Sunday, June 23, 2013

Osteria di Russo & Russo, Enmore -- or -- The meaningful interpretation of Italian food


In which Detective Chow enjoys books and wine, records and fine foods. Note that the plates below are servings for 2 people: the Ultra Bene (6 course) option, where chef picks from the menu based on what's good that day.





Some really interesting flavour combinations and beautiful presentation. That thyme semifreddo was a surprise hit. And the rabbit and the beef were rich and warming. Don't let the photos fool you, though -- it's actually a fairly low-light environment. But a lovely option for your more upmarket dinners, with great service and a lively atmosphere. Russo & Russo straddles fine and casual dining, with marble tables, large glasses, candles and 'fancy' food presentation, but also books & records, hearty dishes, and a reasonable price tag ($65 per head).


Osteria di Russo & Russo
158 Enmore Rd, Enmore
Web | FB | Reservations: 80685202


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3 comments:

  1. Wow, does look like very good value. The trattoria comes into the 21st century, via Enmore!

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  2. What a lovely excuse to abandon the office!

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  3. Love the presentation of the dishes, good style.

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