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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.

1606 Luis de Torres – Rhodes, Sydney

1606 Luis de Torres – Rhodes, Sydney

Haven’t been to Rhodes much lately (especially now that IKEA is at Tempe!) so when the kind folks at 1606 Luis de Torres invited us to visit, we didn’t hesitate on taking them up on their offer!

Classico Moderno – Darlinghurst, Sydney

Classico Moderno – Darlinghurst, Sydney

Classico Moderno is an Italian pop-up restaurant currently located in Darlinghurst, set up by Italian chef Bryan Gerlini. You may know that name in connection with Darlinghurst’s most loved pop-up restaurant to date – Cafe Paci. Apparently he did a stint there! However, don’t expect […]

Saint Peter – Paddington, Sydney

Saint Peter – Paddington, Sydney

Excited to share with you one of the most enjoyable meals I’ve had in a long time – at Saint Peter in Paddington. I do eat out quite a bit and mostly I come away from meals going, yeah, that was pretty good. But after dining […]

Chefs Gallery Round 2 – Sydney CBD

Chefs Gallery Round 2 – Sydney CBD

Trust Chefs Gallery to come up with some fun, crazy dishes. There were some nice dishes on the menu so we were invited back for a second time! Click through to see what we ate! (Check out our first time here)