Monday, October 7, 2013

Spicy Fish - Melbourne, Victoria

209 Little Bourke Street, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia (03) 9639 1885
Open Sunday - Thursday 11:30am - 11pm, Friday and Saturday 11am - 2am

'Ants Climbing the Tree' Stir-Fried Vermicelli with Minced Pork in Flavored Chilli $9.80

Sauteed Snowpea Shoot in Garlic $19.80

Deep Fried Pork Spare Ribs with Dry Chilli and Peanuts $25.80

The best? The greens, the service and the fact that they were open late!
The worst? The 'ants climbing the tree' noodle dish was unfortunately a bit lacking in flavour.
Service? Friendly and efficient.
Value? Reasonable!
Would we go back? Probably not, but good to know we could if we needed to...
Time and date of visit: 9:45pm Thursday 5 September 2013

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Saturday, October 5, 2013

Weekly Menu, 5 October - 11 October 2013

Saturday 5 October: Hong Kong BBQ
Sunday 6 OctoberDumplings and sticky rice
Monday 7 October: Eggplant and tofu on rice #meatfreemondays
Tuesday 8 October: Ratatouille
Wednesday 9 October: Soy chicken with daikon
Thursday 10 October: Silverbeet, tomato and turnip pasta
Friday 11 October: Fish with sweet potato and cauliflower #fishyfridays

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

1+1 Dumpling Noodles - Footscray, Victoria

84 Hopkins Street, Footscray, Victoria, Australia (03) 9687 8988
Open 6 days from 12pm to 10pm (closed Wednesdays)

Home made sour cream (yoghurt) drink

Lamb Skewers $10.00

Lamb Skewers $10.00

Steamed Pork Dumplings $11.00

Baked Lamb Pastry $11.00

The best? The skewers!
The worst? The cheap, dim lighting.
Service? Friendly.
Decor? Feels a bit awkwardly like a waiting room. Could do with a freshen up.
Noise? Low-range.
Value? Good!
Would we go back? Definitely keen to try out more dishes.
Time and date of visit: 5:00pm Tuesday 3 September 2013

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Yim Yam - Yarraville, Victoria

40a Ballarat St, Yarraville, Victoria, Australia (03) 9687 8585
Open every evening from 5pm to 10pm

Tofu & Glass Noodle Soup with Nori - A tasty, mild vegetarian soup $7.90

Massaman Curry (gang mutsamun) - A classic indian-themed dish with tender chunks of beef, tamarind, potatoes and peanuts $13.90

Luang Pra Bang Chilli Dip - An authentic dip to enjoy with sticky rice or roti bread $5.90 and Sticky Rice (cow nee-o) - The Lao staple rice, chewy in texture and excellent as an accompaniment with warm salads or other dishes $3.50

The best? The usual suspects - the soup and the massaman are always highlights.
The worst? They don't serve Thai iced coffee or iced tea anymore :(
Service? Ok.
Decor? Recently expanded.
Noise? Low-range.
Value? Good!
Would we go back? Definitely!
Time and date of visit: 8:15pm Sunday 1 September 2013

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