Restaurants

Bella Brutta

Restaurant

Serving a pizza style all its own. Plus natural Italian wines, cannoli and tiramisu.

GRK Souvlaki

Restaurant

Traditional Greek gyros, souvlaki and mastiha.

Chicken Shop

Restaurant

Old-school burgers and rotisserie chicken like you used to get after school.

Flying Tong

Restaurant

Some of the best Korean fried chicken in town.

Calaveras

Restaurant

Traditional Mexican food and not-so-traditional Margaritas.

Botany View Hotel

Restaurant

A revamped pub and live-music venue in a quiet part of Newtown.

Cafes

Either Or

Cafe

Smoked-salmon poke with a long black? Or a lamb, chip and tzatziki smørrebrød with a beer?

Rolling Penny

Cafe

A neighbourhood cafe inspired by healthy eating and comforting old faithfuls.

Greek Vegan Bakery Newtown

Cafe

Vegan spanakopita, moussaka with baked eggplants and cinnamon cookies.

Satellite Cafe

Cafe

Since 1996 this backstreet hangout has been a community hub for Newtown locals.

1989 Kitchen and Arcade

Cafe

Free coffee if you beat any high scores.

Handcraft Specialty Coffee

Cafe

Reps Melbourne's best coffee roasters alongside a compact menu.

Bars

Continental Deli Bar and Bistro

Bar

Relax with "Mar-tinnies" and tinned seafood.

The Midnight Special

Bar

This quiet small bar offers a break from busier local pubs.

PG’s

Bar

A two-level speakeasy hidden behind a bookcase.

Mary's Newtown

Bar

Sydney’s most influential burger joint.

Holey Moley

Bar

Cocktails and minigolf.

She Loves You

Bar

A bar serving wines and cocktails with a focus on native ingredients.

Shops

P&V Wine & Liquor Merchants

Shop

Natural wines, local beers and paper bags of Wapengo oysters make a perfect picnic at dog-watching hour at nearby Camperdown Memorial Rest Park. Test

A Loft Story

Shop

A dog-friendly cafe, hairdresser, beauty salon and retail concept rolled into one plant-filled creative space.

The Pie Tin Newtown

Shop

Away from the bustle of King Street, The Pie Tin is pretty clear on its specialty.

The Collective Ensemble

Shop

South King's Collective Ensemble curates an impressive selection of vintage wears.

Gelato Blue

Shop

A vegan-friendly gelateria where everything is produced in-house.

Black Star Pastry Newtown

Shop

Home to the famous strawberry-watermelon cake.