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Usually referred to as Com Tam in Vietnam, a word that referred to the broken rice that forms a core part of the dish, P... [more]
Located relatively close to the suburb of Norwood, the suburb of St Morris offers a good range of restaurants where you ... [more]
Meaning "little orange" in Italian, Arancini is a popular dish in Australian restaurants and pubs, usually appearing as ... [more]
Located at the northern part of Sydney, Circular Quay has a good range of restaurants where visitors can drop by after t... [more]
While Currie Street is a fairly short stretch of street in the Adelaide CBD, it still has a decent range of restaurants ... [more]
A suburb of Adelaide located within the City of Charles Sturt, Hindmarsh offers a decent selection of restaurants and ca... [more]
Located within a stone's throw from Rundle Mall, Rundle Street is more than just a shopping street; it is also a good pl... [more]
Named after British social reformist Charles Hindley, Hindley Street is more than just a popular hangout for the nightli... [more]
Common menu items in Korean restaurants in Adelaide, Korean Hotpots are popular dishes for sharing with friends, particu... [more]
Not to be confused with the village in England of the same name, Firle is a suburb located within the City of Norwood Pa... [more]
Known in Korea by its Korean name of Buchimgae, Korean Pancake is a dish that typically features in Korean restaurants a... [more]
It's handy to have a list of 24/7 eateries on hand because you never know when you will feel hungry, feel like indulging... [more]
Parafield Gardens is a northern suburb in Adelaide located next to Mawson Lakes, which is home to a University of South ... [more]
My family enjoys Thai food and it looks like many people in Adelaide do too. You can find people tucking into a plate of... [more]
The Parade is the shopping and food street in Norwood, just like O'Connell Street is the commercial street in North Adel... [more]
Pho is a Vietnamese beef noodle soup dish and appears to be one of the staple items at all Vietnamese restaurants. It is... [more]
Located on the former Islington Railyards site on Churchill Road at Kilburn, Churchill Centre is just five minutes from ... [more]
What is Adelaide's equivalent to Malaysian and Singaporean street food? My family thinks it is pub food because it's rel... [more]
Croydon Park is a suburb located about 7 km to the north west of Adelaide CBD. We first visited this suburb to try the b... [more]
My family is willing to go far and wide for yummy food, as evidenced by the locations of the Korean Fried Chicken restau... [more]
Oyster Omelette is a popular Singaporean street food . It differs from other omelettes in that potato starch (or other ... [more]
Melbourne Street in North Adelaide is not a very long street but it has many restaurants and cafes featuring delicious c... [more]
What is Korean food? Kimchi is probably the most well-known Korean dish and there are many variations of this dish. Napa... [more]
Soft shell crabs are crabs that have just shed their old shells and the new shells are still soft. This means the crabs ... [more]
A typical food court has numerous food stalls with a common seating area. Customers place their orders at the individual... [more]
Japanese cuisine is a feast to the eyes as well as the palate. Even small cafes present their dishes exquisitely. The fo... [more]
My family fell in love with Karaage Chicken during our holiday in Hokkaido, Japan. It was so tasty, easy to eat (boneles... [more]
Visit any Korean stall, café or restaurant and chances are Bibimbab is one of the dishes on the menu. This is because Bi... [more]
Indonesian cuisine is known for its rich and complex flavour with peanuts, coconut and sambal being the main ingredients... [more]
Hainanese Chicken Rice (commonly called Chicken Rice) is considered to be one of Singapore's national dishes and can be ... [more]
For a suburb that is not too large, Prospect offers a decent range of places to eat with the main streets where restaura... [more]
Pork Hock is the part of a pig's leg just above the foot and below the knee. It is a chunk of meat that is tough and loa... [more]
Most of the restaurants in North Adelaide are located on O'Connell Street, the main commercial street in the suburb. O'C... [more]
Sweet and Sour Pork is a Chinese dish that transcends age, class and culture. Children and adults love the dish; little ... [more]
So far, my family has only discovered four Japanese eating places at Rundle Mall. Katsumoto Restaurant was our first di... [more]
