Melbourne, Restaurant Reviews

Square and Compass

Tucked away in East Melbourne, J and I found ourselves brunching at Square and Compass. The interior is gorgeous. Simple, clean, with an authentic feel – quite similar to Barry in Northcote (which one of the owners has been associated with). The menu is fascinating. With a distinct health-conscious tone, I opted for the porridge. […]

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Kong BBQ

Last night, in an attempt to break the Wednesday evening conformity of having dinner at home, the bestie and I set our sights upon Kong BBQ in Richmond. Specialising in Oriental pit BBQ cooking techniques, including a vast array of larger and smaller dishes including ssam roti-rolls, buns, fried wings, and bbq meats, there’s an abundance […]

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Fifteen Pounds

In an act of pure spontaneity, I found myself brunching with two friends at Fifteen Pounds. Totes not complaining. Quietly located on Railway Place in Fairfield, it’s got that lovely suburban feeling, with convenient parking. All the things you want on a Sunday morning. The cafe’s interior is deceptively spacious, with an expanding dining area […]

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Barry

Continuing from last weeks post, my weekday brunch outings are steadily gaining momentum. Simply put, there’s just something cheeky about brunching during the week. Kinda like, PHHHHT conformity? Forget dat!! So yeah, this weeks outing brings us to Barry coffee and food in Northcote. Dining with a childhood friend from Adelaide, it’s been on my wishlist […]

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Giddiup

Ahhhh yes, sweet, glorious, alone time. I love it – especially when combined with brunch. Giddiup in South Melbourne has been on my radar for some time, after visiting a few times for coffee (lol I say coffee, by which I mean peppermint tea – yeah I’m BADASS). Anyway, it was time to test their […]

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St Ali

Theres a lot to be said for Melbourne’s brunching scene, as the sheer diversity of cafes never ceases to amaze me. This weeks review brings us to St Ali, in South Melbourne. Catching up with a friend on a drizzly Sunday morning, expectedly, the cafe was booming. This is my second time visiting, and the cafe’s […]

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Melbourne, Restaurant Reviews

Fonda Mexican – Hawthorn

Holy crap. This is my first dinner review in almost five months! Uhhhhh….awkies. Phhht….whatever, my blog, my rules. So yeah, welcome to this weeks review – Fonda’s newest Mexican eatery, located in Hawthorn. Dining with a childhood friend (and her hubby) for dinner on Friday night, the restaurant was booming. We took comfort in a […]

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