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Fuku Restaurant, World Square

Fuku is a modern Japanese restaurant situated on the upper restaurant level of World Square, right opposite Din Tai Fung. We’re visiting on a Friday night and Din Tai Fung has the usual longest lines; Fuku is moderately busy but we’re not stuck out waiting in the cold thankfully, so it’s a great option if the Din Tai Fung wait gets your stomach growling. The menu has a nice variety of Japanese classics which have been re-done with contemporary cooking techniques and flavours and there’s also a large menu of Japanese sake and wines, although tonight we just opt for food.

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Kobe Jones Winter Romance Menu, King Street Wharf

Kobe Jones is one of those Sydney restaurants which has been around the scene for a while and has really perfected the art of a mouthwatering Volcano Roll with plenty of mayo goodness. We have been to Kobe Jones several times because of that Volcano Roll, but it is generally quite pricey so our visits have mostly been for special occasions. Tonight, we are trying out their 9 course Winter Romance tasting menu ($145 per person) and we’re really feeling the chill as it is bucketing down with rain and we’re seated in their outside dining area. To be fair, the area is enclosed with plastic sheeting (which unfortunately diminishes the view of Darling Harbour), but we still feel the drafts of wind blowing in despite being seated next to a heater.

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