Fico Bistro and Vino is much more than a bistro – but not pretentious fine dining either. It straddles the two nicely.
Hobart gives the Japanese Bar (Wa) its very own vibe, and overall? A great addition to the food and bar scene of our incredible city.
Landscape restaurant is all about presence – at home, and the landscape that informs the entire island of Tasmania. Clever and relaxed, is how I’d sum it up.
Hardly a prince among pubs, the Prince of Wales, in Battery Point, just keeps going, and the pub food was such a surprise. Some pretty good value in town.
Stillwater still keeps on keeping on. With great food, great service, it has its priorities right.
A bit of Austin Powers, the old navy and modern Hobart all thrown in together. Somehow at the Old Wharf Restaurant, this strange mix works.
The service here is always… unusual, to say the least. From a wonky tea pot last time, this time we entered the archaeology of bacon.
The number one word that all business and hospitality people need to focus on is probably not what you think. But it’s all important.
We chose our own table and sat down, picking up menus that lay waiting. The place was half full, and a couple of waiters dawdled, chatting at the bar.
The food scene, in Australia and many other countries, is white hot at the moment. How long can that last? And what do we do about the shortages?