With queues that extend around the block, Mamak is one of Sydney’s most popular Asian restaurants. Named after the alfresco-style roadside eateries in Malaysia, Mamak is located smack, bang in ...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-mamak.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.
Organic, chemical-free, dairy-free, additive-free, low GI and gluten-free – Brioche Bakery in Balmain is a health nut’s paradise. Under the direction of Fiona, a coeliac herself, the menu ...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-briochebakery.aspx
For traditional homestyle cooking in the heart of Sydney, take a trip to Gloria’s Portuguese Restaurant in Petersham. The rich colours and dusty brown bricks transport diners to Portugal and kee...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-gloriasportugueserestaurant.aspx
With its spacious premises and friendly atmosphere, Bavarian Bier Café Parramatta sets the standard for how much fun you can really have in a restaurant. Housed in a fully restored church, the Ca...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-bavarianbiercafeparramatta.aspx
From Bondi Beach to Kirribilli and now Neutral Bay, So Cal is the mastermind of the dream team behind popular haunts Bondi Hardware and The Botanist. The sunny rooftop is the perfect location to absor...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-socal.aspx
In Newtown’s sea of Thai restaurants Thai Riffic stands out as a contemporary, stylish dining destination that combines traditional Thai dishes with modern Sydney ideas to create a space (and me...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-thairifficnewtown.aspx
Anyone who’s anyone has paid a visit to Darlinghurst’s super cool Lo -Fi. The bar sports an impressive list of classic cocktails, as well as blackboard specials, but the brews at this inst...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-lofi.aspx
With its prime position overlooking the water at Winnererremy Bay, the Flying Fox Café is a mecca for families who enjoy fine food, in beautiful surrounds. Situated in the ‘best park in Syd...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-flyingfoxcafe.aspx
Citigate Central Sydney is situated within walking distance from Cockle Bay, Central Railway Station, major shopping and entertainment precincts. The heritage listed and beautifully renovated Field Ho...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-fieldhouserestaurantbar.aspx
Boldly standing opposite Bondi’s busy Beach Road Hotel is Mamasan Restaurant. The menu creatively combines elements of Japanese and Taiwanese cooking to form its unique tapas menu. Think pork be...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-mamasan.aspx