Mawson Lakes is a 'university' town in the north, with one of University of South Australia's (UniSA) campus located rig... [more]
Adelaide Central Market was established in 1869 and officially opened on 22 January 1870. Located between Gouger Street ... [more]
Chicken Schnitzel is a fried boneless piece of chicken coated with flour, beaten eggs and bread crumbs. Properly done, i... [more]
Besides burgers, pizzas must be the most popular food in Adelaide. When my family first arrived in Adelaide, we were ama... [more]
Traditional Claypot Rice is rice cooked in a claypot over a charcoal stove. This gives the dish a distinctive taste and ... [more]
Indian dishes are spicy and tasty because they are always liberally seasoned with spices such as mustard seed, cinnamon,... [more]
What is Malaysian and Singaporean street food? To me, it is ready-to-eat food sold in a market, hawker centre or food co... [more]
Burgers are one of my favourite foods, so my family tends to give each new burger joint that we hear about a go. This le... [more]
BBC is the acronym used by Chinese restaurants for the popular vegetable dish 'Broad Beans, Bean Curd and Chinese Chutne... [more]
Roti Prata/Canai is an Asian pancake that is very popular in Singapore and Malaysia. It is called Roti Prata (sometimes ... [more]
Since our last visit to Five Feet Street Eats, the restaurant has settled on a selection of regularly available dishes, ... [more]
Since our last visit to Uni Sushi, the cafe has acquired a new owner. Sushi continues to be their main offerings and the... [more]
Recently opened, Zeus along Churchill Road in Prospect specialises in offering the Greek dish Yiros. While Yiros are a k... [more]
If you are looking for a change from instant food and fast food, many of the restaurants at Mawson Lakes are still open ... [more]
Located along O'Connell Street in North Adelaide, Zaep Tastes of Thailand specialises in offering Thai cuisine. Some of ... [more]
One of the various cafes along O'Connell Street in North Adelaide, Black Eye Coffee is notable in offering a few Vietnam... [more]
Taking the place of The Curious Squire, Da Vinci Ristorante not only offers pizza and pasta dishes but also a selection ... [more]
Specialising in Vietnamese cuisine, The Spot on Melbourne is located on Melbourne Street at North Adelaide. Their dishes... [more]
Located next to the Mawson Lakes branch of Fasta Pasta, Ebisu Sushi Train fittingly specialises in offering a wide varie... [more]
For those feeling that the current restrictions does not allow for tasty meals, it is good to know that many of the rest... [more]
To celebrate the restaurant chain's eighth anniversary in Australia, Papparich is offering $8 deals from 16 March 2020 –... [more]
16/03/2020 - 22/03/2020
Located near 127 Days in Croydon Park, LyHa's Kitchen specialises in offering Vietnamese cuisine. This restaurant is not... [more]
Located next door to Minestra in Prospect, Jamie's Pizzeria not only offers delicious pizzas but also pasta dishes and A... [more]
Mei Xin Chinese Cuisine is a great place to enjoy affordable and delicious Chinese cuisine in North Adelaide. Their chef... [more]
Its name being a slight play of the famous arts festival, Adelaide Fringe, Adelaide Food Fringe runs from 3 April 2020 t... [more]
Throughout the entirety of March 2020, Jamie's Italian restaurant is offering a two-for-one pasta special. Customers can... [more]
01/03/2020 - 22/03/2020
Nugg Lyf is the in-house eatery of Brewboys Brewery, a local brewery that makes its own beer, wine and spirits on-site. ... [more]
Located in Adelaide Railway Station's Grand Public Dining Hall, The Guardsman specialises in offering pub food and dishe... [more]
For those who are concerned that their living space will not allow for a garden, the Rooftop Gardens and Green Walls wor... [more]
If you are eager to learn how to craft your own topiary, the Topiary Craft Masterclass on 3 May 2020 and 25 October 2020... [more]
Also known as the Adelaide International Kite Festival, the annual Semaphore Kite Festival is making a return over the E... [more]
Having enjoyed their lunch offerings during our last visit, we decided to try the breakfast dishes at Argo on The Parade... [more]
Located in Norwood, La Madeleine is a cafe that specialises in French pastries and dishes such as crepes. In addition to... [more]
Located on Walkerville Terrace in Walkerville, Chennai Palace specialises in serving Indian cuisine. In addition to the ... [more]
Located near Papparich on Gouger Street, Noodle Canteen primarily specialises in offering noodle soup dishes that are si... [more]
