Pope Joan, Brunswick
Brunswick-Brunswick East / Eating Out

Pope Joan, Brunswick

Pope Joan 77-79 Nicholson Street Brunswick web: http://popejoan.com.au/ Another day, another brunch post! Matt Wilkinson (he of the new book Mr Wilkinson’s Favourite Vegetables, which I’ve been eyeing off) is the chef and co-owner at Pope Joan in Bruns-a-wick, which makes cheffy and delicious brunches and gets absolutely packed out. Get there before prime brunch-o-clock, or … Continue reading

Five dishes, two birds, one stone (South Yarra)
Eating Out / South Yarra

Five dishes, two birds, one stone (South Yarra)

Two Birds One Stone 12 Claremont Street South Yarra web: http://www.twobirdsonestonecafe.com.au/ Before she left to do her MBA in the USA, my friend S was very good at seeking out the cafes of the moment and suggesting we do brunch there. So, prior to about eleventy thousand blog posts appearing on Urbanspoon, extolling the virtues of … Continue reading

Noshing at Nshry, Albert Park
Albert Park-Port Melbourne / Eating Out

Noshing at Nshry, Albert Park

Nshry 129a Beaconsfield Parade (on the beach side, at the end of Kerferd Road) Albert Park Web: http://www.nshry.com.au/ Mr Behemoth has been studying really hard for the Level 2 CFA exam, so our weekend brunches have dropped off. I’m a social eater-outer; I like eating with other people and sharing food. When I go to the supermarket … Continue reading

Freewheelin’ at Freestyle Espresso, South Melbourne
Eating Out / South Melbourne

Freewheelin’ at Freestyle Espresso, South Melbourne

After a busy morning grappling with everyone else in the hubbub of South Melbourne Market, Freestyle Espresso is a great place to gather, regroup and refuel with some cracking breakfasts. What’s brilliant about this place is I’ve never waited for a table; it’s down a lane (all the best cafes in Melbourne are down lanes, don’t-cha-know); … Continue reading