Mayor Darcy Byrne’s Guide to Leichhardt’s Best

September 17, 2013 at 10:01 pm

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Councillor Darcy Byrne is well known as an articulate and passionate advocate for change and renewal in his local area. Growing up in Balmain, he has been a life-long resident of Leichhardt Municipality which includes the suburbs of Leichhardt, Balmain, Rozelle, Lilyfield, Annandale and Birchgrove. In 2008 he was elected to Leichhardt Council as a Councillor and today continues to fight for a more fun, affordable and fairer Sydney. When he’s not managing the Glebe Youth Service or pushing for positive change, he can be found at the following six great locations within the Leichhardt Municipality, as shared via Posse:

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The Bean

Breakfast at The Bean. Photo: facebook.com/thebeanrozelle

Breakfast at The Bean. Photo: facebook.com/thebeanrozelle

This is a standout in Rozelle’s emerging cafe strip for great coffee and weekend brekkie.

Little Sicily

Home made tortellini. Photo:

Home made tortellini. Photo:

In a precinct famous for Italian food, this is a standout.

3 Weeds Rozelle

Kingfish Carpaccio with parsley and olive salad. Photo: facebook.com/3Weeds

Kingfish Carpaccio with parsley and olive salad. Photo: facebook.com/3Weeds

A great example of how to modernise a pub without losing character.

Vanilla Room

Signature sour apple martini. Photo: vanillaroom.com.au

Signature sour apple martini. Photo: vanillaroom.com.au

Great cocktails and a pioneer in the Inner West’s growing small bar scene.

Finola’s

Finola's at Balmain Bowling Club. Photo: urbanwalkabout.com

Finola’s at Balmain Bowling Club. Photo: urbanwalkabout.com

No one does family friendly, comfort cuisine like the Irish.

The Annandale Hotel

Annandale Hotel. Photo: facebook.com/theannandalehotel

Annandale Hotel. Photo: facebook.com/theannandalehotel

It’s an icon, it’s been saved as a music venue and now everyone should check out a gig there and show their support.

 

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