Chachi’s: Gritty yet pretty dive bar on the east side

Chachi’s is a new dive bar in Darlinghurst that is 80s themed. They do a great range of cocktails including signature sours as well as bar food. We came here to check it out for a launch party. We tried their Pina colada with coconut milk and pineapple juice and malibu. This was so fruity…… Continue reading Chachi’s: Gritty yet pretty dive bar on the east side

The Smoking Panda: An upstairs bar and eatery famous for its Old Fashioned

The Smoking Panda is a bar and eatery located in the Sydney CBD. It is home to the largest collection of bitters of any bar in Australia, which are mixed with top-shelf spirits to create a vast, bespoke menu of Old Fashioneds. They also do a great range of bar food, so we decided to…… Continue reading The Smoking Panda: An upstairs bar and eatery famous for its Old Fashioned

The Carter: A Jay Z and Beyonce themed bar and eatery

The Carter is a bar named after Jay Z and Beyonce in the Sydney CBD. They serve a range of bar food and drinks. FCBA held their xmas party here so we were invited to attend as their guests and will share our experience in this blog post. To start off with, we tried the…… Continue reading The Carter: A Jay Z and Beyonce themed bar and eatery

Arbory: Setting the standard for outdoor bars

Perhaps you know Arbory as the longest bar in Melbourne-  spanning the equivalent of the entire length of a platform at Flinders street station. Perhaps you know Arbory as ‘that bar right by the river’, or perhaps you even know it as that bar that does Espresso Martinis on tap (yes you read that right!),…… Continue reading Arbory: Setting the standard for outdoor bars

Endeavour Tap Rooms: A bar and restaurant in the Rocks

Endeavour Tap Rooms is a brewery, bar and restaurant, created in collaboration by the teams from Endeavour Vintage Beer Co and Applejack Hospitality. The venue follows both brands’ philosophies of using all-Australian, seasonally-harvested ingredients with no preservatives. We visited for a nice dinner, keen to try their beer and menu. We ordered their special chocolate…… Continue reading Endeavour Tap Rooms: A bar and restaurant in the Rocks

Hightail Bar: A new oasis in Collins Square

Hightail Bar is one of the newest bars to hit the scene, located in the emerging Collins Square precinct. It combines the goodness of Belle’s Hot Fried Chicken, Super Taco, and Mr Burger in a ginormous venue and adds two wide bars for good measure. We were fortunate enough to attend a party hosted by…… Continue reading Hightail Bar: A new oasis in Collins Square

Zephyr: Taking Sunday brunch to new heights

Zephyr is one of the latest rooftop bars to join Sydney. Offering some excellent views of Darling Harbour, it’s become a popular after-work drinks location on a Friday night. Recently the bar launched a Sunday Brunch option and we went along one Sunday to check it out. As we were seated we were each served…… Continue reading Zephyr: Taking Sunday brunch to new heights

Hacienda: A Circular Quay bar with beautiful decor and views

Hacienda is a gorgeous bar on the rooftop of the Pullman Hotel in Circular Quay that is the perfect place for a cocktail with friends. It offers amazing views of the Harbour Bridge and Opera House and in addition to drinks, also does a great bar menu. We came here to celebrate our friend’s birthday…… Continue reading Hacienda: A Circular Quay bar with beautiful decor and views

Naked for Satan: Alternative bar with great vodka and a view to match

Naked for Satan is a Melbourne bar and eatery in Brunswick, famous for their vodka cocktails, tapas menu and pintxos. They are very busy on Friday nights and on the weekend so when we had the chance to take a weekday off,  we came here for lunch, eager to take in the views from their…… Continue reading Naked for Satan: Alternative bar with great vodka and a view to match