Your Say: What makes a great pub?

October 21, 2016
What makes a great local pub? “Sports on the television. Actually, even better, letting the customers control what sport is on the television.” Michael, Summer Hill “Simple. Cheap beers.” Gabe, Leichhardt “A place where you […]

Inner Best: Martin Hocknell

October 7, 2016
Having lived in the Summer Hill area for years, Alex Fensham and his friend Martin Hocknell often found themselves complaining about the lack of local bars to catch up in. After hearing this sentiment reflected […]

Roadtest: Marrickville venues

June 9, 2016
Emma McConnell reviews the performance venues that keep the Inner West’s creative heart beating. Gasoline Pony: Located on Marrickville Road, the Gasoline Pony accommodates for those craving entertainment as well as some hearty refreshment. The […]

Roadtest: Date Night

February 5, 2016
Let’s face it; you just don’t have a choice in some things. Winter will always come around, Sydney Buses will always be late (especially when it rains) and every single year you will feel pressured […]

Road test – Acting Young with an Old Fashioned

April 13, 2015
Don’t call me old-fashioned but what is this drink? After struggling to find an ‘on trend’ concept for this week’s Road Test I posed the question to my exceedingly trendy friend over coffee. Imagine, if […]

The 2014 Ciao Awards

December 23, 2014
The Surveys are in. The polls have been checked. The competition was tough, but we’ve named them and you heard it here first! Mr Inner West The local member for Drummoyne John Sidoti has earned […]

Roadtest: Drunk On Glebe

November 7, 2014
With summer approaching faster than you can say “slip slop slap”, this silly season we thought we’d get acquainted with the best watering holes Glebe has to offer. These bars are so cozy you’ll think […]

Rant: the spread of Americana

September 29, 2014
Sydney’s Americana bar scene is sliding its grease-laden ways into the restaurants and bistros of the Inner West. On any night of the week, keen customers can visit a grungy New York dive, a low-lit […]