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Bars & Pubs - Sun 29 Mar

Start your Sunday off with The Brewery's breakfast buffet which runs until 10.30am. By lunch, kids can get excited for free face painting while parents can relax with live music from 3pm. If you're more of...

Bars & Pubs - Sun 29 Mar

Kings Cross Hotel celebrates all things Caribbean with Sunday night reggae parties on the Rooftop, complete with a Jamaican barbecue. 

Bars & Pubs - Sun 29 Mar

Sydney's love of low and slow, American-style barbecue is still going strong, and now the Forresters is getting in on the act and hosting Black Betty's barbecue on Sundays in the beer garden. That's right,...

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Wilhelmina's

Wilhelmina's

Lucky Balmain. They get Bryan Brown, the Dawn Fraser Baths and now Wilhelmina's

This Must Be the Place

This Must Be the Place

What with all the spritzers, salty snacks and stationery-themed art, this must be the place for newfound fun on Oxford Street

The Hayberry

The Hayberry

Crows Nest is upping its after hours game with a new small bar doing bloody great burgers

Tokyo Bird

Tokyo Bird

Got a yen for yakitori? Sighing for sake? Hit up this new Surry Hills bar

SoCal

SoCal

It's all about the Californian dreaming at this breezy bar north of the Bridge

The Bear

The Bear

Chinatown welcomes its first laneway bar

The Bearded Tit

The Bearded Tit

A densely populated creative space on Regent Street celebrates art and beer in no particular order

Mr Moustache

Mr Moustache

Welcome to the real Mexico, in downtown Bondi

The Botanist

The Botanist

A leafy hideaway for cocktails on the north side

Bat Country

Bat Country

A Hunter S. Thompson themed bar hits Randwick

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Best Bars in Newtown

Small bars, wine bars, breweries and slick watering holes. Newtown's got 'em all

Best bars in Enmore

Best bars in Enmore

Time for a tipple? Head to this cluster of small bars changing the face of after-hours Enmore

Bars in Bondi

Bars in Bondi

More than blondes and breakers: Bondi is filled with amazing bars

Sydney bar awards

Best New Bar

Best New Bar

The old Laugh Garage is now a Cognac den with just as many laughs and better drinks

Bar of the Year

Bar of the Year

Swinging, jumpin', good times accompanied by tasty drinks

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Best bars for a first date

Best bars for a first date

To help navigate the murky waters of the Sydney dating scene we've rounded up our list of perfect first date bars