Bon Vin French Restaurant in Darlinghurst

Hidden in a lane in the back quarters of Darlinghurst’s eclectic and notorious restaurant strip on Stanley Street is a quaint, petite, young and unassuming French restaurant called Bon Vin or as the French would say – bon vaahh.  In fact, you could easily just walk past it missing the front facade with its adorable…

Bistro Hubert – A Dazzling French Restaurant in CBD Sydney

Dear readers, if I say that somewhere in the heart of Sydney’s CBD there is a French restaurant that will transport you to a time in Paris when everything sizzled (including the cuisine) you’re just going to have to believe me.  Nothing elevates the fine experience of dining on French cuisine than to be plunged…

Bistro Moncur Mosman

It didn’t surprise me in the least, dear readers, when I had heard that Bistro Moncur in our Sydney suburb of Woollahra had opened a sister bistro in the very French/European heart of Mosman.  It only makes sense when an in demand, well loved and appreciated classic institution like Bistro Moncur expands and settles in…

Mere Catherine Potts Point

Mere Catherine as I recall, was a delightful discovery (before my blogging days) after returning from a trip to Paris a few years ago and feeling the very necessary need for a warm Parisian embrace and an injection of French culture and cuisine.  This particular restaurant caught my attention in my google search for a…

Bistro Papillon Sydney CBD

In the heart of Sydney’ very European inspired Clarence Street, and a baguette throw away from the Alliance Francaise French Academy, a delightful little French bistro by an equally delightful name beckons for one’s attention.  Bistro Papillon, which in French translates to butterfly and is also the name of an adorable dog breed with butterfly…

Été French Restaurant in Barangaroo ** Has permanently closed!!

** Dear readers, this restaurant has permanently closed!! When I think of summer in France, the thought of sunflowers, lavender, thyme and Rosé wine spring to mind as do long, lazy lunches that extend to dinners and relaxing by the Mediterranean sea or some body of refreshing water.  Ete French restaurant in Sydney’s new petite…

The Little Snail Restaurant & Bar – Pyrmont

Dear readers, I’m not sure about you but I have a love not just for all things French but for all things snail. Whether I am having the Escargots a la Bourguignonne, Escargot a l’Alsacienne, Escargot a la Provencale or even the hearty Cassoulet d’Escargots this signature French dish is just one of those things…

Bistro Moncur Woollahra

There’s something very warm and inviting about a French restaurant when you can predict in advance that certain menu items you absolutely adore will remain untouched and that you’ll be guaranteed a pleasurable experience without having to deal with too much of the unknown.  Bistro Moncur, situated in the heart of Woollahra, and an instution…