A Flaming Moe’s-Themed Pop-Up Bar Is Coming

Written for Broadsheet Bills to pay, a dead-end job and problems with your wife? Don't throw in the towel, 'cause there's a place right down the block; it's a Flaming Moe’s-inspired pop-up bar, and it's coming to Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane in 2019. Bartenders will serve the Flaming Moe (or Flaming Homer, to true fans);… Continue reading A Flaming Moe’s-Themed Pop-Up Bar Is Coming

One of Melbourne’s Most Innovative Bar Owners Launches a Gallery-Bar Hybrid

Written for Broadsheet He’s the man behind acclaimed Bar Americano and world-class but now-closed Der Raum, Bar Economico and Bar Exuberante. And he believes the commercial art gallery model is broken. Matt Bax has created standout hospitality concepts and experiences, but he’s also a self-taught artist – his father was an artist and art teacher… Continue reading One of Melbourne’s Most Innovative Bar Owners Launches a Gallery-Bar Hybrid

An Ex-Barber Shop Filled With Curios Is St Kilda’s Newest Cocktail Bar

Written for Broadsheet St Kilda’s new cocktail bar, the Store Room, was originally one of barber Chris Dunkley’s Men + Co barber shops. After opening two years ago, a back of house area filled with mops and brooms soon became the after-work drinks area for Dunkley and his staff. As more and more barber shops… Continue reading An Ex-Barber Shop Filled With Curios Is St Kilda’s Newest Cocktail Bar