Meet Your Local… Barber
Steve from Grand Royal Barbers
381 Riley Street, Surry Hills
02 9211 7494
Describe your business.
A classic style barbershop, catering for the modern man.
Favourite thing about your job?
I don’t think there is anything I don’t love about my job, but watching your client walk out that door knowing that he is going to be looking great for the next month has got to be one of my favourite experiences.
How long have you been in the area?
I was born in Surry Hills so I been around for a while.
What makes your business unique?
Grand Royal Barbers has a high ratio of Master Barbers from around the world, with many of us having well over 15 years experience in hairstyling, beard sculpturing and shaving.
What’s your Surry Hills secret?
The Golden Age Cinema in Commonwealth St.
Describe the perfect Surry Hills weekend.
Breakfast at Mint, browse through the Surry Hills markets, catch a movie at the Golden Age Cinema, dinner at Toko, followed by a cider on the balcony at The Clock Hotel.
Describe your style.
Wet shave or electric?
I prefer a wet shave when I get around to it.
Shoes or thongs?
I think shoes.
Your favourite city?
Cape town, South Africa is such a beautiful city with so much variety of things to do.