Carmen the Intern - Staff Favourites Melbourne

Meet... Carmen!

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📸 At Liven I...
Work in Social Media!

⏳ In my spare time...
I create Spotify playlists to fit any mood!

🥕My favourite food is...
Roasted carrots.

🎶 Right now, I'm listening to...
Vacationer - Trip (Teen Daze Remix)

Here are my favourite place to eat on Liven...

I don't know about you guys, but most of the time I find that my friends and I have a hard time choosing where to dine out. Ever since I've started using Liven, picking a place isn't so hard anymore - they're basically finding the best places for you while also giving out alllll the perks.

I've handpicked a few of my favourite places to eat out and I'm going to tell you why you should go there, and what you should try!


St Kilda | Hawthorn

Situated on Acland Street at St Kilda, this place serves up pretty great Italian food. The ambiance is super stylish and cosy; plus, Rococo has a fireplace so I suggest you go there for your next date night! 😍

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You should try...
The calabrese pizza and the gnocchi ai funghi – Oh, and also try booking a seat because it can get pretty crowded at night.


Collins Street | Lonsdale Street

There's just something I love about sushi on rice.. and poked is hands down my go to poke bowl place in the city. Poked has a variety of locations in Melbourne CBD and it's a healthier option for your next lunch!

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You should try...
customizing your own poke bowl because how many restaurants allows you to choose what ingredients you get on your plate right????

Chilli India

Melbourne Central

Sometimes I get occasional cravings for Indian cuisine and Chilli India is where I go to get my fix. Slapped right in the middle of the CBD, you can find it inside Melbourne Central right next to Little Lonsdale Street.

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You should try...
Their lunch set menu because it is the absolute bargain! You get to choose a type of meat and vegetable to go with your rice and roti. It doesn't look as great as it sounds but it is jam pack with flavour. You could also try their briyani rice for a taste of something more authentic.


Melbourne CBD

This list just can't be completed without adding dessert so without further ado, I present to you – Brunetti Caffe! I feel like Brunetti should be on the list because it's one of those places where you can sit and talk to your friends, sip on coffee and eat dessert. To me, that sounds like the best combo on a Sunday afternoon.

You should try...
Their Nutella Ecclair or if you're looking for something lighter, try their lemon tart.