In Mexico, a "fonda" is a relaxed unofficial restaurant, operated when a family chooses to open their home to the local community. Dining reviewer WENDY JOHNSON reports Canberra’s new fonda lives up to the reputation.
In the mood for a Sunday drive (or a drive any day of the week, for that matter)? Take the short but enjoyable trip to Sutton and head to Victoria Street for great coffee and fresh goods, baked daily, says dining reviewer WENDY JOHNSON.
"We faced a few service issues. The steak and frites arrived cold and had to be returned. On the second attempt, the steak was hot but the frites remained cold." WENDY JOHNSON reviews "a new frontier in inner-city hospitality".
Narrabundah shops are blessed with some great eateries – XO, D’Browes, Kita and, newish, Du Sel. One that’s been on the scene for a whopping 14 years is La Cantina, writes dining reviewer WENDY JOHNSON.