Caitlin

Caitlin Chiu

Caitlin's Latest reviews: Caitlin's Top 10 restaurants:

Mr Beebe's Eating House and Bar

Bendigo

Caitlin dined on Sun, 15th Oct 2017 (8)

Very tasty food, very reasonable prices. Highly recommend the pork loin with pearl barley salad.

Henry and the Fox

Melbourne CBD

Caitlin dined on Mon, 25th Sep 2017 (7)

Great salmon salad.

Henry and the Fox

Melbourne CBD

Caitlin dined on Thu, 7th Sep 2017 (7)

Very popular (but noisy) spot with the local workers for lunch and dinner. Good range of food.

Mister Bianco

Kew

Caitlin dined on Mon, 31st Jul 2017 (8)

The food is always delicious here.

Bistro Guillaume Melbourne

Southbank

Caitlin dined on Sun, 30th Jul 2017 (8)

Great venue on the banks of the Yarra. Tasty French food - I had the beef cheeks which were nice and tender.

Mr Mason

Melbourne CBD

Caitlin dined on Wed, 26th Jul 2017 (7)

Tasty kingfish with risotto. Great value with the dimmi 50% off food special.

Fratelli Fresh Alfred Place

Melbourne CBD

Caitlin dined on Sat, 22nd Jul 2017 (8)

Tasty pasta - I had the linguine with clams which was very good. Really nice wine as well.

Pastuso

Melbourne CBD

Caitlin dined on Fri, 14th Jul 2017 (8)

Tasty food particularly the fish skewers which were really well cooked. Restaurant has a nice vibe.

Mr Mason

Melbourne CBD

Caitlin dined on Wed, 31st May 2017 (6)

Disappointed that the express menu online was completely different to the actual menu. The vegetarian option was a tiny serve.

Mercato @ Daylesford

Daylesford

Caitlin dined on Fri, 26th May 2017 (9)

Delicious food and warm, cosy atmosphere.

Philippe

Melbourne CBD

Caitlin dined on Thu, 25th May 2017 (7)

Tasty food, lovely atmosphere and decor.

Veludo Bar & Restaurant

St Kilda

Caitlin dined on Sat, 20th May 2017 (6)

Good service. Highlight was the sticky date pudding.

Richmond Hill Cafe & Larder

Richmond

Caitlin dined on Sun, 7th May 2017 (6)

Usually enjoy the food here but bit of a miss today with the steak sandwich.

Mr Mason

Melbourne CBD

Caitlin dined on Fri, 28th Apr 2017 (8)

Great value express lunch on weekdays - $20 including a glass of wine. Tasty pork burger.

Marty @ Oakdene

Wallington

Caitlin dined on Sun, 23rd Apr 2017 (8)

Great food, interesting and unique vineyard

Henry and the Fox

Melbourne CBD

Caitlin dined on Fri, 6th Jan 2017 (8)

Highly recommend the poached salmon salad. Light and tasty lunch, great for summer.

The Point Albert Park

Albert Park

Caitlin dined on Sat, 17th Dec 2016 (6)

Beautiful views. Tasty food although quite small serves and on the pricey side. Some off flavours in the desserts.

Mister Bianco

Kew

Caitlin dined on Mon, 12th Dec 2016 (9)

Delicious food particularly the tiramisu. Highly recommended.

Sezar Restaurant

Melbourne CBD

Caitlin dined on Tue, 15th Nov 2016 (8)

Really tasty food, love the shared plates concept. Highly recommend the baklava icecream dessert.

The Argus Dining Room

Daylesford

Caitlin dined on Sun, 30th Oct 2016 (7)

The lamb main was quite nice as was the chocolate brownie.

Newmarket Hotel

St Kilda

Caitlin dined on Sat, 22nd Oct 2016 (7)

Very popular place. Tasty Mexican food with a touch of Spanish and Argentina.

Gradi Crown

Southbank

Caitlin dined on Sun, 21st Aug 2016 (7)

Yummy pastas. Very popular spot so make sure you book in busy periods.

San Telmo

Melbourne CBD

Caitlin dined on Fri, 5th Aug 2016 (8)

Delicious food. Highly recommend the Argentinian cookie with dulce de leche.

Syracuse

Melbourne CBD

Caitlin dined on Tue, 2nd Aug 2016 (8)

Delicious confit duck and chocolate fondant. Lovely interior.

Noir Restaurant

Richmond

Caitlin dined on Sat, 16th Jul 2016 (8)

Cosy restaurant. Tasty food although not many obviously French dishes. Chocolate and pistachio brownie is delicious!

