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Restaurants, bars, shops and events in Newtown

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Best restaurants in Newtown

Oscillate Wildly

In Newtown , some things change while others stay very much the same. The...

Black Star Pastry

Right next door to Oscillate Wildly (who, incidentally, have recently lost...

Bloodwood

Suffer stodgy Italian and average Vietnamese no more, Newtown. Bloodwood,...

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Best bars in Newtown

Earl's Juke Joint

Rule one at Earl’s Juke Joint: ‘Please respect our neighbours, and our...

Courthouse Hotel

There’s nothing about this old boozer that we don’t like and we are not...

The Midnight Special

We’re seeing an excellent trend in Sydney bars at the moment. And that is...

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Some other venues in Newtown

T2

Beautifully presented fruit tisanes, exotic flavour combinations, eccentric...

Dendy Newtown

Matching its Opera Quays sister (see below) for style if not setting, the...

Retrospec'd Clothing

This is not strictly vintage. Sister duo Sharon Hanley and Teena Borg love...

Classic Hifi

Their main offering is beautifully restored audio systems from the '70s and...

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What's on in Newtown

Around Town - Thu 02 Oct

Ash Maher and Jodie Fisher run a weekly No Lights No Lycra dance party in the dark, where they dig out queasy cheese to gangsta rap, and tracks you’d find in your parents’ CD collection. Ash and Jodie...

Music - Sat 04 Oct

Singer-songwriter, Archibald prize subject, mother-to-be and now published author Missy Higgins will be heading out on a national tour. The shows will be Missy's last for the next year 12 months (she's...

Comedy - Mon 06 Oct

Sam Kissajukian hosts this weekly open mic night – a space for comics to try new material and develop their craft in an intimate space, for a smaller audience (40 max).  Comics have up to 3...