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Common(er) claws

122 Johnston Street, Fitzroy Phone: 9415 6876 Disclaimer: I ate and drank for FREE at the Commoner on the night in question. ‘Twas the night before the anniversary of that guy being nailed to a cross. Some call it Maundy … Continue reading

09. April 2012 by cloudcontrol
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Fake meat

I read (most of) Jonathan Safran Foer’s Eating Animals while I was on holiday in Malaysia, while eating my way to using a new notch on my belt. It made me think more closely about what I choose to eat, … Continue reading

19. September 2011 by cloudcontrol
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The Napier – a Bogan Burger misfire

210 Napier St, Fitzroy Phone: 9419 4240 It was an event which had been months in the making. It started last year, even. There was talk of smashing and burger domination. It was scheduled, then re-scheduled, then re-scheduled again. @thatjessho … Continue reading

06. June 2011 by cloudcontrol
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Houndstooth

36 Johnston St, Fitzroy Phone: 0411 404 374 I don’t know about you, but this year is flying by for me. Life seems to be full of projects right now; I’ve learned a lot, and made some great new friends … Continue reading

30. May 2011 by cloudcontrol
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Naked for Satan

285 Brunswick St, FitzroyPhone: 9416 2238 I toyed with the idea of not publishing this post because Naked for Satan has already had enough press in recent months, but I figured I really had to put my $2 in on … Continue reading

22. November 2010 by cloudcontrol
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Mussel Mania at the Provincial

299 Brunswick St, FitzroyPhone: 9810 0042 November’s Flavour of the Month special at The Provincial is Monday Night Mussels. A bottomless bowl of mussels (with the requisite pommes frites, of course) for $29.50. I met up with some friends to … Continue reading

16. November 2010 by cloudcontrol
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Los Amates

34 Johnston St, FitzroyPhone: 9417 0441 For ages, I’ve listened to people bemoan the lack of good Mexican food in Melbourne. I’m not sure I’d agree with that – I’m obviously no authority on the matter, but I’ve had good … Continue reading

26. October 2010 by cloudcontrol
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Nyala

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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Mario’s Cafe

303 Brunswick St, FitzroyPhone: 9417 3343 About a decade ago – and I can’t believe I just wrote that – I used to go to Melbourne Uni, so naturally, I spent a fair amount of time in and around Carlton … Continue reading

26. July 2010 by cloudcontrol
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The Provincial Hotel – the Roast Collection

299 Brunswick St, FitzroyPhone: 9810 0042 A cold and rainy night was sort of the perfect backdrop for my one and only outing to this year’s Melbourne Food and Wine Roast Collection event calendar. The streets were unusually empty for … Continue reading

28. June 2010 by cloudcontrol
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