Restaurants

Sawak Cafe Hobart Malaysian Restaurant

Sawak Cafe: Good, Authentic Malaysian Food

Background to our Malaysia experience Most of our experiences in Malaysia have been en route to somewhere else. But on one occasion we were lucky to be chosen to participate in an IT project in Kuala Lumpur for over a month. During that time we diligently ate in local restaurants […]

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Migrant Resource Centre: Perfect Injera

Injera – Background The Tasmanian Migrant Resource Centre has a wonderful facility at the Glenorchy football oval, of all places, where they run a kitchen and cafe which is accessible by anyone who wants to enjoy the food cooked and served by a diverse range of recent migrants, some of […]

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Pigeon Hole Cafe

♥ Pigeon Hole Cafe introduction Pigeon Hole Cafe is run by Richard and Belinda Weston from Weston Farm. They have recently hired gun chef Peter Cooksley to introduce exciting new dishes. Peter was previously the head chef in the downstairs section of one of our favourite restaurants in Melbourne, namely […]

Me Wah Sandy Bay

Me Wah – Great Chinese Restaurant

♥♥ Me Wah in Sandy Bay is a large, elegant and opulent establishment in the style of many of the better Melbourne or Hong Kong Chinese restaurants. The friendly and respectful service that has helped put their Launceston restaurant on the map continues here. This is quite a feat for […]

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Templo – Great neighbourhood restaurant

♥ Templo is a tiny restaurant in Patrick Street just near Harrington St. The food here has an Italian influence. The menu is mercifully brief and you can either choose from the list chalked on the wall or just ask the chef to feed you. They have a short wine […]

Fico Venison Cappelletti

Fico – Risotto Heaven

Fico – Introduction Fico in Macquarie Street is one of Hobart’s best and most popular restaurants. The transformation of this former newsagency cum café has been astounding. The owners and chefs here are Federica Andrisani and Oskar Rossi who are young but with lots of experience in high-end restaurants in […]

Dier Makr Carrot Appetiser

Dier Makr – Classy restaurant with delicious food

♥♥♥ Dier Makr – Introduction Dier Makr is one of the best restaurants in Hobart if you are looking for clever food cooked by a talented chef who uses the best ingredients from the best organic producers in Tasmania. The restaurant was closed for much of 2020 due to COVID […]