Cafe Nino is the sort of restaurant everyone wishes was just around the corner. Located in the heart of trendy Woollahra, Café Nino is described by their loyal regulars as a “gem of a rest...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-cafenino.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.
A stroll along the harbour will take you to El-Phoenician in Walsh Bay. The second restaurant from the El-Bayeh family boasts waterfront views, a meticulous interior and a wine list developed by noted...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-elphoenicianwalshbay.aspx
From the restaurant group behind Sydney’s yum cha institution Golden Century in Haymarket comes The Century restaurant. Located at The Star, this 250-seater restaurant will feature various priva...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-thecentury.aspx
Favoloso Espresso Bar, part produce and deli store, part restaurant and cafe, works harmoniously to deliver a delicious slice of Italy to Bronte. Choc-a-block full of Italian goodies, this is a true l...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-favolosoespressobar.aspx
Merivale’s take on a classic Aussie favourite, The Fish Shop is the joint venture of Bistrode CBD Chef Jeremy Strode and Justin Hemmes. The menu features all your fishy favourites while the fito...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-thefishshop.aspx
Beach Burrito Co. combines the lazy beach culture of Australia with the tantalising flavours of Mexico. Through their extensive menu of specialty burritos, fajitas, quesadillas, nachos and tacos, beac...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-beachburritocompanynewtown.aspx
Just 10 minutes' walk from Bondi's famous surf and sand is Shuk, a corner cafe built on the tradition of the Israeli marketplace. Shuk lives up to the hustle and bustle of its namesake, with fresh loc...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-shuk.aspx
Sometimes, when you need to escape work, you have to do it quickly – Bar Luca is right in the heart of the CBD, but the atmosphere is worlds away from the 9-5. Come here for the tight wine list ...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-barluca.aspx
The Courtyard by Marriott at North Ryde is a hotel designed with the business traveller in mind, providing excellent conference facilities as well as comfortable accommodation. The on-site restaurant,...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-courtyard.aspx
On the ground floor of the QVB, Jet Bar Caffe, formerly Jet Cafe, has undergone a major redesign with a new Wine Bar, Espresso Bar and a larger, fully air-conditioned Dining Room. Italian chef Danny R...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-jetbarcaffe.aspx