Perfect for large groups or family affairs, Empress of China offers value-for-money Chinese banquets in Carlingford. Operating for over 30 years, this Carlingford veteran hasn’t changed much sin...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-empressofchina.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.
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Azuma restaurant is blessed with one of Sydney's finest Japanese chefs, Kimitaka Azuma. This culinary genius brings his own unique craftmanship to a varied menu of traditional Japanese dishes, includi...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-azuma.aspx
Taking over the former site of Bentley on the corner of Crown and Campbell, Chow Bar and Eating House is the mastermind of Chui Lee Luk, who also owns Claude's. Unlike the Paddington original, Chow Ba...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-chow_bar_and_eating_house.aspx
Curious about Sydney's current craze for Indonesian food? At the respectable age of 25 this restaurant is one of Randwick's original Indonesian eateries. The dishes are authentic, but newcomers can tr...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-java.aspx
Sofitel Sydney Wentworth is bringing a wealth of classic French experience and savoir faire to its restaurant, Garden Court Restaurant, in a unique garden setting in the heart of Sydney’s centra...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-sofitelwentworthsydney.aspx
Awarded One Chef Hat - The SMH Good Food Guide 2014
This brightly coloured restaurant proclaims its philosophy loud and clear on the wall. Set around an open kitchen it reads in Spanish: &...
Billows at the Beach is a restaurant conveniently located opposite Collaroy Beach. With a French provincial interior the venue offers both style and comfort. Billows is unique as it specialises in sma...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-billowsatthebeach.aspx
Le Beach Hut Indian restaurant, Dolls Point enjoys a unique and picturesque setting overlooking the water at beautiful Dolls Point on the South Western shore of Botany Bay....www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-lebeachhutindian.aspx
With 270 wines and close to 100 cheeses, GPO Wine and Cheese Room presents a sophisticated European-style space, perfect for decadent appraisals. A large painting depicts a woman who oversees each scr...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-gpocheeseandwineroom.aspx