Tag Archives: Bistro

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 Baroness of Balmain was stunning (as always), and against the back drop of Justin Hemmes’ French-inspired bistro Felix, she shone like the Parisienne moonlight. As did Felix tonight. Felix is one of the gems in Merrivale’s portfolio of restaurants. … Continue reading

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Oasi at North Sydney Cellars

OASI didn’t give a good impression on my first visit. Our party of three arrived to be told that the table had been taken (by one person) despite my host having a confirmed booking (we were only five minutes late). … Continue reading

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