Contessa Balmain: An Italian cafe and restaurant in Balmain

Contessa Balmain is a licensed cafe situated in the suburb of Balmain. Their cuisine is inspired by owner Marco’s Italian roots and passion for travel, which he serves up in a mixture of American/ Italian inspired dishes. I had heard great things about this cafe (and seen the signature froggicinos on instagram) and could not…… Continue reading Contessa Balmain: An Italian cafe and restaurant in Balmain

Akira: Japanese Dining in the District

Akira is a Japanese restaurant located in The District in Chatswood and famous for their wide variety of authentic Japanese food. I am a huge fan of Japanese food and Chatswood is quite famous for their Asian cuisine so I was curious to try this restaurant. We came here for dinner on a weekday night…… Continue reading Akira: Japanese Dining in the District

Souk: Middle Eastern Delights tucked down an alley

I’m a huge fan of Middle Eastern food, and no, I’m not just talking about smashing down a HSP later at night after some fun and frivolities! We were fortunate enough to sample their newly minted Spring Menu and will share that experience with you today. As you would expect from a restaurant tucked away…… Continue reading Souk: Middle Eastern Delights tucked down an alley

Faraday’s Cage: Unique Cafe and Bakery with interesting dishes

Tucked away a little off Johnston Street, Faraday’s Cage is a cozy little cafe that has slotted right into the Melbourne Brunch scene since opening earlier this year. On-site bakery? Check. Good coffee? Check. Pretty Dishes? Check. I came here one Saturday morning with two friends and will share that experience with you. To start…… Continue reading Faraday’s Cage: Unique Cafe and Bakery with interesting dishes

Vizio Cafe Cucina: All day dining in Wooloomooloo

Vizio Cafe Cucina is an all day cafe and restaurant located in Woolloomooloo with an Italian inspired menu. By day the place is a cafe serving breakfast and lunch dishes, by night it is a restaurant serving drinks and dinner. We popped by for brunch on a weekend and will share with you our experience.…… Continue reading Vizio Cafe Cucina: All day dining in Wooloomooloo

Nutrition Station: Healthy and delicious brunch food

Nutrition Station is a chain of healthy cafes that does a range of delicious and nutritious brunch and lunch options. We went to the one in Marrickville for brunch on Sunday, keen to re energize and refuel for the weekend. To start off with, we ordered the Acai bowl topped with granola, goji berries, chia…… Continue reading Nutrition Station: Healthy and delicious brunch food