout the rest of summer. Check out Co-Ground for more info. 

On today: Gelato Messina are giving away $1 tubs of goodness

You'll be able to score a $1 tub of goodness between 3pm and 5pm today. So what are you waiting for? Start counting down and get your clickers ready to order through Deliveroo. 

Melbourne is getting a boutique doughnut and beer festival

It's all going down at The Village Melbourne, St Kilda Road, on Sunday March 12. Head to their website for more details. 

A Golden Gaytime pop-up shop is coming to Melbourne

Taste it for yourself when The Golden Gaytime Crumb Shed opens inside Topshop's Melbourne Emporium Store from Friday January 20 for a limited time. Head to Streets Ice Cream for more details. 

One of Australia's most hyped patisseries is opening in Melbourne

Check it out over at 56-66 University Street, Carlton. Check their website for more details. 

Soak up the sun at this rooftop pool party

Chill out at the Adelphi's Pimms Pop-Up Pool Sessions every weekend from Saturday December 24 till Sunday January 29. 

A huge BBQ festival is coming to Melbourne this summer

The Melbourne Barbecue Festival returns to Flemington Racecourse over the weekend of February 4 and 5.

The Cider and Pork Festival is returning to Melbourne

It's going down on January 21 and January 22 at Flemington Racecourse. Head to their website for more details. 

A cider market is coming to Melbourne this weekend

Come have a drink at Cookie's cider market, open from midday Saturday December 10.

The B.East are hosting a day of epic food challenges

Dig your hands into this food bonanza Saturday December 17 from 12pm.

A new free festival is coming to Melbourne for Australia Day

The free, all ages Velodrome Food Truck Festival goes down Thursday January 26 till Sunday January 29 at the Coburg Velodrome. Tickets via Eventbrite. 

Crêpes For Change

Crêpes For Change will be at Coburg Night Market, taking place every Friday night from Friday November 25 until Friday December 16.

PSA: Pizza Hut dine-in restaurants are making a comeback

Stay tuned to Beat, as we rigorously update you with the latest in Pizza Hut news. 

Spare Me Kitchen

Spare Me Kitchen is located at 393 Brunswick St, Fitzroy. For more info head to their website.

A champagne festival is coming to Melbourne

It's going down from Friday December 9 to Sunday December 11 at Wine Republics across Melbourne. Head to the event page for more details. 

Polish Food Festival returns to Federation Square

Get yourself down to the Polish Festival at Federation Square on Sunday November 13. 

Beat Eats #5 hits the streets today

To get involved with next season's issue, email thom@beat.com.au. 

True North

True North is located at 2A Munro St, Coburg.


Topolino's is located at 87 Fitzroy St, St Kilda.

SPQR Pizzeria

SPQR Pizzeria is located at 26 Liverpool St, CBD.


Sabai is located at 460 Church Street, Richmond.

Rare Steakhouse

Rare Steakhouse is located at 42-44 King St, CBD.

Post Office Hotel

Post Office Hotel is located at 229-231 Sydney Rd, Coburg.

Po' Boy Quarter

Po' Boy Quarter is located at 295 Smith St, Fitzroy.

Pavlov's Duck

Pavlov's Duck is located at 401 Smith St, Fitzroy.

Beat's Guide to Eating Your Way Through South Wharf

For more information head to South Wharf's website.

Lazer Pig

Lazer Pig is located at 9-11 Peel St, Collingwood.

Last Chance Rock & Roll Bar

Last Chance Rock & Roll Bar is located at 238 Victoria St, North Melbourne.