Seductive dim lighting and an exotic cocktail list create a moody, exciting atmosphere on Level 6 at Westfield’s Chinta Ria, Mood For Love. From Simon Goh, the menu combines Malay, Indian and Ch...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-chintariamoodforlove.aspx
Travellers' Choice favourite restaurants
Thousands of restaurants, hundreds of reviews...find out which Sydney restaurants everyone's talking about on TripAdvisor. "Yum" is one comment that sums up the view of dining out in Sydney for many food fans.
Sydney Restaurants Travellers choice
Acclaimed chefs, great local produce, smart service and stunning designs are the key features of many Sydney restaurants in 2012. Sydney has established its credentials as one of the hottest dining destinations on the planet – now it's time to see what the diners think.
TripAdvisor has just released its annual Travellers' Choice Awards for 2012. Generally, the award-winners are the same as the winners of chefs' hats in the Sydney Morning Herald's Good Food Guide for 2012.
If you're visiting Sydney and looking for insider tips on where to eat, check out the following list of winners - Tetsuya's, Sake Restaurant, Longrain, China Doll, Quay, Pendolino, Marque, Rockpool Bar and Grill, Jonah's Whale Beach, Flying Fish Restaurant and Bar, The Boathouse on Blackwattle Bay, Spice I Am, Nomads, Fratelli Fresh, Bodega Tapas Restaurant and Bar, Spice Temple, Sepia, The Malaya, Glass Brasserie, Aria Restaurant, Billy Kwong, Cafe Sydney, Otto Ristorante.
Diners' comments range from "Great food in a great atmosphere" to "Deserves its best restaurant in Sydney title" to "innovative food -- faultless service".
Some restaurants can be defined by a dish, a location or a unique style. For example, "best snapper pie" is The Boathouse on Blackwattle Bay, "best seat in town" is Café Sydney, and "this place is hot" is Neil Perry's Spice Temple.
Couple enjoy dinner at Sydney Cafe, overlooking Sydney Harbour. Image James Horan
The Bathers Pavilion restaurant, Balmoral
The Bathers Pavilion restaurant, Balmoral, Sydney (north). Image The Bathers Pavilion
Waterfront dining, Darling harbour
Waterfront dining, Darling harbour. Image Tony Yeates
'Oxley's Boathouse', Hawkesbury River
'Oxley's Boathouse', Hawkesbury River. Image John Hawkes
Cocktails, Darling harbour
Cocktails and dinner, Darling harbour. Image Tony Yeates
beachside dining at Bondi Beach
beachside dining at Bondi Beach. Image Hamilton Lund
The Wharf Restaurant, Sydney
The Wharf Restaurant, Sydney. Image Stephen Ward
Aqua Dining restaurant, Milsons Point
Harbourside dining at Aqua Dining restaurant, Milsons Point - North Sydney. Image Tony Yeates
Woolloomooloo Finger Wharf
Lunch at Woolloomooloo Finger Wharf, Sydney inner east.
Pachamama House may have changed its name but all the important things have stayed the same, like the house favourite dish of sticky duck on crispy rice. Tucked away on a sidestreet, away from the may...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-piscopisco.aspx
Awarded One Chef Hat - The SMH Good Food Guide 2013-2014
Formerly Sous Chef at Sydney’s renowned Restaurant Balzac, Jeremy Bentley now heads The Devonshire, producing inventive, modern...
The teeny, glass-flanked corner space of Bourke Street Bakery lures in the Surry Hills locals dawn to dusk with shelves piled high with freshly baked breads and pastries. Now a Sydney institution, man...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-bourkestreetbakery.aspx
Set amongst the beautiful décor of Garden Life garden design store, Twig Café is an inner city garden oasis offering both takeaway and dine in experiences, with a strong influence on homemad...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-twigcafe.aspx
Relish on Regent is a coveted local haunt – part deli, cafe and caterer dishing up restaurant-quality fare in a petite space in Paddington. A petite room sits behind the blue-and-yellow-tiled ex...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-relishonregent.aspx
Hidden upstairs among the cluster of Asian restaurants in Haymarket, Red Chilli Sichuan Restaurant offers an extensive menu of live lobster, meat and banquets. Open for lunch and dinner seven days, cl...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-redchillisichuanrestaurant.aspx
Alexandria is officially embracing the latte lifestyle. Located just across the road from the ever-popular Grounds of Alexandria, Vicinity is the work of restaurateur Rob Rubis, who also owns Manta an...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-vicinity.aspx
Located on level one of the hotel, Cafe Mix is Shangri-la Sydney hotel's all-day dining restaurant, with the focus on 'fresh' and 'diverse'. It offers an exquisite selection of international cuisine a...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-cafemix.aspx
Saint Michiba on Phillip St, Waterloo, puts an inventive spin on the classic pizza. Rather than your average margherita, Saint Michiba’s menu features toppings such as scotch fillet, béarna...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-saintmichiba.aspx