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A letter from our founder, Loretta McGill

Dear members and foodie friends,It has been a while since you have heard from me, that's because I hoped I'd be writing a different letter. After a lot of consideration, I have some news I wanted to share with you - I have decided to close down Let's Meet At.I launched Let's Meet At two years ago to help people make new friends by connecting...

5 of Melbourne’s friendliest Neighbourhood Wine Bars

December 7 2017
As many will know, I gave up the city life in Melbourne earlier this year in search of sun, sand and sea on the Gold Coast. The foodie scene on the Gold Coast has exploded and we are absolutely spoilt for choice. There is something I am missing out on though - a great neighbourhood wine bar.On my recent trip back to Melbourne, I took on the...

Melbourne CBD's best coffee spots to meet at

June 9 2017
Finding somewhere to meet a fellow Let's Meet At member for coffee can be tricky if you're from opposite sides of the city. The good news is there are plenty of great little spots right in the middle of Melbourne's CBD and conveniently located by Melbourne Central, Parliament and Flinders Street train stations. Here's our top list to get you...

Meet the Locals – Kelly from Bomba

April 10 2017
We love getting to know more about the people behind the restaurants we visit. With our Meet the Locals dinner @ Bomba coming up, we caught up with Kelly O'Loghlen – partner and front of house manager at the popular city tapas bar, for a quick-fire round of 'What's your favourite?'Kelly is no stranger to the world of Melbourne hospitality...

Top 5 picks for Melbourne Food and Wine Festival

March 15 2017
It's already that time of the year again where we carefully scroll through hundreds of events to find (and decide on) the best events to attend at the Melbourne Food & Wine Festival. There are so many and it's so hard to choose just a few!Let me take some of the work out of it for you with my top picks! I've hunted through all the events and...

Embla

February 22 2017
Relax with fine wine and food that makes you go 'yummm' I am a big fan of wine bars, it's hard not to be when they embody the essence of good, simple food done well and interesting wines that take you out of your comfort zone. Embla does all of this and more.Everything about Embla from its rustic interior to the friendly service makes it easy...

How To Order The Coffee You Want To Drink

February 21 2017
These days ordering coffee might seem more difficult than it once was.Although this might seem this way, we've just been given more variety and have an abundance of choices to enhance our coffee consumption experience.Our friends at Double Espresso have created a cheat sheet to ten of the most common coffee terms to help you order the coffee...

Top 15 eateries on the Gold Coast every foodie must try

November 1 2016
When someone says Gold Coast, we automatically think Surfers Paradise and the crazy party scene. That was my impression anyway, so when my new boyfriend broke the news to me that he was moving to the Gold Coast I was devastated, not only because he was leaving Melbourne but because we both loved food and all our dates were centred around...

Gingerbread House

October 17 2016
Yes, we know it's only mid-October but we're taking a leaf out of the retail book and getting stuck into the Christmas spirt early. It's not just because we love gingerbread, and we really do, it's in the name of a good cause – the Gingerbread Demolition. Every year, Melbourne gets a little messy to raise money for Save the Children. This year...

Grand Final Footy Feast

September 23 2016
It's that time of year, when friends and family get together to celebrate our national sport. When opposing fans crowd around TVs all over Australia, hoping their team wins the AFL Grand Final. Whether your team made the final or not, Grand Final Day is a good excuse to get together with friends and have a party. At exactly 2:30pm, the game...