* Featured on the Urban Chic Hot List Bourke Street Bakery is a Sydney institution, famous for good reason. Starting off in Surry Hills back in 2004, the bakery has now expanded to locations also at Potts Point, Alexandria, Marrickville and Neutral Bay. With produce made by hand using only the best quality ingredients, you sure [...]
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Shannon Cremer, Co-Founder of Urban Chic Guides, is a self confessed foodie, wine enthusiast, serial traveler, entrepreneur and professional networker.
It’s fair to say Shannon has spent the majority of her free time eating and entertaining her way through some of the world’s great cities. When she’s not preparing travel itineraries or planning dinners and events for some of the world’s top and most discerning CEO’s, that is. Many an event venue has been found or restaurant recommendation lovingly penned by her hand and thus, Urban Chic Guides was born.
Shannon believes wholeheartedly in foods ability to bring people together, to share and connect and it is this passion that drives Urban Chic Guides.
Li’l Darlin Surry Hills introduces their Sunday Remedy! Starting Sunday, 19 May, between 2 – 4pm, treat yourself to: $4.50 pizzas $3 house wine, beer and bubbles Get into it! Read our review of Li’l Darlin Darlinghurst here. * Note: Sunday Remedy is avaiilable at the Surry Hills location only. Li’l Darlin, 420 Elizabeth Street, Surry Hills [...]
It’s no secret we love a Sydney Festival, but a Sydney ‘foodie‘ Festival takes it to a whole new level. If you’re a food, wine and art lover, then you’re not going to want to miss the Pyrmont Festival. Running for 10 days, the Pyrmont Festival is a celebration of the best food, wine and [...]
Sydney is a city for those who enjoy the great outdoors, providing some of the most breathtaking scenery in the world in our opinion. We think one of the best ways to really enjoy this city in all her glory is to pack a picnic basket filled with gourmet goodies, a picnic rug and a [...]
The Tea Salon at Westfield Sydney is launching a series of ‘Modern Manners’ Workshops and we can’t think of a more perfect setting to brush up on our ps and qs. Commencing Thursday, 16 May, this series of 6 workshops will provide fun and informative sessions covering aspects of modern manners, from avoiding a work [...]
Zeta Bar, hidden away on level 4 at Hilton Sydney is one of our go to cocktail bar recommendations. We love the sexy, low lit, ultra glamorous interior, the warm and inviting plush lounges, not to mention the outdoor terrace with that drop dead gorgeous view of the QVB. This bar has won multiple cocktail awards. [...]
* Featured on the Urban Chic Hot List A Tavola, translates to ‘to the table’, and is a smart and cute Italian bistro, that’s been a firm favourite of ours for years. The entrance to the restaurant is dominated by a large marble communal dining table, while the back room and the upstairs sections provide [...]
Your expert recommended little black e-guide to the top spots to eat and drink in Sydney. No clutter, no junk, just straight to the meat (pun intended). Brought to you by well-informed industry folk. We know you. You like to eat, drink and be entertained, but you like to do it in style. You [...]
* Featured on the Urban Chic Hot List Vietnamese is fast becoming one of our favourite Asian cuisines. We love the clean flavours, the balance of sweet and sour and their use of fresh aromatic herbs. So tasty! Let us introduce you to one of our favourite Vientamese inner city spots, Phamish. Now, we must [...]
Last night, we held the Urban Chic Happy Hour in the old fashioned stylings of the Lounge Bar at The Republic Hotel in the CBD. It was great to see some familiar faces in the crowd as well as many new ones. We loved seeing our guests mingling and chatting and laughing away. It certainly [...]