Red Door Bakery


Conveniently located on Grenfell Street in the city is the CBD outlet for Red Door Bakery. Ok, so convenience really depends on your perspective and starting location, but it met my criteria so that is what I am going with.

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Between the Vines – Cellar Door, Adelaide Hills


A great cellar door experience is something that is hard to beat. I know that may sound like a big call, but when  you have lovely people, a fantastic location, beautiful wines and some delicious local produce combining, it is really ticking all the boxes.

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Black Lemon


The latest addition to the main street of Nairne has sprouted from the same roots as the seminal classics of Zigi Zaga and Chingari.

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Jamaica Blue (Myer Centre)


I must be honest – the Myer Centre is not somewhere that I frequent on a regular basis. In fact, to state it is ‘not regular’ is to somehow suggest that it happens even occasionally. I cannot remember the last time I actually went in there, and so it is not surprising that when I received an email invitation to ...

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Sneaky Pickle (Kings Park)


Moving from a food truck to a fixed restaurant would have to be difficult. For Sneaky Pickle to be doing this is even more of a risk, such is their passionate following on the streets of Adelaide. Its like a holiday romance – its all fun and games when you are away sipping pina coladas by the beach in Koh ...

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The Haus, Hahndorf

The Haus Burger

The Haus in Hahndorf has long been considered one of those safe ‘go to’ venue’s when you just want to be sure that if you are going to go out, that your experience wont render your time and money wasted. It is one of those restaurants that has been so brilliantly shaped and crafted to be exactly what it wants ...

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Daisy Burger


Amid the attack….i mean reform of the food truck scene in Adelaide by the council, we have some new rays of light. Sure, there has been carnage with a large number not renewing their licenses, among them the poster child of the food truck scene, Burger Theory. However, a new bud has emerged and has blossomed into Daisy Burger. Can ...

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Bliss Organic Cafe – Marinated Tofu Burger


Bliss Organic Cafe is like an oasis in the hustle and bustle of the cbd, which I am pretty certain is exactly how I described it before. It’s just such a lovely place to sit and enjoy some time out from however you were otherwise spending your day, especially in the courtyard out the back.

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Pirie & Co


We have gone through the Pirie & Co / Wine Underground story before, so have a look at that synopsis here. It has evolved into a popular nightspot (downstairs) and a busy and dependable food venue (street level). It was time for another team lunch, and due to a last minute change, we ended up at Pirie & Co. It ...

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East of Norman

Venison and emu carpaccio with cumquat

East of Norman is a fresh faced kitchen and bar that has opened up on Sturt Street in the CBD, just a short stroll west from the Kings Hotel (or East of Norman Street, if you prefer that as a landmark). We were invited along by Adelaide Food Central for the media launch, and as such all food and beverages ...

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