Le Pelican is a darling of a restaurant that is robust and passionate when it comes to rustic French fare from the Basque region. With its quietly confident edge fused with undeniable passion, Le Peli...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/surry-hills/restaurant/le-pelican-bistro
Surry Hills Restaurants
Restaurants in Surry Hills
Sydney’s temperate climate means that café strips in Surry Hills are buzzing with people enjoying great food year-round. In Crown Street, in particular, there are stretches of restaurants, pubs and cafés.
Surry Hills has dozens of ethnic restaurants offering constantly changing variety, originality and value for money. Foreign and Australian chefs apply Asian and European cooking techniques to fresh local ingredients to produce food with different flavours and textures.
European cuisine is represented in its purest form and continues to attract a following for the quality French, Italian, German and Balkan cooking.
Thai and Vietnamese restaurants also abound and are usually modestly priced. Japanese restaurants and sushi bars offer quick, tasty, sustaining and cheap lunches and snacks.
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This madly multi-tasking Surry Hills' eatery juggles its daytime cafe and bakery business with its after hours activities as a tranquil Thai restaurant. A bakery in the French vein, or boulangerie, al...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/surry-hills/restaurant/taste-bakery-and-restaurant
It might not have quite the cachet of its Catalonian second cousin, but with so many ‘authentic' tapas restaurants popping up around Sydney it's nevertheless refreshing to see this little gem co...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/surry-hills/restaurant/el-bulli-surry-hills
Once a downtown nightclub space, now converted into palace of Greek food and entertainment. The spacious area has been transformed into an extravagant, lively venue perfect for parties. Nude statues r...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/surry-hills/restaurant/the-mediterranean
Dragoncello is a hipster hangout that joins the other trendy watering holes on Surry Hills' main drag. The property is simply fit out in industrial chic style, with just the right combination of expos...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/surry-hills/restaurant/dragoncello
You can now enjoy a dash of breakfast and a trim (simultaneously) at the cafe-come-hair salon, Cleveland's in Surry Hills. Co-owner Harry Levy, who has a bundle of barista experience under his belt, i...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/surry-hills/restaurant/clevelands
Pushing the boundaries between casual café and gourmet dining space, Devon is the latest café to hit Surry Hills' soil. Owner Derek Puah has rallied up an impressive team with former Bistro ...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/surry-hills/restaurant/devon-cafe
What's in a name? Erez Gordon, owner of Balmain's popular Bistro Bruno and now Bishop Sessa, can answer this – apparently quite a bit of money. Formerly called Crown Street Assembly, this Surry ...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/surry-hills/restaurant/bishop-sessa
Italy and Jamaica join hands at Surry Hills' The Forresters Hotel. The pub's owners have refurbished its first level, which is now Queenie's. With the opening of the new restaurant, the hearty pizza a...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/surry-hills/restaurant/queenies-at-the-forresters-hotel
It's a Mexican fiesta in Surry Hills at Agave Restaurante Mexico, which has been serving up its popular southern flavours well before the craze hit. Blurring the line between authentic and Tex-Mex sty...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/surry-hills/restaurant/agave-restaurante
Tucked away amongst the terrace houses of Bourke Street, Fico, which is Italian for ‘cool', is just that. From the team behind Il Baretto, this neighbourhood wine bar is lilliputian in size but ...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/surry-hills/restaurant/fico-vino-e-cucina
The boho vibe and mismatched furniture lends this little cafe a touch of cool. A gorgeous double fronted cafe with large windows that front on to Crown Street; glamorous patrons spill onto the street ...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/surry-hills/restaurant/kawa-cafe
Like any good Crown Street cafe, the atmosphere at Fouratefive is edgy, retro and sophisticated. The aroma of fresh coffee attracts people off the street and up the stairs. Their bircher muesli is ren...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/surry-hills/restaurant/fouratefive
Spice I Am restaurant has wooed Sydney-siders with its fiery fare and simple surrounds, making for an authentic taste of Thailand in inner-city Sydney. After opening in 2004 to the rapture of Thai din...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/surry-hills/restaurant/spice-i-am-surry-hills
It's been around since 1912, but Bar Cleveland can still hold its own against the hippest drinking holes in Surry Hills. The establishment has retained its art deco charm but modern touches add comfor...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/surry-hills/restaurant/bar-cleveland
Surry Hills is best known for its hip hangouts and when you taste the homemade pasta at Pasta Emilia, you'll want to make it your regular, whether you're a hipster or not. From your seat in the cafe, ...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/surry-hills/restaurant/pasta-emilia
The team behind Spice I Am is back, this time bringing a bit of heat to Elizabeth Street in Surry Hills with new restaurant, House. Prepare your tastebuds for a sizzling as they experience the virtues...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/surry-hills/restaurant/house
Located in the basement of Martin Boetz's Sydney Longrain Empire is the uber-trendy cocktail bar appropriately situated in Surry Hills....https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/surry-hills/restaurant/longrain-cocktail-bar
Still open after 30 years, Fatima was the first time for many. Aging foodies will recall their first encounter in high school - of beguiling nipple-slipping belly dancers, ladies fingers, addictive fa...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/surry-hills/restaurant/fatimas-lebanese-restaurant