The best Italian food in Sydney is from Machiavelli Ristorante Italiano

It’s the kind of place that you wouldn’t know existed unless someone told you about it, but once you do, it will be hard to forget. Machiavelli Ristorante Italiano is one of those Sydney restaurants and authentic eateries that serves-up food to rival the most hatted restaurants in the city, without all the overly gratuitous […]

Where to eat this June Queen’s Birthday long weekend in Sydney

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It’s the June long weekend for the Queen’s Birthday, which for most of us means that’s pretty much it til Christmas in terms of long weekends and time off, so making the most of this one is paramount. But, what will you do? Eat, of course. And this is where to do just that in […]

5 hidden gems to eat at in Western Sydney

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It’s the Sydney with amazing places, yet to be discovered!

Dinner at Old City is so good it hurts

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“I’ve never had anyone say anything bad about our haloumi, so if you do, I’ll punch you in the face!” he said with a laugh. Sure, when an executive chef of Old City, a restaurant in Sydney’s Newtown makes that threat, you’re not going to push it; but thankfully, the haloumi – one of their prized […]

A foodie’s year highlight: March into Merivale

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Back again for another iteration, the annual March into Merivale food-lovers’ paradise celebrates food with five unique experiences in one mammoth venue that jams-in thousands of enthusiasts. Merivale’s history in Sydney is steeped in food and entertainment, so by transforming its synonymous Angel Place into an Asian market, the upstairs dance floor of Palings into a […]

You need to go to dinner at Lot 1 Sydney

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Adam Swanson is an award winning executive chef and restaurateur from Adelaide who’s managed to create one of the best menus in Sydney at one of its newest venues. Lot 1 Sydney is a modern take on traditional Italian food with an Australian fusion, set in the chic stylings of a restaurant that is as […]

There are 4 reasons 12-Micron restaurant in Barangaroo is worth visiting

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As part of Sydney’s new squillion-dollar development by the Harbour, Barangaroo, there’s a new 230-seater restaurant in town as one of the big players to the scene. And it’s excellent. There are four amazing reasons this colossal 230-seater restaurant and late night dessert bar called 12-Micron are a must when visiting the area or Sydney […]

New dishes at Saké Jr designed by chef Neil Perry

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Neil Perry is bringing the latest food trends from Tokyo and sustainable and ethically sourced local produce to fast-casual diners in Sydney and Melbourne. Drawing on his commitment to sustainability by working with Australia’s finest natural producers, the new menu will showcase Bangalow pork, pasture-raised Tasmanian beef, MSC-certified tuna, and Tasmanian ocean trout, bringing a rare […]

The best bits about a bountiful degustation at Gateway Sydney

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As a small-town suburban girl strolling her way through the CBD, Sydney city’s wealth of food eateries is unparalleled. Crossing cuisines, varying in formality and most importantly, price ranges, grabbing a bite to eat is as simple as turning a corner. That is, unless you’re in Circular Quay. The water view bathed end of Sydney […]

Where to spend Valentine’s Day in Sydney

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Valentine’s Day is so divisive! You’re either so overcome with love and adoration for whoever’s in your life that “smitten” almost loses all meaning, or you’re so desperately alone that you loathe the very utterance of the name of the day. Either way, it evokes so many emotions both good and bad, so why not […]

Mosman’s Buena Vista Bar Has A New Look And Menu You Really Need To Try

The Buena is cooking up some magic and serving it straight up in their new Vista Bar. All food explorers beware we are entering a place of fantastical atmosphere and yum-yummy-yummiest of cuisine. Get into your happy place, because hangry is about to hit hard. There are establishments which seem to hold an aura of […]

Where To Celebrate The Melbourne Cup In Sydney

Melbourne Cup Day at a Keystone venue! Because why not? There’s a range of 3- and 4-course food and beverage options available, plus taking part in sweepstakes is a must to compete for fashion prizes at any of their venues while you watch the race live on the big screen. Here’s what’s planned… Gazebo Whether you’re […]