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…

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…