This affordable Chinese eatery has been a stalwart favourite of mine over the decades. I swapped favourite dishes for this visit.
This update will cover the cooking and prep-work involved on the weekend before the challenge, and blog entries for Days 1 and 2.
A historical, tucked-away gentlemans outfitter and café in a secluded CBD laneway. A nice place to just ‘be’.
Food blogger takes on the challenge of spending $2 a day on food, in order to experience living below the line of extreme poverty.
Drinking places in Fitzroy and Collingwood. One specialising in craft beers and a grazing menu, the other in cocktails and ambience.
Café and roastery in Melbourne’s Bayside region. Decent coffees and a simple menu, I’d come here to buy beans.
Old-school diner that serves modern British fare in Port Melbourne. Interesting menu, and some of the cocktails are served in teacups!
Homely café in Newport with a simple menu and a rather yummy ricotta hotcake dish.
Argentinian restaurant in Melbourne with a great vibe and good (albeit pricey) meat dishes. Service, however, was a let down.