May 2012

Catalina

Catalina, Rose Bay

May 31, 2012

I’ve wanted to dine at Catalina since I first started working in advertising. It was mentioned often and always sounded wonderful. But back in the day I never got to go and with so many other places to choose from it somewhat dropped off my radar. As soon as I saw the offer of a […]

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Danks Street Depot

Danks Street Depot, twEATup, Waterloo (Closed)

May 19, 2012

Initially for our Fatterday finale (following breakfast at Three Blue Ducks and lunch at Chiswick) we were going to go to Ms G’s (finally!) to sample some of Dan Hong & Jowett Yu’s dishes and wind down the eating festivities. As usual our well laid plans were uprooted after serial Tweeter Karen (aka VanityFare1) mentioned […]

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Chiswick Restaurant

CHISWICK Restaurant, Woollahra

May 19, 2012

With rave reviews and the twitterverse going crazy for Chiswick, it was an easy decision to include Matt Moran & Peter Sullivan’s new restaurant in our Fatterday extravaganza. Located in the leafy streets of Woollahra in the small, yet pretty Chiswick Gardens, the first thing that surprised me was how big the restaurant was. And […]

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Three Blue Ducks

Three Blue Ducks, Bronte

May 19, 2012

So Fatterday is a concept that has grown out of our (Lex, Em, Mr O & my) slight obsession with dining out, having a few drinks and all things related to food. Our first two attempts were more or less prototypes which we tweaked along the way to finally develop into what we have here. […]

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Tetsuya's

Tetsuya’s, Sydney

May 1, 2012

I love birthdays and as Dylan was turning 30 this year I knew I had to take him somewhere special. And I knew it had to be Tetsuya’s. We celebrated Dylan’s 29th with a group of friends at Tetsuya’s last year and it immediately became one of his favourite restaurants. I made the booking and […]

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