The Meat & Wine Co Hawthorn East

Hawthorn East

Caitlin dined on Sun, 19th Jun 2016 (7)

Tasty food. Try and sit downstairs, we sat upstairs where all the shutters were closed whereas the downstairs section is quite open and bright.

'Locale' at De Bortoli Yarra Valley

Dixons Creek

Caitlin dined on Thu, 26th May 2016 (9)

Highly recommend the rabbit and pork pithivier and cannoli dessert. I always enjoy the food and wine here.

Union Dining

Richmond

Caitlin dined on Sat, 14th May 2016 (8)

Tasty food, nice atmosphere

Mister Bianco

Kew

Caitlin dined on Sat, 7th May 2016 (9)

Delicious Italian food. The tiramisu is the best I've ever had and the serve is huge!

Sezar Restaurant

Melbourne CBD

Caitlin dined on Fri, 6th May 2016 (9)

Delicious food, good service. We had the grain salad, crab dumplings, roast barramundi and the pistachio cake. All excellent.

Luxembourg

St Kilda

Caitlin dined on Sun, 1st May 2016 (7)

The gnocchi main and cauliflower side were delicious.

The Merrywell Melbourne

Southbank

Caitlin dined on Sun, 24th Apr 2016 (6)

Average food, quite pricey. Nice view overlooking the Yarra River.

Waters Edge

Parkes

Caitlin dined on Sun, 17th Apr 2016 (9)

Had a lovely lunch here. Highly recommend the venison and the warm chocolate tart. Beautiful views across Lake Burley Griffin.

Temporada

Canberra

Caitlin dined on Fri, 15th Apr 2016 (9)

Very tasty food - had the quail, gnocchi and herb and fennel salad. Nice atmosphere.

Italy 1 at Camberwell

Camberwell

Caitlin dined on Sat, 27th Feb 2016 (7)

Linguine marinara and tiramisu were both very good. Our waiter was great, very friendly. Service bit slow though.

Richmond Hill Cafe & Larder

Richmond

Caitlin dined on Sun, 7th Feb 2016 (8)

Delicious quinoa and beetroot salad. The Black Forest trifle and tennis ball desserts are both very good. Always enjoy the food here.

Punch Lane

Melbourne CBD

Caitlin dined on Sat, 16th Jan 2016 (7)

Popular wine bar and restaurant. Excellent pork loin - very tasty - and bread.

Henry and the Fox

Melbourne CBD

Caitlin dined on Mon, 14th Dec 2015 (8)

Yummy shredded beef sandwich with Turkish bread and great fries. Always have great sandwiches here.

Crabapple Kitchen

Hawthorn

Caitlin dined on Sun, 29th Nov 2015 (8)

Nice breakfast spot. Flatbread with ground mince, yoghurt and poached egg was very tasty.

Steer Dining Room

South Yarra

Caitlin dined on Fri, 31st Jul 2015 (7)

Nice steak with lots of condiments to choose from. Reese peanut butter cup dessert highly recommended.

Mister Bianco

Kew

Caitlin dined on Mon, 20th Jul 2015 (10)

Delicious food, as usual. Arancini balls and pork neck both highly recommended. Tiramisu is one of the best I've had - huge serve and not too much cream/mascarpone. We redeemed a $50 Dimmi voucher and were very impressed that they took the $50 off our bill without us having to ask (compared to a number of other places where we've redeemed a Dimmi voucher).

'Locale' at De Bortoli Yarra Valley

Dixons Creek

Caitlin dined on Fri, 10th Jul 2015 (8)

Always love the food here. The cobia main was very good as were the ricotta donuts for dessert.

Henry and the Fox

Melbourne CBD

Caitlin dined on Tue, 7th Jul 2015 (8)

Highly recommend the pulled pork bun. Hot chips are also really good as are the new pinsa romana (pizza made with rice flour).

Mr. Hive Kitchen & Bar

Southbank

Caitlin dined on Thu, 2nd Jul 2015 (8)

Delicious food - recommend the venison and, for dessert, the chocolate and hazelnut bar. Mains were slow in coming out though even though the restaurant was quit empty.

Albert and Sydney

Brunswick

Caitlin dined on Sun, 28th Jun 2015 (8)

Tasty food - I recommend the mushroom and cheese arancini ball and coq au vin.

Union Dining

Richmond

Caitlin dined on Tue, 26th May 2015 (8)

Delicious food, particularly the pappardelle with pork special.

Mercato @ Daylesford

Daylesford

Caitlin dined on Sun, 17th May 2015 (9)

Delicious food. House made bread was fantastic. Pork loin and chocolate tart both really good. The waiter was very helpful and they made a Bernaise sauce for us on request at no extra charge.

