About Mookie

A passionately positive foodie who loves travelling the world and experiencing what the best chefs in the world have to offer. Based in Sydney, Australia, Mookie also loves to dine locally and uncover great restaurants, chefs and food combinations with her #foodiemookie crew.

Australias 100 Best Restaurants List 2015

Congratulations to SEPIA Restaurant in Sussex Street, Sydney who was awarded the coveted title of Best Restaurant in Australia as voted by chefs and other hospitality insiders. Source: Australian Financial Review Top 100 restaurants (supported by Qantas and Vittoria Coffee). 1. Sepia, NSW 2. Attica, VIC 3. Quay, NSW 4. Brae Restaurant, Birregurra, VIC 5. [...]

Asia’s 100 Best Restaurants List 2015

Congratulations to Gaggan in Bangkok for taking out the Top restaurant honour for Asia in 2015. It is a well deserved win for a prioneering "Progressive Indian' restaurant in Bangkok, Thailand. Foodie Mookie had the change to sample the whimsical delights of Gaggan in 2014 and was ecstatic. Check out the review. Here is the [...]

Mugaritz, San Sebastian – Spain

Restaurant: Mugaritz Location: Aldura Aldea, 20 20100 Errenteria Gipuzkoa Chef: Andoni Luis Aduriz Rank: #6 – Top Restaurants in the World 2014 Stars: 2 Michelin Stars (2014) Book a Table   Nestled in the misty hills about 25 minutes from San Sebastian, stands Mugaritz. This unassuming and peaceful location is a ruse disguising the manic, [...]

L’Arpege, Paris – Alain Passard’s approachable French Cuisine

Restaurant: L'Arpege Location: 84 Rue de Varenne, 75007 Paris, France Chef: Alain Passard Rank: #25 - Top Restaurants in the World 2014 Stars: 3 Michelin Stars (2014) Book a Table After a particularly tiring day in Paris, we headed to the reputable l'Arpege for an early dinner. Seeking a traditional French dining experience, we were [...]