Test Kitchen

The Meat Fish Wine Test Kitchen

Meat Fish Wine are all about the produce! We are dedicated to delivering the finest ingredients, sourced from the best suppliers to provide you with some of the tastiest culinary creations around. To celebrate our passion for premium, seasonal fare, we are announcing the Meat Fish Wine Test Kitchen, held on the first Wednesday of every month.

An exciting eve, where Head Chef Darren Mercaldi will prepare a novel five-course menu showcasing the best seasonal produce and his creative edible inventions, to the delight and intrigue of our guests. No limits, no pre designed menu, simply what is fresh and available on the day of the event. Chef Darren will play with varying ingredients, techniques and flavours, to create a simply unique dinner, each and every time. His passion for produce and pushing the boundaries with his cuisine will be delivered straight from the source to you! Culinary experimentation at its best, and you get to be the first to try..

Expect the unexpected, prepare to be dazzled, ready yourself to be blown away by truly astounding dishes. A different menu every time means you can visit us each and every time, and never try the same thing twice! What will your favourite creation be?


What: A five-course menu of handcrafted creations, with matching wines available upon request

How much: $60 per person (food only) with optional wine match at $60 per person

When: Next instalment is Wednesday September 7th

Reservations: Book online here, or call one of our friendly team on (03) 8660 6333

N.B. The test kitchen style of this dinner inhibits catering for vegan and vegetarian guests. Most allergies may be considered, given advance notice.