Tag Archives: Chinese Food Sydney

Golden Tower’s budget meals of Russian roulette

It’s not the best Chinese, especially when places in the neighbouring surrounds have set the bar for budget takeaway and quick lunch options so high.  What’s baffling are the repeated return visits just wanting this place to work for me.   It has it’s moments but the general theme is hit and miss.  Sauces can be sometimes bland, seasonings overly salted but when they get it right depending on the day, it’s actually okay.

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What $15 gets you at Sussex Centre these days

It’s a backpacker’s dream, it’s much needed relief for the student and its a quality option for the city worker and prisoners of mortgage repayments.   It’s THE food court to end all food courts that sits somewhere in between shopping mall quickie and casual dining because of its location and because of the cuisines it serves.   Take a hike Maccas, KFC, Oporto’s and Pizza Hut, there’s no room for you here…

Portion sizes seem to be bigger, its a no frills choice that presents restaurant like quality at food court prices without obviously cutting corners and its a formula that’s turned this venue into an icon in the Chinatown and Sydney markets experience with many food service owners outlasting so many over the decades.

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