Archive for June, 2017
 
 
 
Events & Festivals
 

Cupping Event at The Q on Harris

Admist the morning rush, you line up, place your usual order, stand aside until your order is called and leave with your warm coffee. This process is so incredibly straightforward that it’s easy to forget the complexities and p...
 
Accommodation
 

A Sydney Staycation at Bankstown

Ever feel the need to get away but can’t seem to get out of the city? Why not try a staycation in Sydney’s South-West? Being one of the most ethnically diverse areas of New South Wales, with over 140 nations and cul...

 
Sydney Inner City
 

Kensington Street Food Guide

Once upon a time, the inner city Sydney suburb Chippendale was associated with crime, gangs and drugs; the area was pretty much a no-go zone for much of the 20th century.  In 2007 Frasers Property acquired the Carlton Unit...
 
Bar
 

Since I Left You (SILY), Surry Hills

Tucked away down a quiet carriageway in the heart of the city is sensational small bar Since I Left You, affectionately known now as SILY. Once an art-deco themed space, it’s recently had a face lift and now exudes contem...
 
American
 

Chicken Confidential

Pssst want in on a secret? I’m going to tell you something confidential… Chicken Confidential 😂. This glowing neon takeaway joint located in Sydney’s business precinct in Chifley Plaza, is chef Luke Mangan’s introduction into t...

 
Australia / NSW / South Coast
 

Flour Water Salt Bakery, Kiama

One of the best experiences in life is walking by a bakery and being enveloped in the smell of freshly baked breads and sweet treats, which to my delight is exactly the feeling I had when I stepped foot into Flour Water Salt. S...
 
 
American
 

Mickey Chews Burger Truck, South West Sydney

  If there’s anything that I have realised in Sydney’s food scene recently, are the vast array of food trucks that have popped up, and to be more specific – burger trucks. I for one am not complaining though, because who c...

 
Date night
 

Bistrot Gavroche, a Taste of Paris

March this year marked the first anniversary of the one and only French establishment on the Kensington Street dining precinct – Bistrot Gavroche. Co-owned by Executive Chef Frederic Colin and sommelier Lionel Richard, Bistrot ...
 
Modern Asian
 

Mekong Restaurant, Chippendale

The Mekong River travels more than 4,000 kilometres through China, Myanmar, Laos, Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam.  It has become an important trade route that connects the six countries to each other and the rest of the w...
 
Japanese
 

Kenny Rens, Woollahra

Alongside local institutions such as Chargrill Charlie and Victor Churchill, Kenny Rens is the latest addition to the dining strip along Queen Street in Woollahra and a much needed Asian option in the area. The narrow restauran...