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Embrasse - Closed [Melbourne]

kersizm Oct 13, 2012 02:00 PM

Embrasse served its last meal last night. Luckily I got to dine there 4 times and always enjoyed the experience.

It's not all bad news though. It's my understanding that the whole team from Embrasse is going across to Brooks which opens on October 17.

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    mr_gimlet RE: kersizm Oct 13, 2012 10:01 PM

    Yep, that's what their email said.

    1. syoung RE: kersizm Nov 13, 2012 10:16 PM

      Geez, we had this on our to try list when we're visiting Melbourne after reading so many good reviews. What happened? Their website is still up but provides no explanation of why they closed.

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        kersizm RE: syoung Nov 14, 2012 03:41 PM

        Not that I have the inside information but I image Nic received an offer he couldn't refuse. His whole brigade has moved to Brooks and from all reports the cooking is still as good.

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        bjrocky RE: kersizm Nov 17, 2012 02:00 AM

        Nicolas is now the head chef at:
        Brooks of Melbourne
        Basement 115 Collins St, Melbourne
        03 9001 8755
        It is where the old Fifteen was, actually in George Parade (which is ACTUALLY a lane!)

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