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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.

“You can see an artsy movie and then have a coffee or gelato along the vibrant King Street. The cafe attached to Dendy is surprisingly good.”
  • 126 locals recommend
Concert Hall
“Long-running, rollicking music and comedy joint in a classic building with a sloped viewing area.”
  • 106 locals recommend
“If you don't want to queue outside this burger bar that's more popular than a pop-up puppy party catered by Messina, timing is everything. Get in early for any chance at a table, or wait until the dinner rush has worn off – well after 9pm, but there are still no guarantees. Territory is hard won here so barricade yourself in with baskets of fried chicken and bottles of natural wine (ask for the list from behind the bar) once you get a seat.”
  • 125 locals recommend
“Busy bakery featuring inventive sweet and savoury delicacies, plus gluten-free and vegan options.”
  • 111 locals recommend
Ice Cream Shop
“Busy coffee and gelato bar whipping up flavours like balsamic strawberry and salted banana caramel.”
  • 75 locals recommend
Beer Garden
“The beautiful thing about this old boozer is that it’s a pub designed to facilitate a good time on your terms. Want to sit up at the bar with a huge plate of fish and chips and watch back-to-back AFL games? This is the best place for it. Prefer to sink your tip money in pinball machines while you annihilate jugs of Stone and Wood Pacific Ale and Young Henrys Newtowner? Right this way. ”
  • 72 locals recommend
“Once you've graduated from smashing jugs of beer at your local it's time to crank up the drinks quality substantially and order the best cocktails in Newtown at this low lit bar with a New Orleans voodoo vibe. Earl's Juke Joint is all class. It's built to outlast all the Saturday nights Newtown can throw at it, the drinks list is spectacular and the vibe stays at a potent simmer.”
  • 75 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“Somethings for everyone! Bars, live music, nightclubs and great restaurants”
  • 62 locals recommend
“For good beer, good music and good times, the Young Henrys tasting bar is open seven days a week.”
  • 54 locals recommend
Australian Restaurant
“Creative sharing plates and small dishes served in an industrial-chic bar and restaurant.”
  • 66 locals recommend
“ Great Mon-Fri happy hour, really friendly staff, small but fun bar for an afternoon drink!”
  • 46 locals recommend
Thai Restaurant
“Vibrant joint plating traditional stir fries and curries, with vegan options and a fun gift shop.”
  • 38 locals recommend
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant
““Lentil as anything is an invitation to restore our faith in the essential goodness of humanity and the wholesome nature of community.” Try to go there if you are curious about that :)”
  • 43 locals recommend
“Hip, two-level indie bar with meat banquets upstairs, pub grub downstairs & a buzzy beer garden”
  • 54 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“Refined American and Southern US food in a buzzy space with cool, minimal decor and hanging lights”
  • 44 locals recommend
“Tranquil public park offering open green spaces, shaded playgrounds & an off-leash dog area.”
  • 46 locals recommend