Best of Eating 2020

Best Bottomless Chicken – Goobne Chicken

Good news for chicken lovers, Goobne has announced a new all-you-can-eat deal on oven-roasted chicken and beer until the end of September. With five signature sauces to choose from including original, sweet galbi, fruity soy, cheese and volcano, there is something for everyone at the table to enjoy. Check out their signature dish: oven-roasted UFO […]

Best Old Fashioned Feed – The Dendy Café Milkbar

The Dendy Café Milkbar in Newtown is right next to the Dendy Cinema, earning its name as a result. It offers a chalkboard menu and relaxed environment with corner booths where creatives meet to discuss up and coming projects. The space is actually a little dark too, evoking the feeling of being in a cinema […]

Best Instagram Worthy Brunch – Kaffeine & Co

If you’re looking for a pretty cafe where you can enjoy a stunning Instagram-able brunch, be sure to check out Kaffeine & Co in Yagoona. One of the defining features of Kaffeine & Co is their colourful, insta-worthy mocktails served five nights a week, made using only fresh fruit ingredients. Take, for instance, the crowd […]

Best Multicultural Cafe Cuisine – Devon Cafe

Upgrade your weekend brunch to this Surry Hills cafe on Devonshire Street. Devon Café serves restaurant quality food meanwhile mashing up different cuisines and cultures in a local cafe setting. Their all day menu covers a variety of popular brunch classics with surprising twists. Dishes include bruschetta with smashed avo, watermelon sourdough, tomatoes, feta and […]

Best Traditional Pizza – Alberto’s Pizza

Alberto’s Pizza is a well-loved local fixture on Newtown’s main King Street strip. Alberto immigrated to Australia some 60 years ago and his charming and quaint restaurant brings light to the life he and his family have lived. Arriving in the country with a suitcase, a piano accordion and his traditional Italian recipes, Alberto’s Pizza […]

Best All Day Brekkie – Zia Kitchen

Zia Kitchen boasts a menu of creative healthy breakfast options, gourmet salads and wraps and an array of lunchtime bites. Their all-day breakfast menu is the big stand-out here, offering locals a spot to come for eggs at any time of the day. With a more than attractive location, Zia Kitchen brings back summer holiday […]

Best Indian Style Pizzeria – Monty’s Pizza

Serving both classic pizzas as well as those with an Indian-style twist, Monty’s Pizza is a must try. Affordable and delicious, this pizza joint has something for everyone, with cheese, Hawaiian, tandoori chicken, and everything in between. Monty’s also offer a ‘cheap eats’ menu alongside their India-inspired pizzas and traditional classics. They cater to most […]

Best Ice Cream and Dessert Cafe – Window’s Coffee

I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice-cream! Treat yourself with the classic flavours of chocolate mint, mango and tiramisu in addition to the unique flavours of salted pistachio, durian and purple rice at Window’s Cafe. Setting a new benchmark for ice cream parlours, its serving size of ‘one scoop’ is approximately a filled […]

Best Contemporary Indian Dining – Don’t Tell Aunty

There’s no ghee in the curry. There’s whiskey in your chai. The woman runs the business. The man does the cooking. These are the words of Jessi Singh and Raj Parr, owners and founders of Don’t Tell Aunty nestled in Surry Hills on Bourke Street. Both Jessi and Raj are Indian-born men and are pushing […]

Best Retro Hong Kong Cuisine – Kowloon Café

Situated in the heart of Sydney’s Chinatown, Kowloon Cafe offers a broad range of Cha Chaan Teng favourites and authentic Hong Kong street foods. The menu is extensive with classics including pineapple buns slabbed with cold butter, thick-cut French toast filled with peanut butter alongside luncheon meat and fried egg noodles. The interior, decorated with […]