The Art of Food | Melbourne Food & Wine Festival

When: Thursday March 14th. 6:30pm arrival for a 7pm start
What: 4 course dinner
How Much: $99 per person  – includes a beer or wine on arrival
Bookings: Purchase your tickets here

Observe art created. Learn the creative process. Create your own dessert masterpiece.

An event like you’ve never seen before! This dinner event is an interactive dining experience, where you explore, discover and learn the flair, behind the artistic food Burma Lane is renowned for.

  • You will be coached by contemporary artist Maria Al Zoubi, about colours, techniques and styles, while watching Maria create her own canvas masterpiece, as you enjoy an exquisite meal.
  • Our Head Chef, Justin Lush will then inspire and guide you through his techniques in artistic food presentation.
  • You’ll then be given a blank canvas (plate), to express, create and plate up your own dessert masterpiece, with prizes for the best work of art.

A unique chance to challenge your artistic skills, enjoy gorgeous, delectable dishes whilst having a fabulous time!


Full menu:

Beef tartare, kohlrabi cream, rice paddy herb, quail egg, paratha
Salt & pepper squid, pickled cucumber, Vietnamese mint, beach banana
Duck, pomegranate, orange, soba noodle salad
Soy glazed beef short ribs, celeriac puree, beetroot sauce, coconut, hot mint salad
Smashed chilli chocolate brownie, pandan meringue, candied almond, freeze dried raspberries coconut ice cream

*Beef tartare and dessert courses will be interactive

118 Little Collins Street
Melbourne VIC 3000
Phone (03) 9615 8500
Functions Direct (03) 9603 1600

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Opening Hours

Opening Hours

Lunch 12pm - 3pm [ Monday - Friday ] & Dinner 5pm - late [ Monday - Saturday ]
Closed Sunday


Our location at the Paris end of Little Collins Street between Exhibition and Russell Streets is easy to access, serving both the Theatre Precinct and the local business district. Burma Lane has partnered with Secure Parking to bring you a fantastic discounted rate of $10, on weekends & evenings, at their car park on 121 Exhibition Street (entry via 129 Bourke Street). Just use the code: BURMALANE when booking online using Secure-A-Spot.

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