Food and Drink

The Bavarian suddenly closes its Westfield Penrith location

German restaurant The Bavarian has suddenly closed its Penrith location, exiting the Westfield centre.
Vincent Wong is celebrating 40 years of Happy Inn. Photo: Melinda Jane.

40 years of delicious meals at Penrith’s happiest restaurant

Iconic Penrith restaurant Happy Inn is soon to celebrate its 40th birthday, having opened on High Street on February 1, 1984. Owner Vincent Wong recalls...

New King reigns at popular café

One of Penrith's most popular cafes has a new owner.

Japanese restaurant Okami placed in administration

All-you-can-eat Japanese restaurant chain Okami - which has a site in Penrith - has been placed into voluntary administration.

Five places to eat out on Christmas Day

If you’re looking to take Christmas lunch on the road this year, here’s five options here in Penrith…

Harriet’s Chicken hatches at West HQ

Chicken lovers rejoice - Harriet's Chicken has landed just down the road at West HQ.

21 Mochas delivers coffee with a twist

A brand-new venue has just opened its doors in Emu Plains, and it’s offering an Australian-first experience that’s set to turn heads.

Penrith’s Elk Bar sets December 1 opening date

Be prepared to step into the forest when Penrith’s most anticipated new venue finally opens its doors next month.

New slice of history for iconic Penrith sandwich shop

They’ve been in Penrith, St Marys and Cranebrook. Now, the newest Murrays Sandwich Shop location has officially opened in Emu Plains.

Get Ready for the Ultimate Culinary Mashup: Checho’s x Smoking Gringos Kitchen Collab

Hola, foodies and fiesta lovers! We’ve got some sizzling news for you.

The Bunker’s next location revealed

Penrith is about to welcome its second Bunker venue!

Five Penrith restaurants we wish would return

We're looking back in time and name five Penrith restaurants from the past we're desperate to eat at one more time...

Popular chicken restaurant El Jannah to be closed for several weeks

Penrith charcoal chicken restaurant El Jannah is closed after a fire broke out in an electric motor last week.

Betty’s Burgers confirms Penrith opening by Christmas

Betty's Burgers is coming to Westfield Penrith.

Burger Head to close its Penrith restaurant

After seven years in Penrith, Burger Head has announced the closure of its Henry Street outlet.

Taj of the Valley to close on August 26

Long-standing Penrith Indian restaurant Taj of the Valley has announced it will close its doors next weekend.

New upscale restaurant, Marcel, to open in Penrith

Upscale restaurant Marcel Bar and Bistro is set to transform Penrith's dining scene with a dazzling showcase of the region’s produce, design and history.

The Bunker at your door!

Everything you know and love about The Bunker will soon be available straight to your door, so you can get the amazing Bunker experience at home.

Glenmore Park favourite to close after two decades

Glenmore Park’s Asian Pearl Chinese Restaurant will close its doors next month.

Recruitment begins at The Orchard

The much-anticipated launch of The Orchard is fast approaching, and  the exciting recruitment phase of the process is underway.