Opera Bar | Sydney CBD

After a 5 week hiatus, Opera Bar is back. We attend the Relaunch and scouted out the new digs.  The new Opera Bar as envisoned by Matt Moran and the Solotel hospitality group features a charcuterie room, raw b...

Abode Bistro Bar | Sydney CBD

Abode Bistro is located on the western end of bathurst street in the CBD. Down the hill and just as you reach Day Street, its at the corner and this Bistro Bar is one that surprised. From the street side, it re...

Campos | Dulwich Hill

Campos now has its 5th flagship shop and its a quite a beautiful showcase with a great contemporary fitout designed by Luchetti Krelle. It features much pine and suspended lights by Henry Pilcher Australia. The...

Devon on Danks | Waterloo

So there's a new Devon and its on Danks and you're really not going to be confused as to where this is. Devon on Danks sits in the old Jared Ingelsoll spot "Dank St Depot". Here at Devon's no 2, you'll find som...

BlackStar Pastry | Powerhouse Museum Ultimo

Well, BSP has gone and done it, opening up its 3rd venue at the Powerhouse Museum in Ultimo. All your favourites (from the watermelon cake, to their award winning pies are here). There is talk of Powerhouse spe...

The Spice Room | Circular Quay

Located at no 2 Phillip Street is the newly opened The Spice Room. Its an indian restaurant located this side of town with well priced mains, good tasting lassis and a nice modern australian/indian fitout that'...

Yasaka Ramen | Sydney CBD

Located in the city centre near rydges square is Yasaka Ramen. With a tagline of No Ramen No life, this new player to the Ramen scene in Sydney is surprisingly good - with a Tonkotsu based broth that was rich, ...

The Governor’s Table | Sydney

So about a week or so back, we were hitting Sydney for #sydneyisOpen - a day where various Sydney buildings are open to the public who opt to (we mean pay to) check out the city and its Architecture. The check ...

Bowery Lane | Sydney

Located at the business end of town is Bowery Lane. Its tucked away what is a large coporate building but it's anything but a corporate commercial kitchen. We're here for a tasting and the range and diversity o...

Cuckoo Callay | Newtown

Located in Newtown and adjoining the Newtown Train station is Cuckoo Callay. We've been meaning to drop in and check out the venue for oh, the last year or so since its been open. Well, a year on, we check in f...

Burger Project | World Tower

Neil Perry's Burger Project is now open in World Tower. Located up the stairs (where the purple scaly sculpture is). Burger Project is cheap burgers from Neil Perry and it sure is popular. There was a wait time...

Pei Modern Sydney | The Rocks

Pei Modern which was Mark Best's Bistro styled venue in Melbourne has just opened in the Four Seasons down at The Rocks. Like Melbourne's this is modern australian priced right with some nice shared dishes and ...

Daisy’s Milkbar | Petersham

Located in Petersham, round the corner of the rather cool Oxford Tavern lies this discreetly charming Milk Bar. Its all pastels and sunshine in here. A bit of a departure from modern schmick cafes with pendant ...

BrewtownNewtown | Newtown

BrewtownNewtown's our local - a hop skip away and a favourite. We've returned enough times over the past year to call this a relationship you can't quit. There's a bit of new food so here's BrewtownNewtown 2.0 ...

Poh and Papparich Australia | Chatswood Broadway

Papparich Australia recently appointed the rather lovely Poh Ling Yeow from Masterchef as their first food ambassador. We got invited to sit down for a bit of a feast. Its delicious Malaysian and there was a wh...

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 ...

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 ...

China Republic | Sydney

So yes, like Waitan, China Republic aspires to be Sydney's premium Chinese fine dining. Located at World Square, China Republic does a hell of lot of things right from fit out to service, with great eats and a ...

Salvage Coffee | Artarmon

Salvage Coffee's a funny one. We've got mates who know the guys (Hey Dan Yee) 1/3 of the guys who own it, and its been a long time coming before we ended up heading up to check it out - trekking north on a work...

Rockpool | Sydney

So. Rockpool's moved. Its skipped over from the rocks locale and is now housed in the large luxe 2 storied venue that is dark in look but not intimidating. We drop in for a world class lunch and amongst a pleth...