Tetsuya's must be Sydney's most famous restaurant. The French-Japanese restaurant is rated among the top in the world and was for a while one of the only Michelin 3 Star restaurants in Australia.
It has enjoyed unanimous praise in reviews until a co [...]
"Located on Noosa Main Beach, Sails Restaurant offers absolute beach front dining. "
Sails is a small seafood restaurant on Noosa's main Hastings Street. Right by the beach, it is attached to a small hotel behind it. It was raining on [...]
Taiyoh is a Japanese restaurant in North Ryde. We went one evening when we couldn't get a reservation anywhere else. Then we realised it was because it was Father's Day and that we were calling at 6.30 asking for a table at 7pm. However we were abl [...]
Hog's Breath Cafe is a steakhouse chain with locations around Australia. It seems to have stores in touristy areas, but I've never noticed one while in Sydney.
Although it is an Australian chain, the store is decorated with mainly [...]
Ichigo Ichie 一期一会 is a term often linked to Zen Buddhism and the tea ceremony. Kenkyusha translates it as " Treasure every meeting, for it will never recur."
Ichigo Ichie is also a new restaurant located at Town Hall on Central St. That is the [...]
It has been about 10 years since I last went to the Easter Show. Last time must have been one of the first times it was held at Olympic Park, and I remember winning a giant white tiger soft toy from one of the games there.
Times have changed, and [...]
Every year at the Easter show there are a set of murals created entirely from produce. The last time I went to the show was 10 years ago, and I remember wondering what they did with all those fruit & veges after the show was over. This time the [...]
Mizuya has always been a mystery to me. It's a Japanese Karaoke Restaurant, but the clientelle are mainly young Mandarin speakers. A lot of my friends had gone and liked it, but I was a bit reluctant after seeing the prices on the menu.
Well in [...]
Ice Cube is a seafood grill & bar in Darling Harbour, just next to (or actually under) the IMAX Theatre. It has a pleasant decor, high ceilings, mirrors all around, and a choice of indoor and outdoor seating. The tables were spacious, and even [...]
African Feeling is a restaurant in Newtown specialising in food from all over the continent of Africa. This was the first time I had been to such a restaurant, so I didn't really know what to expect. Luckily I had some friends who knew what to or [...]
Ella's Patisserie is a small shop in Hurstville specialising in cheese and mousse cakes. It is very popular among the local people, but because of its secluded location is a bit of a neighborhood secret.
There are over a dozen types of cakes on sa [...]