Archive for February, 2017
 
 
 
Casual dining
 

Shenkin, Erskineville

Israeli restaurant chain, Shenkin, are launching a new menu in March 2017 and invited us along to try some of their new items. A homegrown business, the first Shenkin restaurant opened in Erskineville in 2007 by Arie Haikin and...
 
Bar
 

Blanca Bar and Dining at Bondi Beach

If you haven’t heard the name Tomi Bjorck yet, you are about to hear it a lot more often now in Australia. Aged only 34, Tomi Bjorck has already built a successful career working in Michelin star restaurants in his home country...

 
Bar
 

A Star in the Sky – Sky Terrace, The Star

Forget ‘giving you wings’, to unleash the full potential of Red Bull, it really needs to be mixed with a couple of shots of vodka. A few of those inside you and it’s definitely time to get the party started! What a better place...
 
Accommodation
 

Belmond Maroma Resort, Mexico

Mexico has many different identities and perceptions, however the first thing that comes to mind is probably their world famous cuisine of tacos, nachos and guacamole.  When I personally think of holidaying in Mexico, I th...
 
Food insights
 

The World’s Best Steak

In the beautiful Great Dividing Mountain Range in New South Wales, there is a cattle farm known as “Jack’s Creek”.  Founded by two brothers David and Phillip Warmoll in 1990, Jack’s Creek is one of the first Australian com...

 
Accommodation
 

Shangri-La Hotel, At The Shard, London

There are many hotels in London to suit all tastes, budgets and preferences, however none come close to the claim of the Shangri-La Hotel, at The Shard, London. Bearing the title of the highest hotel in Europe, it boasts 360 de...
 
 
Casual dining
 

Andiamo Trattoria, Kensington Street

Starting from an empty bleak shell of a concrete building comes a piece of Tuscany brought by Andiamo Trattoria. The space is now warmed up with classical art, prints and worn out bricks hiding the blank canvas it started ...

 
Breakfast
 

The Tiny Giant, Petersham

The Tiny Giant is the place to come to when you want a casual cafe atmosphere with high end restaurant quality food. Don’t be fooled by this quaint side street cafe, because they serve meals that are high quality and pack...
 
Casual dining
 

Salaryman, Surry Hills

Salaryman looks completely unassuming from the outside with dark tinted windows hiding a restaurant home to amazing fusion food with an intoxicating charcoal scent wafting through the room from their incredible in-house charcoa...
 
Buffet
 

Celebrating Chinese New Year: Café Mix at Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney

作为每年最盛大的节日,春节给了人们一份浓得难以化开的情,一种经年酿造的醇厚的味。俗话说,民以食为天,因此,没有什么比一顿丰盛的年夜饭能更好的庆祝中国的新年了。香格里拉酒店的Café Mix自助餐厅,以简约古典的中国装饰和种类繁多的东方饕餮盛宴给我带来了非同一般的春节美食体验。 As the most important festival for Chinese people, Chinese New Year is a special time of...