Tag: eating out

eating out: barrafina

eating out: barrafina

**This article first appeared on London By Lauren** Like many good restaurants in London, Barrafina doesn’t take bookings and requires you to wait in a very long line for your table. Unlike many other restaurants, nobody seems to mind! One of the perks of waiting […]

eating out: shakfuyu

eating out: shakfuyu

**This article first appeared on London By Lauren** We are huge fans of Bone Daddies so when we heard the team had launched a new tapas-style pop-up, we were (almost) first in line to try it out. Shackfuyu will offer a regularly changing menu of […]

eating out: burger and lobster

eating out: burger and lobster

**This article first appeared on London By Lauren** On Friday evening, we had some foodie friends flying into town so we wanted to find a late dinner, sans reservations that didn’t compromise on quality. Enter Burger and Lobster. Burger and Lobster doesn’t have a menu […]

eating out: mu’ooz

eating out: mu’ooz

On Saturday night, the boy and I were looking for something a little bit different for dinner. We started off by working our way through each continent and settled on Africa. We enjoyed Ethiopian for one of our earliest dates in DC so I was […]

eating out: vine

eating out: vine

Our housemate is leaving town so we all headed out for a final meal together. He’s a fan of Italian so we decided to try a leisurely Sunday lunch at Vine in New Farm. We headed to the restaurant around 1.30pm and found it to […]

eating out: little greek taverna

eating out: little greek taverna

Last Thursday, my girlfriends took me out for an early birthday dinner at a place that will now be known as my favourite West End restaurant – the Little Greek Taverna. Nestled on the corner of Browning, Melbourne and Boundary Streets, this little piece of […]

eating out: ginga emporium

eating out: ginga emporium

Where do you go for date night when one of you feels like sushi but the other wants something hot and greasy? The recently-opened Ginga at Emporium apparently. Unlike its sister store at Southbank, Ginga at Emporium feels quite cozy and would be perfect for […]

eating out: mecca bah

eating out: mecca bah

Mecca Bah is one of those restaurants I’d wanted to try for ages so when it was up to me to choose a place for dinner with the girls, it was top of mind. According to its website, Mecca Bah provides a modern interpretation of […]

eating out: bamboo basket

eating out: bamboo basket

I had been looking forward to trying Bamboo Basket after some friends of ours raved that it had the best dumplings after Din Tai Fung. So last Friday night we headed over to see if the claim was true. The Grey Street restaurant looks great […]

eating out: punjabi palace

eating out: punjabi palace

There’s no better way to spend an evening than with a big group of friends, a few bottles of wine and amazingly good Indian food. I was fortunate enough to enjoy all of the above over the weekend. There are several Indian restaurants along Melbourne […]

eating out: wild pepper at coorparoo

eating out: wild pepper at coorparoo

Like a few restaurants around town, Wild Pepper Pizzeria at Coorparoo has recently undergone a change of ownership, with the store’s long-time manager taking over operations. Last night, the boy and I headed over to check out what the new owner had done with the […]

eating out: the smoke bbq

eating out: the smoke bbq

I’ve always been a fan of Blue Smoke so I was interested to see what it would be like following its recent revamp and rename. With the boy one arm down at the moment, food we can politely eat without knives and forks is high […]