Good Food - Dani Valent
White Oaks is a fond butter-on-the-lens recreation of a saloon with an exuberant approach to spirits and keen southern and Tex-Mex snacks for ballast.
Eat Out | Dani Valent | Mon Jan 26 09:56:41 EST 2015
Nostalgia and modern sensibilities combine to produce an exciting restaurant.
Eat Out | Dani Valent | Mon Jan 19 11:58:49 EST 2015
Can the refashioned Royal Botanic Gardens' Observatory Cafe please all the people all of the time?
Eat Out | Dani Valent | Sun Jan 11 00:00:00 EST 2015
Thought, skill and quality produce are the watchwords of this innovative Armadale cafe-restaurant staffed by a fine-dining crew.
Eat Out | Dani Valent | Mon Jan 05 15:02:46 EST 2015
Whether you're treating yourself or bringing sightseers, you'll enjoy Melbourne hospitality with a bonus gastronomic trip to the apple isle.
Eat Out | Dani Valent | Mon Dec 29 13:39:16 EST 2014
This new burger joint is all about having fun with with beef, brioche and booze.
Eat Out | Dani Valent | Mon Dec 15 10:04:40 EST 2014
If you want a meal that makes you think, "Gee, what a good meal," then Squisito has it covered.
Eat Out | Dani Valent | Mon Dec 08 08:55:23 EST 2014
Toorak's Townhouse cafe serves excellent cold drip coffee and classy dishes.
Eat Out | Dani Valent | Mon Dec 01 08:34:36 EST 2014
The vibes are good and the vegetarian food is filling at this relaxed old factory space near St Kilda Town Hall.
Eat Out | Dani Valent | Sun Nov 23 00:00:00 EST 2014
Middle Eastern cuisine meets eastern Europe and the funky food culture of Melbourne at this laneway eatery.
Eat Out | Dani Valent | Mon Nov 17 08:00:22 EST 2014
Amin Elmenawi's new cafe ticks all the Melbourne musts.
Eat Out | Dani Valent | Mon Nov 10 09:09:22 EST 2014
This Red Hill property ticks all the boxes for a perfect weekend away.
Eat Out | Dani Valent | Mon Nov 03 09:15:28 EST 2014
It's not just flour and sugar at this impressive, energetic bakery and cafe in the eastern 'burbs.
Eat Out | Dani Valent | Sun Oct 26 00:00:00 EST 2014
Arisoo adapts army day fare to delicacy for diners.
Eat Out | Dani Valent | Mon Oct 20 07:24:59 EST 2014
Bring your appetite. There's just one way to dine here - the pay-ahead degustation dinner.
Eat Out | Dani Valent | Tue Oct 14 07:48:00 EST 2014
Jazzy Asian-influenced dishes excite the morning palate.
Eat Out | Dani Valent | Sun Oct 12 00:00:00 EST 2014
Elyros finds a logical balance between importing the flavours of Crete and honouring the cuisine with Australian ingredients.
Eat Out | Dani Valent | Tue Oct 07 08:01:03 EST 2014
Theming a restaurant is dangerous: it's easy to tip into try-hard kitsch. But Ike's Rack Shack does it right, recreating a Texan barbecue joint with wry humour.
Eat Out | Dani Valent | Mon Oct 06 11:29:01 EST 2014
Morris Jones does – or at least can – deliver good food, wine and service but it doesn’t quite feel coherent.
Eat Out | Dani Valent | Tue Sep 30 07:27:58 EST 2014
Las Tapas, a cheerful place for Spanish snacks, opened in Balaclava last summer. It's small, unfussy and fun.
Eat Out | Dani Valent | Mon Sep 29 10:15:31 EST 2014