Fitzroyalty

Hyperlocal news about Melbourne's first suburb: Fitzroy 3065

dinner at the Town Hall hotel on Johnston St

This cynical gen x (dressed entirely in black) met a similarly dressed peer and went to the pub, the new Town Hall hotel on Johnston St (formerly Griff’s wine pub and the Purple Turtle before that). I’d enjoyed several dinners at Griff’s, including these in 2008 and 2009, and was sad that it did not survive.…

dinner at Naked for Satan on Brunswick St

Naked for Satan is a pintxos (similar to tapas, snack sized items usually served on a slice of bread and held together with a toothpick, which originates from the Basque area of northern Spain) and vodka bar that opened recently on Brunswick St in the Moran and Cato building where Filter cafe used to be (though it occupies much more space within the building than Filter did).…