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HuTong Dumpling Bar

MELBOURNE is full of hidden gems and is home to contain the city’s small bars, cocktail lounges and restaurants – the grooviest and funkiest of which are usually tucked away or hidden in the city’s alleys or atop CBD buildings … Continue reading

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East West Gourmet

CONTRIBUTORS to menu and social networking food web sites are making pretty big claims that East West Gourmet, nestled on the second floor food court in Chatswood’s Manadrin Centre, has one of the best Hainanese chicken rice in Sydney. The … Continue reading

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White Rabbit Gallery – Redux

THE Hungry Bon Vivant has had his home taken over by builders and as such was forced to find new temporary digs. I was fortunate enough to take over a mate’s warehouse conversion just around the corner from the White … Continue reading

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Phnom Penh Teo Chew Noodle House

“NUMBER 12?” asked the owner of Phnom Penh Teo Chew Noodle House during a busy lunch time rush. “How did she remember that?” I asked myself. I haven’t been to Dixon House Food Court for nearly two years and yet … Continue reading

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Emperor’s Garden BBQ and Noodles

BEN and Gerry aren’t the American hippies who make and sell ice cream but guys who love their Pinot and lashings of pork and duck (and love trying to bait me into an argument by ranting on sensitive political and … Continue reading

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The Last Meal – Ying Chow

ANTHONY Bourdain occasionally asks chefs while he travels the world what they would have as their last meal if they were on death row. This got me thinking – what would I request from those sullen-looking guards to bring for … Continue reading

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Chinese Noodle Restaurant

FADED crimson-coloured plastic grape bunches droop from a plastic grape vine on the ceiling. Colourful woollen tapestries depicting scenes from the Silk Road decorate the decades of tartare building up on the walls. One would think you have entered a … Continue reading

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