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In a modest restaurant on Brunswick Street there lives a dragon. In one hand it wields a spoon of diced vegetables. In another a fork-impaled block of tofu. In yet another (dragons have many limbs), a bowl of noodles and peas.
No doubt you’ve heard of New York’s SoHo, Greenwich Village and Lower East Side. Well now Melbourne can join in with the groovy neighbourhood names: welcome to the Inner West Side, home to the New York–inspired Luncheonette in Kensington.
Like a serve of junkyard kitsch with your latte? There’s an Airstream caravan parked on an old lot a short walk off Brunswick Street that aims to give you just that.
Don Draper meets Pepé le Pew behind Galerie Montmartre’s roller-doored warehouse space, just off Brunswick Street. Here a mammoth collection of vintage French advertising posters awaits, sure to make the most jaded graphic design fiend go weak at the knees.
When you’re out for dinner on a Friday or Saturday night and going to a gig later, you don’t want to spend 4 hours at a fancy restaurant constantly looking at your watch to figure out if you’ve got time for dessert. This was the thinking of Elena Bonnici, who wanted to run a pizza restaurant that delivered not only quick service, but great quality ingredients too.