New restaurant Tokki has opened up shop on Foveaux St, Surry Hills and is already making its mark on the foodie scene. It is a casual restaurant with a cool vibe. It reminds me of some little places in Melbourne, like Supernormal. The restaurant space has an industrial feel, but lightened with some neon lights … Continue reading Tokki Restaurant – new to the Sydney dining scene
We headed to the Gin Palooza, held in the Paddington Town Hall. This is a great venue holding many stalls that were spaced out and you could move about easily to visit each distiller. The entrance ticket included unlimited tastes of the gins on offer, within reason. Hosted by the Australian Gin Distillers Association, an … Continue reading Gin Palooza – most certainly a fun day out!
The name “The Marke Kitchen and Bar” derives from the fact that this restaurant is at the junction of a multitude of places. X marks the spot. From here you can head off internationally or domestically via the airport, you can drive 20 minutes to the Sydney CBD, but it is also the gateway to … Continue reading The Marke Kitchen and Bar
Renowned Australian Wine Glass brand Plumm recently unveiled it’s newest range, Plumm Three. We tried out the new Plumm Three wine glasses at a wine tasting event at the Bentley Restaurant and Bar in Sydney. The Bentley was the perfect location to host the event to see the glasses in action with some some quality … Continue reading Plumm launches Plumm Three – premium glassware
We made a return to one of our favourite neighbourhood pubs for a light hearted event in their garden pavilion, where we were taken on a journey of gins through an informative cocktail night hosted by Cameron Perrett. The event began at 7pm and was wrapped by by 9pm, and over the evening Cameron gave … Continue reading Gin masterclass @ The Oaks, Neutral Bay
Located downstairs in a large space off Bayswater road in Potts Point, you’ll find Ovo Boteco, which is a new take on Brazilian food in Sydney. Completely unlike other restaurants of Brazilian influence here. This is typical of street food you’d find in Brazil. The restaurant has a fun vibe, and staff are keeping to … Continue reading Rodizio @ Ovo Boteco, Potts Point
We often pass through Sutherland on our way down the coast for a surf and also have a few friends in Jannali. On this particular occasion, we were here to try out the revamp of the Jannali Inn, which is now the Union Place Hotel, with a set of apartments above. Not far from the … Continue reading All things Chicago @ Union Place Hotel, Jannali.
Jackalberry is located on the ground floor of the Hyatt Regency on Sussex Street in the Sydney CBD. Set in a heritage building space, it’s nice to see they’ve kept the façade with a nod to Sydney’s historic past. Whilst the Hyatt already has a few bars, including one of our favourites, Zephr, they have … Continue reading Jackalberry @ The Hyatt Regency
Poly is the sister restaurant of Ester, a brilliant restaurant in Chippendale. Both restaurants are high on our list of Sydney favourites. Poly is located in a great spot on the border of Surry Hills and the Southern end of the CBD. You will find it in a large converted industrial space part of the … Continue reading Poly
14°North 108°East is the name of a great new modern Vietnamese cafe and restaurant in the South Western Sydney suburb of Leppington or more specifically, Emerald Hills. Image - pendulum communications An interesting name, but 14°North 108°East are the co-ordinates of Danang in Vietnam, which is the inspiration for this establishment. This cafe and restaurant … Continue reading New cafe restaurant alert: 14°North 108°East – Modern Vietnamese in Sydney’s South West