Old Mates Pizza and Pasta, South Melb.

Old Mates Pizza and Pasta is a small restaurant, which mainly runs as a take-away joint. While it is small, it still has a nice dine-in space. I especially like the exposed brick wall and the metal stools. We decided to dine in, with take-away boxes, so that we could continue eating at home ifContinue reading “Old Mates Pizza and Pasta, South Melb.”

Etto Italian Street Pasta, South Melbourne. 

One afternoon a few weeks ago I thought to myself, ” You know what? It has been a while since I have had good pasta. Like really good pasta…” That thought lead me to do a bit of searching and that search lead me to Etto. I wanted a pasta meal, not a pretty bowlContinue reading “Etto Italian Street Pasta, South Melbourne. “

Cielo at the Mayfair, NYC.

The Theatre District has quite a few good restaurants to eat at before seeing a show. Cielo serves Italian food, in a basement which may look weird out the front, but is quite cosy inside with some cute touches – books and candles on shelves and moody lighting being some of them. Service was aContinue reading “Cielo at the Mayfair, NYC.”

Ca de Vin.

Sometimes places just let you down. In the case of Ca De Vin, I had been there before and enjoyed it, but when I went again the other day, I was very disappointed.  I went there for lunch with Alice and her mother. Service was pretty bad. The waiters ignored you, were very cold, unsmilingContinue reading “Ca de Vin.”

+39 pizzeria

I work in the CBD with a bunch of lovely people and they wanted an affordable easy dinner nearby so I recommended +39 Pizzeria on little Bourke street. I had been there before and it had been lovely. They take bookings so I made one for 6 and then off we went! When we gotContinue reading “+39 pizzeria”