I like to take the kids out to restaurants regularly so that they can start to pick up some manners. You have to choose the right venue though, because I don't want my lively crew of kids to interrupt someone's anniversary dinner or romantic night. Most restaurants are great about having kids there, and my children are definitely getting better at sitting still and enjoying a quiet meal with some practise. This blog looks at the restaurants we've tried that have been great for the kids, and now and then describes one of our less successful nights out! Learn from us.
If you run a pub or a café, then there are all sorts of different culinary options you can put before your customers. Increasingly, Australians are finding favour with the European style of bistro food. You will find bistros all over France and Italy. They are often not considered to be fully fledged restaurants in these countries but a less formal place for socialising and dining. What is great about this style of food is that you can reproduce quite easily on the menus of typical Australian pubs and cafés. [Read More]