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Restaurants, Coffee

Hamlet – A wonderful community service

Hamlet – An Overview Hamlet has established itself as a restaurant serving very good food and coffee while providing a wonderful service to those in Hobart who are seeking the basic skills necessary to work in the hospitality industry. We need to stress that this amazing venue, while providing training […]

Cygnet Garden Larder
Shops

Cygnet Garden Larder – Great produce

Cygnet Garden Larder – Introduction Cygnet Garden Larder is a pleasant, small store in the centre of Cygnet where it is possible to buy some very fresh, often organic, produce that has been sourced from growers in the area. It is worth having a good look around in here because […]

Beansmith
Coffee

Beansmith – Passionate about coffee

Introduction to Cygnet Cygnet is certainly becoming a drawcard for food tourists. The Cannery Complex is drawing people from far and wide for their great pizza events and the vegetarian dinners on Saturday nights. The Cygnet Garden Larder has an interesting range of organic products and always has interesting mushrooms […]

Dinki coffee in Ross
Coffee

Dinki: Great Coffee in Ross

Coffee in Ross – Dinki Dinki at Ross is a recent discovery of ours, and an important one! Excellent coffee has been rare on the trip from Hobart to Launceston, but we can now access pour-over coffee in Ross made with skill and attention to detail. Now, before anyone starts […]

Sunbear
Restaurants

Sunbear – Best Breakfast

Sunbear in Hobart’s CBD is currently serving the best breakfast dishes! The dishes have been designed with thought and care and the result is very tasty and satisfying food. Sunbear – Introduction Sunbear has been operating now for some time, but recently we have noticed a change (for the better) […]

In.Grain Bakery
Producers

In.Grain Bakery – Organic Delights

In.Grain Bakery – Introduction In.Grain Bakery is a recent discovery for us. It operates from a room at the side of the well known Red Velvet in Cygnet (24 Mary Street) and operates on Monday afternoon from 3pm until sold out – at the same time as the small vegetable […]

Oyster Province
Producers

The Oyster Province – Fabulous Native Oysters

The Oyster Province – Introduction The Oyster Province was established by Yvonne Young and Steve Leslie at Taranna in south-east Tasmania and are one of the few oyster producers to grow the native Ostrea Angasi oysters in commercial quantities (Blue Lagoon at Boomer Bay are another). Ostrea Angasi are a […]

Blue Lagoon
Shops

Blue Lagoon – Delicious Oysters

Blue Lagoon – Introduction Blue Lagoon is one of only a few oyster producers in Tasmania that specialises in the production of native Ostrea Angasi oysters as well as the ubiquitous Pacific Oysters (including the rarer golden shelled variety). There are two interesting issues relating to the Blue Lagoon operation. […]

Migrant Resource Centre
Restaurants

Migrant Resource Centre – Excellent Injera

Migrant Resource Centre – Introduction The Migrant Resource Centre in suburban Glenorchy is an excellent place to go for vibrant, exciting food prepared by migrants and refugees from many countries. There are just so many different dishes that we have enjoyed since the Migrant Resource Centre first opened that it […]