Beer and dumplings were first seen together on the red carpet, waving paparazzi away after a premiere, as wanna-be foodies devoured their dumpling friends and chased them down with their beer buddies. Have it all with today’s Groupon: $19 for four plates of dumplings and any two local or imported beers or wine at Chi Lounge & Karaoke, Little Bourke Street ($52 value).
Nestled smack back in the heart of Melbourne’s CBD lays a vintage, oriental ode to years gone past, with softly lit candles and secluded corners, Chi Lounge & Karaoke offers an impeccably stylish venue. Hop toot and scoot with a choice of four dumpling plates featuring a selection of prawn, scallop, seafood, leek and bean thread, vegetarian, BBQ pork, Chinese chive, shanghai dumpling, fan fry pork and more. Chase it down with any two local or imported beers or wine, then sit back, relax and enjoy the night, which belongs to lovers. Continue festivities with optional extras like seasonal cocktails from impressive, creative bartenders, boutique wines, good tunes and good taste. The delicate nature and unrivalled eloquence of the lounge keeps patrons returning for more, the karaoke venue above boasting a massive bonus for punters and bar dwellers alike.