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The Baron

The Baron was shut for a week or two for renovations, but reopened this weekend! Round (way more than) Two: A newly designed menu with blue and red. The menu items seem to have...

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West Juliett, Marrickville

I haven’t really been to Marrickville before, but we had a quick stopover here on the weekend. While we’re in the area, we head to this local favourite that’s been featured on TimeOut and...

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Brickfields, Chippendale

Last weekend, we headed into the city for the Surry Hills Festival. But before that, we started our morning in Chippendale – a small City suburb, which I think hadn’t really gained mainstream popularity...

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Brio Pyrmont, Pyrmont

Last week, D2D and I went to see Strictly Ballroom the musical at the Lyric Theatre, The Star in Pyrmont! With an early show start at 7pm, we did some Googling to find a...

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Busan and Jeju, South Korea

South Korea!! In August (just last month), D2D and I went on a three week trip to Hong Kong, South Korea and Shanghai. We traveled to South Korea via a Cantonese speaking tour, Sunflower....

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Four in Hand, Paddington

For D2D’s birthday family dinner this year, we went to Four in Hand! D2D and I had been here before, but just to eat at their bar, which serves surprisingly good food. But this...

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The Milk Bar by Cafe Ish, Redfern

Redfern has been rapidly growing with cafes for a while! Maybe it’s the proximity to Surry Hills, which seems to have overfilled with hipster cafes to the point that they’ve spilled over into Redfern...

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The Hill Eatery, Bondi Beach

  Last weekend felt a bit like summer (but it was actually spring) with cloudless sunny skies – it was amazing! After a long cold winter and bouts of rain, we finally emerge to...

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Otto Ristorante, Woolloomooloo

This is almost a new favourite restaurant of ours! I love the Woolloomooloo area, with the wharf styled apartments, waterfront views and being near the NSW Art Gallery. Along the wharf strip are a...

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Coast 175, Ettalong

Almost a month since the last post – and since we flew off to Hong Kong, South Korea and Shanghai! Now we’re back in drizzling Sydney, but were blessed with a bright cloudless sky...

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Good Food and Wine Show 2014

Back in late June 2014, D2D and I attended the 2014 Good Food and Wine Show. I’ve been to the show for the past four or five years now and this time around it’s...

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Element 6, West Ryde

It’s not often that we eat out at a cafe local to the area we live in (the Hills) or in a nearby suburb. Instead, we often venture out to the city (ie. Surry...

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Mister Close, Melbourne

Part of the secret of success in life is to eat what you like and let the food fight it out inside. – Mark Twain Welcome to Mister Close – a cafe full of...