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One of Australia's Biggest Oyster Festivals Returns to Melbourne

The Oyster Bonanza will take place at St Kilda’s The Deck at Circa on Thursday July 21. Tickets are available now.

A Two-Storey BBQ Joint is Opening in Melbourne

Fancy Hank's new CBD location will open on 1/79 Bourke Street Thursday October 20. 

Beat’s Guide to Melbourne’s Best Bars to Escape the Cold

Got any other hot tips? Let us know your favourite winter-time watering hole in the comments below.  

Bluebonnet Barbecue and Belleville Are Going Head to Head in a Chicken Cook-Off

Poultry Slam Volume 2 will kick off at Belleville on Saturday July 16. Email the venue to book your spot.

The Gem Bar Are Celebrating Their Birthday with Booze, Bands and Barbecue

The Gem Bar, located at 289 Wellington Street Collingwood, kicks off its 10th birthday celebrations this Friday, June 17 through to Sunday June 19. Head to their Facebook event for more details. 

Belleville Kicks Off 'Pimp My Poutine' Series

Pimp My Poutine will run every Tuesday at Belleville in Globe Alley, with the first instalment kicking off tonight.  

Belle's Hot Chicken Looks to Be Opening in South Yarra

You can go check it out for yourself on 590 Chapel Street. Rest assured, we'll update you when all the greasy details emerge.  

Lakou Lakay Caribbean Kitchen Coming to LuWOW

Achille is a god and she’ll be searing down at LuWOW for a limited amount of time between 6pm and 9pm on Friday nights.

Hip Hop High Tea Returns to Belleville

Rizky’s Hip Hop High Tea will take place at Belleville on Saturday June 25. Bookings are available online.

Belleville Are Hosting a Kiwi Banquet Matched with Craft Ales

It all goes down Saturday June 11 at Belleville. Email info@belleville-melbourne.com for tickets. 

Beat’s Guide to Melbourne’s Best Pies

Got a pie-sized secret you're keeping all to yourself? Let us know your favourites in the comments below. 

The Flour Market is Headed to the CBD

Afternoon Delight will kick off at Melbourne Central's Link Bridge on Thursday June 2 from 3pm and run in weekly instalments until Thursday June 30. 

You Can Now Eat Butter Chicken Poutine at Belleville

It’s saucy and it’s creamy and it’s now live at Belleville in Globe Alley.

Gorilla Grill Open Up in Maribyrnong

Gorilla Grill is now open for business at 36 Edgewater Boulevard, Maribyrnong.

The 2016 Melbourne Chilli Festival is Gearing Up for a Hot One

It’s all happening on Saturday June 4 from 6pm until 10pm at 424 Malvern Road (200m from Chapel Street and next door to Hobba.) A Gold coin donation at entry will go to the Prahran Mission. Head to their Facebook event for more details. 

Tinnies and Pinnies Come to Peacock Inn Hotel

Catch it at the Peackock Inn Hotel until Sunday May 22. 

5 continents, 5 courses For 5cent At Feast of Merit

It happens on Monday May 23 at Feast of Merit, 117 Swan St, Richmond. To book click here.

Beat’s Guide to Melbourne’s Best Hidden Cafés

Anything we missed? Let us know in the comments below.

Melbourne is Now Home to the World's Best Pizza

Taste the world's best margherita for yourself at Pizzaly on 132 Wood Street, Preston. 

Sake Flinders Lane Opens, Reveals DJ Lineup

Check out the newly opened Saké Flinders Lane, down on 121 Flinders Lane in the Melbourne CBD. Saké is open from Sunday to Wednesday from 11am to 12am and Thursday to Saturday from 11am to 3am.

Fratelli Fresh Is Coming To Melbourne

Fratelli Fresh will open in June on the ground food of the Alfred dining and entertainment precinct.

A Wolf Creek Pop-Up Bar is Coming to Melbourne

The Wolf Creek Roadhouse Bar will open in Federation Square from Thursday May 5 to Monday May 8.  

Wine and Chocolate Festival 2016 Set for This Weekend

The Wine and Chocolate Festival kicks off this Saturday April 30 from 11am to 6pm at Seaworks. 

Beat's Guide to Eating Cheap: Monday

To get the full lowdown on Melbourne's renowned food, bar and booze scene, make sure to check out the latest edition of Beat Eats.  

Ferdydurke Are Throwing A Party To Launch Their New Menu

It all goes down from 5pm on Sunday Apirl 24  with Ferdydurke offering free tasters from their new food menu until they run out. 

Finding Good Coffee In the USA and UK

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Melbourne’s Mexican Food Re-evolution

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Musicians Eating On Tour #2: A Rundown Of On-The-Road Eating Habits

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