Rococo: Quality Italian in Hawthorn

Rococo is somewhat of a Hawthorn institution, it’s nigh impossible to go along without meeting someone you know if you live in the area. I came here with my family one Sunday night for a dinner and will share that dining experience here. As always, I love dining in groups and sharing food so you…… Continue reading Rococo: Quality Italian in Hawthorn

Okra: South East Asian dining in Hawthorn

Okra is a restaurant that serves up great south east asian food – specifically Malaysian, Indonesian, and Thai. I’m a big fan of quality Asian food so was very excited to try it out one Sunday night with my family. Going with my family not only has the benefits of family time, but also means…… Continue reading Okra: South East Asian dining in Hawthorn

Zesty Pizza: Quick and tasty takeaway pizza

Zesty Pizza is a local pizza joint in Hawthorn. It is your classic takeaway pizza joint serving up no frills food fast – keeping the focus on the food and ensuring your belly is satisfied. We visited one weekday night to try a bit of their entire menu and will share that experience with you…… Continue reading Zesty Pizza: Quick and tasty takeaway pizza

Rustica Canteen: A spacious Hawthorn cafe serving classic brunch dishes

Rustica recently opened a new shop in Hawthorn and it has been a godsend for those living in the surrounding inner south east suburbs. A little away from the hustle and bustle of the Glenferrie shopping strip, Rustica is located on the corner of Burwood Road and Power Street and the position allows for a…… Continue reading Rustica Canteen: A spacious Hawthorn cafe serving classic brunch dishes

Hawthorn Common: Simple cafe fare done well

Hawthorn Common is a bar and cafe that is a popular choice for those in the area looking for a drink after work and for those looking for brunch on the weekend alike. The venue has floor to ceiling glass walls which lets light in beautifully and there is a large outside area which is…… Continue reading Hawthorn Common: Simple cafe fare done well

Axil Coffee Roasters: More than just good coffee!

Axil is best known for their coffee that is used in their coffee only city outlets and in a cafes they wholesale to. However, they also serve up some great brunch fare at their full cafe locations. In this post we’ll share one saturday brunch experience. The first dish that we ordered was the red…… Continue reading Axil Coffee Roasters: More than just good coffee!