Shigemi Kawahara aka ‘the Ramen King' and founder of Ippudo, Japan's highly acclaimed Ramen emporium, has set up shop in Westfield in the Sydney CBD. Following in the footsteps of culinary hotsp...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/sydney-cbd/restaurant/ippudo-sydney
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.
Sydney's most renowned gourmet food purveyor, Simon Johnson, offers a range of cooking classes including two hour chef demonstrations and "Talk Eat Drink" sessions. All classes are held in their custo...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/alexandria/restaurant/simon-johnson-cooking-school
Dishing up sumptuous Southern Italian fare from fresh pasta to seafood, Il Nido The Nest restaurant knows how to please its Castle Hill customers. The warm, welcoming vibe will make for an enjoyable e...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/castle-hill/restaurant/il-nido-the-nest
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 menu) th...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/newtown/restaurant/thai-riffic-newtown
Vella Nero coffee is more an experience than just a café. You may very well go in for a delicious breakfast and walk out with a top of the line coffee machine but that's just the beauty of Vella ...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/sydney-cbd/restaurant/vella-nero
The Bank Hotel in Newtown, ten minutes south of the CBD is an institution. Spanning over three levels. The Bank is home to the "velvet room" - for the party people; the public bar and terrace deck - f...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/newtown/restaurant/the-bank-hotel
Perfectly situated on the marina side of Birkenhead Point Shopping Centre, Café Birkenhead offers a delicious selection of gourmet sandwiches, salads and pastas. The friendly wait staff will be s...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/drummoyne/restaurant/cafe-birkenhead
Pub food in Sydney isn't exactly what you would call pub food and Trinity Bar in Surry Hills is no exception. Their bistro food combines a mix of contemporary and traditional pub classics such as Bost...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/surry-hills/restaurant/trinity-bar
It mightn't look like much from the exterior but keep this saying in mind; don't judge a book by a cover. The same applies at Clovelly's Out of the Blue restaurant. This local fish and chips joint is ...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/clovelly/restaurant/out-of-the-blue
An offshoot of popular Surry Hills tapas bar, Emmilou, Wild Bunch Food and Wine is now a Northern Beaches favourite. Located at the top of Spit Bridge in Seaforth, this cool cafe and wine bar offers a...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/sydney/seaforth/restaurant/wild-bunch-food-wine