Promenade Restaurant – Stamford Grand, Glenelg

Seafood Tower

It’s probably not unfair to say that the Promenade Restaurant, located within the Stamford Grand at Glenelg, has seen better times. It was once a shining diamond of ‘the bay’ but times have moved on, and it seems the Promenade hadn’t quite kept up. However, changes are a-foot. There are new people in charge across the board, and some firm ...

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The Holdy – Lets Get Nauti!

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Whats a pirates favourite letter? Just as a digression for a moment, its funny how whenever you think about sea/water/sailing/boating puns or jokes, pirates always seem to get in the mix. This could just be me though….

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Marion’s Studio

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  Channelling some ‘industrial chic’, with exposed brick, polished concrete and a palette feature wall, this warehouse in disguise could be the location of your next special event. The studio is dedicated to the owners’ beloved Grandmother, Marion, reflecting the welcoming and family driven atmosphere of the business. Marion’s passion for family and life is the inspiration behind the dynamic ...

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Level One – Electra House

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Things you need to know about Level One at Electra House. 1. Great service from professional and dedicated staff. 2. ‎Amazing flavours from a highly talented chef and kitchen. 3. ‎A relaxed and formal/informal environment where everyone feels welcome. There – review done! Ok, so this is simplifying things a lot, but to be honest, if you look back at ...

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Beach Bum Hawaiian Kiosk – North Adelaide

AMAZING crispy pork belly

Before we begin the review proper, lets look at some definitions for the term “Beach Bum”. The Collins Dictionary has defined this as “a person that spends his or her time loafing about on beaches”. Fairly self-explanatory really, but I thought that to make sure we were all on the same wavelength, this needed further clarity. As such, I moved ...

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Sticky Rice Cooking School – Electrolux “Back to Basics” Masterclass

The all important dessert - chocolate soufflé cake with fresh honeycomb, mascarpone and macerated strawberries.

Set in leafy surrounds on the fringe of Stirling in the picturesque Adelaide Hills, Sticky Rice Cooking School has long been running hands-on cooking classes teaching their visitors how to create restaurant quality dishes. Thanks to the generosity of Electrolux, we were able to experience some of this as we got to take part in a ‘back to basics’ masterclass ...

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The Food Truck Movement

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If you like good food, good drinks, in a relaxed and chilled outdoor venue that caters well for children, including DJ’s and live music – then you need look no further than the Food Truck Movement.

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Kaffana Bar

Utterly amazing - the Clucky Chicken

Kaffana Bar – formerly their pop-up venue Kaffana Burger – launched today in their permanent premises. This was actually their existing building for Kaffana, so literally across the road from where it was before on Peel Street. Kaffana the restaurant has moved to Gilbert Place, so the main thing to take from this is there is now extra Kaffana permanently ...

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The Bunker Sports Bar and Grill

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Lets just get one thing clear. The Bunker Sports Bar is not somewhere that people would normally write extensive reviews about. In fact, with all due respect, its probably not somewhere that people put that much thought into at all. Its not exactly new and sexy. Its not trying to be the latest and greatest anything. There is no trendy ...

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Nonna & I – Kensington Park

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As he grew up watching his mother and grandmother shopping for the freshest seafood around town and sharing recipes at home, the young Khalil Rashwan developed his own passion for cooking. Many years later, following success in both the USA and Asia, Chef Khalid has brought his fusion of old-school Italian cooking and modern twists to the Australian restaurant scene. ...

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