Gunbae Chicken & Beer along Union Street in the Adelaide CBD is a bar where you can enjoy Korean Fried Chicken along wit... [more]
The bistro at Barzaar on Unley Road at Unley offers both pub-style food and dishes that you can expect to see at a more ... [more]
Taking the place of Swadesh Indian Restaurant, Dosa Hut along Main North Road at Prospect is one of a chain of restauran... [more]
Tucked away on Manoora Street at Greenacres, Kchefs Korean Restaurant specialises in Korean cuisine, with Korean Fried C... [more]
Fortune Duck has been replaced by F Duck Restaurant, which continues to offer Chinese cuisine with duck as the featured ... [more]
Hello Harry opened its first burger joint at Maroochydore in Queensland in 2014. It can now be found in NSW, Victoria an... [more]
Since our last visit in 2017, Rob Roy Hotel had upgraded its interior and the menu now has a few Asian dishes alongside ... [more]
Opened by the people who originally started the burger joint 127 Days, Buk Buk specialises in offering a style of fried ... [more]
In 2020, Chinese New Year falls on Saturday 25 January 2020. According to the Chinese zodiac, 2020 is the year of the Ra... [more]
One of the restaurants located in Martins Plaza, Spice Bazaar specialises in serving Indian cuisine. The dishes that can... [more]
Located along Goodwood Road in Goodwood, Modern China Restaurant recently got a new chef, resulting in a revamp of their... [more]
Located along St Vincent Street at Port Adelaide, Bamyan Hotel differs from other hotels in that it specialises in Afgha... [more]
Located across the street from Jamie's Italian, Third by NNQ is the third branch of the restaurant to be opened, followi... [more]
Having enjoyed the dishes from their main menu, we decided to return to Pippo for their weekend brunch. Offered between ... [more]
On Wednesday 22 January 2020, your kids will have the opportunity to check out the Little Sprouts Kitchen Garden at Adel... [more]
One of the programs held during the summer school holidays by Botanic Gardens of South Australia, the Aboriginal Plant U... [more]
If you have ever wanted to learn how to design your own garden, the Garden Design for Beginners short course held at Ade... [more]
The first of a series of short courses organised by the Botanic Gardens and State Herbarium of South Australia, Introduc... [more]
Learning how to prune plants correctly is a key skill for maintaining a healthy garden. The Pruning Techniques short cou... [more]
While weeds, pests and diseases are not a pleasant part of gardening, it is likely gardeners will find themselves having... [more]
While soil is the least attractive aspect of a garden, it is, without doubt, the foundation of a healthy garden. The Sec... [more]
Given how some plants can look similar to each other, knowing how to identify them is a useful skill for gardeners. The ... [more]
For those that desire to create bonsai that is a bit different from those normally seen, the Australian Native Bonsai ma... [more]
Presented by Robert Hatcher, a member of the South Australian Bonsai community and frequent judge at Bonsai competitions... [more]
Making its return in 2020, this masterclass on Sunday 13 September 2020 from 9am to 12pm at Mount Lofty Botanic Garden N... [more]
Held on Tuesday 11 February 2020 from 5.30pm to 7.30pm at Adelaide Botanic Garden, the Plant Propagation Basics course w... [more]
Located along Linden Avenue in Hazelwood Park, Chef Kim Korean Restaurant is a good place to enjoy Korean cuisine. Their... [more]
Taking the place of Baria Restaurant, Pho Chu Map continues the trend of offering delicious Vietnamese cuisine. It alrea... [more]
Citi Zen Restaurant is a great place to enjoy yum cha, away from the crowds at Gouger Street. We were there on a Sunday,... [more]
Reflections Restaurant is the in-house restaurant of Mercure Kangaroo Island Lodge at American River, where diners can e... [more]
Located along Prospect Road in Prospect, Schinella's is a supermarket that specialises in selling products sourced from ... [more]
Located not far from Penneshaw Ferry Terminal on Kangaroo Island, the Fat Beagle Coffee Shop is a family run cafe that o... [more]
Following the success of their first branch at Churchill Centre, Sabroso Burgers opened a second branch at the Gepps Cro... [more]
Part of Intercontinental Adelaide Hotel, Riverside Restaurant makes use of seasonal Australian produce to prepare a wide... [more]
Opened in July 2018, the Kangaroo Island Sculpture Trail is located near the Penneshaw Ferry Terminal. This trail provid... [more]
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