Category Archives: Places to eat

POETRY BARS & CAFES FOR DIEHARD WORD PEOPLE

  THE PLACE WHERE KARMA ORIGINATED The sign outside the monastery reads: “Near this spot, karma first entered the world.” – beside it, a small slot in a wooden box painted white, with “DONATIONS” in red letters scrawled across the … Continue reading

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TWO CALIFORNIA DIVES

Who says there’s no “American” food left?  What, no more No more greasy spoons?  You’ve got to be kidding me. Taint true, even though most have disappeared into the dust, relics from a bygone era whose time had already past … Continue reading

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LUNCH COUNTER CULTURE

In most towns and cities across the USA and elsewhere, the landscape is filled with fast food eateries that belong to chains, McDonald’s, Hungry Jack’s (Burger King), Subway, Domino’s, KFC, and many many more. Chain restaurants make up close to … Continue reading

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THE OLYMPIA ALTERNATE REALITY MILK BAR

The Olympia Milk Bar is a cultural icon situated on Sydney’s main traffic artery, Parramatta Road, Stanmore. Considerable folk lore has built up about the aged proprietor and the opening hours of the Olympia. The interior of the Olympia is … Continue reading

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EATERIES TO DIE FOR

I don’t know about you, but if I’m going to go out an pay for a meal, it’s gotta be delicious and accompanied by amazing service. This isn’t always the easiest thing to do, especially if you’re a picky eater … Continue reading

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SARAH’S KITCHEN

Sarah’s Kitchen (KrosstownBlues) in Mississippi, was and is rightly hailed as a beacon of Clarksdale’s blues scene and culture. Here’s a place where you can kick back and listen to some of the meanest delta blues you’re ever likely to … Continue reading

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EARL’S JUKE JOINT / SYDNEY AUS

If you’re in Sydney, or planning to come to Sydney, put Earl’s Juke Joint on your list of places to visit. Prospective customers, please note – there are only two big rules… Rule one at Earl’s Juke Joint: ‘Please respect … Continue reading

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