Author Archives: Richard Irvine

Mexi Kai

So this is street food, or carpark food even. Mexi Kai is a food truck that sits semi-permanently in that car park on the newly pedestrianised Elliott St, and does burritos, and a wide range of tacos. The burritos go … Continue reading

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Ebisu was tremendously busy when I went, packed with corporate lunchers, by the look. Luckily for me, my charming lunch companions had insisted on being seated in the airy front section, with afternoon sun streaming in the windows. No offence … Continue reading

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Char Grill

Good food and fast service is a winning combination, which is why Char Grill is always packed. Their burgers are big. The buns are fresh and large, and they don’t fall into the trap of throwing a mind-bendingly large patty … Continue reading

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Paneton Bakery

A bakery that’s tasty, centrally(ish) located and reasonably priced may seem like crazy talk, but this mystical convergence can be found at Paneton Bakery at 21 Halsey St. Peneton is a top class French bakery, and the first thing you … Continue reading

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