Dumpling King – King William St

I’ve seen some pretty grotty places in my time, but this one has to be up there. The floor is absolutely filthy, there are grease marks on the tables and cups and I was even reluctant to sit down on the seat. The place is a hive of bacteria waiting to attack my poor immune…

Yumalicious

Yumalicious is a Vietnamese take away store on Victoria Square. Their main specialty is Vietnamese rolls and beef noodle soups, but they also do sushi. Roast Pork Vietnamese Roll two days in a row? Why not! ROAST PORK – The roast pork was fatty and cut up into small little pieces. The meat was well…

Daily Choice

Daily Choice is a food outlet in the Southern Cross food court. Their specialty is Vietnamese Rolls, but they also sell other dishes. Today, I decided to try their Roast Pork Vietnamese Roll. ROAST PORK – Not the best roast pork I’ve ever tasted, but not the worst either. The pork was half lean and…

Dim Well Cafe

Dim Well is a relatively new yum cha eatery located in the Gouger Street cafe precinct. The menu is your stock standard yum cha fare which is prepared as ordered. The place is relatively small with the tables close to each other. There’s no way a yum cha trolley is going to make its way…

Mama’s Pierogi – Gawler Pl

It was a coworker of Polish descent who told me about the new Mama’s Pierogi cafe on Gawler Place. I’ve heard of the name before, as they have an outlet somewhere in the suburbs as well as a stockist in the Central Markets. Keen to experience some Polish cuisine, I decided to give this place…

Burger Addiction

One of the new food outlets at the Rundle Place food court is Burger Addiction. The new gourmet burger place is one of the latest to open across Adelaide, and offers a range of beef, chicken, pork and vegetarian burgers. The beef burgers are all $10, the chicken burgers $12 and the pork and vegetarian…

Dumplings R Us

Chinese dumpling places seem to be popping up all over the place these days. As I make dumplings at home, I was keen to put Dumplings R Us to the test. Located on Rundle Street, this basically decorated store offers all your typical Chinese dishes as well as dumplings. Today, I ordered the Pan Fried…

T-Chow

How do ¬†you know if a Chinese restaurant is authentic? When Asian people actually eat there! Located in the heart of the Central Markets, T Chow has been serving good chow for well over a decade, and offers all your traditional Chinese dishes. The staff here are friendly and inviting, and the service was pretty…

Celsius

If you’ve got a bit of spare change, then the 8 course degustation with matching wines at Celsius is definitely for you. Located on Gouger Street, this sleek and chique establishment is the epitome of style and class. I even saw a politician while dining here. The decor is luxurious, the atmosphere is relaxed, the…

Asian Taste Lunch Express

You don’t normally see the same cuisine offered twice in the same food court. Asian taste is one of the two stores in the Renaissance Arcade offering Vietnamese cuisine, albeit with a different menu.¬†Competing with Zen Kitchen nearby, this store offers your traditional noodle soups, rice dishes and bread rolls. Located in a food court,…