With breathtaking views and boutique beers to boot, the Woolloomooloo Bay Hotel is one of Sydney’s waterfront centrepieces. The bistro is open seven days a week and serves classic Modern Austral...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-woolloomooloobayhotel.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.
What was once a place for local tradesman and DIY enthusiasts is now a pumping bar and restaurant simply known as Bondi Hardware. This hall street institution is fast becoming the new hipster hot spot...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-bondihardware.aspx
Located on student hangout Glebe Point Road, Guerrilla Bar and Restaurant is the mastermind of former British Band5ive singer, Richard Neville Dobson, co-owner Tim Pullen, formerly of Cowra Smokehouse...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-guerillarestaurantbar.aspx
Justin North was an early pioneer of the gourmet burger in Sydney, and he has continued this legacy with The Burger Shed, a casual yet polished eatery in Mosman, on the North Shore. The menu, expected...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-theburgershed.aspx
Holt Streets bustling food scene is now home to Sample, a delightful espresso coffee bar nestled neatly alongside Vini’s. Coming from a background of roasting at Mecca Espresso, Rueben is well ...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-samplecoffee.aspx
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The swish, sultry interior of Spice Temple makes for an alluring venue. The restaurant offers a modern take on provincial Chinese fo...
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If you’re looking for a Chinese restaurant with a conscience, Billy Kw...
Khaosan Rd Thai in North Sydney is a vibrant restaurant offering fresh and flavoursome cuisine in a modern and stylish atmosphere. Diners are able to select from the favourite Thai dishes, or try one ...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-khaosanrdthai.aspx
Cafe Shenkin in Erskineville is fusing a love of Australian food and culture with Israeli heritage to create a menu with a difference. It’s time to leave the bircher/granola muesli combo behind ...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-cafeshenkin.aspx
This classic Italian restaurant takes advantage of water views on Brays Bay Reserve in Rhodes. A short drive from Telstra Stadium, this restaurant is a perfect choice for a pre-game dinner. Oliveto is...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-oliveto.aspx