The weather was perfect.
Too much frivolity at the next table for me to hear a word of the commentary, but other diners were there to enjoy themselves, so fair 'nough.
Dining out is so often a disappointment, but the Emmylou's reputation for quality food is well-deserved].
|TO always has the flathead tails.|
Minus the batter and the 5 million chips, a good sized meal
|pannecotta [however it's spelled]|
fresh strawzbries and thick, fresh cream
|banana and chocolate cheesecake [real cheese]|
ditto cream and strawzbries
No cheap and nasty beans used for the coffee
An extra ten points for allowing us to pay only for what we chose from a menu – nothing grates more than pre-paid a la carte meal prices that require me to subsidise alcohol for guzzlers.
Unusually efficient and friendly service – absolutely nothing was too much trouble for Lara. She scored a once-in-a-decade tip from me [very unOrstraylyan but certainly warranted in this case].