Willie the Boatman Craft Brewery St Peters

One of the newest Craft Brewery sits in St Peters (Couple of doors down from a crossfitter and Sample Coffee Pro). Willie the Boatman takes its name after William Sparks the scottish convict; who spent the 1800...

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...

Newtown Enmore Tapas Trail 2015

Coming on the 22nd and the 23rd of May is the first Newtown Enmore Tapas Trail 2015. The brain child of Gina Monaco and Glenno Smith and inspired by their trip to Spain; the Newtown Enmore Tapas Trail is an inn...

Pagoto Gelato & Waffle House Marrickville

Pagoto Gelato & Waffle House, a Greek Gelato joint in Marrickville is a boutique Mum and Pop establishment and quite a gorgeous looking one at that. The thing that makes Pagoto is the tall space that it sit...

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...

Milk Bar by Cafe Ish Redfern

Close to 2.5 years ago, we had a look in at Milk Bar by Cafe Ish (Review here) It's a worth a look to see how things have changed; curiously even the same drink we had is now a different coloured drink altogeth...

Cloud9 Chocolate Cafe Newtown

In the spot where Fringe Cafe used to sit is the new Cloud9 Chocolate Cage. The peculiar thing about Cloud 9 is that despite the name, Cloud 9 isn't quite a Max Brenner Lite but a dessert/gelato bar that sells ...

Osteria di Russo & Russo | Enmore

Osteria di Russo is one of the many fancier restaurants that seem to populate Enmore Road - really don't think there's very many 1 hatted joints along King Street so this Italian Joint is worth the trek up. We ...

Bacon Festival | Cuckoo Callay Newtown

Bacon. That 5 letter word that conjures out imagery of porky umami goodness and wanton decadence. Bacon Aficionados are in for a treat - Newtown's Cuckoo Callay is going porkys and full hog with their forthcomi...

Campos | Dulwich Hill

Campos now has its 5th flagship shop and its a quite a beautiful showcase with a great contemporary fitout designed by Luchetti Krelle. It features much pine and suspended lights by Henry Pilcher Australia. The...

Emma’s Snack Bar | Enmore

What used to be Emma's on Liberty has gotten a bit of a rejig and what used to be more restaurant is now a more casual Lebanese eatery dishing up jolly good "snacks" - kebabs, homous and more substantial mains....

BrewtownNewtown | Newtown

BrewtownNewtown's our local - a hop skip away and a favourite. We've returned enough times over the past year to call this a relationship you can't quit. There's a bit of new food so here's BrewtownNewtown 2.0 ...

The Chip off the Old Block | Chippendale

The Chip off the Old Block in Chippendale is a bit of a play on names. The name borrows from chippendale where this resides and the other part of the name is the fact that Katya Ginsberg whose venue this is; h...

Ttotaler | Newtown

A couple of months back, We chanced upon the Ttotaler popup store, its basically a big large ply panel with display shelving inside the shop (same venue). Amber Hudson of Ttotaler was there and she mentioned th...

Batch Brewing Company + Nighthawk Diner | Marrickville

Batch Brewing Company is located in a warehouse located in Marrickville (as an aside we're loving the rise of the innerwest food scene) and we'd previously read that you can get pizzas here but pizza's no longe...

Rising Sun Workshop | Newtown

Rising Sun is the result of a successful pozible campaign and it's now taking off - with a popup happening in Newtown (going for about 7 weeks - so probably til end of May so scurry in). They've taken over the ...

The Copper Mill | Alexandria

The Copper Mill is sort of hidden, well its kind of you gotta know where this sits - its adjacent to a large business park and not far from Princess Park Properties large residential megaplex in ersko/st peters...

The Angry Pirate Bar | Redfern

Have you ever gone: "Oh, I really like all these themed small bars but there's nothing for pirates" or something to that effect? So there you go, there's the Angry Pirate Bar in Redfern - its a good one, with y...

The Stinking Bishops | Enmore

The Stinking Bishops is Enmore's newest hotspot, located funnily enough under a "generi" apartment complex but finished just enough with the right fitout that you don't feel it when inside. Its an interesting v...