Enmore Road has an interesting mix of cheap and cheerful and casual local restaurants. King Street newtown is an easy walk to some of the city's best ethnic eateries, and down to Marrickville you will find excellent Greek and Vietnamese food.
In the local area there are numerous state schools of all levels, private schools of the calibre of Newington and the Newtown High School of Performing Arts. Enmore will keep you entertained with its interesting mix of specialty stores, delicatessens and basic services. To the north is King Street newtown, and to the south is Marrickville Metro with its supermarkets and specialty retailers. The Dendy Cinema in Newtown is also within easy walking distance.
Thos intent of pumping iron only have to take a short aerobic walk to Newtown with its numerous gyms and fitness centres. There are plenty of local ovals and parks to wander around, and for joggers there are some pretty back streets and a few hills to challenge you.