The Harbour View Hotel, right in the heart of The Rocks, may have undergone a full refurbishment, yet the restaurant remains beautifully 'old world' and steeped in fascinating history and is one of Sy...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/the-rocks/restaurant/harbour-view-hotel
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.
Housed in the former Claude’s space on Oxford Street, Sura by Ku presents the polar opposite of its French fine dining predecessor. The restaurant’s focus is on modern Asian cuisine, with ...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/woollahra/restaurant/sura-by-ku
Vietnam-born Minh Nguyen is creating some of his childhood favourites as well as interpreting modern Vietnamese dishes at his new restaurant in Surry Hills. Xage has a casual, smart interior with glos...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/surry-hills/restaurant/xage-restaurant
Visit Glasshouse Cafe for breakfast and lunch with their cafe style menu by day or pop in their wine bar on an evening to relax in the surrounds. A great spot for a Friday night drink and nibbles with...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/north-ryde/restaurant/glasshouse
Glebe restaurant Alfie and Hetty has a lovely, classic story and food to match; when you visit, be sure to ask who the once famous locals were. Like visiting a home away from home, the cosy, elegant v...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/glebe/restaurant/alfie-and-hetty
OPENING IN WINTER 2014. Alessandro Pavoni, chef and owner of hatted Italian restaurant Ormeggio at the Spit is expanding, which is very exciting news for those who have tried his excellent Italian foo...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/mosman/restaurant/chiosco
The Sushi Train restaurants take the humble rolls to a whole new level above the standard plastic stools and dull room. At Sushi Train Maroubra, the colourful creations are served within spectacular a...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/sutherland/restaurant/sushi-train-sutherland
Located in the peaceful suburb of Kellyville, the fully licensed Chiantis Wood Fire Pizza Restaurant is open for lunch and dinner every day of the week, providing fine wood-fired pizzas, pasta, seafoo...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/kellyville/restaurant/chiantis-wood-fire-pizza
A Willoughby stalwart, this tightly-packed trattoria is a favourite amongst local diners for its home-style Italian fare. Generously portioned and well-priced, two words you don't often hear in the sa...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/willoughby/restaurant/la-botte-da-ercole
The Bavarian Bier Cafe on York in the city is a cosy and bustling destination for many after a hard day at work. The extensive drinks menu is furnished with tasting descriptions and photos of the many...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/sydney-cbd/restaurant/bavarian-bier-cafe-york-street