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Farmers Daughter – fail

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Farmers Daughter (sic) is the Britta of Canberra cafes

A long wait and then the most pathetic limp tasteless zucchini and corn fritters ever

Oh and by the way the were cold (they were replaced promptly though)

Food

With the pathetic fritters we also ordered a breakfast burger, that while passable could have had more bacon for the price tag

Drinks

coffee was passable

Ambience

Meh, ok hipsterish

Service

Slow, but the replacement hot fritters were served quickly

Price

Overpriced! $42 for two coffees and two mains, with us leaving hungry

Overall

Never again.

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Thirst

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New years resolution – try every restaurant in The Canberra Times Top 20 -2011 list

Up first is Thirst – a Thai wine bar (interesting eh?)

Food

Good range of Thai food. Standouts are the crispy fish salad (warning hot!), pork belly noodles (above) and trout dumpling green curry. House made gelato was a great finish.

Drinks

Cocktail jugs yay! But won’t make them as single drinks boo!

Ambience

Meh, ok

Service

Average (Canberra standard service – slow but not slow enough to complain about)

Price

2for1 Monday and Tuesday winner! Mains about $24

Overall

Have already been twice and will go again especially if it’s 2for1

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