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  • We wanted something cozy and intimate – a local place that felt organic and a home away from home. We noticed staff prepping Cafe Kawa for the morning from across the street and I was drawn to its hole-in-the-wall English country frontage.

    A Sydney Exploration: Cafe Kawa

    We wanted something cozy and intimate – a local place that felt organic and a home away from home. We noticed staff prepping Cafe Kawa for the morning from across the street and I was drawn to its hole-in-the-wall English country frontage.

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  • This, my friends, is one of the most awesome sandwiches I have ever had the pleasure of chowing down on. It is a chicken schnitzel with red pesto and caramelised carrots on white bread. I know that sounds almost snore-worthy, but hear me out.

    A Sydney Exploration: South Dowling Sandwiches

    This, my friends, is one of the most awesome sandwiches I have ever had the pleasure of chowing down on. It is a chicken schnitzel with red pesto and caramelised carrots on white bread. I know that sounds almost snore-worthy, but hear me out.

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  • Winter warmers to kindle the heart (and cockles) are all the rage, and Alfred and Constance have embraced that theme with their new winter menu. Think big tummy warmers straight from their Josper oven to snuggle up against.

    Alfred and Constance: Winter 2013 Menu

    Winter warmers to kindle the heart (and cockles) are all the rage, and Alfred and Constance have embraced that theme with their new winter menu. Think big tummy warmers straight from their Josper oven to snuggle up against.

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  • Bills is one of Bill Granger's three restaurants in Sydney. We hadn't planned on dropping in, but we had a late lazy start to the morning. What else can one expect on a long weekend besides snugging under the warm covers with the heavy hotel curtains drawn to block out any sunshine?

    A Sydney Exploration: Bills

    Bills is one of Bill Granger's three restaurants in Sydney. We hadn't planned on dropping in, but we had a late lazy start to the morning. What else can one expect on a long weekend besides snugging under the warm covers with the heavy hotel curtains drawn to block out any sunshine?

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  • It has been four years since I last visited a Burge Urge outlet. It’s a shame since we live close enough to their Fortitude Valley outlet. But today, Burge Urge is no longer just one burger joint. It is five.

    Burger Urge

    It has been four years since I last visited a Burge Urge outlet. It’s a shame since we live close enough to their Fortitude Valley outlet. But today, Burge Urge is no longer just one burger joint. It is five.

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  • The SO is not usually the most romantic person in the world, so when he told me weeks ago he had a surprise in store for my birthday, I was curious and desperately annoyed that he was keeping the details from me, because I hate surprises. He finally relented a week or two beforehand and let me in on the secret: we were to go horse riding in the Mary Valley.

    An early birthday getaway to Amamoor Homestead

    The SO is not usually the most romantic person in the world, so when he told me weeks ago he had a surprise in store for my birthday, I was curious and desperately annoyed that he was keeping the details from me, because I hate surprises. He finally relented a week or two beforehand and let me in on the secret: we were to go horse riding in the Mary Valley.

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  • Jamie's Italian seemed to have merged the dark warmth of an English pub with the chic charm of a European café. The wood panelled floors play host to the dancing of servers’ feet between the warm wood tables and multi-hued chairs, and up and down the length of the restaurant.

    A Sydney Exploration: Jamie’s Italian

    Jamie's Italian seemed to have merged the dark warmth of an English pub with the chic charm of a European café. The wood panelled floors play host to the dancing of servers’ feet between the warm wood tables and multi-hued chairs, and up and down the length of the restaurant.

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  • There’s been a bit of action behind the closed doors at Chester Street Kitchen, which is planned to open sometime in June. And we got a sneak peek this morning.

    A sneak peek into Chester Street Kitchen

    There’s been a bit of action behind the closed doors at Chester Street Kitchen, which is planned to open sometime in June. And we got a sneak peek this morning.

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  • With only a general direction to guide us, we set off with our eyes open for a spot that both looked promising and peaceful – as it turned out, Bangbang Espresso Bar and Cafe was only around the corner and met both requirements very nicely.

    A Sydney Exploration: Bangbang Espresso Bar and Cafe

    With only a general direction to guide us, we set off with our eyes open for a spot that both looked promising and peaceful – as it turned out, Bangbang Espresso Bar and Cafe was only around the corner and met both requirements very nicely.

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  • What better way to end (or start) the weekend than with cocktails by the Brisbane River? And what better place to sip on them than at Riverbar and Kitchen?

    Riverbar and Kitchen

    What better way to end (or start) the weekend than with cocktails by the Brisbane River? And what better place to sip on them than at Riverbar and Kitchen?

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