The Grove – Yerba Buena, San Francisco, USA

thegrovesf.com Reviewed by FiFi, October 2019 The Place: There was seating galore inside and out.   There was a wide variety of cabinet on offer but I was here for the bene.  There is a kids menu, salads, soups, vegetarian, gluten-free, dairy-free and a massive blackboard menu.  There are three Bene options to chose from.  The…

Lime cafe – Darwin, Australia

limwcafe.com.au Reviewed by FiFi, May 2019 The Place: There is plenty of indoor seating and loads outdoors too.  Luckily as the weather was sweltering and the soft sea breeze was very much welcomed.  There is a wee bit of cabinet food to chose from, vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free, free-range eggs,  and a large blackboard menu.  There…

Dixon Street Deli – Te Aro, Wellington

dixonstreetdeli.co.nz Reviewed by FiFi, May 2019 The Place: There is a lot of cramped, yet cosy seating inside and a few outdoor seats.   There was quite a lot of cabinet food to chose from, salads, vegetarian, dairy and gluten-free.   There were four Bene options to chose from.  The Benedict (ham or bacon),  the Montreal (with…

Bellbird Eatery – Lower Hutt

bellbirdeatery.co.nz Reviewed by Karen and FiFi, March 2019 The Place: This cafe is named after the beautiful NZ Bellbird and is situated in the midst of the Dowse Museum and in the heart of the city.  On the inside its open and modern and it offers lots of seating.  There is also ample seating outside…

One Fat Bird – Karori, Wellington

One Fat Bird – https://whg.co.nz/one-fat-bird Reviewed by FiFi, December 2018 The Place: Located on the main drag through Karori, this was my second attempt of checking out their Benes.  The first time was six months prior, however upon arrival I was promptly greeted with a lovely welcome and heads-up that there was at least a 45…