Anvil Coffee Co

It was a gloriously sunny Sunday morning and I wanted a hipster breakfast without the effort of crossing the bridge. With Maslow’s sadly now closed, I remembered talk of Anvil Coffee Co’s relatively new set-up in the back streets of Artarmon, but my joy was short-lived when I did my online scouting and discovered that they were closed on…

The Botanist

This has to be one of the best wine bars I have found on my side of the bridge, that can be compared to the likes of the hidden bars of Surry Hills and tucked around various parts of the suburbs surrounding the Sydney CBD. I had previously visited The Botanist one Friday evening after…

Garfish Kirribilli

‘Would it be possible to get a table inside?’ The waitress scanned the list of bookings and as I was one of the earlier bookings for dinner that evening, she agreed and led Lara Croft and myself to a table inside the restaurant. Tonight was one of my fortnightly catch ups over good food with…