Owned and managed by Pino and Chris Russo for 20 years, Bel Paese Ristorante combines a sophisticated restaurant space with classic Italian hospitality and an authentic menu. Located in the heart of t...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/north-sydney/restaurant/bel-paese-ristorante
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.
With uninterrupted views of Sydney Harbour and the Opera House, dining at the Park Hyatt encapsulates everything we love about dining in Sydney; views, impeccable service and delicious food. Private d...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/the-rocks/restaurant/park-hyatt-sydney-the-dining-room
Walk beyond the vintage oak farmhouse door and step into La Grillade, a gourmand's playground with provincial French charm, right in the heart of Crows Nest. Having been aesthetically restored to its ...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/crows-nest/restaurant/la-grillade-restaurant
Discover barbecuing the Brazilian way at Rio Brazilian Steakhouse, a restaurant in Parramatta where you're guaranteed a good time. The buffet style menu means patrons can relax while excellent meat is...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/parramatta/restaurant/rio-brazilian-steakhouse
Sahara Restaurant captures the exotic flavours of the Mediterranean seaside region from Morocco in the West, through to Turkey. Sahara offers seafood dishes; Open Kitchen Char grilled meats (Think foo...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/parramatta/restaurant/sahara-turkish-restaurant
Occupying the old site of Noble House restaurant in Bent Street and run by the same people behind the street-level Barrafina upstairs, Contrabando carries on the Latin theme but in a more casual stree...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/sydney-cbd/restaurant/contrabando
Why drive to the city when there are great restaurants like Blake's close to home? Winner of the Best Restaurant award, as crowned by the Baulkham Hills Gourmet Club, Blake's Restaurant serves a local...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/castle-hill/restaurant/blakes-restaurant-castle-hill
Our Place Cafe is fast becoming Balmain's regular haunt for the locals and visitors to the Balmain markets next door which are held each Saturday. The courtyard overlooking the church is perfect for p...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/balmain/restaurant/our-place-on-darling
Photos of the English monarchy adorn the walls, while health food cookbooks and vintage teapots fill the surrounding shelves. It's not your average South American/Asian fare, Nourishing Quarter caters...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/redfern/restaurant/nourishing-quarter
Don Don is a tiny Japanese restaurant at the city end of Oxford Street in Darlinghurst. Serving large bowlfulls of food for less than $10, don't be surprised if you have to line up for a seat....www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/darlinghurst/restaurant/don-don