The Tanqueray Botanical Lounge Pop-up at Cruise Bar

Cruise Bar at the Passenger Terminal is back and its currently open across both floors with the top storey a Tanqueray Botanical Pop up Cocktail Launch. It's here til the end of Vivid so if you're keen to loung...

Darlie Laundromatic Darlinghurst

Darlie Laundromatic located on Palmer Street in Darlinghurst has been gone for a while. In between the transitions between owners, there was a fire in the venue and its taken a while for them to clean up and re...

Luyu Yum yum Revisit Newtown

We were rather impressed with Luyu Yum yum during our first visit for dinner their opening week. Our First Luyu Yumyum visit 2 weeks later, raving about how fantastic Luyu was and how this posh and elevated m...

Downstairs and The Hazy Rose Darlinghurst

As you ascend up from downstairs, and enter the Hazy Rose, you'll enter into a 1940's space populated by an art nouveau feel to the venue and a warmth and welcoming red glow. The barfly in us is excited as t...

Luyu & Yum Yum Newtown

Luyu & Yum Yum just opened in Newtown. We dropped in day 2 for dinner and this is some next level chinese/dumpling business happening in the hood. Luyu and Yum Yum effectively lifts the Newtown dumpling gam...

The Morrison Crab Carnival 2015

The Morrison Bar and Oyster on George Street in the city is bringing back their Crab Carnival for 2015 and the crab loving among you should take note. Running til the 24th of April, this 3 week celebration of a...

Spawn Point Small Bar Sydney CBD

Spawn Point Small Bar is Sydney's first Gaming Small Bar (capacity 60) and we wandered in after checking into The Swinging Cat. Spawn Point is a gamer centric small bar; with videogames and videogame parapherna...

The Swinging Cat Smallbar SydneyCBD

The Swinging Cat is Sydney CBD's latest small bar open in what is probably the most amusing location yet. It's the one under Subway Sandwiches on King Street in the city and there's no telegraphing where this i...

The Powder Keg Potts Point

We've got quite the repository of Sydney bars under our belt and last year, we crowned the Stillery as one of the best new bars we've ever hit. Well, The Powder Keg by Grant Collins has just gone and unless som...

O Bar and Dining Australia Square

Up on level 47 of Australia Square, O Bar and Dining is one of Sydney's premiere bar and dining experience. The most apparent and prominent aspect of O bar is the fantastic views of the Sydney cityscape in th...

Subcontinental Surry hills

Located at 8 Hunt just cross the road from one of our favourite pubs in Sydney The Hollywood is Sam Christie's latest Subcontinental. The closure of Shortgrain was met was shock in some quarters as the press on...

The Gretz Gretzenmore by Hartsyard | Enmore

The Gretzenmore or 'Gretz' is the newest smallbar along the Enmore Road stretch and its by the team behind Hartsyard. It's small enough to be intimate but lit and finished just right to broadly appeal with inte...

Parsons Bar | Potts Point

Parson's Bar is the the latest small bar talking over the kellet street side of Potts Point. Built by the its owners (brothers Joe, Nick van der Heide with Byron Dunn) Parsons Bar front bar was one they physica...

Clubhouse Rosebery | Rosebery

Clubhouse Rosebery is quite an interesting venue. It's located in a bit of a funny location on a throughfare sort of street in an almost industrial area (athough there's heaps of apartment being built and it's ...

Peekaboo Smallbar | Woolloomooloo

Peekaboo Bar, very much like its namesake is a bit of a hidey hole that lies hidden away on Bourke Street. On the street side, impressions are New Orleans-esque with their signage. Alongside Parsons' this new s...

Pizzaperta | The Star Pyrmont

PizzaPerta located at the Star Sydney (out the front, just under the escalators) is Stefano Manfredi's latest - a casual outdoorsy "foodcourt" styled joint that dishes up a range of pizzas, desserts, cocktails ...

Stillery Intercontinental | Double Bay

Located inside the Intercontinental DoubleBay is the sophisticated Gin Lounge and Bar "Stillery". Its a hotel bar with a difference - its gin centric and a wonderful one at this with a large array of gin too. T...

Playa Takeria | Darlinghurst

The old Fish and Chips by Fish Face spot on Darlinghurst Road is now home to a new face - Playa Frida Kahlo's face sits on the streetside of this Mexican Cantina. Playa Takeria is an authentic Mexican join...

Dragoncello | Surry hills

Dragoncello at 466 Cleveland street is the newest bar/restaurant in Surry Hills and we dig this. Its an intimate venue - with an upstairs dining room to open later but what we have here is an appealing bar dish...