Atelier de Velo

Located at 156 Clarence Street. Atelier de Velo is a bike shop first and foremost with a hidden little coffee place in it. Roughly it translates to workshop/studio of Bikes, the shop is littered with plenty of ...

MIDNIGHT SPECIAL ENMORE

Located at 44 Enmore Road (from King Street - follow the left side of the road and its the 3rd shop past the caltex) is the fairly new Midnight Special dive bar. Its very reminiscent to me, a tad anyhow of ...

Chinese Noodle Restaurant

One of my favourite place to eat in chinatown. The other one is up the escalator, round the back and way divier (braised beef in soup with rice/or noodles) and I'll get to that soon I hope but CHR is so so so g...

UNCLE MING’S BAR. 55 York Street

So, we outerdive today; and we land at Uncle Mings Bar @ 55 York Street, This is the main bar at UMB.  A lot of small bars are dimly lit but UMB Isn't. Its all hues of red+pink+yellow. And the bar counter is t...

MARRICKVILLE PORK ROLLS

Ummm, like what is this? This odd little shop/kiosk thing along illawara road. We walked past it and dug out the phone and checked my googlelocal and see friend Oni raving about it. Out comes the happy snaps a...

CORNERSMITH MARRICKVILLE

Located at a t-section further along illawara road lies Corner Smith. Just keep walking up illawara road til you see the red tiles, its on the right if coming from the marrickville main street, Cornersmith is a...

EL LOCO

El Loco is Merivale's attempt at a Mexican Cantina and its quite easily one of the most fun dining experiences you will have in the city. Located at 64 Foveaux St, El Loco adjoins the exclesior pub and is a ful...

Arcadia Liquors REDFERN

update2. I went to Arcadia to do a proper lookat with camera yesterday and shortly after - that evening, the place/shed went up in smokes. went back a week later. The front area is packed and the place is still...

MILK BAR | CAFE ISH

I think that's the blurb done. They do it better than I ever will. Located @ 105 Regent Street Redfern; Milk Bar is located right to the right of when you exit Redfern Station. The menu is burgers + milk...

SkyPhoenix PittStreet Mall

First time I've been back to Sky Phoenix in the CBD, since the old place shut for reno. Used to go all the time when it was at the middle mall above borders/next to Bing Lee.   Posh waiting area....

Sassy’s Red | Westfield Sydney

I've always regarded Chinta Ria quite fondly; mostly because that big old buddha and the chintzy name works for me. So when Sassy Reds opened at the new westfield, of course we had to head in and check it out. ...

HOME THAI aka BEST THAI CBD

  Home Thai is probably the best sydney CBD thai place and yes, I do think the food is just a tad better than chat thai which is seemingly the popular one. Located at Shop 1 - 2 299 Sussex Street Sy...

N2 Extreme Gelato

What if Dexter's laboratory; well, made Gelato. In a nutshell, this is the conceit that drives N2. And a good and fun one at that. N2 Extreme Gelato at this time of writing/review (23rd/08/12)  is 18 days o...

ARRAS TOO

*Now Closed - Located at 204 Clarence Street, Arras Too takes the place of the old plan B coffee/burger place. It is a hole in the wall coffee shop with two/three female baristas - if that wasn't enough reason ...

Toxteth Hotel Glebe

The Toxteth Hotel Glebe had a recent renovations and the new venue draws a fairly mixed crowd, uni students, glebe residents, and with the TATE gallery upstairs, an art crowd. The venue upon entry is a fairly d...

COW + MOON Artisan Gelato Enmore

Located along enmore road on the far end, cow and moon artisan gelato is the 4th gelato joint in the immediate king street/enmore precinct. Unlike the other 3, cow moon's moniker of "artisan...

Addison Road Organic Markets Marrickville

unwaxed apples at a good price. I'll take a selection thanks! nice selection of root veg presented lovingly milkcrate artwork. Located in Marrickville in the plot that houses Reverse Garbag...

Everleigh Growers Market Saturday

The CarriageWorks Everleigh Markets happens every Saturday and is housed in the shedlike yard that adjoins the carriageworks. This is a definite food lovers market - you have artisan cheese, dips, flats,...

Brother Baba Budan Melbourne

Brother Baba Budan is located at 359 Little Bourke Street. Its a speciality coffee place and the one thing that you'd observe about it; is that its the cool little cafe in the middle of melbourne that is fitted...