Category Archives: Casual dining

Morrison Hotel

IT was wonderful to catch up and have a beer with Chloe again. The last time I had a drink with her was back in 1989 in the Young & Jackson Hotel on Flinders Street in Melbourne. We haven’t spoken … Continue reading

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The New Nadi Farmers Club and Raju’s

ABOUT a third of Fiji’s population is made up of Indo-Fijians who are mostly descended from Indian indentured labourers brought to the islands by British colonial rulers to work on Fiji’s sugar cane plantations. As such, Fiji’s cuisine is also … Continue reading

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Chivit Thamma Da Coffee House

AFTER cycling for three hours around the northern Thai town of Chiang Rai in 30 degree temperatures while admiring charming temples and gardens, respite was required. Chivit Thamma Da Coffee House was a welcome oasis in a country where finding … Continue reading

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Morsels: Phu Quoc Vietnamese Restaurant

THERE seems to be a hundred eateries in Cabramatta from the glitzy (with neon-flashing lights, gilt ornaments and blaring music), to the tiny (that have a few ageing tables and chairs with a nook crammed with a handful of cooks boiling, frying and … Continue reading

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