2019’s Hottest New Restaurants Across the Globe

Getting together with friends and family for an incredible meal is one of life’s greatest joys. But with all the new restaurants that have opened in the last year, it can be a little daunting to pick one that’s right for you and your people. Not sure where to start? Let us help you find […]

Australia’s Best Brunch Spots

Percy Plunkett – Penrith, NSW This café is the newest Western Sydney hotspot, bragging a robust all-day menu, serving everything from scones to burgers. The signature, deep-dished pancake is something everyone must experience. The café has a chic grey and pink decor, perfect for all those Instagram fanatics out there. Open: 7am – 4pm daily […]

Percy Plunkett Cafe in Penrith, Western Sydney by Matt Wood Design.

Penrith’s café culture is having a moment. The suburb on the outskirts of Sydney and at the foothill of the Blue Mountains isn’t really known for swish wine bars and hipster burger joints, but it seems the mood out West is changing. The newest kid on the block has brought style and design to the […]

Just open: Percy Plunkett

Penrith just keeps ramping up its food game. The outer western suburb is awash with restaurant and wine bar start-ups, and has more gourmet burger joints than Las Vegas. It is also raising the design bar, with Matt Woods crafting the interior at Percy Plunkett, which has just flung open its doors.  The designer has […]

Nod to history in cafe’s new name

By LAUREN SUTTIE, Western Weekender. Last time the Weekender spoke to local foodie Phillip Hallani, he had just signed the lease for the old heritage building outside Nepean Village, with plans of turning it into a destination based café. Four months on, a lot has changed for the project – including a new name. “Market […]

Restaurant project driven by passion

By Lauren Suttie – November 15, 2017, 11:35 Local foodie Phillip Hallani hopes to put Penrith on the map when his new restaurant venture, The Market Cafe, opens early next year. Mr Hallani’s dream, which is a decade in the making, is set to come alive in the heritage building located out the front of Nepean […]