Brainwave Cafe, Ultimo

Brainwave crosses Thai cuisine with cafe food, delivering on many fronts: fantastic value, friendly staff, and did I mention soft serves? The staff explain the specials the moment we walk through the door. Scrawled on a chalkboard, we know right away we’ll be ordering them. I’m sold on the hot chips with pulled pork (for…

Do Dee Paidang, Haymarket

The spicy noodle soups at Do Dee in Chinatown are dictated by levels 1, 2, 3, 5, and 7. We’re unsure of what happened to level 4 or 6.¬†After weeks of of toing and froing (yes, this warranted discussions weeks before we actually went for lunch here!), I end up settling for Do Dee Devil¬†spicy…