{Sydney Eats} Faheem Fast Food, Enmore

A Sydney stalwart for cheap Pakistani and Indian Eats, Faheem Fast Food has long been the go-to place for taxi drivers hailing from the subcontinent. It still is, but you’re also likely to see groups of 20-something Newtown dwellers pre or post bar crawl, families and assorted in the know spice lovers amongst the mix.

The decor is no-frills, some say the service is brusque (let’s say it’s efficient) but the food is satisfyingly hot and seriously tasty. The tandoori chicken is a must try – lean, succulent and spicy; the chickpeas (in a tomato based curry) are a delicious veg option, and the Pakistani speciality ‘Nihari’ is a winner – two chunks of melt in your mouth, slow braised beef in a rich and earthy curry (great for naan dipping). Their mango lassi is the perfect heat beating beverage. Dishes at Faheem’s hover around the $11 mark and are substantially sized – all are a bargain.

Faheem Fast Food, 194-196 Enmore Road, Enmore, tel: 02 9550 4850
Open Mon-Fri 5pm-midnight, Sat-Sun 12pm-midnight

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2 Responses

  1. Jocy February 13, 2012 / 3:24 pm

    This all looks delicious!

  2. devoured February 16, 2012 / 5:03 pm

    It was – tasted better than it looks, my photos do the flavours no justice! Hope you’re enjoying Cambodia. Challenging as it is it’s such an amazing place. Intense though, right?!

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