Henry and the Fox

Melbourne CBD

Caitlin dined on Mon, 11th May 2015 (8)

Delicious pulled pork sandwich with crunchy turkish bread. Even better than it used to be. Comes with yummy chunky fries.

'Locale' at De Bortoli Yarra Valley

Dixons Creek

Caitlin dined on Sat, 2nd May 2015 (9)

Delicious food and wine. The bread is absolutely delicious. The pork and lamb mains were both very good. Highly recommend the bombe alaska.

Richmond Hill Cafe & Larder

Richmond

Caitlin dined on Sun, 12th Apr 2015 (8)

Great spot for brunch. Had poached eggs with the lot - mushrooms and toast were really good.

Shantell Restaurant

Dixons Creek

Caitlin dined on Mon, 9th Mar 2015 (6)

Mains (seafood linguine and quail) were delicious although on the small size. Desserts (chocolate tart and pecan pie) were ok.

Italy 1 at Camberwell

Camberwell

Caitlin dined on Sat, 28th Feb 2015 (6)

Delicious linguine marinara and the tiramisu is also quite good. The restaurant can get quite noisy.

La Luna Bistro

Carlton North

Caitlin dined on Sun, 22nd Feb 2015 (7)

Very popular restaurant. Burger was quite good, very good fries. Tiramisu also quite good - not too much cream.

Preserve Kitchen

Glen Iris

Caitlin dined on Wed, 18th Feb 2015 (6)

Good is delicious. Started with warm, crusty bread, grouper special was tasty and both the chocolate fondant and chocolate and macadamia mousse are very good. Restaurant is very noisy however.

Marty @ Oakdene

Wallington

Caitlin dined on Sun, 15th Feb 2015 (7)

Nice, quaint restaurant and vineyard. Delicious white bean aioli with chives with bread to start. Recommend the Black Forest sphere for dessert. Friendly fast service.

Rosetta

Southbank

Caitlin dined on Sun, 21st Dec 2014 (6)

Nice pasta but overpriced. The flourless chocolate cake is absolutely delicious and highly recommended.

Mister Bianco

Kew

Caitlin dined on Sat, 6th Dec 2014 (9)

Tasty Italian food. Best tiramsu I've had in a very long time and a huge serve!

Mister Bianco

Kew

Caitlin dined on Mon, 26th May 2014 (9)

The highlights of the meal were the desserts - the donuts were very good and the tiramisu excellent. Generous serves.

Union Dining

Richmond

Caitlin dined on Thu, 22nd May 2014 (8)

Excellent, tasty food with friendly service. Highly recommend the roasted quince with lemon and ricotta cake for dessert.

Richmond Hill Cafe & Larder

Richmond

Caitlin dined on Sat, 3rd May 2014 (8)

One of my favorite places for brunch. Food is always very good.

Sapore

St Kilda

Caitlin dined on Sun, 27th Apr 2014 (8)

The banana donuts with salted caramel sauce and hazelnut ice-cream are amazing and highly recommended. The donuts were so soft! The seafood linguini was ok but my husband said the pork belly was one of the best he'd ever had.

'Locale' at De Bortoli Yarra Valley

Dixons Creek

Caitlin dined on Sun, 6th Apr 2014 (8)

We used an Our Deal voucher which got us a shared antipasto platter, 2 mains and 2 glasses of wine for $59. Excellent value. The platter and my lamb main were delicious. The ricotta donuts with vanilla cannolli dessert is highly recommended.

Taxi Kitchen

Melbourne CBD

Caitlin dined on Sat, 29th Mar 2014 (8)

Excellent food. Highly recommend the buns with smoked salmon and the chocolate marquis. The spatchcock and gnocchi with lamb were also very good.

Shantell Restaurant

Dixons Creek

Caitlin dined on Sun, 9th Mar 2014 (9)

Delicious lunch. I had the rabbit main and cherry clafoutis for dessert. Both very tasty.

'Locale' at De Bortoli Yarra Valley

Dixons Creek

Caitlin dined on Sun, 16th Feb 2014 (8)

Had a really enjoyable Sunday lunch. Started off with tasty bread. My snapper was cooked well with crispy skin. The chocolate semifreddo was also quite good.

Mercy bar + eatery

Melbourne CBD

Caitlin dined on Fri, 19th Apr 2013 (7)

Great tasting food. I had the cod with broccoli cous cous. Very tasty although the serve was quite small. The pear tart was quite nice. The salted caramel and banana sundae was very good as was the bread. The place is very noisy though.

Collins Quarter

Melbourne CBD

Caitlin dined on Fri, 22nd Mar 2013 (5)

Very noisy on a Friday night.

