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About Excuse Me Waiter

Excuse Me Waiter is a documented food adventure run by two hungry Gen Y food fanatics DK & Yvn. They can often be found roaming Sydney in search of interesting foods from food courts to high-end restaurants.

Devon on Danks, Waterloo

We are both fans of the multicultural fusion cuisine on offer at Devon by night and now the dinner service has been moved from the original Devon store to their new digs on Danks Street at the old Danks Street Depot site. I love the trendy, playful fitout which incorporates a lot more bright light through the big windows facing the street and high ceilings, giving off a completely different vibe from their other restaurant.

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Pei Modern, The Rocks

I wanted to try Pei Modern the last time I was down in Melbourne, but as luck would have it, Pei Modern has also opened up in Sydney now and is located in the lobby of the Four Seasons Hotel at the Rocks.

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Filed under Australian, CBD - Circular Quay, CBD - The Rocks

Hunter Valley Day Trip: Keith Tulloch Wine, Muse Kitchen and Cocoa Nib

The Hunter Valley is one of our favourite places for a roadtrip because it is such a wonderful area for foodies to explore. On our most recent trip up to the Hunter with a few other lovely bloggers, we visited the picturesque Keith Tulloch Wine estate at Pokolbin and were treated to quite an immersive foodie experience with Keith Tulloch himself, a passionate fourth-generation Hunter Valley winemaker from the famous Tulloch family who founded Keith Tulloch Wines in 1997.

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Filed under Australian, Hunter Valley, NSW - Regional, Travel, Wine, Wine

Gowings Bar and Grill (Breakfast), Sydney CBD

I have to admit I’m not much of a morning person, which means on weekdays I hardly ever go out for breakfast before work. But I will make an exception more often now, because I had a lovely start to my week when I dropped into Gowings Bar and Grill to try out some of the newer items on their breakfast menu – nothing like a great meal to fight Mondayitis!

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Filed under Australian, CBD - Town Hall

The Food Society Vodka High Tea, Darlinghurst

There are all sorts of high tea offerings around town these days, but I had never heard of a Vodka High Tea…until now! This special High Tea is offered at The Food Society, where they’re big on their vodka (they do serve up modern Eastern European cuisine after all) and channel this passion into gorgeous cocktails for the High Tea. The price is $60 a head for the High Tea, including a signature vodka iced tea cocktail and your choice from the premium tea selection.

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Filed under Darlinghurst, Eastern European