The Lab

The Lab

I have been wanting to come to 'The Lab' for a long time and when I knew that they were opened on Saturdays, I thought it would be a perfect time to go.  The Lab is situated on the busy Payneham Road.  As the name suggests, the little cafe has been set up to resemble a lab.  There are plenty of car parking spaces at the back.  If you look up in the car park, you will see a huge snakes and ladders printed on the ceiling.  I thought it was a clever idea.

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Wholly Belly

Wholly Belly

I can't believe it!  It took me this long to discover this beautiful cafe located on Magill Road.  Well it has been opened for 8 weeks.  It is easy to miss and in a location where you wouldn't expect. It is located in Kent town and associated with the traditional brick oven shop where they sell and build pizza ovens.

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Espresso Royale

Espresso Royale

With many cafes opening up on Magill Road, there certainly is a lot of competition.  Espresso Royale is another one top on my list.  It is a quirky place, perhaps a little hipster in my opinion.  This cafe looks a little deceiving from the outside, almost looks like a run down house.  However the moment you enter inside, you will feel like you have entered into someone's home.

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Plant 4 Bowden

Plant 4 Bowden

The north west is coming to life, what was once used to be an industrial has turned into newly developed area with modern apartments, community vegetable gardens and with a lot of market stalls and an adjacent IGA supermarket.

If you have been to Market Shed on Holland, then you will know what it is all about, organic fruit and vegetables for your everyday grocery shopping.  Cafes and many food stores, including drinks, an amazing choice of food from around the world at Plant 4 markets.  Turkish, Mediterranean, Greek, Japanese just to name a few. 

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d'Arry's Verandah Restaurant

d'Arry's Verandah Restaurant
Amazing food!!

Our yearly visit to one of our favourite restaurants in McLaren Vale was a must.  There are certainly a lot of hidden gems up in McLaren Vale, and for those of you whom know me, I am in love with this whole wine region.  Oh D'Arry's D'Arry's, you have once again impressed our tastebuds.  

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