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…

Uncorked

The Union Hotel is located on a relatively quiet stretch of the Pacific Highway, and if you’re not paying attention you’re likely to drive past the establishment. From the outside it looks like your usual run-of-the-mill pub. Head in through the bistro and up the stairs to the Uncorked restaurant, and it’s almost like you’ve…

Ryo’s Noodles

Ramen-porn is notorious among Sydney’s foodies, there’s no doubt about it, and with the rise of colder weather I can wager I’ll be seeing a lot more of it on my Instagram news feed. Ramen is not something that is new to me anymore, however my first taste of it a few years back was…

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…

Sails on Lavender Bay

What an absolute scorcher of a day! 36 degrees and the slightest hint of a breeze. It was a true Sydney summer at long last. Today was Mum’s birthday, and while she had proclaimed she wanted to go to Cabramatta to try some ‘cultural food’, Sister & I pointed out to mum that she didn’t…