Newtown Hotel | Newtown

Mah Local. Its up the road and I remember when it opened and the pub was a mad hive of activity and you could have the music from 2 street away. I rather dig the newtown hotel. Its big, brash, and a good fit fo...

Miss Peaches | Newtown

Miss Peaches is located on the upper floor of the "born again" marly bar as a southern soul food kitchen and it is now a rather fancy dining hall with great southern food and a very appealing fitout that is...

Jester Seeds | Newtown

The ghetto charms of Jesterseeds with its destroyed beauty and graffitised walls. Street side sides, unassuming easy manner and friendly staff. You're drinking in a maybe dive. Milk crates. Fancy ...

Aslan Coffee | St Peters

Located along unwins bridge road (but located at 1 council st/Marrickville) st peters is the Aslan Coffee. The logo is suitably a lion ala Aslan from the cupboard series of books.     ...

CAFE ISM | Newtown

Walk by Café Ism all the time on the way to the everleigh markets. Popped in once and grabbed a coffee and while waiting, the French team in there made this killer looking pancake. It looked so good, that we r...

5 Eliza Popup Bar | Newtown

Part of Sydney Fringe Fest, 5 Eliza is a popup bar located at the back of Zanzibar (on 5 Eliza St Newtown) , walk down towards the courthouse, you'll see a big graphical print + a staircase laced with cotton wo...

BARMUDA Newtown

Barmuda is the first corner cafe on Australia Street and sits along the same stretch of shopfront as BlackStarPastry and Oscillate Wildly. Came here for breakfast after voting (go CLOVER!) and ordered th...

Moo Gourmet Burger Newtown

so many choices to eat at Newtown. Burgers Today. Lunch. Go. 232 King Street. Its somewhere in the middle near all the neat shops. Gourmet Burgers. Fancy looking Hand Sanitizer. Nice. You goi...

PIE TIN NEWTOWN

Yup. Pie Tin is artisanal Pie and all about the pies. Sweet + Savouries. This review is based around the 2nd visit. The first time I came was during a sat 'wander up King St" and thought I'd pop in to gr...

Hartsyard Enmore

This is a hard review to write because I was having a bit of an off day; prior to getting to Hartsyard; lost my keys so I couldn't get home to get the camera - mate only had a sh*tty iphone 4,  my 4s went flat...

Campos Coffee Newtown

Located at 193 Missenden Road, Campos Coffee is a hole in the wallesque coffee joint located in Newtown.  You enter via a short flight of stairs into a fairly simply decorated cafe space, with the cafe counter...

Cafe Shenkin Expresso Bar

OLD FISH. Seats. sink. Character. Cloves of garlic that hung. Persiany rugs. I wish I had a photo of the street side seats. SEATS!! My old photos from 2005 of OLD FISH. Replacing the Old Fish Cafe...

2042 Cafe & Deli

Located along king street  Newtown near the sando, is 2042 Cafe & Deli. Cleverly named eh. Read raves about what good food they do so we dropped in. The fitout is nothing special. Cafe 2.0 It has a coup...

Great Aunty Three. Enmore

Great Aunty Three is located along enmore Road and it is right across the road from Enmore theatre. Kind of hard to miss if that's the basic instructions on how to get there. When I visited, there were super ti...

GIGI’S PIZZERIA

Walked by Gigi's a hundred and 1 times and never felt the need to go in. So, after not being able to secure a table at SpencerGuthrie/Bloodwood and Hartsyard, We ended up here. Inside it's nice. Murals on th...

MIDNIGHT SPECIAL ENMORE

Located at 44 Enmore Road (from King Street - follow the left side of the road and its the 3rd shop past the caltex) is the fairly new Midnight Special dive bar. Its very reminiscent to me, a tad anyhow of ...

COW + MOON Artisan Gelato Enmore

Located along enmore road on the far end, cow and moon artisan gelato is the 4th gelato joint in the immediate king street/enmore precinct. Unlike the other 3, cow moon's moniker of "artisan...

Al Aseel Newtown

  Really not going to Lie, Was doing alright updating the Jugernauts Blog tonight til I got to the Al Aseel pictures and now my stomache is rumbling and my appetite has been veted by the succulent l...

BLACK STAR PASTRY NEWTOWN

 THAT CAKE. What can I write about Black Star Pastry that already hasn't been covered by a bazillion blogs + write ups. Well, its good. Actually, no; its really great.I used to live on King Street and be...

LUXE BAKERY NEWTOWN

Luxe Bakery is a skip and hop away from home. Its a biggish warehouse cafe with a rather fantastic space and adjoins the fantastic al aseel. There is 2 large community styled dining tables where you sit with...