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The Best Winter Comfort Food

It’s hard to believe that Winter has arrived. There is a definite nip in the air and naturally the only way to guard yourself against the chills is nourishing, warming food. Here’s what you should be ordering this season.

Seafood Chowder at The Charming Squire
This dish is a San Franciscan favourite! A classic, comforting recipe from the kitchen’s new Winter menu that features prawns, fish, clams and bacon. Use your sourdough wisely – i.e. to mop up the creamy sauce.

Pork, chicken or vegetable Ramen at Ramen
It’s like eating a liquid hug. This Little Stanley Street newcomer is the real MVP this season.

Unlimited Wood Fired Pizza at Mister Paganini
If this doesn’t keep you happy on a cold Winter’s night, we don’t know what will. Every Tuesday from 5pm, $25 buys you all the pizza you like for two whole hours. Position yourself at one of the indoor tables so you can bask in the warmth of the pizza oven.

Beef Massaman at Junk
A fragrant curry of coconut cream, tender beef, pineapple sambal, toasted peanuts and just the right amount of spice.

Warm Smoked Salmon and Potato Salad at Denim Co.
A creamy, comforting combination of baby potatoes, poached eggs, avocado and hollandaise. To keep toasty warm, we also recommend ordering (and Instagramming!) their Peanut Butter Italian Hot Chocolate.

Beer + Bangers and Mash at Hop & Pickle
Fact: British food is made for Winter. How else do our friends in the Motherland keep happy in the rain?! Every Tuesday night at Hop & Pickle, sausages with mash potato plus a pint will only set you back $20!

Punjabi Eggplant Curry at Gandhi Indian Kitchen 
Take your love of the eggplant emoji 🍆 to the next level by ordering this North Indian curry of eggplant, potato and peas cooked with fresh coriander and spices. Naan bread is a necessity.

Breakfast Pho at Viet de Lites
Pho real. Everyday from 7am until 11am, you can buy a Pho soup and a hot tea for $12 at Viet de Lites.

Lamb Shanks at Ahmet’s Turkish Restaurant 
This classic Winter dish is updated with traditional Turkish flavours. After dinner, sip on a hot Turkish tea. When in Istanbul…


Is all this talk of food making you thirsty? Luckily for you Stokehouse has launched their new Winter cocktail menu.

Take me to RAMEN and Junk and Stoke Bar and Mister Paganini and Gandhi Indian Kitchen and Laneway Stall and Viet De Lites and The Charming Squire and Denim Co. and Ahmet’s Turkish Restaurant and Hop & Pickle

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