The sliding chalkboard door will feature specials --OK, maybe a window/barn door that covers either the hall or the stairs? Then it just has to go back and forth across that space. I wonder if it could be made to fold in half so we could sneak past it on either side when we don't need it. Too complicated?
Located on the premises of Koskela, one of Sydney's best design showrooms, Kitchen by Mike is a canteen-style cafe headed by Michael McEnearney (the former chef of Rockpool), who shops at the early-morning farmer's markets and plans his menu according to what he finds. Photography by Jillian Leiboff