2 posts from month 01/2015

The Hardware Société

Baked eggs deux! Delicious Food at the Hardware Societe
There was a time not so long ago when The Hardware Société was one of Melbourne's best-kept secrets. The smell of coffee is different here, I don't know why. Maybe it's the smell of baked eggs that dives in and out of the coffee aroma, weaving a sensory tapestry that makes your taste buds tingle with anticipation... it was inevitable that this secret wasn't going to be kept for long! Don't let the queue put you off. The old adage about never eating in an empty restaurant certainly ... Continue Reading

The Living Room, Templestowe

The Living Room in Templestowe serves Australian Contemporary cuisine which they describe as "a little bit of something for everybody". In our experience, the service is a standout, the food is fresh and tasty, and the drink list is extensive and well priced. On this occasion we didn't have our camera, just the iPhone, but thought we'd share these tasty meals with you anyway. I had the salmon with crushed potatoes, peas and leek, finished with verjuice beurre blanc and Romesco sauce. Ben ... Continue Reading