Bottomless Mimosa Guide: St. Felix

JACKPOT Indeed!

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2014: Can anyone confirm if this deal is still offered?

We have been trying to track down the details on the St. Felix Bottomless Mimosa Brunch for what seems like forever. Obviously our efforts were of the laziest variety: checking their website, sending twitter messages, scanning Facebook. All futile efforts for the past couple months. And then we had the bright idea to call them… JACKPOT! And all the glorious boozy information is now in our hands:

Boozy Brunch Spot: St. Felix, Hollywood

Brunching Hours: 11am – ‘whenever’ (quoted straight from our source on the phone at St. Felix) 

Bottomless Deal: $20 Bottomless Mimosas w/ Entree Purchase + Build Your Own Bloody Mary Bar (Not bottomless, cost varies depending on the ingredients you select)

Menu Highlights: No clue. There was mention from our lovely informer of ‘specialty brunch items’, and we see similar mention on their facebook page. But nary…

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Why I Love to Travel

Within Your Own Soul, Leah’s Blog Will Make You Ask Questions:

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Sitting at a restaurant in Huaraz, Daniel and I decided to do some writing and thinking. The subject was: “Why I Love to Travel.” We both wrote down our thoughts. Here are the first thoughts that came to my mind on the subject:

“First and foremost, I like to see how other people live. I like to try to see the world through the eyes of other people and try to compare these insights to my own life. We all inherently do the same basic things everyday: wake up, eat, work, engage with others, sleep. Rinse and repeat. But it is the small differences and details that are fascinating to me. Here’s an example:

When I go to buy meat at the store, I go up to the counter at New Seasons and say: “I’ll take a quarter pound of ground beef. The friendly meat-counter attendant smiles, and with gloved…

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Royal Mail Hotel, Dunkeld

Blow My Mind Too:

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Dunkeld is a quiet country town, with not much else other than the Royal Mail. It’s at the base of the Grampians, about 3.5 hours drive from Melbourne. Odd to have a Michelin-star-quality restaurant in the middle of nowhere, but somehow, it lends to the charm of the place.

The Royal Mail Hotel has been on the ‘to-dine-at’ list for S and myself for some time now, so when we finally got around to it, expectations were pretty high. I must warn you that there is likely to be many superlatives in this post because, in short, this place completely blew me away.

Not only was the meal one of the best I’ve ever had, but the room, surrounds, ambience and staff were exceptional.

Menu Omnivore – June 23rd 2012

Course One

The rice paper had the texture of a prawn cracker. Light and refreshing, it was a perfect opener.

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