• Yum cha at Marigold Citymark, Haymarket

    Marigold Citymark on Urbanspoon I have been going to yum cha since I can remember. My Chinese step-grandfather, know affectionately as “grandad”,  grew up in an Australia where he couldn’t embrace and celebrate his Chinese heritage. So since I was a toddler, my mum, step-dad, brother, sister and I would take him to yum cha for every occasion we could. Back in my day (the eighties) we used to go to Regal or Marigold on Sussex St. They were both HUGE and awe-inspiring with soaring ceilings and an incredible atmosphere. Chinese New Year at either place was a crazy, noisy, insane experience! Continue reading