Cafe

Reuben Hills
Cafe, Sydney

Reuben Hills

It was one of those gorgeous spring days where one feels happy for no reason in particular, but seems to derive joy from every small thing. I met the lovely Daryl at Reuben Hills in Surry Hills for lunch. A new terrace conversion, Reuben Hills serves simple fare in chic […]

The Grounds of Alexandria
Cafe, Sydney

The Grounds of Alexandria

When spring comes to town, there is nothing better than casting off the shakles of weekday-itis and having an al fresco luncheon somewhere fabulous. That somewhere fabulous was The Grounds of Alexandria. One of Sydney’s latest warehouse conversions, The Grounds of Alexandria is a stunning new development amidst the industrial […]

Noggi
Cafe, Sydney

Noggi

Noggi is a frozen yogurt shop in Strathfield, where people (my friend included) will wait half an hour in line for one of these treats. I had to try it. I told the girl that it was my first time, and she generously let me taste several of the flavours. […]

Three Spoons
Cafe, Sydney

Three Spoons

“Coffee makes us severe, and grave, and philosophical.” Jonathan Swift Next time you feel like being severe, grave and philosophical, do it over a cup of coffee from Three Spoons. Located in Concord West, Three Spoons is a quaint suburban café that makes a flat white that is creamy, well-mannered […]

Kitchen by Mike II
Cafe, Sydney

Kitchen by Mike II

So, a mere three days later from our first visit to Kitchen by Mike, Mum and I returned for a second helping of all that canteen goodness. Mum had the wood-fired sprouts with caviar lentils. I have only recently learnt how delicious sprouts are, and the addition of wood-fire is […]

Kitchen by Mike
Cafe, Sydney

Kitchen by Mike

Rosebery: A suburb one rarely goes to and my only reference of it is from an ad in my childhood of a sleepy sounding man in a giant mattress suit telling me of the amazing mattress prices at Mr Yawn’s Matress Factory, 443 Gardener’s Road, Rosebery. So when I heard […]