Food + drink (restaurant reviews) · Sydney · Sydney · Travel

Sampling ‘Modern Australian’ Cuisine @ Berowra Waters’ Inn

If you haven’t realised, a lot of restaurants in Australia offer a ‘Modern Australian’ menu. I’ve often wondered – what is modern Australian? I kept this question at the forefront of my mind when I visited Berowra Waters’ Inn and sampled the Summer degustation menu for dinner. First up, guests must park at one of… Continue reading Sampling ‘Modern Australian’ Cuisine @ Berowra Waters’ Inn

Food + drink (restaurant reviews) · Hong Kong · Hong Kong · Travel

NYE feast @ Zuma, Hong Kong

Zuma Dubai is undoubtedly the crème de la crème of Japanese-fusion izakaya style fine dining. All the dishes and drinks I tried were perfect to a tee. So given Hong Kong’s menu had some of the items on Duba’s menu, I was interested – how does Zuma Hong Kong compare? Mum and I set out… Continue reading NYE feast @ Zuma, Hong Kong

Food + drink (restaurant reviews) · Hong Kong · Hong Kong · Travel

Enjoying life at CÉ LA VI

Night 5, Hong Kong: The owners of the ever-popular sunset lounge Ku De Ta in Bali have newly opened their latest instalment, CÉ LA VI in Hong Kong. Last night, my cousin and I headed up to the swanky restaurant, bar, and club on the top floor of California Tower in Lan Kwai Fong to… Continue reading Enjoying life at CÉ LA VI

Food + drink (restaurant reviews) · Hong Kong · Hong Kong · Travel

Spectacular dinner buffet @ Tiffin Lounge, The Grand Hyatt

Night 4, Hong Kong: Last night, my mother, brother and I scurried from Wan Chai MTR station, sweating in our woolen coats, as we were running late for a family Christmas dinner. At the entrance of the Grand Hyatt, we were greeted by a grandiose Christmas tree soaring 10m – 15m in the elegant lobby… Continue reading Spectacular dinner buffet @ Tiffin Lounge, The Grand Hyatt

Food + drink (restaurant reviews) · New South Wales, Australia · Sydney

Fresh food at The Waterhouse Jervis Bay

Those of you who read my last post will be relieved to hear that Huskisson (in Jervis Bay) actually has some very good eats. Tucked away off the main Owen St, we came across The Waterhouse the day we arrived at Jervis Bay, while picking up our keys for the house we had rented for… Continue reading Fresh food at The Waterhouse Jervis Bay

Food + drink (restaurant reviews) · Sydney · Sydney · Travel

Mama’s Buoi – over-rated, under-performed

Vietnamese seems to be the newest cuisine on Sydney’s “hot” list.  In recent times, the city has seen more and more Vietnamese restaurants popping up.  Mama’s Buoi has fully jumped on this hyped-up bandwagon, but with an obvious profit-hungry motive, it is over-hyped and falls far short of expectations… Last week, Miss S organised a… Continue reading Mama’s Buoi – over-rated, under-performed