From the team behind much-loved Pocket and then, uber-trendy Stitch, we now have Button. Formerly an office space, Button boasts a modern day Pirate den fit out with intimate leather booths and expose...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-button.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.
Dedes on the wharf is the latest venture from seasoned hospitality players The Dedes Group. At the front of Pier 2, the restaurant enjoys priceless views of the harbour, and is a short distance from t...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-ottomancuisine.aspx
Tastevin is so brilliantly French that, if it weren’t for the distinctly Darlinghurst crowd strutting by, you’d believe this restaurant was beside the Seine. While the dining room, complet...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-tastevinbistroandwinebar.aspx
Good things come in small packages, or on small plates. The Owl House is a little hideout that is half bar and half restaurant. The menu of the bar-restaurant mash-up changes regularly and showcases a...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-theowlhouse.aspx
Situated in the heart of Surry Hills on Cleveland Street, Holy Cow offers North Indian Cuisine in a warm and welcoming environment. There is a large range of vegetarian dishes available, as well as sp...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-holycow.aspx
Internationally acclaimed as one of the world's best hotels, InterContinental Sydney is a true expression in luxury. Combining timeless elegance with a spectacular location and outstanding facilities,...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-intercontinentalsydneyhotel.aspx
Following the success of Pendolino restaurant, Executive Chef, Nino Zoccali has opened La Rosa Bar and Pizza. Providing a new level of crafted Italian wine bar and artisan pizza dining experience in ...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-larosabarpizza.aspx
Din Tai Fung has swept Sydney with its signature xiao lung bau ‘soup’ dumplings and its popularity shows no signs of slowing down with its outlet at Pyrmont’s The Star. Located in th...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-din_tai_fung_the_star.aspx
A French-inspired patisserie in Dulwich Hill is part of the new wave of cafes to roll out through the Inner West. Sitting behind the Commonwealth Bank on Marrickville Road, Strawberry Fields Patisseri...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-strawberryfieldspatisserie.aspx
Opening in the old Vespa cafe site, Watts on Crown is Surry Hill’s most recent bistro addition. With husband-and-wife duo Hamish (ex Rockpool) and Tiffany Watt in the kitchen, Watts on Crown wil...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-wattsoncrown.aspx