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Steak and a red

Sometimes you just need tradition. While this spot seems known for its quirky wine list and... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2017
YearofYes
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Chicago, Illinois
A Romantic Treat

Ambience ++ . Quirky old school fit out, beautiful open fire, great music and use of lighting and... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2017
Hospofanatic
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Antibes, France
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Although the other reviews said it was good, I was pretty unimpressed. The venue was really chick although dark. We were in the back room which was still pretty good. The menu was pretty restricted and nothing actually caught my interest. I ended up choosing...More

Thank Kristian S
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Sometimes you just need tradition. While this spot seems known for its quirky wine list and inventive food, we went back to basics and were not disappointed. Having been traveling for 9 months (and counting), we were looking for comfort in a steak and a...More

Thank YearofYes
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Ambience ++ . Quirky old school fit out, beautiful open fire, great music and use of lighting and wall textures. Fantastic service, friendly professional efficient and knowledgeable. The food was delicious. Started with one of each of there bite sized snacks, they were all super...More

Thank Hospofanatic
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Eating local with fresh seasonal produce with a wide range of wines to choose from. It seems the trend has turn towards unfiltered cloudy wines, Nat skins and bio?? Not everyone style but like fashion hopefully the old style wines will make a come back....More

Thank CCGastonomy
Reviewed 1 June 2017

What a find! Loved the atmosphere, the food and wine list. You must try the anchovy starter! enjoyed the whole afternoon and when there was a slight hold up with our meals, we were comped desserts without a word. Will be back!

Thank SassyFood
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Fabulous place, this restaurant used to be an illegal gaming house run by Melbourne's underworld, now it's a great restaurant. Flavoursome food and an interesting wine list (mostly all organic). Excellent staff and the fireplace makes for a warm, cosy environment. One small criticism, we...More

Thank iGuySimpson
Reviewed 17 February 2017

We picked this as it was close to where we were staying but we were a bit wary as the other TripAdvisor reviews conveyed a flavour of it being quirky and expensive, especially the wine. We were pleasantly surprised. The food is a little different...More

Thank MJH35MGN
Reviewed 12 December 2016

We stumbled across this little gem quite by accident, and what an amazing surprise. My husband and I both wok in hospitality and we really appreciate amazing service and people with pride in the industry - and we found both in spades here. The staff...More

Thank jenmac1875
Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

Well matched wines and a bottle list as long as any A grade restaurant. Great for a meal and a couple of wines in what is apparently an old illegal gambling den (can still see glimpses of its former illicit glory).

Thank camcarp
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Lovely local. Wish it was my local! We ate with friends who live nearby. Shared lots of starters, shared one main. Nothing fazed the staff who were warm and professional. Delicious food. Excellent wine list.

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