I Love Pho

*Thanks Mike from Ompty for treating us to this visit to I Love Pho I Love Pho, doesn’t everyone?! I Love Pho in Crows Nest loves pho so much, they were named just that. The restaurant accommodates both an indoor dining and al fresco seating, and given the chill of the day and the nature…

*Doughboy

*Special thanks to @ompty_media for the invite! Doughboy is a small pizza shop with a wide variety of classic and unique pizza styles. Our visit saw us dine in, however Doughboy are REALLY popular with the home delivery crowd. If you’re in the area, we’d suggest getting your pizza delivered. Their menu (which is plastered…

*La Sen

*Thanks Ompty for sending us out to La Sen! La Sen is Vietnamese for lotus leaf, and the perfect name for a little family owned restaurant in the vibrant Randwick Spot. The restaurant itself is narrow and reminds me of the street eateries in Asia with its bright colours and that familiar aroma of incense…

*Mobius – Pullman Sydney Airport

*Thank you Cecilia from FCBA and Tika for being our host for the evening  Located conveniently close to the airport lies the Pullman in the heart of Mascot. Although you would probably consider this hotel to be a pit stop for frequent travellers who are likely to stay only overnight on business, but the Pullman…

* North Bondi RSL

Thank you @omptymedia for the invite! Commanding an impressive view of Bondi Beach sits the recently renovated North Bondi RSL. The venue offers some great pub classics, as well as a few restaurant-esque dishes. I could taste the squid’s salty freshness immediately, which paired nicely with the creamy aioli. Unfortunately the batter was a bit…

*Meet Mica

*Thank you Ompty Media for this invite and to Mica for her lovely service on the day. If you haven’t already seen Meet Mica all over Instagram and Facebook, where have you been? My feed has been plastered with promises of lobster congee and oozy matcha toast so you can imagine why I was more…

*Akira Sushi Chatswood

Thank you to the Food Critics and Bloggers Australia (FCBA) for the invite! Inside Chatswood’s new dining precinct The District, lies Akira Sushi. It’s a little tricky to find the entrance the first time round – and then you realise how easy it actually is! (I’ve added some directions at the end of the post…

*Moroccan Feast

*Thank you @omptymedia for the invite! Randwickians have been keeping quiet about Moroccan Feast for years, almost to a point of petty selfishness. It’s okay to share, Randwick! Well, the cat’s out of the bag, and thanks to the gents over at Ompty, we were able to get in on this gem. As soon as…