Author: Jess Rayner

Review: The Swanson Hotel – Erskineville (Sydney)

May 4, 2016

When we first arrived at The Swanson Hotel, I almost had to double check we were in the right place. The funky wallpaper, animal print stools and mounted zebra head on the wall was highly contrasting to the red-brick exterior and terraced houses that we’d left outside. Having passed the pub a few times on […]

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Review: Manjit’s at the Wharf – King Street Wharf (Sydney)

February 23, 2016

As most Sydneysiders know, it’s pretty hard to find a decent curry in this city, but that’s quickly changing across town, with a great example being the truly authentic fare at Manjit’s in Balmain. The reputable dining destination has built up a large local following with traditional but distinctive Indian food whipped up by a […]

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Calaveras Mexican Cantina and Tequila Bar – Newtown (Sydney)

January 25, 2016

It’s no secret that there’s plenty of places to get your Mexican fix in Sydney. From chain restaurants to independent eateries, you have a vast array of options depending on where you are, how much you’ve got in your pocket, and whether you want to spend the entire night with a tacky plastic sombrero on […]

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