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.
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.
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.
Ocean Made: A Hidden Treasure in Collingwood
One of Melbourne’s leading seafood suppliers is right under your nose.
Now Open: Acoffee Comes to Collingwood
A sleek and sparse roaster and cafe opens in a converted garage.
Wicker, Foliage at Collingwood's New Cafe
Salads, sangas, pot plants and flowers, all under one green roof.
STREAT Opens Huge Dining Hub in Collingwood
The social initiative has come a long way from its coffee-cart origins.
Fonda Collingwood Opens on Smith Street
Inside the Mexican restaurant's new Smith Street home.
Fancy a no-nonsense burger for breakfast, served five storeys up, inside a train carriage? This is the place for you.
First Look: 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.
Smith Street Alimentari
An Italian-ish cafe and food store with excellent takeaway options.
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.
Phamily Kitchen is a Collingwood modern-Viet joint.
Head here for made-to-measure womenswear.
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 sleek and sparse roaster and cafe in a converted garage.
Finding this secretive, 16-seat cocktail bar is half the fun.
A three-in-one deli, restaurant and wine bar.
House, techno, Italo, disco and Balearic from a trio of respected Melbourne DJs.
Son in Law
If you’re looking for Thai food with a difference, this is your place.
Quality clothing made and designed in Melbourne.
Books, art, design and records. All the things that make us happy, in other words.
Forester's Pub & Dining
Dozens of beers and classic pub food in an ornate space.
South of Johnston
One of Collingwood's first serious cafes and still hugely popular.
A cheery place for a Japanese lunch.
It’s the simple burger joint Melburnians have fallen hard for.
A Collingwood rock'n'roll pub with a rich history.
Thoughtful designs made in luxurious and unexpected fabrics.
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.
Two Rockpool alums are behind this smart wine bar.