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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Concert Hall
“Long-running, rollicking music and comedy joint in a classic building with a sloped viewing area.”
  • 106 locals recommend
Ice Cream Shop
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“Busy coffee and gelato bar whipping up flavours like balsamic strawberry and salted banana caramel.”
  • 75 locals recommend
Lounge
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“Fun and quirky lounge/bar with food options, great drinks and live music most nights. Open till late and one of our favourite nights out.”
  • 62 locals recommend
Brewery
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“For good beer, good music and good times, the Young Henrys tasting bar is open seven days a week.”
  • 54 locals recommend
Café
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“sustainable and ethical food. They also have a picklery where you can buy & learn to make fermented food, sourdough etc.”
  • 63 locals recommend
Pub
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“The Henson now boasts a modern menu and fit out bringing even the smallest of locals inside its doors.Exotic dishes complement classic pub meals and the pub prides itself on mainly locally sourced produce, with the beer garden even having a veggie patch. ”
  • 43 locals recommend
Music Venue
“The Factory hosts an array of live music and performances - from international rock concerts to intimate cabaret shows, film and dance.”
  • 30 locals recommend
Pub
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“Trusted beers and wines are available and the menu speaks to the modern pub-goer. Antipasto boards and vegan options sit alongside regular pub classics. The iconic local pub is synonymous with live music, street art and Sunday sessions”
  • 37 locals recommend
Speakeasy
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“World music, jazz and cabaret shows in a playful space with camel themed knickknacks and a low-lit retro bar. ”
  • 36 locals recommend
Bar
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“Craft beers and boutique wines are found in this small drinking establishment, which offers a relaxed vibe and a whole lot of character”
  • 38 locals recommend
Vietnamese Restaurant
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“Infamous hole in the wall eatery with a cult following for its bánh mì, which commands snaking lines at lunchtime.”
  • 35 locals recommend
Café
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“#sustainable #fromscratch #coffee #vegan #vegetarian #glutenfree #biodynamic #cultured #fermented #pickled #smoked #housemade #charred #aged #BYO”
  • 33 locals recommend
Event Space
“It's home to the weekly Marrickville Market, as well as the Addison Galleries, Reverse Garbage, Aerialize, Sidetrack Theatre and many, many more creative and inventive types.”
  • 32 locals recommend
Gym Pool
“Swimming pool, aquatic facilities, gym, wellness centre, over 50+ classes per week and on-site cafe. Set in Enmore Park with playgrounds, plenty of shade and cafes nearby - a well maintained village green.”
  • 32 locals recommend
Concert Hall
“Great stand up comedians most tuesday nights, approx 10-15 dollars for two hours of great laughs.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Yummy beer, in a shed, on a busy road, under the flight path. Really selling it aren't I ;) Anyhoo, if you venture here you may find yourself somewhat glued to their couch for several hours whilst inhaling beer. Just saying.”
  • 31 locals recommend