Shandong Mama

Shandong Mama is a popular dumpling house inside Bourke St Arcade, always with a (largely asian) crowd gathered outside it’s glass windows. They are cash only, don’t get caught out! Each dumpling is handmade lovingly by ‘Mama’ Wang, the co-owner and mother of the other half of Shandong Mama, daughter Ying Hou. Naturally dumplings aren’t the most … More Shandong Mama

Bawa

A beautiful, modern space with high ceilings and swedish-style furniture, Bawa opens itself up to light, love and good food. The atmosphere is relaxed and staff are welcoming, and once you get your hands on the menu, you know why this brunch venue is filled with happy faces and happy stomachs. Hot Choc ($5.0) was … More Bawa