Nibble on scrumptious morsels and sip on quality tipples at Neutral Bay’s charming new wine bar and tapas restaurant, Firefly. Be charmed by glass, plate and surrounds in an inviting atmosphere ...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-fireflytapasandwinebarneutralbay.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.
Located at the Observatory Tower in the heart of Sydney's historic Rocks area, One Six Eight is the latest venture of acclaimed chef and owner Leigh McDivitt. The warm, stylish dining room sets an ele...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-onesixeightrestaurant.aspx
The Austrian Schnitzelhaus has something both for families and those looking for a fun night out that doesn't cost the earth. It's impossible not to be swept up in the joie de vivre when you're enjoyi...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-theaustrianschnitzelhausneutralbay.aspx
Popular St Leonards restaurant Spice Me Up tickles the tastebuds with its fiery menu of Thai classics in stylish surrounds. Opened in October 2007, Spice Me Up services office workers and locals every...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-spicemeup.aspx
Chefs Gallery is a dining venue from renowned restaurateur, Kaisern Ching, who brought you Din Tai Fung. The restaurant sits close to Town Hall station and offers exquisite northern Chinese cuisine at...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-chefsgallery.aspx
Enjoy stunning water and city views from every chair as you relax and watch the comings and goings of Darling Harbour. Olivo specialise in Italian and Modern Australian cuisine with Chef Glynn Pedlar ...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-olivodarlingharbour.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
A Leichhardt classic, Mezzapica encompasses a fantastic cake shop and a small, trattoria-style eatery with a fridge full of homemade gelato and a foccacia bar. Offering light snacks, pasta, sandwiches...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-mezzapica.aspx
You’ll be transported directly to Jakarta when you visit Ayam Goreng 99 restaurant in Kingsford with its menu of enticing, yet cheap, Indonesian favourites. The satay chicken is a must try and t...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-ayamgoreng99.aspx
Holistic cafes are popping up everywhere around Sydney but The Grounds of Alexandria are the crème de la crème of this new trend. They roast their own beans, the ingredients on the menu are ...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-thegroundsofalexandria.aspx