Tag Archives: Italian

Cafe Di Stasio: Twenty five and loving it

Too often we are a slave to the now. All that we care about is the next big thing, the new, the exciting. Those of us who have ever been tagged with the term “foodie” are more guilty of this … Continue reading

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La Posada: Ahead by a nose

Name: La Posada Address: 60 Alinga Street, Canberra City, ACT, 2601 Ph: 02 6248 5444 Website: http://www.laposada.com.au Hours: Lunch – Monday to Friday, 12-2.30pm. Dinner – Wednesday to Saturday, 5.45pm until late.   It had that smell. Aroma can drag … Continue reading

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Old-fashioned, not cheesy

Name: Mama’s Trattoria Address: Melbourne Building, West Row, Civic Ph: 02 6248 0936 Hours: Lunch: Monday – Friday, 11am-3pm. Dinner: Monday – Saturday, 5pm-11pm When Europeans first came to Australia, they brought with them the food of their homelands. For … Continue reading

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Worlds apart (at least, they should be)

Name: Digress Restaurant & Lounge Address: 11 Akuna Street. Canberra City, 2601 Ph: 02 6248 6183 Website: http://www.digress.com.au Hours: Lunch, Monday – Friday: 12pm-2pm. Dinner, Monday – Saturday: 5:30pm-10pm.   For some reason, people throughout history have liked to combine … Continue reading

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Not quite Puccini

Name: La Scala Address: Garema Place, Canberra City 2601 Ph: 02 6248 8338 Hours: Lunch, Monday to Friday: 12pm – 2pm; Dinner, 7 Days: 6pm – 10pm I like opera. With people standing on lush, beautiful sets singing soaring melodies … Continue reading

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Nice

Name: Mezzalira Ristorante Address: Cnr London Circuit and West Row, Canberra City, 2601 Ph: 02 6230 0025 Web: http://www.mezzalira.com.au Owners: Pasquale, Joe, Dominic & Vincenzo Trimboli Hours: Lunch: Monday-Friday. Dinner: Monday-Saturday.   Nice. It’s a particularly damning adjective. Generally it … Continue reading

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Biking for a birthday

Name: Bicicletta Address: 1/15 Edinburgh Av,
Canberra (ACT) Ph:02 6262 8683 Web: http://8hotels.com/diamant-hotel-canberra-eats.html Hours:Monday – Sunday, for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The birthday dinner is an interesting beast. With often a large group, sometimes not all knowing each other except for … Continue reading

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