restaurants

eating out: cirque

eating out: cirque

Cirque is one of my favourite brunch spots and yesterday I popped in for a coffee and bite to eat with the boy and a couple of friends. As usual, there was a short wait of not more than five minutes outside until a table […]

fancy a free lunch?

fancy a free lunch?

They say there’s no such thing as a free lunch but is seems “they” might be wrong. Lawson’s bread has teamed up with some of the nation’s finest restaurants for “Lunch on Lawson’s”, with each restaurant designing its own signature sandwich using Lawson’s Bread for […]

eating out: pintxo spanish taperia

eating out: pintxo spanish taperia

A couple of nights ago, we were meeting some friends for a cheap and casual dinner before heading to the movies. We settled on Pintxo Spanish Taperia, partly for the novelty factor of a tapas train and partly because it’s currently Brisbane’s top-rated restaurant on […]

eating out: bravo bar b que

eating out: bravo bar b que

Last night the boy arrived home from a business trip declaring he was starving and in the mood for steak. As we were already heading to the Valley for drinks, the obvious choice was Bravo Bar B Que at Hotel Bravo. We picked up our […]

eating out: anouk

eating out: anouk

I love a Sunday brunch with my friends but it’s even better if it’s actually a Monday brunch on a public holiday. This morning a group of us headed down to Anouk in Paddington and even with a group of six, we didn’t have to […]

eating out: movida bar de tapas

eating out: movida bar de tapas

MoVida was the highlight of my weekend and I confess it was actually one of the reasons I headed south in the first place (it was a food and wine themed weekend after all). Tucked away in Hosier Lane, not far from Federation Square, MoVida […]

eating out: melbourne round-up

eating out: melbourne round-up

I spent a wonderful weekend down in Melbourne enjoying the city’s fabulous food and wine offerings (as my tannin-stained lips attest). Here’s the round-up of my favourite discoveries (excluding my absolute favourite, MoVida – it needs its own post to do it justice so stay […]

eating out: mamak

eating out: mamak

I spent the weekend in Sydney with my hard-working boyfriend who was down there for a job. While this did leave me quite a bit of free time to catch up on some shopping, we caught up for dinner on Saturday night at a little […]