7 Days To Imagine Your New Life On Hutt Street
The incredible lifestyle offered in the city of Adelaide is one of the best-kept secrets in Australia. While those living on the East Coast seem to think they have it all, there is no other capital where you will find affordable, bespoke apartments in the heart of a world-class dining and wine scene, with local markets, premier shopping strips and stunning parklands all within walking distance.
Of the opportunities currently available, Hutt Street offers the chance to enjoy a modern lifestyle in an established preeminent CBD location. Overlooking the clear city skyline and surrounding parklands, it places the finest food, wine and shopping on your doorstep.
It's a location to immerse yourself in, where you can establish yourself as a regular along the strip and indulge in the daily pleasures on offer:
It's early and you're looking to kickstart your week. Just down the road, the team at Coffylosophy
have you covered with a serve of their incredible Chilli Scrambled Eggs on fresh sourdough. Their award winning baristas have got to know your regular order, but this morning you need an extra shot. The smell of freshly ground coffee wafts through the air as they whip up a ripping double-shot to go.
Restaurants along Hutt Street slowly hum to the leisurely conversation of casual diners enjoying the extra attention of staff who ease you through the evening. At A Hereford Beefstouw
, there is a new rich red from Burgundy on the list, perfectly matched with a seared and seasoned rib eye cooked to your liking. The tender meat simply melts in your mouth.
Perhaps som Thai is more to you liking.... An explosion of flavour greets you at Social Street S2 as their authentic Pad Thai tickles and tantalises your taste buds. You really must show your friends this place sometime soon!
You're in the mood for something light and social. The team at Ballaboosta
have a free table overlooking Halifax St, and some delicious house-made Baba Ghanoush with freshly prepared wood-fired pita. It's a great start to the night, but you're feeling like a night in. Drop by the gourmet deli at IGA to pick up some fresh olives and brie to slowly indulge in as you get stuck into the latest releases on Netflix.
The atmosphere is buzzing as you pull up your regular stool at Bar Torino
for their infamous oyster night. A fresh, bright Spanish Verdejo provides the perfect pairing to the freshly shucked oysters, but even better is the easy conversation across the bar.
Rundle Street is just 500 metres away and electric with the end of the week and late night shopping. You've been stalking a few things and the sales are finally here! On the way back home, you stop by East End Cellars for their weekly tasting from the best local vineyards in the Barossa, McLaren Vale and Adelaide Hills. Why travel when the best discoveries can be brought right to you?!
You want to make the most of the weekend, starting with an early walk in the morning sun along paths around Victoria Racecourse. After working up an appetite you head straight for Chianti
for a long breakfast before crossing the road to The Flower Hutt
for a fresh bouquet to brighten the living room. The afternoon is set aside for the footy (what else!) as you meet up with friends along the river bank before joining the faithful at Adelaide Oval. There's no rush to get home, so you head towards the rooftop bar at 2KW and look across the city night and enjoy the atmosphere and energy of the heart of town.
Your Sunday is all about the good life, starting with a morning tram to Glenelg to take in the sea, air and white sand. Back in the city, there's a cheap afternoon movie on at the Palace just a few hundred metres from home. As the evening begins the team at Good Life Pizza
have fired up their wood oven. You're not quite hungry yet, so walk down to Hutt Street Cellars to select a light drop to settle in with, before ordering a delicious mushroom pizza to your door. The view of the view of dusk settling across the city lights from your balcony is exactly where you want to be to end the weekend.
Does this sound too good to be true? The Hutt Street precinct and East End really know how to tempt you with its culinary delights.
If living in Hutt Street sounds appealing, Opus on Hutt has so much more to add to the experience. Take a moment to enjoy a 3D walkthrough tour
of Opus, or perhaps download a floorplan
All photos shot by Ouwens Casserly Photgrapher - Hiro Ishino.