Monthly Archives: May 2011

El Loco, Surry Hills


You can’t really go wrong with a freshly made taco from El Loco, the newest member of the Merivale family serving up Mexican food on a street corner in Surry Hills. While it’s attached to the Excelsior Hotel on Foveaux … Continue reading

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Hana Ju-Rin, Crows Nest


Keeping with the theme of exploring our new ‘hood, we decided to check out Hana-JuRin, the sister restaurant of Ju-Rin just down the road. The first thing we notice as we walk in is the chef standing behind a teppan … Continue reading

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Moules Marinière

Moules Mariniere

Now that I’m having to cook for myself, I’m certainly appreciating any meals that can be prepared in less than 30 minutes. A pot of mussels in white wine sauce is something that’s easily whipped up on a weeknight, even … Continue reading

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The Burlington Bar and Dining, Crows Nest


Oh internet how I have missed you! It’s been a bit quiet over here since I just moved and didn’t have internet access for two weeks. But everything is up and running again so it’s back to blogging and twitter … Continue reading

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