Back in September we were invited to attend the launch of Old City Kitchen & Bar located on Missenden Rd, Newtown. To this day that event was hands down the best launch that the crew and I have attended.
The space itself was quite large and stunning to look at with a marble topped bar, timber feature walls, a long terrace overlooking the main street and a private function space, there was no doubt in our minds that whether you were coming for a casual drink, a one on one dinner or a group booking Old City had the space to accommodate.
We were served beautiful looking and tasting cocktails and the food was absolutely sensational with recipes coming from many places across the Mediterranean eastern shore.
Rawsons Restaurant was a great find in the middle of The Epping Club. We walked in not quite knowing what to expect – would this be your standard casual-fish-and-chips-style club dinner venue? We were unsure, but excited to find out!
In our time we’ve been fortunate enough to go to many beautiful places in Sydney and the main foyer to this RSL club was up there! It was absolutely spectacular - think chandeliers, a big plush circular lounge positioned in the middle space and a grand piano being softly played by a professional pianist. Before we entered the restaurant we knew this place was going to be different to what we had expected.
As you enter Rawson’s you’re greeted by the friendly staff and seated at one of the many tables...
Located on one of the most admirable positions of Cockle Bay wharf, Black Bird Café is right at the very top of my list when it comes to places that have a real energy about them.
More often than not I like to pre-plan my destination, book a table and attend, but back in August some friends and I decided to just wing it and arrived at one of my favourite restaurants of 2016.
On this occasion we were seated immediately and presented with a very impressive cocktail list. As luck should have it we arrived during happy hour – happy hour we later learnt is every day, between the hours of 3-6pm. With $8 cocktails how could we possibly complain?
With a Modern Australian menu there is a wide variety of food to choose from and on this occa...