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To discover Adelaide’s true hidden gems, one mustn’t forget about the potential an ordinary alleyway has to offer. Many of Adelaide’s best restaurants, cinemas, bars and vintage stores are tucked away from the public eye. We explored some of the best Adelaide’s alleyways have to offer to bring you the local taste.
Fox on the Run Vintage, 238 Rundle St, Adelaide// The Tangerine Fox, 58 Pulteney St. Adelaide.
Restaurant Orana, Upper Level 285 Rundle St, Adelaide.
Restaurant Orana offers a high end dining experience, fusing traditional indigenous Australian recipes and ingredients with modern gastronomy. Access to the restaurant can be found up an industrial staircase down an otherwise mundane side street, that leads to a culinary experience like no other.
Bing’s Chinese Restaurant, 6/85 Grote Street, Adelaide.
In the mood for something cheaper and quicker? Bing’s Chinese offers some of the best dumplings in town. Located in Chinatown next the Adelaide Central Markets with plenty of choice for dessert just a short stroll down the street.
Just having a wander through Adelaide’s alleyways and side streets can sometimes be the best way to go, as discovering hidden gems on your own adventurous walks can be instantly gratifying. Adelaide also offers some great street views, with local art plastered on towering brick walls and trees framing the alleyways creating a seasonal wonderland come Autumn.