Monthly Archives: March 2016

Caffè Restaurant Shinjuku Tokyo

Decor at Caffè Restaurant Shinjuku

I have eaten at Caffè Restaurant in the foyer of the Hyatt Regency Hotel many times. I visit Tokyo a few times a year and always stay at the Hyatt Regency in Nishi-Shinjuku. I have always thought of Caffè as

Posted in Food, Italian, Japan, Shinjuku, Tokyo

Misono Kobe Teppanyaki Restaurant Shinjuku

Misono Kobe Teppanyaki Restaurant Shinjuku Tokyo

Misono Kobe Teppanyaki Restaurant in Shinjuku Tokyo is located on level 51 of the Sumitomo Building, directly across from the Hyatt Regency and Hilton Hotel. The Sumitomo Building is around 12 minutes walk from Shinjuku Train Station. The first Misono

Posted in Food, Japan, Japanese, Shinjuku, Steak, Tokyo, Yakiniku

Jamie’s Italian Trattoria Restaurant Parramatta Sydney

Jamie's Italian Trattoria Restaurant Parramatta

Jamie’s Italian Trattoria is the second Italian restaurant opened by Jamie Oliver in Sydney, the first was Jamie’s Italian on Pitt Street in the city. Jamie’s Italian Trattoria opened in Parramatta in May 2015 and has become a very popular

Posted in Australia, Food, Italian, Parramatta, Sydney

Salt Grill Restaurant Surfers Paradise Gold Coast

Salt Grill Restaurant Surfers Paradise

Salt Grill is one of Luke Mangan’s many restaurants. Located within the Hilton Hotel in Surfers Paradise, I think Salt Grill is one of the best restaurants on the Gold Coast, definitely on my top 10 list of best restaurants.

Posted in Australia, Fine dining, Food, Gold Coast, Steak, Steaks, Surfers Paradise

Betty’s Burgers – delicious burgers in Surfers Paradise

Betty's Burgers Surfers Paradise

Betty’s Burgers is located right in the heart of Surfers Paradise on the Gold Coast, located on the Surfers Paradise Boulevard, within the Chevron Renaissance shopping mall. The full name of the restaurant is Betty’s Burgers and Concrete Co but

Posted in Australia, Burgers, Food, Gold Coast, Surfers Paradise

Peace Harmony Vegetarian Thai Cuisine Sydney

Red Thai curry at Peace Harmony

Peace Harmony is one of the best restaurants in the Sydney CBD city area to come for vegetarian food. With a range of vegetarian, vegan and gluten free Thai food. Peace Harmony Vegetarian Thai Restaurant has a range of traditional

Posted in Australia, CBD, Food, Sydney, Thai

Sakura – Cherry Blossom Season in Japan

Sakura Cherry Blossom season in Japan

Cherry Blossom Season in Japan comes each year around the end of March to early April depending on how cold the end of winter has been. In Japanese Sakura is the name of the beautiful cherry blossom flower which opens

Posted in Feature article, Japan, Tokyo

Hamakatsu Tonkatsu Restaurant Shinjuku Tokyo

Tonkatsu at Hamakatsu Restaurant Shinjuku

I was searching for somewhere to have lunch in Shinjuku and was looking at the huge list of over 8000 restaurants listed on TripAdvisor. Listed in the top 30 restaurants in Shinjuku was the Tonkatsu restaurant Namakatsu. Now I love

Posted in Food, Japan, Japanese, Shinjuku, Tokyo, Tonkatsu

Imahan Sukiyaki Restaurant Shinjuku Tokyo

Imahan Sukiyaki Restaurant Shinjuku

Imahan Sukiyaki Restaurant is part of a set of restaurants in Tokyo that have been serving Japanese Sukiyaki (beef hot pot) since back in 1895. I went to visit their restaurant in Shinjuku above the Takashimaya Department Store, just at

Posted in Food, Japan, Japanese, Shinjuku, Sukiyaki, Tokyo

The Best Bar In Tokyo – New York Grill Bar

Best Bar in Tokyo New York Grill Bar

This is the one bar you have to visit while visiting Tokyo, my favorite bar in Tokyo. New York Bar is located on the 52nd Floor of the Park Hyatt Hotel in Nishi Shinjuku, around 10 minutes walk from Shinjuku

Posted in Feature article, Japan, Shinjuku, Tokyo