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8° & CLEAR SKY ON FRIDAY 21 SEPTEMBER IN SYDNEY
By Shannon Connellan
September 02, 2018
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    New Sydney Openings to Put in Your Diary

    The newbies we're counting the days for.
    By Shannon Connellan
    September 02, 2018
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      • MELBOURNE HAMBURGER HAVEN HUXTABURGER IS OPENING IN SYDNEY THIS MONTH

        This place has played a big part in the American-style burger trend in Melbourne — and now, seven years later, it's coming up north.

      • OXFORD STREET'S BELOVED MIDNIGHT SHIFT WILL REOPEN WITH A BIG PARTY NEXT MONTH

        The legendary Darlinghurst gay bar will be given new life as Universal.

      • SYDNEY COULD SOON BE HOME TO AN AMBITIOUS 61-STOREY HOTEL AT THE STAR

        The proposed Ritz-Carlton hotel tower would have three swimming pools and a rooftop terrace.

      • BONDI'S MUCH-LOVED ISRAELI CAFE IS OPENING A SECOND LOCATION IN ELIZABETH BAY

        Shuk is bringing its Middle Eastern breakfasts and freshly baked breads to the harbourside suburb this spring.

      • PARRAMATTA IS GETTING AN OPULENT NEW 26TH FLOOR ROOFTOP BAR FROM THE EAU DE VIE TEAM

        Nick and Nora's will boast incredible views, a luxe 30s-inspired fit-out and a covetable Champagne collection when it opens in September.

      • BETTY'S BURGERS IS OPENING TWO MORE SYDNEY OUTPOSTS IN MANLY AND BONDI THIS YEAR

        The Queensland burger bar will soon be slinging its much-loved buns in the northern beaches and eastern suburbs.

      • JAPAN'S MUCH-LOVED MOS BURGER IS SET TO OPEN MORE STORES ACROSS AUSTRALIA

        After testing the waters with six stores in Queensland, the Japanese chain will open 100 eateries in the next five years.

      • THE CO-OWNER OF BIG POPPA'S AND KITTYHAWK IS OPENING AN ALL-DAY ITALIAN EATERY IN SURRY HILLS

        Caffe Bartolo will take over the old Bills site on Crown Street.

      • THIS 79-STOREY SYDNEY SKYSCRAPER COULD SOON BE THE CITY'S TALLEST RESIDENTIAL BUILDING

        The 270-metre-tall mixed-use tower will be constructed in the current George Street Event Cinemas space.

      • COLIN FASSNIDGE'S 4FOURTEEN RESTAURANT WILL BE REPLACED BY A RULE-BREAKING INDIAN EATERY

        Acclaimed chef Jessi Singh will open his first Sydney restaurant, Don't Tell Aunty, in the Surry Hills space this October.

      • THE MINDS BEHIND LP'S AND PORTENO ARE TEAMING UP TO OPEN A NEWTOWN PIZZA JOINT

        Bella Brutta is set to open its doors on King Street by September.

      • DOUGHNUT TIME IS SET TO MAKE A COMEBACK UNDER NEW OWNERSHIP

        Six new stores will open over the next few weeks.

      • THE OLD JAMIE'S ITALIAN SITE IN PARRAMATTA IS SET TO BECOME STEAK RESTAURANT CHOPHOUSE

        Matt Moran's Solotel will replicate its CBD steakhouse in the west.

      • TACO BELL HAS ANNOUNCED PLANS TO OPEN MORE STORES ACROSS AUSTRALIA

        With new stores expected to open before the end of the year.

      • ONE OF SYDNEY'S BEST PIZZERIAS IS OPENING AN ALL-DAY EATERY IN THE CBD NEXT MONTH

        Sister to Matteo Double Bay, this CBD destination boasts a dedicated mozzarella bar, a weekday aperitivo hour and a terrace primed for people-watching.

      • W HOTEL IS RETURNING TO SYDNEY AS PART OF A LUXURY DARLING HARBOUR DEVELOPMENT

        The development, set to open in 2020, will house an IMAX theatre and an infinity pool with views across the city.

      • SYDNEY'S ARCHIE ROSE IS EXPANDING ITS GIN EMPIRE AND OPENING A SECOND DISTILLERY

        The new Botany distillery will allow the distillers to produce even more bottles of its gin, whisky and vodka.

      • FRATELLI FRESH AND SAKE WILL OPEN AT MANLY WHARF LATER THIS YEAR

        The northern beaches wharf is currently getting a refurb — and the two Rockpool Dining Group restaurants will open in the new second storey.

      • ERSKINEVILLE'S SWANSON HOTEL MAY BE GETTING A NEW LEASE ON LIFE

        Though a simple pub reno isn't all that's being proposed for the 1930s pub.

      • SYDNEY'S CBD IS GETTING A 50-STOREY GLASS SKYSCRAPER

        The 200-metre-tall tower is part of a $2.7 billion Quay Quarter Sydney precinct.

      • THE TEAM BEHIND MELBOURNE'S MATCHA MYLKBAR IS BRINGING RADIOACTIVE-LOOKING PASTA TO SYDNEY

        Mark + Vinny's Spaghetti and Spritz Bar specialises in neon blue spirulina and bright-pink beetroot vegan pastas.

      • NEWTOWN'S CONTINENTAL DELI IS HEADED TO THE CBD

        The famed tinned cocktails are coming to the CBD.

      • PORT STEPHENS IS GETTING A NEW LUXURY WATERFRONT HOTEL

        Featuring 80 four-and-a-half-star rooms with views of either the river or bushland.

      • CASTLECRAG'S SHOPPING VILLAGE IS SET TO BE REDEVELOPED INTO A MAJOR FOOD PRECINCT

        The lower north shore shopping centre will be revamped by the developer of Chippendale's Kensington Street.

      • ITALIAN INSTITUTION BILL & TONI'S IS OPENING A SECOND SYDNEY RESTAURANT

        After 50 years in Darlinghurst, the business is expanding Cronulla, as well as Melbourne and the Gold Coast.

      • SYDNEY'S THREE-STOREY JACKSONS ON GEORGE WILL BE REBUILT AS A PUB OF THE FUTURE

        The new structure — developed by Lendlease — will be wrapped in ceramic tiles and feature an open-air terrace that opens up onto Circular Quay.

      • HYDE PARK IS GETTING A NEW INDOOR-OUTDOOR CAFE

        It will replace the old kiosk at Museum Station.

      • ROCKPOOL AND SAKE TO OPEN NEW RESTAURANTS IN PARRAMATTA

        Australian hospitality empire Rockpool Dining Group will open two of their cornerstone restaurants at upcoming dining and entertainment precinct 8 Phillip Street.

      • SYDNEY'S INNER WEST IS GETTING A NEW FOODIE PRECINCT

        A curated mix of eating, dining and shopping options is coming to Summer Hill's old flour mill.

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