Punjabi Curry Café: Classic Indian food in hipster land

Daniel visited this restaurant with his longtime friend and lover of Indian food, Angela. Punjabi Curry Café is located on Johnston St in Collingwood, about a block away from Smith St. The distance from the hipster heartland is probably fitting as here you will find classic Indian cuisine that has not been adulterated by any…… Continue reading Punjabi Curry Café: Classic Indian food in hipster land

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