La Scala on Jersey is a sophisticated Modern Italian Restaurant and cocktail bar, located above the iconic Light Brigade Hotel in Paddington Woollahra. The grand travertine staircase leads you up to a...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/woollahra/restaurant/la-scala-on-jersey
With trendy cafes, art galleries, fashion boutiques and terrace houses lining the streets, Paddington is undeniably chic. Home to some of Australia's best emerging fashion labels, Paddington is also the location of some of Sydney's finest restaurants. There is a great combination of elegant restaurants and casual dining in Paddington, alongside a number of fine local drinking establishments.
If you're looking for a luxurious dining experience, there are a number of restaurants in Paddington that have been awarded one or more 'chef hats'. Set in green gardens, hidden amongst the terraces, or along the vibrant Oxford Street, a fine dining experience in Paddington can be found to suit any plans you make.
With Oxford Street bustling to the west, you can find casual dining in Paddington to suit an early meal or a late night bite. There are loads of inviting and quick meal options at Five Ways, with pizza and Thai being local favourites. Heritage pubs appear on almost every corner, with delicious bistro meals and great vibes.
Paddington is also home to a large number of relaxed cafe style dining options. Serving great coffees and interesting variations on all your favourite cafe meals (including big breakfast cures for hangovers), cafes in Paddington are great for a spot of people watching.
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The team that used to run Arthur's Pizza, and now runs Young Alfred in the Quay, has opened restaurant Love Supreme just 500 metres from the site of the old Arthurs in Paddington. $10 CORKAGE....https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/paddington/restaurant/love-supreme
With authentic Italian cuisine and a dining room adorned with fabulous artwork, Lucio's Italian Restaurant is one of Paddington's proudest achievements. Owner and chef Lucio Galletto OAM hails from a ...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/paddington/restaurant/lucios-italian-restaurant
Tucked away in the Queen Street alcove that was once home to Bills, Luxe has big shoes to fill. Luxe knows its luxury-accustomed audience, filling their glass cabinet with daily salads loaded with on-...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/woollahra/restaurant/luxe-woollahra
Max Brenner is a specialist chocolate store and cafe in the inner city suburb of Paddington, serving every kind of chocolate in the most creative ways. Cafe style food is available, but the beverages ...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/paddington/restaurant/max-brenner
An unusually unpretentious restaurant in upmarket Woollahra, Nostimo is a local favourite for lazy brunches and people watching. The breakfast menu offers everything you'd expect of a cafe, but come l...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/woollahra/restaurant/nostimo
One Moncur is a classy establishment for those who believe celebration must be undertaken with bubbles. One of Sydney's few champagne bars, One Moncur offers over 30 champagnes and snacks to match, in...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/woollahra/restaurant/one-moncur
Paddington Alimentari is a very Italian little deli-cafe-restaurant on one of the prettier streets in residential Paddington, with a friendly neighbourhood feel and coffee worthy of its Italian herita...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/paddington/restaurant/paddington-alimentari
The Paddington Arms Hotel is an Eastern Suburbs institution and it is welcoming Colin Fassnidge from Four In Hand Dining Room to its kitchen. The menu is affordable and caters to everyone's tastes wit...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/paddington/restaurant/paddington-arms-hotel
Boasting gastro pub fare and a tempting wine, beer and cocktail selection, The Paddington Inn is a popular local haunt and restaurant. Casual yet stylish, this fashionable hangout is an ideal setting ...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/paddington/restaurant/paddington-inn
Paddo Bowls is the perfect excuse for a break from the green, serving restaurant quality food within stylish surrounds. The bistro serves up everything from your hearty burger with crispy fries to del...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/paddington/restaurant/paddo-bowls-bistro
A bunch of young chefs have been given the reins to Pinbone,(formerly Buzo's) to have some fun. A menu full of whimsical dishes such as chocolate crackles with daubs of chicken liver parfait is the re...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/woollahra/restaurant/pinbone
If it's the crème de la crème of dine in or take away gourmet pizzas you seek, then look no further than Pizza Moncur on Queen Street Woollahra. Enjoy a pizza within the stylish, wooden and ...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/woollahra/restaurant/pizza-moncur
If your tastes are on the side of classic over trendy, the refined Print Room in the centre of Paddington's fashion district will have you feeling right at home. A glamourous cocktail bar with a worn ...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/paddington/restaurant/print-room-paddington
The Royal Hotel located in trendy Paddington, is currently undergoing a major renovation. The bar and bottle shop are currently open however the upstairs restaurant is closed reopening in July.A local...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/paddington/restaurant/royal-hotel-paddington
Sea Cow is the type of restaurant that you can visit night after night. It's healthy (if you want it to be), casual, BYO and value-for-money. The seafood-dedicated menu comes battered or fried, with s...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/paddington/restaurant/sea-cow
The Sonoma empire has spread its wings, taking residence just down from Bondi Junction on Edgecliff Road. Sitting beside a handful of cute boutiques such as Little Joe, Sambag and Mud homewares, this ...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/woollahra/restaurant/sonoma-bakery-cafe-woollahra
This Paddington haunt has long been providing locals with their daily sourdough fix. The first of the three Sonoma bakery cafes brought us is conveniently located at Five Ways, and is open for breakfa...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/paddington/restaurant/sonoma-bakery-cafe-paddington
Housed in the former Claude’s space on Oxford Street, Sura by Ku presents the polar opposite of its French fine dining predecessor. The restaurant’s focus is on modern Asian cuisine, with ...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/woollahra/restaurant/sura-by-ku
Fast, healthy fare has made its way to Paddington in the form of Thaina Box, a no-fuss restaurant and takeaway dishing up budget-friendly Thai favourites. Starting with a Bondi Beach eatery 10 years a...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/paddington/restaurant/thaina-box-paddington