Rivereno Gelato

  After a hot lunch at Belle’s just next door, I desperately needed something to cool me down in Sydney’s sweltering summer.  Luckily, Rivereno Gelato has perfect positioning in Barangaroo to satisfy this particular need.  Rivereno is a really unique little store in which they only make small, in-house batches of ice cream at a time which…

Deckhouse

The Deckhouse is situated right on the water at Woolwich with stunning city views that spills into the restaurant through the high windows. When we arrived we were greeted by polite staff who showed us to our seating for our brunch reservation.  The restaurant is spacious and there is ample seating both inside and out…

* 678 Korean BBQ

*Special thanks to QTix for the invite! Just above the main carpark on the Korean side of Eastwood lies 678, a large Korean BBQ restaurant. 678 is already popular with the locals since its opening late January this year. Despite arriving for a slightly early dinner, the restaurant had reached capacity by the time we…

*Ume Burger

*Special thanks to Vanessa from Wasamedia for inviting me to this event and to the owner, Kirby for his insights and kindness during our visit.  Have you seen the brilliant origami animals down at Barangaroo with the clean and simplistic design? That’s Ume for sure! Owner Kirby, brought from Japan a niche culture taking the burger…

*Oiden, Mappen, Derauma

*Special thanks to Washoku Lovers for inviting me to this event and to Kayla for being such a lovely host. Special mentions to @forknchopsticks and @kimmiebites, it was lovely to meet you.  Located centrally within the city is a small little food haven of Japanese cuisine. There are three small restaurants that each have a unique take on…

Pho Mo

Let’s just say I got FOMO when I saw iFat’s review of Phomo late last year.I’m always craving a good bowl of hearty soup and pho is one of those dishes (like ramen and laksa) that when you hear it’s good somewhere, it’s always worth trying.Phomo is located in Barangaroo so it’s always flooded in natural light in the…

Bite Chew Drink

  Bite Chew Drink resides in Regent Place and is a casual Korean-American eatery developing a touch of infamy for loading their dishes with a stack of melted cheese.    Wanting to grab a quick yet delicious bite to eat before going out, Bite Chew Drink seemed to tick all our boxes. Plus, they allow BYO…

* Originals Burger Co.

Thank you Jason from Spooning Australia for the invite to this visit.  Stepping into Originals Burger Co felt like stepping out of Brookvale and into an American eatery. It was the detail that facilitated our transportation – think Rock n Roll music, booths to chow in and American pastime memorabilia on the walls… you get the idea. The…