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Cutler & Co @ Melbourne (Fitzroy), Australia


We started off with a great dinner on our first night and it continued on to our second night.

Cutler & Co is located in Fitzroy, north-east of central Melbourne.  We had our rental car with us so getting there was easy.  Again, there was no special holiday menu (which I was never a fan).   And of course, kids friendly, with kids menu too.

Love the high ceiling, the space and modern deco.

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Fish fillet from kids menu
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Braised short ribs from the a la carte menuIMG_0851

Degustation menu

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Tipo 00 @ Melbourne, Australia


Due to it was holiday seasons, I made reservations for Christmas Eve, eve of Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve almost a month in advance.

Our first dinner in Melbourne was at this small Italian restaurant on Little Bourke Street.  Not only do they welcome kids, they also served their regular menu on the 23rd. 🙂

They don’t have a big menu but they do very good dishes especially their pasta.

It is a small place and very popular so reservations is highly recommended.

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IMG_0780 IMG_0783 grilled calamari, zucchiniIMG_0785 Best ox tongue I ever had!IMG_0786 IMG_0803 squid ink tagliolini, squid & bottargaIMG_0810 prawn linguini IMG_0813 ragu bologneseIMG_0814 duck gnocchiIMG_0815 panna cotta with berriesIMG_0816 “Tipomisu” – though we were quite full, we still managed to finish this deconstructed tiramisu.IMG_0817

Bali-Thai Restaurant @ I12 Katong


I went to a different outlet of Bali-Thai some time ago but didn’t like the experience and never tried again since.  But this outlet at I12 came highly recommended by my parents so we gave it a go and were very pleased with it.  It had become the kids’ favorite Thai restaurant.

Tasty skewers
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Kids favourite – my son wanted a portion just for himself on our 2nd visit.IMG_9409 IMG_9406 IMG_9405 Mix & Match Meat & Noodle Set – choice of meat + a kind of noodle + a type of sauce.

Chicken chop seasoned well and juicy.  IMG_9410 Pad Thai & FishIMG_9408Chicken chop & Glass noodle with black pepper – very tasty and not too spicy.
IMG_9697Pineapple fried rice – kids loved this too, it was done without curry powder.
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