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21° & CLOUDY ON TUESDAY 11 DECEMBER IN SYDNEY
By Shannon Connellan
December 08, 2018
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    New Sydney Openings to Put in Your Diary

    The newbies we're counting the days for.
    By Shannon Connellan
    December 08, 2018
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      • SCOUT, ONE OF LONDON'S BEST COCKTAIL BARS, IS OPENING INSIDE SURRY HILLS' DOLPHIN HOTEL NEXT YEAR

        The world-famous cocktail bar is known for producing no waste and using hyperlocal ingredients.

      • DOUGHNUT TIME'S COMEBACK HAS STARTED WITH THE OPENING OF TWO NEW BRISBANE STORES

        It's also opening two Gold Coast spots and three Melbourne stores before the end of 2018.

      • ENMORE'S THE DUKE IS REOPENING WITH VEGAN-FRIENDLY FARE AND HEAPS OF NATURAL WINE

        It's had a facelift and is relaunching just in time for summer.

      • 4 PINES BREWING IS OPENING A SMALL BEER AND BURGER JOINT IN SURRY HILLS

        Expect burgers piled high with deep-fried cheese, habanero chicken and prawns.

      • WATERLOO IS GETTING A NEW FIVE-BUILDING RESIDENTIAL DEVELOPMENT WITH ITS OWN JAPANESE DINING PRECINCT

        Mastery by Crown Group will have a diverse spread of eateries to complement its luxury, Japanese-designed residences.

      • THIS IS WHAT THE HUGE NEW SYDNEY FISH MARKET WILL LOOK LIKE IN 2023

        The new $250 million precinct will boast a curved scale-like roof, a waterside promenade and a new ferry stop.

      • DARLING SQUARE'S EXCHANGE BUILDING WILL SOON BE HOME TO FIVE NEW EATERIES FROM TOP SYDNEY CHEFS

        Including Andy Bowdy's Saga and a Japanese pasta joint by the Ume crew.

      • BARN IS NSW'S NEW OUT-OF-TOWN RESTAURANT AND BOUTIQUE HOTEL FROM THE ACCLAIMED BIOTA TEAM

        Located on a 100-acre property in East Kangaloon, it sleeps just four people and serves dinner only two nights per month.

      • SYDNEY'S CBD WILL SCORE TWO NEW SPRAWLING ROOFTOP RESTAURANTS NEXT YEAR

        A 400-seater modern Cantonese eatery and a multi-faceted Middle Eastern restaurant will both open atop Westfield Sydney in 2019.

      • SURRY HILLS SHOPPING VILLAGE IS SET TO UNDERGO A DRASTIC MODERN REDEVELOPMENT

        The designs for the redevelopment — which includes the addition of 157 apartments — have just been released.

      • TACO BELL WILL OPEN 50 NEW STORES ACROSS AUSTRALIA IN THE NEXT THREE YEARS

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

      • SURRY HILLS IS GETTING A NEW MULTIMILLION-DOLLAR BOUTIQUE LANEWAY HOTEL

        The 12-storey hotel will have a basement swimming pool, plant-filled rooftop and in-house restaurant and bar.

      • THE GOLDEN CENTURY TEAM WILL OPEN A NEW CONTEMPORARY CHINESE RESTAURANT IN HAYMARKET

        The new Darling Square eatery will be helmed by the son of the Sydney institution's original owners.

      • THE TEAM BEHIND SURRY HILLS PIZZA JOINT MAYBE FRANK IS SET TO OPEN A CBD COCKTAIL BAR

        Maybe Sammy will be led by the restaurant's award-winning barman Andrea Gualdi.

      • MELBOURNE HAMBURGER HAVEN HUXTABURGER WILL OPEN 20 NEW STORES ACROSS AUSTRALIA

        It's aiming to open more stores in Vic, WA, the ACT and NSW over the next four years — and has plans to expand across Asia, too.

      • 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.

      • 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.

      • 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.

      • 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.

      • 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.

      • 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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