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The Butcher’s Block – Wahroonga, Sydney

The Butcher’s Block – Wahroonga, Sydney

Brunch with the mother-in-law? No worries if you’ve got The Butcher’s Block in Wahroonga round the corner from her place!

Edition Coffee Roasters @ Night – Darlinghurst, Sydney

Edition Coffee Roasters @ Night – Darlinghurst, Sydney

One afternoon on my walk home from work, I stopped by Edition Coffee Roasters to have a chat with Dan. He told me the super exciting news that Edition would be opening for dinner! What was even more exciting was that he asked us to come for their […]

Three Blue Ducks – Rosebery, Sydney

Three Blue Ducks – Rosebery, Sydney

Need an idea for Sunday brunch? A few months back AKB and I checked out the new (well, not so new anymore!) Three Blue Ducks at Rosebery. It’s taken up the old Kitchen by Mike site next to Koskela and they have an awesome breakfast menu […]

Som Saa – Spitalfields, London, UK

Som Saa – Spitalfields, London, UK

How great is it having friends all over the world? SW and his girlfriend A are always super fun to hang out with when we’re in London. This time we decided to check out Spitalfields, which we hadn’t been to much before, and A recommended […]

Bandol – Chelsea, London

Bandol – Chelsea, London

SVT and I used to be part of a kind of informal dinner club with a couple of school friends. When we realised she was moving to London, it made us sad – but also excited about the possibility of reuniting dinner club in London! […]

Distrikt Coffee – Berlin, Germany

Distrikt Coffee – Berlin, Germany

Hanging out at Distrikt Coffee in Berlin with MO and DS was cool but also slightly disorienting because we were speaking English in a German city in a cafe full of Kiwi waiters…

Frohlein – Hamburg, Germany

Frohlein – Hamburg, Germany

Ahhh German breakfasts – my love! Click through to have a look at what we ate for breakfast at Frohlein in Hamburg.

Trüffelschwein – Hamburg, Germany

Trüffelschwein – Hamburg, Germany

My my it’s been a busy start to the year – so much so that I’m only getting round to posting about our trip to Europe in December 2016! talk&spoon was also down for a few days, so apologies to those who tried to access […]

nel. restaurant – Sydney City

nel. restaurant – Sydney City

nel. Restaurant would definitely have made my list of top 5 eats of 2016 – if only I’d gotten round to putting up this post before the end of the year!

talk&spoon’s Top Eats for 2016

talk&spoon’s Top Eats for 2016

As the year draws to a close, I thought I’d reflect on some of the best dining experiences I had this year.