Bayly's Restaurant is nestled in Careening Cove, Kirribilli ten minutes from the CBD across Sydney Harbour Bridge. Offering you uninterrupted views of the harbour, excellent for pre theatre dining bef...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-baylysrestaurant.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.
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 h...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-simonjohnsoncookingschool.aspx
Located on the Promenade at Harbourside, with great views of the city, Waterfront Café and Grill is open at 7am until late everyday. While steaks may be their specialty, this is a great place for...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-waterfrontgrill.aspx
Assembly Bar is Sydney's best-kept secret, tucked away in a basement in Kent Street. It's the latest small bar to tug at our eco-friendly heart strings, with the bar top made from a recycled bridge an...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-assembly.aspx
Vamps is a reasonably priced restaurant in the heart of pricey Paddington, that has kept its high standard and consistency for more than ten years. One of the most popular BYO restaurants in the easte...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-vampsbyobistro.aspx
By daytime, family-run La Capannina looms in the shadows of the Sydney Harbour Bridge in Kirribilli and by night, diners catch glimpses of yachts and boats ferrying about in the harbour. The seafood-d...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-lacapannina.aspx
With uninterrupted views of Sydney Harbour and the Opera House, dining at the Park Hyatt encapsulates everything we love about dining in Sydney; views, impeccable service and delicious food. Private d...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-thediningroomsydneyparkhyatt.aspx
Part grocer, cafe and bar, Chez Dee is a French oasis on Kellett Street in Potts Point. Housed in a charcoal terrace, half the room is taken up by a shabby chic communal table where locals wolf down g...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-chezdee.aspx
A combination of all things nice, Pyrmont’s new Signorelli Gastronomia weaves together a cooking school, deli, wine cellar, cheese room, pizzeria and Italian restaurant with incredible results. ...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-signorelligastronomia.aspx
Anyone who knows anything about macarons, knows about Laduree. First opening in Paris in 1862, Laduree is now an international tea-house empire bringing candy-coloured macarons, delicate pastries and ...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-laduree.aspx