Monthly Archives for September 2010

Ramen at Ume Hana

398 Elizabeth St, MelbournePhone: 9663 1108 It’s been a while ramen fans, but the hunt is on again!  This time I headed to Ume Hana, because I had to swap over my Sennheiser iPhone headphones for the FOURTH time in … Continue reading

30. September 2010 by cloudcontrol
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China Red

Shop 6, 206 Bourke St, MelbournePhone: 9662 3688 Never one to miss joining in on a chorus, here’s my take on the recently(ish) opened China Red. Compare and contrast with that of Penny and Jess. Oh, and The Age. 1500 … Continue reading

29. September 2010 by cloudcontrol
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Al Albero

354 St Georges Road, North FitzroyPhone: 9486 3233 You know, when people say ‘good pizza’ to me these days, I immediately think of a thin crust, minimalist toppings, and hopefully there’s goat’s cheese somewhere in the mix. Al Albero is … Continue reading

28. September 2010 by cloudcontrol
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T&T Takeaway

Food Court, Footscray Market, Irving St, Footscray After hauling my new washing machine 250 metres up Barkly St with my parents – they had parked the car in front of the wrong building, and unloaded the thing before letting me … Continue reading

27. September 2010 by cloudcontrol
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Cafe Isabella

Ground Floor, Royal Women’s Hospital, Parkville Another month, another colleague’s birthday lunch. Not that I’m complaining, because it’s nice to have an excuse to leave the office for an hour or so. This time, we headed to the nearby Royal … Continue reading

22. September 2010 by cloudcontrol
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Thanh Nga 9

160 Victoria St, RichmondPhone: 9427 7068 One of the greatest things about having a new home to set up is that it gives me an excuse to go to IKEA. I know, I know, IKEA is kind of evil, and … Continue reading

21. September 2010 by cloudcontrol
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Papa Gino’s

221 Lygon St, CarltonPhone: 9347 5758 There’s a time and a place for everything in life, so they saying goes. I’m not sure who said it, but they’re a very forgiving soul. Because conversely, life’s too short to [insert something … Continue reading

17. September 2010 by cloudcontrol
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Dong Ba

133 Hopkins St, FootscrayPhone: 9689 0608 After weeks of living in limbo, house sitting for my sister while she was on her honeymoon, I’m finally ensconced in my new apartment in Footscray! So let the exploration of my new ‘hood … Continue reading

13. September 2010 by cloudcontrol
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Taste of Melbourne 2010

Totally late to the party, I know, but here’s my Taste of Melbourne experience. Many thanks to Penny from for my free ticket – yeah baby! – and to all whom I shared bits of my day with. Caveat: … Continue reading

10. September 2010 by cloudcontrol
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113 Brunswick St, FitzroyPhone: 9419 9128 You know, sometimes you meet people in your life and they will forever be tied to a certain place in your mind, and certain meals that you share. For a group of my friends, … Continue reading

09. September 2010 by cloudcontrol
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