I'm a big fan of Mister Bianco, so Joseph Vargetto's Massi became a must-visit when it opened in the CBD in May last year. Seating around 50 people in a single room, it's a cosy and welcoming place. Comfy leather booths line one side of the room, and stools at the marble-clad bar are found along the other. It has a wine bar feel, and touches like leather table inlays and dark woods make it feel special....

Six Slices Pizza Bar is the newest restaurant from Andrea Cozzolino and Francesco Crifo, who also own Zero95 in Doncaster. The popularity of Zero95 and the desire to forge new ground on the pizza front, led them to open shop right at the heart of Kew Junction. Andrea won the Caputo Trophy for Neapolitan pizza at the 2016 Pizza Chef World Championships in Naples, so they certainly know a thing or two about them....