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Fatima’s Lebanese Restaurant | Surry Hills, Sydney

Fatima’s Lebanese Restaurant | Surry Hills, Sydney

Us highfalutin Darlinghurst/Surry Hills types have it all: bars, clubs, fancy gourmet grocers, you name it. But you know what we don’t get much of? Honest to goodness, authentic fare. Until, that is, you stumble upon Fatima’s on one of the inner east’s most unlikely restaurant streets.

Lucio Pizzeria

There’s a rustic charm about this place that only comes from wood and smoke, but this charm’s not the reason that Lucio Pizzeria is always humming. This is the destination for pizzaphiles all over the city, and no wonder. Naples-born Lucio de Falco keeps the wood-fires burning, using fully developed yeast and proper Neapolitan ingredients [...]

Decked Cafe & Bar | Paddington, Brisbane

Decked Cafe & Bar | Paddington, Brisbane

When I was a little girl, dawn was marked by the rattle and clink of the milko’s crate as he delivered a bottle or two of icy cold milk to the doorstep. The memory recently rose, like cream, to the surface of my mind as I sipped on an exceptionally good strawberry milkshake at Decked Café & Bar.

Threads & More | Sherwood, Brisbane

Threads & More | Sherwood, Brisbane

Knit one, purl one, cast off. If you have even the faintest idea what those words mean, then you already possess the passport to a veritable Valhalla of creativity that’s known as Threads & More.

The Grounds of Alexandria | Alexandria, Sydney

The Grounds of Alexandria | Alexandria, Sydney

The Titanic of cafes Smack bang in the middle of Sydney’s industrial heartlands, in the shadow of Australia’s biggest airport, lies one of this city’s best new cafes. But to call the Grounds of Alexandria a cafe is like calling the Titanic a dinghy. No, dear friends, it is so much more than just a [...]