Category Archives: Dining out

It happened in Hobart

Okay this posts title is a bit average but let me assure you that a visit to Hobart is not. It was a few weeks ago now that we visited Hobart, but I’m still thinking about some of the excellent … Continue reading

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The wedding cake and other edibles

I have been in a bit of blog hiatus of late, I went back to work full-time a few months ago and this has meant less time for blogging. Although I haven’t been writing about things I have been eating … Continue reading

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Golden Fields

If a picture tells a thousand words then I happily start this post with the picture above, behold the New England lobster roll. I had heard much and seen much and discussed these rolls much, now was finally my opportunity … Continue reading

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Huxtable

Huxtable, where to start. I am not sure what it is about this place that appeals to me so much, in fact I’d go as far as to say if I could I’d eat at Huxtable at least once a … Continue reading

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The Aylesbury Rooftop & Restaurant

The Aylesbury Rooftop Bar & Restaurant is owned by Jesse and Vanessa Gerner, the same couple who own Anada Restaurant on Gertrude St. Over two levels, downstairs the restaurant and upstairs the bar. It is that bar upstairs that I … Continue reading

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Bar Americano – Cocktails

I’ve previously written about Bar Americano, but only in regard to it’s day time service and coffee. This is just a quick post after a return visit at night to sample cocktails, and sample I did! You can select from … Continue reading

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Queen Victoria Market & Market Lane Coffee

    I’ve been enjoying the Queen Vic Market for most of my life. From visiting when I was a young girl with my parents, walking up and down the aisles looking at what was even then slightly dodgy clothing. … Continue reading

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Nabiha

Nabiha 4-16 Hall St, Moonee Ponds Owners: Sam and Rosalyn Manno Hours: Mon-Fri, 8am-4pm; Sat, 9am-3pm Well, I feel the need to explain why I’ve delayed in writing about somewhere in the area I live. Growing up in the hardcore … Continue reading

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Embrasse

Embrasse 312 Drummon St, Calton Owners: Nicolas & Tara Poelart http://www.embrasserestaurant.com.au I put out the word for recommendations for a place to have a meal to celebrate the ‘ol wedding anniversary. It needed to be somewhere not too noisy, but … Continue reading

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El Bulli – Cooking in Progress

El Bulli – Cooking in Progress A documentary by Gereon Wetzel, playing as part of MIFF 2011. http://www.elbulli.com There has been much discussion about Ferran Adria and whether he is the architect of “molecular gastronomy”, the worlds best chef or … Continue reading

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