Monthly Archives: June 2016

Where to watch NRL State of Origin in Tokyo

There are a few good bars in Tokyo where you can watch the NRL State of Origin games. Game 1 8pm Wednesday 31st May 2017 at Suncorp Stadium. Kick off time in Tokyo will be 7pm. Game 2 8pm Wednesday

Posted in Sports

Great Nonya food at The Malaya Restaurant Sydney

Laksa at The Malaya

The Malaya has been one of the best Malaysian restaurants in Sydney for more than 20 years. What was originally a small, cheap restaurant in North Sydney and then the restaurant moved upmarket to the trendy King Street Wharf on

Posted in Australia, CBD, Food, King Street Wharf, Malaysian, Sydney

Sushi Ave Japanese Sushi Restaurant Surfers Paradise

I very rarely eat at a Sushi train restaurant as generally they are pretty bad. I ate at Sushi Ave a few years ago and remember it being pretty good. So when staying at the Hilton Hotel in Surfers Paradise

Posted in Australia, Food, Gold Coast, Japanese, Surfers Paradise, sushi

Boom Boom Burgers – Surfers Paradise Gold Coast

Boom Boom Burgers Surfers Paradise

I was looking for somewhere to have a good lunch in Surfers Paradise so I did a Google search for the Best Restaurants in Surfers Paradise and of course Tripadvisor was one of the first search results. I saw listed

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

Best Pubs in Sydney Western Suburbs

Red Cow Inn Historic pub in Penrith Sydney

If you are looking for a great pub to grab a drink or enjoy some great pub food, then the Sydney Western Suburbs has quite a few of Sydney’s best pubs. Check out the Best Pubs in Sydney Western Suburbs:

Posted in Australia, Feature article, Sydney

Lord Nelson Brewery Hotel – The Rocks Sydney

Lord Nelson Brewery Hotel Sydney

The Lord Nelson Brewery Hotel holds the title of oldest continually licensed hotel in Australia. There are 2 pubs in Sydney that claim the rights to the Oldest Pub in Sydney (The Macquarie Arms Hotel in Windsor which dates back

Posted in Australia, Burgers, CBD, Food, Pub Food, Steak, Steaks, Sydney

Coolibah Hotel – Great Pub in Sydney West

Coolibah Hotel in Sydney's Western Suburbs

The Coolibah Hotel is one of the best pubs in Sydney’s Western Suburbs. A huge establishment with one of the largest sports bars, The Coolibah Hotel is located on Sherwood Rd Merrylands, a few minutes drive from Merrylands Train Station

Posted in Australia, Food, Parramatta, pizza, Pub Food, Steaks, Sydney

Woolpack Hotel Parramatta – Oldest Licensed Pub in Sydney

Woolpack Hotel Parramatta

The Woolpack Hotel in Parramatta holds the honor of being the oldest licensed pub in Sydney (and Australia) as the license for the Woolpack Hotel was one of the first 10 pub licenses issued by Govenor Phillip in May 1776.

Posted in Australia, Food, Parramatta, Pub Food, Sydney, Thai

Red Cow Inn – Heritage Listed Pub – Penrith Sydney

Red Cow Inn Historic pub in Penrith Sydney

The Red Cow Inn is one of Penrith’s first pubs, the original building is Heritage Listed, built in 1864 by Mr Thomas Smith. Located in the heart of Penrith, in Sydney’s Western Suburbs, right next door to the Westfield Shopping

Posted in Australia, Food, Pub Food, Steaks, Sydney

The Fiddler – Great Sydney Pub

The Fiddler Irish Pub Sydney

The Fiddler (previously called ‘The Mean Fiddler’) is one of the best pubs in Sydney. The single-story Heritage Hotel building (dating back to 1826) located on Windsor Road in Rouse Hill was originally a Cobb & Co stagecoach rest-stop but

Posted in Australia, Food, Pub Food, Steaks, Sydney