Meet The Locals

Raine & Horne

Whether you are looking to buy, rent, or sell, the agents at Raine & Horne can ably assist you in the process. The award winning team promises personalized services to fit your needs. They emphasize a partnership between each two members involved in the process from agents to sellers to buyers. Browse their website to […]

David Jones Electricians

When something’s broken or needs to be installed, the orange-shirted workers from David Jones will be able to handle it ably and affordably. No matter the size of your problem, an electrician will discuss with you the best solution before they start, check it after they are done, and make sure everything is clean again […]

Bohdi Books and Gifts

Although the front of the store holds many cute gifts and bags, the back of Bodhi truly separates it from the rest. Operated by the Newtown Buddhist Society, the shop holds books that impress wisdom and mindfulness on the reader. From stories of meditation to a supportive guide to mindful eating and even to a […]

Leo Monk Handbags

The moment you enter Leo Monk Handbags you are greeted with the warm smell of leather. Browse the custom bags and shoes on display or glance over at the back of the shop to see the craftsmen at work. In that very shop, brightly coloured and patterned genuine leather can be crafted into monogrammed bags […]

Gould’s Book Arcade

Sometimes, you’ve got to go big or go home, and Gould’s Book Arcade is as big a bookstore as you’ll find this George Street. Shelves upon shelves are stacked high with books of all shapes and sizes, with every genre and author you can think of represented somewhere inside the immense store. Each square foot […]

Alberto’s Pizza

Founded almost forty years ago, Alberto’s Pizza is still a local favourite. With each meal prepared for you by Alberto himself, you can taste the authenticity. With an affordable menu ranging from pasta to pizza, from salads to steaks, from garlic breads to cheesecakes, you won’t be able to make up your mind. Relax in […]

Maggie’s Thai

Clean and simple, Maggie’s Thai on Erskineville Road speaks through its food. The friendly staff welcome you the moment you come in and deliver your food promptly after your order. With indoor and outdoor seating, it’s the perfect place to bring the whole family. Their authentic menu provides all the classics done right. From Pad […]

Kuki Tanuki

Everything about Kuki Tanuki is cool. From the wall murals to the partially open kitchen, the restaurant is about both the experience and the food. Their sake is unmatched and delicious options fill the menu. Terikayi, Sukiyaki, Wagyu Beef, Gyoza. They have it all. Each dish has a suggested drink companion. Their sushi menu provides […]

Stix and Pita

Fresh and modern, Stix and Pita does Greek food right. Entering the restaurant, located along Enmore Road, you see immediately in front of you chefs making pita fresh and turning meat on skewers. Sit in the clean dining room or move out to the spacious outside seating. Choose your own meat, fillings, and sauces to […]

Blackbird & Co

The lightwood tables and cleanly tiled walls of Blackbird and Co Cafe Restaurant radiate calm that you feel before you have even sat down. The atmosphere is one of welcome and comfort. People sip coffee while reading the newspaper and munch slowly on a baked good or plate of eggs. However substantial a breakfast you […]