That’s amore

6 01 2011

I’m sure many of you will understand when I say that there are some restaurants and eateries you save for ‘special occasions’; a romantic dinner for two, the celebration of a  new job, when a long-serving friend comes to visit, or a birthday dinner with your nearest and dearest.  If you’re anything like me, you save them because you don’t want to tarnish your enjoyment or memory of that very first visit, and you want others to experience that same satisfaction.  You get me?

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A little bit of Italy in the heart of Brisbane

16 02 2010

I have to admit that when it comes to ‘fast food’, I’m not a great fan; of course there is a time and a place for the McDonalds and Hungry Jacks/Burger Kings of the world, but there is also something to be said for putting the stresses of life to one side and enjoying a meal in good company.  Even when time does not permit.  So it was with this in mind that I detoured from the chaos of the Queen Street Mall in Brisbane’s CBD to the newly opened Albert Lane and its chic Italian eatery, Vapiano.

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