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F.A.T Fried and Tasty / Brunswick East

  The people behind the Two Little Pigs Chaceuterie and Grind bring us their new venture – fried chicken! Really with such a subject, how could you go wrong? F.A.T. stands for ‘fried and tasty’ but we were under no illusions that the food we were going to consume was anything other than fattening. F.A.T. is up the northern end of Lygon street, accessible by the 1 or 8 tram and easily visible on the corner of Lygon and Victoria streets.    It’s in a new building with a slick fit out, the walls are inspired by old school hip hop with a few chicken related puns thrown in for good measure. The ambience sits somewhere between a fast food chain and a hipster bar. We’d say it’s closer to a fast food chain by virtue of orders being placed at the counter and the menu sitting above it.  We ended up getting a table before wandering back to place orders. This is a restaurant that is all about fried chicken and milkshakes, so it was …