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4° & CLEAR SKY ON FRIDAY 19 JULY IN SYDNEY
By Shannon Connellan
July 13, 2019
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    New Sydney Openings to Put in Your Diary

    By Shannon Connellan
    July 13, 2019
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      • Food & Drink

        Erskineville's Swanson Hotel Will Finally be Resurrected as the Kurrajong Later This Month

        The team behind Gurdys is bringing the pub back to life with lots of craft beer and good pub grub.

      • Food & Drink

        Ragazzi Is the CBD's Soon-to-Open Minimal-Intervention Wine and Pasta Bar by the Love, Tilly Devine Crew

        Here, you'll be able to pair a pasta (or two) off the daily-changing menu with one of the 250 bottles of Italian and Australian wine.

      • Food & Drink

        Surry Hills' Beloved Dimitri's Is Reopening as a Three-Level Pizza Joint and Bar on Oxford Street

        The location is six times the size and the pizza is the best it has ever been.

      • Food & Drink

        A Ten-Seat Degustation-Only Japanese Restaurant Is Coming to Sydney's CBD

        Kuro will open in a heritage-listed building on Kent Street, alongside a more casual Japanese restaurant and bar.

      • Food & Drink

        Sydney Ramen Favourite Chaco Bar Is Opening a New Yakitori Joint in Potts Point

        It'll serve up a range of Fukuoka-style skewers, while the OG Darlinghurst location will focus exclusively on ramen.

      • Food & Drink

        El Camino Cantina Is Set to Open Its Third Colourful New Tex-Mex Joint in Sydney

        The 350-seat eatery will bring giant margaritas and a slew of Tex-Mex dishes to the Entertainment Quarter.

      • Food & Drink

        Ester's Mat Lindsay Is Opening a Tiny Ten-Seat Shawarma Bar in Surry Hills

        It will have just four menu items: lamb, falafel, a breakfast wrap and a 'not' halal snack pack.

      • Food & Drink

        Merivale Is Set to Open Four New Bars and Restaurants in Sydney's CBD This Year

        It'll include a Felix-style cocktail bar, a casual Middle Eastern eatery, a sister to Bondi's Totti's and a new Mexican joint.

      • Food & Drink

        Dan Hong Is Set to Resurrect Merivale's Award-Winning Restaurant and Cocktail Bar Lotus

        After 11 years, Lotus will return to its Potts Point digs for a pop-up later this year.

      • Food & Drink

        A Pokemon-Inspired Bar Is Popping Up in Australia So You Can Catch 'Em All Over a Cocktail

        The Pokebars will pop up in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane with themed food, cocktails and 'battles'.

      • Food & Drink

        The Good Place Is the New Completely Gluten-Free Eatery Set to Open Across Australia

        The dietary requirement-friendly spot has opened in Sydney's south — and four more stores are planned for NSW and Queensland.

      • Food & Drink

        Potts Point's Former Fratelli Fresh Site Will Soon Be Home to a New Modern French Brasserie

        With a 250-strong wine list and a former Est chef creating a menu of French classics.

      • Food & Drink

        Six New Eateries Have Been Announced for Darling Square's Soon-to-Open Exchange Building

        When the food hall opens later this year, it will be hawking everything from Sri Lankan hoppers to Spanish tapas and luxe bubble teas.

      • Food & Drink

        The World's Best Chef Massimo Bottura Is Opening a Restaurant in Sydney

        He's teaming up with OzHarvest to open a restaurant for the city's vulnerable communities — and possibly the general public.

      • Design & Style

        Green Square Is Getting a Futuristic Residential Development with Its Own Food-Filled Laneway

        The Japanese-designed Infinity by Crown Group will be home to a noodle house, sashimi restaurant and all-day European diner.

      • Food & Drink

        Balmain's Historic Fenwick Building Is Set to be Transformed Into a Cafe and Gallery Space

        The heritage-listed waterfront building will enter a new era when it reopens later this year.

      • Food & Drink

        The CBD's Next Food-Filled Laneway Is Set to Launch Alongside Steam Mill Lane in Darling Square

        Wander down Electric Treat Street and you'll soon find Filipino fare, a new store by the Devon cafe team, doughnuts and bubble tea aplenty.

      • Food & Drink

        Sushi E Chef Nobuyuki Ura Is Opening a New Japanese Restaurant in The Rocks

        Located in a heritage-listed sandstone building, the restaurant will have panoramic harbour views and next-level Japanese fare.

      • Design & Style

        Marrickville Metro Will Score a Massive New Dining Precinct as Part of a $140 Million Upgrade

        A neighbouring abandoned warehouse will be transformed into a new food precinct with fresh food markets and a Coles 'black label' concept store.

      • Food & Drink

        US Bakery Chain Cinnabon Is Bringing Its Sticky Scrolls to Australia

        The first two outposts will open in Queensland later this year, with many more to follow in other states.

      • Food & Drink

        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.

      • Design & Style

        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.

      • Food & Drink

        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.

      • Food & Drink

        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.

      • Design & Style

        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.

      • Food & Drink

        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.

      • Travel & Leisure

        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.

      • Food & Drink

        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.

      • Travel & Leisure

        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.

      • Food & Drink

        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.

      • Design & Style

        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.

      • Travel & Leisure

        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.

      • Food & Drink

        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.

      • Design & Style

        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.

      • Food & Drink

        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.

      • Food & Drink

        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.

      • Design & Style

        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.

      • Food & Drink

        Hyde Park Is Getting a New Indoor-Outdoor Cafe

        It will replace the old kiosk at Museum Station.

      • Food & Drink

        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.

      • Food & Drink

        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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