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) · Sydney · Sydney · Travel

Exceptional Japanese style tapas at Izakaya Fujiyama

“Izakaya” are casual drinking holes frequented by Japanese locals after work, where the drinks reign supreme and side dishes accompany the alchohol. At Izakaya Fujiyama, the star of the show is the food. The back streets behind Crown Street in Surry Hills are the new “it” trendy places to be, where little hidden gems can… Continue reading Exceptional Japanese style tapas at Izakaya Fujiyama

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

World’s worst restaurant? Try The Huskisson!

I’ve always had a clear picture in my mind of what the worst meal and restaurant ever would be.  All the below very specific criteria would have to be met in order for a restaurant to be crowned the title of “world’s worst restaurant” and “worst meal ever”. Criteria: Bad, bad decor.  Think bingo rooms… Continue reading World’s worst restaurant? Try The Huskisson!

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

GPO Cheese and Wine Room – great cheese, great wine

A sign of a great restaurant is one you go back to.  And for Mr. A and I, the GPO Cheese and Wine Room was a great restaurant.  In fact, it’s our favourite place to go for exceptional cheese and wine. This restaurant is a little harder to find on a weekend.  It’s located underground,… Continue reading GPO Cheese and Wine Room – great cheese, great wine

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

Sky Terrace – Rooftop Bar at The Star, Pyrmont

Two weeks ago, 30 degrees and humid –  meant one thing – after work drinks at Sky Terrace, the rooftop bar at The Star casino complex in Pyrmont overlooking the city skyline. Mr. A and I had been desperately trying to check out Sky Terrace since last Summer!  Due to a series of ill-timed visits… Continue reading Sky Terrace – Rooftop Bar at The Star, Pyrmont