Find out where a French local likes to eat and relax in North Adelaide
Life In My Hood - North Adelaide
Film by Ben Ouanson
French entrepreneur Ben Ouanson lives in North Adelaide, the neighbourhood just to the north of the South Australian capital's CBD. He loves's the suburb's contrast between leafy, green streets and busy café culture.
"Some streets are full of restaurants and bars, while others are very peaceful"
If you're looking for somewhere family-friendly to stay outside Adelaide CBD, then North Adelaide could be the neighbourhood for you. Ben says there are lots of parks to relax with friends or family.
COFFEE IN MY HOOD
For his tips on where to find the best coffee in North Adelaide, Ben says head to
UR Caffe, 117 Melbourne St
“A Little coffee house with a very warm & friendly atmosphere”
“Discover their wonderful latte art or the range of desserts”
GROCERIES IN MY HOOD
On where to buy fresh food in North Adelaide, Ben's recommendation is
Metropolitan Fresh Fruiterers, 25/66 O'Connell St
“A hidden independent grocer where you find the freshest goods”
A good mix of Australian grown produce and imported fare
HANGING IN MY HOOD
For things to do in North Adelaide, Ben suggests taking a look at
The Adelaide Aquatic Centre, Fitzroy Terrace
“The park around the Aquatic Centre is nice for a picnic or BBQ”
“And for only $8 you can enjoy the facilities”
GIFTS IN MY HOOD
Looking for somewhere to buy gifts in North Adelaide? Our local tip is
North Adelaide Village Newsagency, 22A/81 O’Connell St
"If you’re stuck for a gift idea, then come here. Huge range of jewellery, candles, photo frames, stationery and books"
EATING IN MY HOOD
Ben's tip to eat like a local in North Adelaide is to head to
Burgastronomy, 19 O'Connell St
"Great place to eat delicious homemade beef, chicken or vegie burgers.
It's an original place with friendly staff. Well worth the visit!"