*Manoosh Pizzeria

* Thanks @manooshpizzeria for the invite! Manoosh Pizzeria offers some decent value-for-money Middle-Eastern eats that will get you salivating in next to no time. The shop largely caters to the take-away crowd, but there are some spots to sit and chow if you’re not on the go. A recent addition to Manoosh’s menu are the…

Grounds of the City

The minds at the Grounds of Alexandria have been busy at work on their next project, The Grounds of the City. When the cafe finally opened, I marvelled at the gorgeous detail and intricacy of the café’s design. Sporting a 1920s look picking up details from the Queen Victoria Building, the cafe boasts their keen…

*The Bulgogi Chatswood

Special thanks to @qtix and @bugolgi.chatswood for the invite! Nestled on the outside fringe of Chatswood’s Westfield sits The Bulgogi, a two-levelled restaurant dishing up some serious Korean BBQ. We managed to try some of Bulgogi’s most popular dishes, which had a strong seafood and steak theme. I was salivating as soon as the dishes hit the…

*East Village – Rooftop Bar

*Thank you Push Play Media for this invite  Let’s be honest, who doesn’t love a rooftop bar? Particularly when it’s set conveniently close by to the city centre. The new refurbishments for the already hip East Village Hotel comes with a delightful fresh vibe and fairy lights! We arrived at East Village Hotel, made our…

*Harajuku Gyoza

*Special Thanks to Harajuku Gyoza for the invite! Open the door to Harajuku Gyoza and you’re immediately greeted with loud exclamations of “Irasshaimase!” The friendly and energetic staff are one of Harajuku’s attractions. They act exactly as they would in a Tokyo Izakaya, albeit a few decibels louder. They’re impressively attentive, going out of their…

BL Burgers (Bar Luca) Parramatta

One of Sydney’s most notorious burger bars has opened a store within Parramatta’s CBD, another notch on the suburb’s foodie bedpost. The vibe and fitout of BL Parra is as if you’ve stepped into an RnB Fridays sesh, ready to party with the burger gods. BL Parra has largely the same menu as its cousin…

*Inferno Bar & Grill

Special thanks to @omptymedia and @infernogrillmaroubra for having us! Inferno Grill & Cafe is a casual eatery that boasts incredible value-for-money within its wide variety of eats. We quickly noticed a strong sense of the Maroubra community at Inferno. Old photos and artworks of the suburb lined the walls, proudly displayed. As we sat, we…