What more could you want from a weekend breakfast than great coffee and a view of North Cronulla Beach? This is exactly what Alley Break Cafe offers diners, but the perks don’t stop mid-morning....www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-alleybreakcafe.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.
The white walls and sleek, classic design of Saigon Queen is a welcome addition to the Oxford Street dining scene. The Asian-inspired menu is creative with dishes such as slow-braised beef on aborio r...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-zenzero.aspx
The Hermitage Restaurant boasts quintessential country dining, conveniently close to Sydney. The Hermitage has paid great attention to detail when designing their intimate dining retreat, with polishe...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-thehermitage.aspx
Lamesa is a family owned restaurant established in 2002 at Dee Why on the Sydney northern beaches. Unlike the other Asian cuisine and tastes, Philippine cuisine has had limited presence in the restaur...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-lamesa.aspx
The Civic Hotel stands proud as one of Sydney’s last remaining authentic art deco buildings, on the corner of Pitt and Goulbourn Streets in the CBD. Known as a premier live music venue during th...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-civicdining.aspx
Eats Italian is an unassuming pizzeria off Oxford Street in Darlinghurst. It may only seat around 20 people but this popular restaurant pumps out authentic Italian pizzas by the truckload. The rule of...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-eatsitalian.aspx
Bar Angolo sits on the corner of La Strada and La Piazza in the al fresco area of Top Ryde Shopping centre. The pizza dough, including a gluten-free variety, is handmade and left to rise for 24 hours,...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-barangolo.aspx
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Set inside a record store on York Street, Mojo Record Bar is an inner city small bar favourite. Hidden in a basement, this dimly lit drin...
A bit of a local secret, Manly Skiff Sailing Club restaurant, Deck Bistro, not only boasts delicious modern Australian cuisine but some of the best views in Manly with the restaurant occupying the wat...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-deckbistroatskiffssailingclub.aspx
You might think that Neptune presides over his kingdom from the seas – not so, Neptune Palace is a regal restaurant in Sydney’s Circular Quay; and along with the fruit of the sea it offers...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-neptunepalace.aspx