Sky Terrace is a rooftop bar that takes advantage of the expansive views over Sydney Harbour and the city skyline from the balcony of the Event Centre, atop The Star. Kick back and relax with a sunset...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/pyrmont/restaurant/sky-terrace-at-the-star
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.
Packed in like sardines, customers to this Potts Point stalwart know what they're here for, and it's certainly not the service or décor. You'll have to wait outside until you're briskly summoned ...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/potts-point/restaurant/dumpling-and-noodle-house
Get hot and spicy at Shalom Restaurant with an extensive menu of traditional and Westernised Indonesian dishes of spicy curries, soups and noodles suitable for the entire family. All dishes are served...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/sydney-cbd/restaurant/shalom-indonesian-restaurant
New York style delis are all the rage in Sydney and Lox Stock & Barrel is leading the charge. From the owners of Bondi's Brown Sugar, Lox Stock & Barrel has taken over the former site of Green...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/bondi-beach/restaurant/lox-stock-and-barrel
Part vintage collectable store, part coffee shop, The Old City is a jiving café on Balmain's Darling Street. The interior is made up of retro furniture, a grand piano, shelves brimming with old c...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/balmain/restaurant/the-old-city-cafe
Famed for flaky French croissants and arm-length baguettes, Le Comptoir in Annandale has evolved into a cute-as-a-button cafe. The pressed metal ceilings and burnt brulee walls add a lovely warming to...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/annandale/restaurant/le-comptoir
Located on the Cleveland Street end of trendy Crown Street, Mr Fox is a welcome change from the food-focused 2010 postcode. The atmosphere is welcoming with a chalkboard wall that rivals great art ins...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/surry-hills/restaurant/mr-fox
Trevi Ristorante Bar & Lounge is located in the heart of Penrith, around 50 minutes drive from the Sydney CBD. Owned and operated by the Cagliostro family, Trevi boasts sleek lines, modern dé...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/penrith/restaurant/ristorante-trevi
Bondi's Best Seafood aims to serve what its name proclaims, in a relaxed dining room on Campbell Parade, just minutes from the shores of North Bondi Beach. The laid-back restaurant welcomes guests wit...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/north-bondi/restaurant/bondis-best
Just a short walk from Maroubra beach, The North End is a retro, beach-house inspired restaurant and café. It's casual, with a bookshelf to keep the kids entertained, and, keeping things fresh, t...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/maroubra/restaurant/the-north-end-cafe