Pei Modern

Melbourne CBD

Caitlin dined on Sat, 9th Mar 2013 (8)

Great food. The octopus salad entree was very good as was the chicken dumplings with pasta main. The chocolate, banana and hazelnut dessert was delicious.

Wellers of Kangaroo Ground

Kangaroo Ground

Caitlin dined on Sun, 11th Nov 2012 (7)

Reasonably priced and large serves. I had the seafood pasta which was very good. The entree size was enough for lunch. The wedges are also good.

Phamish

St Kilda

Caitlin dined on Wed, 24th Oct 2012 (7)

Great food, reasonably priced. Make sure you come early if eating before a show at the Palais as the place gets full and the wait for food can be awhile.

Punch Lane

Melbourne CBD

Caitlin dined on Wed, 3rd Oct 2012 (9)

Food is delicious. I had the quail entree and it was really tasty as were the bread and potato wedges side. Really cosy atmosphere. Great place to eat before the theatre.

Punch Lane

Melbourne CBD

Caitlin dined on Fri, 28th Sep 2012 (8)

Very good food in a cosy restaurant.

Comme

Melbourne CBD

Caitlin dined on Fri, 28th Sep 2012 (7)

Tasty food (especially the bread) but very noisy on a Friday night as we were sitting near the bar. Have been here previously and enjoyed it so probably better to eat here on another day of the week.

Fog Restaurant & Bar

Prahran

Caitlin dined on Tue, 5th Jun 2012 (8)

The food was very good. I had the pork cutlet special which was very tasty and moist. The bread and butter pudding was also very good and better than I expected. The fries were also very tasty.

Mister Bianco

Kew

Caitlin dined on Wed, 23rd May 2012 (6)

Broad selection of dishes. The egg yolk raviolo was quite nice but not very hot when served.

Mister Bianco

Kew

Caitlin dined on Wed, 25th Apr 2012 (7)

Great food. Great find in Kew.

GPO Bar & Grill

Bendigo

Caitlin dined on Sat, 7th Apr 2012 (7)

Chicken panini was tasty although the filling was a little cold.

Preserve Kitchen

Glen Iris

Caitlin dined on Sun, 26th Feb 2012 (8)

A real neighborhood gem. The tiramisu tuile dessert in particular was delicious.

Bottega

Melbourne CBD

Caitlin dined on Sat, 18th Feb 2012 (9)

The food here is always delicious.

Bopha Devi

Docklands

Caitlin dined on Thu, 2nd Feb 2012 (8)

Yummy food, served quickly. Nice spot in the Docklands.

Preserve Kitchen

Glen Iris

Caitlin dined on Thu, 19th Jan 2012 (9)

Fantastic food. I had the spaghetti with crab and prawns and the date pudding. Both were delicious.

Caffe E Cucina

South Yarra

Caitlin dined on Wed, 11th Jan 2012 (7)

Very nice linguine marinara.

Saint Peter's Trattoria

Melbourne CBD

Caitlin dined on Fri, 2nd Dec 2011 (6)

The food was delicious but the service was a bit hit and miss. Some of the wait staff were good but others were not. The restaurant was also very cold.

Bopha Devi

Docklands

Caitlin dined on Wed, 23rd Nov 2011 (9)

Food is really yummy and came out really quickly. Friendly service.

Bottega

Melbourne CBD

Caitlin dined on Wed, 5th Oct 2011 (9)

The pappardelle with braised rabbit and porcini was delicious as was the roasted cauliflower. The bread was also really good.

Phamish

St Kilda

Caitlin dined on Sat, 1st Oct 2011 (6)

Great location, right opposite the Palais Theatre and near The National Theatre.

Mezzo

Melbourne CBD

Caitlin dined on Mon, 6th Jun 2011 (8)

Had the roast quail. Accompanying mushroom was delicious. Generous serves. The restaurant has a really nice atmosphere. The chocolate and hazelnut mousse was fantastic.

Mezzo

Melbourne CBD

Caitlin dined on Sat, 30th Apr 2011 (9)

The pasta with pork and veal ragu (as part of the pre-theatre menu) was excellent. Best tiramisu I've had in a long time. Excellent spot for pre-theatre dining.

Shantell Restaurant

Dixons Creek

Caitlin dined on Mon, 25th Apr 2011 (7)

Nice modern bright restaurant. The food was quite good.

Comme

Melbourne CBD

Caitlin dined on Sat, 19th Mar 2011 (8)

The venue has a very nice intimate cosy feeling. The lamb main was served 3 ways and very good. The service was also very good.

The Italian Restaurant

Melbourne CBD

Caitlin dined on Tue, 1st Feb 2011 (9)

The serves were generous in size. The quail was very good as was the tiramusu. Reasonably priced.

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