Eating Out

Restaurant reviews, wine reviews and food features


Bodhi Restaurant REVIEW   Recently updated !

CARRIE STEELE is knocked sideways by the exceptional grub on offer at a Sydney vegan restaurant.


Mimosa Café REVIEW   Recently updated !

Carrie Steele returns to a favourite café, and two years on, she loves it better than ever.   I reviewed Mimosa Café in Takapuna back in 2015. Two years later, it’s as good as ever. Mimosa now has some competition in the ‘vegan friendly’ stakes here in Takapuna, namely Street […]


Street Organics CAFÉ REVIEW   Recently updated !

Carrie Steele drags the hubbie along for a delicious lunch at a fairly new Takapuna vegan-friendly café.


Vegans Are Romantic Too!

PROVING THAT ROMANCE ISN’T JUST THE PROVINCE OF OYSTER-GOBBLING CARNIVORES, LOCAL RESTAURANT PUTS ON AN AMOROUS VEGAN NIGHT TO REMEMBER.


Shroom Room Café REVIEW

Carrie Steel looks in vain for vegan food in Akaroa, but finds exactly what she needs in Lyttelton.


Queenstown In The Raw

The Heritage hotel chain roll out a Queenstown Raw Food Bar as part of their Good Food Project.