SPOONING AUSTRALIA

By Jason King | Recipes and restaurant reviews from www.spooningaustralia.com and sharing of everything paleo that makes me go nomnom

Contessa Balmain is One of the Best Cafes in Sydney

I love Contessa in Balmain – one of the best serviced, uber busy, fantastic food venues in the area. And any place that serves you Espresso Martinis …

Restaurants

Raw Bar - My Fave Japanese in Sydney

Raw Bar is an institution celebrating it’s 20th year in the industry. A bizarrely named venue that makes one think of a completely different cuisine …

Restaurants

Parida Bondi: Cafe by Day, Wine Bar by Night

Ahhh Bondi, that beautiful beach that for some reason became the beach boss of Australia, the one beach the tourists have to go. Beach culture has …

Sydney

Burger Hounds in Wahroonga Demands a Road Trip

Wahroonga is a few things to me. It is the place I used to work the markets every Christmas with the lovely Annie from The Australian Bush Christmas …

Restaurants

Miss America's Diner is Kick Ass Fun and Super Yum

My MISS AMERICA’S DINER experience started a few months ago now. I left work to drive to Riverwood to meet some foodie friends. The forty minute …

Miss America

Chin Chin Wins for Food But Fails on Service

I need to start this review with high praise for the Melbourne Chin Chin – it is my favourite restaurant of 2017 so far. I had the best dining …

Restaurants

District Brasserie is NY Elegance in Sydney

Chifley Tower is one of the tallest buildings in Sydney, housing close on 5000 worker bees. The tower and plaza is located in the business and lawyer …

Restaurants

Red Lantern - World's Most Awarded Vietnamese Restaurant

Every time I have eaten at Red Lantern I have gotten as excited as a kid in a lolly shop in the lead up and every time I am more excited when I …

Restaurants

Mjølner is Whiskey and Dining Culinary Valhalla

Mjølner (pronounced “m-yol-near”) is Thor’s hammer, not Chris Hemsworth’s, the actual Norse god of thunder (same same but different). Mjølner is one …

Restaurants

NOUR takes Lebanese Food to Another Level

What do you picture in your mind when you think of Lebanese food? As an Aussie who grew up on the Northern Beaches I think of the heroes who fed me …

Restaurants

The Honest Chicken makes some Wicked Chook!

We all love a bloody delicious BBQ chook, that perfect lazy home meal you can collect on the way home. Feed the family for cheap with quality …

Is Saab Wer the best Thai in Newtown?

In Newtown, a place known for an abundance of Thai restaurants, where most of the time the venues have gone for elaborate decor to wow the crowds …

Thailand

Broomfields Pie Co

BROOMFIELDS PIE CO is a small bakery in Balgowlah Heights on the Northern Beaches of Sydney. You may have seen Ryan, the owner, with his piecycle …

Cucinetta | Woolwich

While Cucinetta translates to kitchenette in English the venue Cucinetta is anything but a kitchenette. It is a fine dining, but at the same time, …

Masala Theory | Surry Hills

MASALA THEORY is an Indian restaurant located in Surry Hills that has transformed everything you will know about Indian restaurants in Sydney. It …

Cafe on Johnston | Annandale

CAFE ON JOHNSTON has been one of the most surprising visits of 2017 for me. From the exterior it looks like an older terrace styled home or …

Vivaldi | Matraville

Fresh Italian pastas, wood-fired pizzas to make you drool, wonderful wines, brilliant beers and a family run business. Nope, not heaven, it’s VIVALDI …

Northern Italy

Chin Chin | Melbourne

This visit is all thanks to the amazing Anna Polyviou. My CHIN CHIN journey began by attending a dessert workshop ran by Aldi and Anna. I got to meet …

Restaurants

Drunken Admiral | Hobart

Avast ye! Spooning’s Cap’n ‘ere to talk to ye about the fine landlubbing oceanic establishment known as the DRUNKEN ADMIRAL. One of the most famous …

Australia

East Village | Darlinghurst

East Village is a wonderful multi story tower of a hotel in Darlinghurst. I attended with a long time friend a couple of weeks back and fell in love …

Downton Abbey

Saigon Bowl | Strathfield

Big thanks to Danny from QTix for shouting a late afternoon lunch for myself and small group of other foodstagrammers. We had a great little …

Ho Chi Minh City

One Tea Grill | Chatswood

David Yip from One Tea Lounge and One Tea Grill is arguably the Matcha King of Sydney. His love and use of the green stuff has been pretty much my …

Burgers

Gourmet Dinner Service

I am on a roll at the moment – so busy and eating out most of the week, if not eating out I am at movie review screenings and when I am home I am …

Frozen

MANOOSH PIZZERIA | ENMORE

MANOOSH PIZZA is a marvellous pizza venue with a difference. They have two locations; the mothership in Enmore and their latest in Marrickville. Most …

Pizza

Phamous Kitchen | Balmain

Huge thanks to CPM Online Marketing for inviting myself and a guest to visit Phamous Kitchen in Balmain. @threespoonsfull (aka Laarni) and myself …

Restaurants

678 Korean BBQ | Eastwood

Posted by in Restaurants / Eastwood / Korean tagged with jason king / kimchi / BBQ / food bloggers / korean bbq / k-pop / eastwood / 678 korean bbq / …

Restaurants

Dinner by Heston | Melbourne

Bucket list item has now been checked off. I recently went to Melbourne to see Book of Mormon and I was in charge of organising food visits. When I …

Restaurants

Jake at the Friend | Glebe

You may have heard of Jake Chalmers, a very cool burger joint in Cronulla, and you should have heard of the Friend in Hand Pub in Glebe. Well like …

Burgers

The Glass House | Hobart

Life has swamped me so much the last six months. I keep going back through the multitude of albums and being reminded of how epic the meals are and …

Restaurants