Food and Drink

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.

New fast food outlets approved for Claremont Meadows

Penrith City Council has approved a Development Application (DA) for three fast food outlets with drive-through facilities in Claremont Meadows.

Our quest to find Penrith’s best hot chocolate

When it comes to comfort, it doesn’t get much better than a delicious hot chocolate in winter. Luckily, some of the best can be found right here in Penrith.

Kingswood Hotel to be knocked down as part of major redevelopment

The iconic Kingswood Hotel is getting set for a drastic overhaul after Penrith City Council approved a Development Application worth almost $70 million.

Dry July brings out Penrith’s best mocktails

Taking part in Dry July doesn't mean you have to compromise on a night out, or a delicious drink.

Reports of pie’s demise greatly exaggerated, at least in Penrith

Despite reports claiming there has been a decline in pie sales since the pandemic, Penrith locals are still consuming the meat and pastry delight in big numbers.

Penrith’s C Spot Café to close on June 24, new owner being sought

Penrith's C Spot Café, which is located in Elizabeth Arcade on High Street, will close its doors later this month - unless a new owner can be found.

“Strayed from the original spirit”: Checho’s walks back menu changes

They say the customer is always right and that’s been proven at one of Penrith’s most popular restaurants.

Penrith’s High Street social is closed – here’s why

High Street Social appears to have poured its last beer - with the landlord of the Penrith CBD venue taking possession of the premises.

New eateries approved in Glenmore Park

Plans for two new restaurants at the under-construction Glenmore Village development in Glenmore Park have been approved by Penrith City Council.

Penrith’s Blind Chef Café to close after two years in operation

Penrith's Blind Chef Café has announced its intention to close this Sunday after two years in operation.

Greek restaurant Avli to close its doors on June 25

Cranebrook-based Greek restaurant Avli has announced it will close its doors on June 25 after six years in operation.

The huge pizza that has people from all over Sydney flocking to St Marys

Certified Pizza Bar in St Marys has launched what might just be Australia’s biggest round pizza.

Five unique date night experiences in Penrith

Are you looking to book in your next date night? Here's five awesome date night options right here in Penrith.

The Bunker opens at Mulgoa

Good news, Penrith – your new favourite venue is finally open!

In The Spotlight: Chicken Treat

Beloved Western Australian restaurant brand Chicken Treat has flown the coop, opening its first store on the East Coast, in western Sydney.

DrinkWest stakes its claim as the place to meet in Penrith

The new DrinkWest Brewery is staking its claim as the home of footy pre-drinks, with a courtesy bus taking fans from the site to BlueBet Stadium for home games.

In The Spotlight: The River Boat Bar

Penrith’s nightlife offering is expanding but there is one unique venue that you really need to experience for yourself.

Take a fresh look at seafood: Barnacle Bill opens in Penrith

South Australian family favourite seafood franchise Barnacle Bill has just launched in the western suburbs!

Seven places in Penrith where kids eat free

Going out to dinner can be an expensive exercise, and it's especially frustrating when you're forking out for kids meals too. We've found five great dining options in Penrith where the kids eat free!