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By Larissa Dubecki

Sooner than she used to be one among Australia's best eating place critics, Larissa Dubecki was once one among its worst waitresses. A loving homage to her ten-year reign of dining-room terror, Prick With a Fork takes you the place a diner shouldn't ever pass. From the crappiest suburban Italian to the most popular position on the town, what is going on backstage isn't much less fraught than the 7th circle of hell. Psychopathic cooks, lecherous proprietors, most unlikely calls for and unbearable clients are only the beginning of a normal shift.

Therapy for former waiters, a revelation to diners, and natural examining excitement for someone attracted to what rather occurs out the again of the eating place, Prick With a Fork is an hilarious and terrible dissection of the eating place undefined, combining the gritty take-no-prisoners assault of Anthony Bourdain's Kitchen personal with the gross confessions and forensic grunge of John Birmingham's He Died with a Felafel in His Hand.

Dining out will not be an analogous back.

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