30 Dec '13, 12am
Rokeby – A laid back bistro, doing it the Aussie way!
Nestled in the quaint neighbourhood of Jalan Riang, Rokeby is an Australian inspired bistro – offering delectable Australian gourmet food and a variety of Australian beer and wines. We walked past it when we were having dinner at Siam Society and our friend was telling us to try this restaurant some day. So not too long later, we were back to have dinner here! We started with some appetizers like Mushroom Fritters ($9.90) and Vegemite Glazed Chicken ($11.90). The crispy mushrooms are so juicy, all of us love it! As for vegemite, a truly aussie ingredient, it is really an acquired taste. I am okay with it after a few bites but the boyfriend cannot stand the intense saltiness. A big pot of Rokeyby Chilli Mussels ($19.90) came with a rather spicy sauce and served with toasted multigrain bread. I thought the sauce kinda overwhelmed the shellfish. A lighter sauce would have bee...