Attempt #285 – ‘The Standard Hotel’


  It’s no secret that I love a good backstreets pub, and Fitzroy’s Standard Hotel might be the quintessential example (you might even say it sets the standard. Badum tshh). Surrounded by a myriad of one-way streets that always seem to be driving away from the pub, it took a fair bit of focus on...+

Attempt #284 – ‘Albert and Sydney’


  I’m going to preface this review with two points. They might be a little spoiler-y to the rest of the review, however I need to make some things clear from the get-go. This review is for the Thursday night $10 schnitzel & parma night at Albert & Sydney, not for the full priced parma....+

Attempt #282 – ‘Carmine’s Bistro’


  When Instagram shots of Carmine’s parmas started popping on to my radar I knew it was one we had to try. Massive schnitzels covered in mountains of toppings of all different shapes and sizes and absolutely beautifully presented. We normally avoid Italian Restaurants as they tend to lean towards the really traditional (Bolognese sauce with really...+

United States of America #4


You may remember that I disappeared for a while last month. It wasn’t much of a secret, the website stopped updating and the ParmaDaze Instagram became a travel site for a while. If you missed all the hoopla, in a nutshell Myself and a few mats hired a car and drove from Louisiana to Cincinatti, then...+