Bar Zine

Categories: Food & Drink
Blogger: Dan Kaufman
Description: Bar Zine is dedicated to reviewing the best bars in Sydney and is completely independent, honest and unbiased.

Latest Posts

February 26th
David’s journalism students petrify him. Then again, so does his cat.  His girlfriend broke up with him, he writes about bars for a shrinking newspaper that’s abandoned news reporting for lifestyle articles, and he’s desperately sea… Continue Reading
November 6th
The unthinkable happened: I had to stop drinking for health reasons. Well, not forever, but for a while.  This all started a year ago. The good news is it turned out I wasn’t an alcoholic, at least not by Australian standards – there… Continue Reading
August 30th
Perhaps this is something I ought to be telling a therapist, but I never wanted to be Luke Skywalker or Han Solo as a kid – I wanted to be one of the creepy freaks getting wasted at the Mos Eisley cantina while listening to that alien swing ban… Continue Reading
September 5th
Let’s be blunt: no one goes to Byron Bay for its bars. Yet while drinking here once meant necking a beer near a bikie or sculling a tinny on the beach, these days you have your pick of great bars to choose from. My top four are: Miss Margarita A mar… Continue Reading
April 30th
There are good drunks and mean drunks – and Henry Lawson, one of Australia’s most beloved authors, certainly seems to have been a nasty one. His own publisher, George Robertson, described him as having “a very nasty temper”; N… Continue Reading