Devon Cafe by Nights | Surry Hills

As we prep this post - we tried looking for the KJI chicken burger and the yummy sakuma salmon dish we had about 1 month before we hit Devon by Nights  - yes, with venues we love here at Jugs - there are retur...

Easy Tiger | Paddington

Easy Tiger's a bit of a curiosity - its a 70's dive bar down the stairs at Oxford Street's The Unicorn and its a mid sized bar, complete with kitschy artwork, graffiti, 70's decor and half lamps. Upon entering ...

Bodega | Surry Hills

Bodega is a Tapas joint located in Surryhills. It combines South American and Spanish flavours and we checked in for lunch. On the street side, it's a fairly simple affair but inside is a large kitchen along on...

Chairman Mao | Kensington

Chairman Mao wouldn't really have been on the agenda til we decided to do a dumpling crawl and smh had this as a top8 dumpling (dish) in Sydney. So we popped into the chairman's and we're met with a mostly ala ...

Candeloris | Smithfield

Located out in Smithfields is Candeloris, an italian eatery that's recently undergone a million dollar fitout as it gears up for the future. The area in which it sits and its premium feel is at odds with the gl...

Grain Bar | The Rocks

Good bless grain bar and their excellent cocktails, great steadily refilled barsnacks (rice crackers) and their excellent floor staff that will give you the attention you deserve at this "hotel front bar" but d...

The Owl House | Darlinghurst

The Owl House was a venue that we probably wouldn't have chanced upon now - what with the trend now for new and now - but talking to the crew at Wasamedia - and hearing that this was a local favourite of theirs...

Batch Brewing Company + Nighthawk Diner | Marrickville

Batch Brewing Company is located in a warehouse located in Marrickville (as an aside we're loving the rise of the innerwest food scene) and we'd previously read that you can get pizzas here but pizza's no longe...

Brooklyn Social | Surry Hills

Brooklyn Social's now open and its taken over the old Mexico Food and Liquor Venue. Its a bit of a rock and roll, gin joint with rather well priced Americana eats. Once the sun has set and the locals have taken...

Yummy Cuisine | Martin Place

Yummy Cuisine is not the kind of Chinese Malaysian that you'd chance upon - its that hole in the wall; heard it through someone kind of a joint. So Simon from SimonFoodFavourites was that guy. We did not even r...

Chefs Gallery | Sydney CBD

Chef's Galley. We're quite fond of cheap eat Chinese food in Chinatown and somethings got to be said about provincial rustic handmade noodles and food; and we often find ourselves on the fence when it comes to ...

Bah BQ | Crows Nest

When you think world cup in 2014, Host nation Brazil is at the forefront and there really isn't a better time for Sydneysiders to hit a Brazilian restaurant. We check into the not-so-bah BahBQ for an evening of...

Harry’s Cafe de Wheels | Woolloomooloo

Harry's Cafe de wheels is a bit of an institution. If there's any of them you need to hit -its the one at Woolloomooloo and yes, its got to be the pies and gravy and get the god damn soft buns. It's been here f...

Mordeo | Sydney

Located under the Deutsche Bank Place, is Mordeo bistro and bar. Its a modern bistro and bar dishing out southern european cuisine, there's panini and pasta to be had and also a custom "Mordeo" only white wolf ...