Sydney

Vivid Sydney 2017

Vivid Sydney is on again with a spectacular light show throughout the city and along the harbour foreshore. The highlight for me this year was the ‘Lighting of the Sails’ by Audio Creatures. Using the Sydney Opera House as…

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Bistro Moncur, Mosman

Bistro Moncur has been a long-time favourite with eastern suburbs diners for the consistency of the cooking and superior service of the floor staff. Expanding to a second location in the newly renovated Buena Vista…

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7.7

1904 Bodega, Tramsheds

This week featured another good experience at Tramsheds in Forest Lodge. This time around, 1904 Bodega. Billing itself as a tapas and wine store, 1904 Bodega is the latest offering from the ever reliable team behind Surry Hills dining…

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8.2

Tramsheds, Harold Park

On the former site of the Harold Park Raceway, Tramsheds is billing itself as a ‘community of good food and learning’. Developers Mirvac have built an enormous number of residential apartments on the site, however,…

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8.0

Osaka Trading Co, Tramsheds

Osaka Trading Co. is a new Japanese restaurant from the team behind Tokyo Bird in Surry Hills. Located in the foodie mecca that is Tramsheds Harold Park, Osaka Trading Co. serves sophisticated Japanese cuisine alongside…

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8.2

Chaco Bar, Darlinghurst

Chaco Bar is chef Keita Abe’s (ex-Toko) 25 seat yakitori style eatery in Darlinghurst. The dimly lit space opened in 2014 modelled on the restaurants from Abe’s native city of Fukuoka. The fit out features…

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8.0

Bistrot Gavroche, Chippendale

Bistrot Gavroche is chef Frederic Colin and sommelier Lionel Richard’s Parisian style brasserie in Sydney’s Chippendale precinct. Housed in a beautiful old rum warehouse, Bistrot Gavroche has created a traditional French bistro atmosphere with its…

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8.3

Allen’s Alterations, Sydney

Allen’s Alterations has been one of the go-to tailors in Sydney for a number of years now. Situated in the iconic Strand Arcade since 2008, the new second floor atelier has been beautifully designed by…

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Winter sunshine, Sydney

Winter sunshine. What’s not to like? Not only do we feel more appreciative of its warming glow than during the summer months, the light, in particularly over a body of water is so simply wonderful. Photograph: Hawkesbury River.

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8.5

Paramount Coffee Project, Surry Hills

Paramount Coffee Project is a cooperative venture from two serious coffee operators Russell Beard (Reuben Hills) and Mark Dundon (Seven Seeds). Located in the beautifully renovated Paramount Pictures building, the stylish fit out is complemented by a…

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The Devonshire Surry Hills
8.2

The Devonshire, Surry Hills

The Devonshire, Jeremy Bentley’s Surry Hills restaurant, has to offer one of the best value fixed-price lunches in Sydney. Available on Friday’s, the menu comprises a three course menu for $35. As with their regular menu,…

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