The Vanguard in Newtown is an alternative performance venue with class. An intimate space catering for under two hundred people which serves live music with cocktails and also offers special dinner and show packages. Shows include jazz, burlesque and folk music. Author talks have also proved popular with Vanguard fans. The atmosphere is cosy and decidedly cabaret with a very special incandescent ambience. The Vanguard also runs a late-night kitchen. Their menu includes tacos, burgers, pizzas, pies and a good assortment of desserts.
42 King Street Newtown. www.thevanguard.com.au