Piccolina Gelateria Collingwood
Sit at the bar with a cone – or a granita – and watch pastry chefs prepare gelato.
Gontran Cherrier Collingwood
Traditional bread and experimental pastry from one of France’s biggest names.
Beechworth Comes to Collingwood
A former Vue de Monde somm brings a slice of the Victorian country, and Italy, to the north.
Congress Arrives in Collingwood
Kangaroo pastrami, pulled pig’s-head croquettes and Dutch spice cake are the hallmarks of this flexible restaurant-slash-wine bar.
Piccolina’s Polished New Collingwood Gelato Temple
Sit at the bar with a cone – or a granita – and watch pastry chefs prepare gelato in a Smith Street shop designed by Hecker Guthrie.
Unusual Plants – and Helpful Tips – in Collingwood
If you’ve killed a few bits of greenery in your time, head to The Plant Society – a new store within cafe Mina-no-ie that comes with advice, and coffee.
Paradise Alley Opens in Collingwood
Bevy slinger Laura Twomey moves into Easey Street, with a little help from her friends.
Terror Twilight Arrives in Collingwood
Hootan Heydari and Jono Hill’s Johnston Street diner grows up.
Ocean Made: A Hidden Treasure in Collingwood
One of Melbourne’s leading seafood suppliers is right under your nose.
Fancy a no-nonsense burger for breakfast, served five storeys up, inside a train carriage? This is the place for you.
Wicker, Foliage at Collingwood's New Cafe
Salads, sangas, pot plants and flowers, all under one green roof.
Now Open: Acoffee Comes to Collingwood
A sleek and sparse roaster and cafe opens in a converted garage.
Smith Street Alimentari
An Italian-ish cafe and food store with excellent takeaway options.
Phamily Kitchen is a Collingwood modern-Viet joint.
Exclusive: The Updated Plans For a Controversial Collingwood Tower
It’s not a casino, but a big white building with a waterfall feature may be coming to Wellington Street.
A shiny retail concept on Johnston Street selling books, records, T-shirts, jewellery and more.
Shane Delia’s slick, hip-hop inspired kebab joint.
Safe, abrasion-resistant motorbike denim that doesn’t compromise on style.
The Gasometer Hotel
A classic live music venue, complete with a giant retractable roof.
A treasure trove of handcrafted vintage-style frocks, with a sewing classes held up stairs.
A Nostalgic Milk Bar, With a Difference, Opens in Collingwood
This art installation and time warp is a love letter to the past.
Nike to Launch Epic Free Interactive Obstacle Course in Collingwood
Fancy a bounce in a foam room and slipping down a giant slide into a foam pit with your mates?
A sleek and sparse roaster and cafe in a converted garage.
A three-in-one deli, restaurant and wine bar.
House, techno, Italo, disco and Balearic from a trio of respected Melbourne DJs.
Quality clothing made and designed in Melbourne.
Forester's Pub & Dining
Dozens of beers and classic pub food in an ornate space.
Books, art, design and records. All the things that make us happy, in other words.
South of Johnston
One of Collingwood's first serious cafes and still hugely popular.
It’s the simple burger joint Melburnians have fallen hard for.
A Collingwood rock'n'roll pub with a rich history.
A cheery place for a Japanese lunch.
Son in Law
If you’re looking for Thai food with a difference, this is your place.
Finding this secretive, 16-seat cocktail bar is half the fun.
Thoughtful designs made in luxurious and unexpected fabrics.
The Mill Brewery
A one-man operation punching above its weight.
A modern take on the old corner store.
A Thai cocktail bar in Collingwood.
The Craft & Co
This huge, multi-faceted venue defies convenient labelling. You really need to visit to understand it.
It doesn’t matter if you live in a shoebox – this spot has functional furniture and homewares to suit.
Blurs the line between casual and fine dining more than any other restaurant in the city.
Every cafe serves coffee, but few pay it as much attention as this one.
Paradise Alley, Little Latin Lucy and Casati’s
A three-in-one warehouse space in Collingwood: pool, South American snacks, a deli, cocktails and more.