Melbourne Guide: Longrain’s Matt Dunbar

June 30, 2013 at 11:27 pm
Longrain Melbourne

Longrain Melbourne

You may recall Longrain Sydney Head Chef, Louis Tikaram, sharing his guide to Sydney via Posse a little while back. Now we chat to Matt Dunbar, Head Chef of Longrain Melbourne, about some of the places you might find him when he’s not serving up some of Melbourne’s finest Thai dishes.

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Longrain

Longrain eggnet filled with pork prawn peanuts

Longrain eggnet filled with pork prawn peanuts

Up market Thai street food favourites with the Longrain touch, no waits with bookings for 2 available (YAY!!!!) and cool cocktails

Bar Lourinha

Bar Lourinha. Photo: timeout.com

Bar Lourinha. Photo: timeout.com

Great tapas, really interesting wine selections and a great cozy vibe for a winter night!

The European

The European. Photo: breakfastout.com.au

The European. Photo: breakfastout.com.au

Grab a seat on the sidewalk, a coffee and a croque monsieur or the baked eggs.

Westlake Restaurant

Westlake sesame seed balls. Photo: foodiesnplaces.blogspot.com

Westlake sesame seed balls. Photo: foodiesnplaces.blogspot.com

Best Yum Cha on the street!!

Double Happiness

Double Happiness. Photo: Broadsheet.com.au

Double Happiness. Photo: Broadsheet.com.au

Great little cosy bar, perfect for pre or post dinner drinks

Ling Nam

Ling Nam pippis in XO sauce. Photo: meldmagazine.com.au

Ling Nam pippis in XO sauce. Photo: meldmagazine.com.au

Open really late for when pre dinner drinks carry on- I recommend the pippis with XO sauce and Chinese donuts

Cumulus Inc

Cumulus Inc. Photo: Broadsheet.com.au

Cumulus Inc. Photo: Broadsheet.com.au

Cumulus Inc is an Andrew McConnell restaurant so has the best, well, everything really! Hit ‘em up for breakfast for a great take on dining in the AM

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