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 traditional Japanese fare at Toko, 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.
The former co-owner and head chef of the famous Saigon Bowl Vietnamese Restaurant in Strathfield, Anh Lam, has opened Rice Paper Restaurant on King Street. Fresh rice paper rolls are, not surprisingly...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/newtown/restaurant/rice-paper-restaurant
IconPark is a crowd-funded restaurant and bar venue in Sydney who supply budding restauranteurs and their teams, chosen by the public, a location to showcase their dining concept. In the 21 day crowd-...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/darlinghurst/restaurant/iconpark
A rare gem on Sydney's Northern Beaches, Mezza Grill Lebanese Cuisine introduces its exotic flavours, authentic-meets-modern decor and super friendly and efficient service to an ever-growing and adori...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/mona-vale/restaurant/mezza-grill-lebanese-cuisine
A bunch of young chefs have been given the reins to Pinbone,(formerly Buzo's) to have some fun. A menu full of whimsical dishes such as chocolate crackles with daubs of chicken liver parfait is the re...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/woollahra/restaurant/pinbone
The team that used to run Arthur's Pizza, and now runs Young Alfred in the Quay, has opened restaurant Love Supreme just 500 metres from the site of the old Arthurs in Paddington. $10 CORKAGE....https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/paddington/restaurant/love-supreme
Yai Thai restaurant of Surry Hills encourages a culinary trip through the lesser known recipes of Thailand. Yai Thai dabbles with a menu that combines the familiar with the unknown. They still cater f...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/surry-hills/restaurant/yai-thai
Beneath the blue dome of the Beach Palace Hotel, the Aquarium Bistro and Bar restaurant serves casual meals at wallet-pleasing prices and flaunts one of Coogee's best ocean views. Come for a cocktail,...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/coogee/restaurant/aquarium-bistro-and-bar
The guys at Single Origin Roasters truly love their coffee. Passion is infused with a range of freshly roasted coffee and served alongside fresh sourdough bread, eggs and the sweetest condiments to br...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/surry-hills/restaurant/single-origin-roasters