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Hotel Nest

November 24, 2011


Never being one to shy away from a bargain, I found myself wondering along the rather idyllic streets of Albert Park on a Thursday night. The purpose? To experience Mad Cow Thursday at Hotel Nest (111 Victoria Ave, Albert Park VIC) for their $1 steaks of course. Nope, not a typo, steaks starting at one […]

Mister Close

November 23, 2011


Of all things to name your cafe, I can’t imagine why one would name it after their high school geography teacher. I suppose my year 9 geography teacher was quite memorable, but for all the wrong reasons…So anyhow, as the story goes, 2 young boys met in year 8 in Mr Close’s class and viola, […]

Laksa Bar

November 22, 2011


It was one of the few laneway areas that hadn’t yet been jazzed up with funky cafes and cool bars, but that was always bound to change. And the tide had finally came. Little Lonsdale Street up towards the Exhibition/Spring Street end is finally getting its fair share of foodie activity. Thanks to the arrival […]

October/November mashup

November 15, 2011


So it looks like we’re speeding towards the end of the year here and the absence in posts for the last month is really just a reflection of how busy things have been.  I am beginning to amass quite a large backlog of posts to be written, and I’m afraid I’m not likely to get […]