Author Archives: dk

Meat District Co, King Street Wharf

King Street Wharf better watch out, Meat District Co. is the newest restaurant to hit their precinct and is sure to bring all the meatlovers from afar. Following their debut earlier this year in Pasadena LA, the masterminds behind Casa Di Nico, Bluewater Cafe and Whitewater Restaurant have brought Meat District Co. to our shores just in time for summer.

Continue reading

3 Comments

Filed under Australian, Bar, Bar Food, Burgers, CBD - King Street Wharf, Steakhouse

Momofuku Seiobo (Degustation), Pyrmont

I’ve heard a lot of things about Momofuku ever since it opened in 2011. From the rave reviews, to their famous pork buns and notoriously difficult booking system, I was definitely excited to finally try their degustation. It looks like the hype has died down a bit since as the booking system isn’t that difficult anymore – bookings open 20 days in advance online only, but demand isn’t that high with spots available with less than a week in advance. I visited on a Friday night and not all the seats were taken, so rest assured you don’t need to camp out at your computer 20 days in advance.

Continue reading

12 Comments

Filed under CBD - Pyrmont, Degustation, Fusion

Bar Contessa, Balmain

Balmain is the home of many cafes and one of them is Bar Contessa. Located on the main Darling St (near Kazbah), we stumbled across this gem whilst looking for a lunch venue on a Sunday and to our delight it wasn’t packed out – yes to no long queues :).

Continue reading

5 Comments

Filed under Australian, Balmain, Cafe

The Local Press, Lilyfield

Tucked away in the suburban area of Lilyfield is The Local Press, a café gem with great food and prices. It’s situated in a small cluster of shops with a playground right next door – perfect for families!

Continue reading

4 Comments

Filed under Australian, Balmain, Cafe, Lilyfield

Menya Oiden, Sydney

There are a lot of Japanese canteen-style restaurants popping up in Sydney including Hana Hana, Marukame Udon and Tenkomori, just to name a few. I love how they’re all affordable and quick which is perfect if you’re short on change or just need a meal to go. As a huge rice lover, I’ve been meaning to go to Menya Oiden many years ago ever since it opened but somehow just never managed to, until today. Yes!

Continue reading

12 Comments

Filed under CBD - Town Hall, CBD - World Square, Japanese