It has been months since I’ve had Korean BBQ. I’ve had a hankering for it for ages, and so last night we decided to do it.
Strathfield is as close to Little Korea as Sydney gets, in fact the Sydney Morning Herald called it “Sizzler Central”, referring to the innumerable number of Korean BBQ joints there. Having only eaten à la carte at Strathfield Korean restaurants before, we figured this would be a great BBQ opportunity.
After a quick Google, we discovered Bakehouse Garden in North Strathfield.
George St in Strathfield is a very surprising find. Full of nice looking restaurants and people dressed well, you would swear you weren’t in the western suburbs (albeit the inner west). Nothing against Sydney’s western suburbs, of course!
The restaurant looked chic and modern (at least for a Korean restaurant), and there was a pretty even mix of Koreans and Caucasians. This at first was a little concerning, as generally a majority Korean mix tends to be indicative of a good Korean restaurant in Sydney.
Let me tell you though, this was completely unfounded! Read more