A short walk from Circular Quay, Yayoi is an 80 seat Japanese restaurant and sake bar that specialises in Japanese home-cooked style set meals called ‘teishoku’. These meals include a perf...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-yayoi.aspx
Food and wine in Sydney
Where to eat in Sydney
Treat yourself to a mouth-watering taste of Sydney's best food and wine, served in stunning locations around the city. An ever-growing list of gourmet restaurants, boutique cafes and casual pubs means you'll never be short of inspiration on where to eat in Sydney. If you enjoy stylish venues with excellent food, wine and service, make sure you visit some of the restaurants that feature on the S.Pellegrino World's 50 Best Restaurants list: Tetsuya's, Quay, Marque and Momofuku Seiobo.
In this diverse, multicultural city, you'll find an amazing range of food and wine experiences. Discover the delicious cuisines of Italy, Greece and Turkey on a tour with Gourmet Safaris, or meet local producers from boutique brewers and coffee roasters to spice merchants and smallgoods specialists on an Ultimately Sydney Gourmet Tour. Food events and weekly farmers markets give you the chance to buy local produce, become a master chef at a short cooking class or visit the Sydney Fish Market Seafood School.
Looking for a unique Sydney dining moment? Visit the funky noodle bar at Ms G's, or try the legendary fish and chips from The Boathouse at Palm Beach, modern Vietnamese at Luke Nguyen's Red Lantern in Surry Hills, and organic, biodynamic and sustainable fare at Billy Kwong, also in Surry Hills. Want dessert? Adriano Zumbo's Rozelle Cafe produces a sublime chocolate cocoon, a chocolate forest is on offer at Sepia in the city and Black Star Pastry in Newtown has fabulous chocolate eclairs and cakes.
Enjoy spectacular Sydney views at many locations around the city. Dine by the water at Quay on Sydney Harbour, The Bar at the End of the Wharf in Walsh Bay, The Boathouse at Palm Beach, The Bucket List in Bondi, The Sailor's Club at Rose Bay, Hugos Manly and The Bathers' Pavilion at Balmoral Beach. Jonah's at Whale Beach is also well worth the trip to the Northern Beaches.
The pub scene in Sydney is buzzing in winter. Visit The Rocks for a heritage feel at the Lord Nelson Brewery Hotel, Orient Hotel and The Glenmore. The Tilbury Hotel in Woolloomooloo, The Welcome Hotel in Rozelle and the Marlborough Hotel in Newtown are also all great spots to visit.
Sydney food and wine
In recent years, Sydney has become a world-class dining destination. Acclaimed chefs are committed to producing beautiful food served in the stunning natural locations for which Sydney is famous – by Sydney Harbour, overlooking a golden beach or idyllic waterway. Three Sydney city restaurants are included in the S.Pellegrino World's Best Restaurants list – Tetsuya's, Quay and Marque. Book ahead and you'll enjoy a unique dining experience in Sydney.
In Sydney, you'll find a world of cafes, bars and pubs thriving in a city that has a temperate climate and casual lifestyle, perfect for rooftop bars and alfresco dining. You can also learn to cook, join a gourmet safari tour and taste the best of global cuisine from yum cha and dumplings to fresh pasta and mezze plates to share. There are some exciting food events in Sydney throughout the year - but Crave Sydney International Food Festival in October is the biggest and most mouth-watering event. Weekly farmers markets supply seasonal produce for keen chefs and diners while gourmet produce shops, gelato shops and bakeries supply the best of the basics.
The Treehouse Hotel is North-Sydney’s go-to destination, reeling in an after-work drinks crowds that packs out the venue night after night. The sprawling tree house courtyard has candy-striped b...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-thetreehousehotel.aspx
A blink-and-you’ll-miss-it bar where an intimate atmosphere and luxe decor hark back to an era of 1950’s glamour. Pan-American flavours dominate the tapas-style menu, coupled with luscious...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-missmarleys.aspx
Try Thai dining with a difference at this classy North Sydney institution. A restaurant favourite for a business power-lunch, the food at Prasit's Northside Thai is authentic Thai with a few modern tw...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-prasitsnorthsidethai.aspx
The chef isn’t the only happy one at this cheap and cheerful King Street restaurant; Newtown locals walk out of Happy Chef every night with great big smiles. It’s cheap, the servings are h...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-happychef.aspx
Nab a spot in the sun at North Bondi’s celebrated cafe, restaurant and wine bar, Jo and Willy’s Depot, where legendary brekkies and tasting plates have the locals talking. Saunter from bea...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-joandwillysdepot.aspx
Situated in the vibrant Brighton le Sands, Cafe Neptune offers you exquisite Modern Australian cuisine with an Italian and Mediterranean influence. Cafe Neptune has an exclusive 70 seated/standing fun...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-cafeneptune.aspx
Brown Sugar is located a short walk from Bondi Beach and is a neighbourhood cafe by day and candlelit bistro by night. Both settings offer guests the best in Mod Oz dining, with a focus on local organ...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-brownsugar.aspx
Following a $10 million facelift, the Belrose Hotel has swung open its doors to reveal a lofty bar, dining and entertainment areas and a menu glowing with impressive restaurant-quality dishes. One of ...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-belrosehotel.aspx
Anyone who’s anyone has paid a visit to Darlinghurst’s super cool Lo -Fi. The bar sports an impressive list of classic cocktails, as well as blackboard specials, but the brews at this inst...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-lofi.aspx