Aunty Franklee: Quirky Malaysian Hawker style dining

Aunty Franklee is a Malaysian restaurant that opened up in October last year and since then has been serving up some authentic Malay dishes with a twist. Their Bak Kut Teh is their signature dish and their menu is presented on cute little post cards. I came here one weekday night for a dinner with…… Continue reading Aunty Franklee: Quirky Malaysian Hawker style dining

Pizza Autentico: Italian all you can eat for $20

Pizza Autentico is an Italian restaurant located in Surry Hills that is famous for their $20 Italian buffet. The premise is simple, diners sit at a communal table while a waiter will circulate the room with one dish at a time. For 90 minutes, you can join unlimited pizza and pasta from a range of…… Continue reading Pizza Autentico: Italian all you can eat for $20

Rice Paper Scissors: Authentic South East Asian fusion cuisine

Rice Paper Scissors is a South East Asian restaurant in the Melbourne CBD that is modelled on the hawker dining bars of South East Asia with a shared-eating concept. They aim to serve the freshest ingredients, sourced organically and ethically where possible and all their sauces, patés and relishes are made in-house. The place is…… Continue reading Rice Paper Scissors: Authentic South East Asian fusion cuisine

Meatball and Wine Bar: Simple Italian food at its best

Meatball and Wine Bar is a Italian restaurant situated in Flinders Lane famous for their meatball dishes. The owner, Gemmo Chit lives between Italy and Australia working the land and producing amazing quality beef and this restaurant is the modern day representation of his belief in high quality produce delivered in an simple and welcoming…… Continue reading Meatball and Wine Bar: Simple Italian food at its best

Grace of India: Authentic Indian cuisine in Kirribili

Opening in 1993, Grace of India is one of the longest standing Indian restaurants in Sydney and it’s not hard to see why. The venue serves up authentic indian dishes, and the owner and head chef, Santokh, makes a point of personally greeting every single customer with a smile, an exclamation of “boss!”, and maybe…… Continue reading Grace of India: Authentic Indian cuisine in Kirribili

Jim’s Greek Tavern: A true Greek dining experience

Jim’s Greek Tavern is practically a Melbourne institution. What is most interesting about the dining experience at Jim’s Greek Tavern is that there is no menu, instead, the waiter verbally presents you with food options and offers suggestions, and you’re able to request any dishes you want. I came here one Saturday night for dinner…… Continue reading Jim’s Greek Tavern: A true Greek dining experience

Assaggi Italiani: A local Italian joint

Assaggi Italiani is a cozy little family run joint in the heart of the Malvern shopping precinct. It serves up authentic italian food that is sure to leave you feeling warm and content. I came here one night for a meal with my family and enjoyed sampling a range of dishes. To start we ordered…… Continue reading Assaggi Italiani: A local Italian joint