Ruyi puts the glam into Chinese

Many of Melbourne’s best Chinese restaurants aren’t very glamorous, but Ruyi goes against the grain.  In an alleyway just of Chinatown, there’s not a formica table in sight at this moodily lit restaurant with its Hecker Guthrie designed blonde wood interior highlighted with vintage tiles and custom made stone tableware.   I went there with

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Congee cravings at Lawyers, Guns and Money

As an ex lawyer it’s hard to resist a restaurant called Lawyers, Guns and Money.  It’s a great name and given the location right next to Melbourne’s legal heartland the moniker is proof of savvy marketing as well. Lawyers, Guns and Money is the newest offering from Victor Liong of Lee Ho Fook.    It’s

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Posh chicken and chips at Henrietta’s Chicken Shop

There are so many gourmet burger shops now so it’s about time that other takeaway classic, chicken and chips, get’s an update as well. That’s where Henrietta’s Chicken shop comes in.   Open down Fulham place, a laneway in Melbourne’s CBD it specialises in rotisserie chicken cooked on a spit over coals.  There’s a focus

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