Archive for 2018
 
 
 
Sydney Inner City
 

Discover Cockle Bay Wharf

Sydney has so many delicious places to eat – it can be overwhelming trying to find a good place to go! But Cockle Bay Wharf is an ideal destination for many reasons: it’s a couple of minute’s walk from the CBD, it’s right...
 
Japanese
 

Kid Kyoto – the EP

At the start of the year, we visited Kid Kyoto when it was led from the kitchen by Seb Gee with a menu that was fun and full of flavour.  As the industry goes — chefs move onto new ventures, which makes room for othe...

 
Casual dining
 

The Dolar Shop Hot Pot Restaurant, Haymarket

Don’t worry – this Dolar Shop isn’t a bargain shop selling party props or tourist tat.  Rather a popular chain from Shanghai specialising in Macanese hotpot, Dolar Shop is the latest addition to the 1909 Dining P...
 
Casual dining
 

Who Is Madame Shanghai?

The front door of Madame Shanghai might as well be a time machine as we stepped through it into an opulent dining room decorated with Chinoiserie wallpaper, Chinese motifs and malachite fixtures reminiscent of 1930’s Shanghai. ...
 
Destinations
 

London East End Food Tour

Eating Europe’s East End London Tour was one of the best food tours I’ve been on: smoothly organised, varied in its cuisine offerings, fascinating and informative, with a good balance of walking and eating. If you’re...

 
Destinations
 

Tastes and Traditions of Barcelona Food Tour

If there’s any country where understanding it’s food is key to understanding its culture, Spain is it. Whether you have one day or one year to spend in Barcelona, a three hour introduction to its food culture by way of Devour E...
 
 
Chinese
 

New Shanghai, An Ultimate Shanghai Dumpling Experience

Ten years ago not many people outside China had heard of “Xiao Long Bao” (小笼包). It is the Chinese name for steamed pork dumplings and owed its international stardom for its incredible juicy filling and thin wrapper....

 
Japanese
 

Fujisaki, Barangaroo, Sydney

At one end of Barangaroo – Sydney’s newest corporate and dining hotspot – sits Fujisaki, Lotus Dining Group’s new modern Japanese restaurant and bar. Since opening late last year, Fujisaki has quickly ga...
 
Buffet
 

Taste of Indonesia 2018, Shangri-La Sydney

Last year over 1.2 million Australians visited Indonesia for holiday, making it the second most popular tourist destination after New Zealand. An agreeable climate, exotic culture and rich cuisine are just a few reasons attract...
 
Italian
 

Lucio Pizzeria – Australia’s world recognised pizzeria

In the heart of Zetland you’ll find this gem of a pizzeria. Lucio has been a Sydney institution since piazziolo Lucio De Falco set up shop in Darlinghurst and now Zetland. Their real pride of place is having been awarded ...