This culinary institution was introducing intrepid diners to Nonya fare long before Sydney’s love affair with spicy Asian food began.The Malaya is among Sydney's most exalted Asian restaurants, ...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-themalaya.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.
Awarded One Chef Hat - The SMH Good Food Guide 2013-2014
Ms. G's has brought five floors of fun to its Potts Point neighbourhood. The funky noodle bar displays an irreverent edge, with sup...
Inspired by a country where recipes are considered priceless inheritances, Zaaffran restaurant in Darling Harbour defines Indian food as labour-intensive culinary art. The essence of this ancient cuis...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-zaaffran.aspx
A vibrant, Greek-themed restaurant and function venue where the focus is on good times and great food.
You can now enjoy a dash of breakfast and a trim (simultaneously) at the cafe-cum-hair salon Cleveland’s in Surry Hills. Co-owner Harry Levy, who has a bundle of barista experience under his bel...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-clevelands.aspx
Vintage clothing has made a resurgence and at Grandma’s, so has vintage dining. Nominated for Best New Bar in Bartender Magazine 2012, step back in time and enjoy a cocktail served in patterned ...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-grandmas.aspx
The latest dining concept to hit Bayswater Road, Farmhouse combines a changing, set menu with a communal dining philosophy. Bookings are taken at either 6.30 or 8.30 (yes, bookings, not wait at the do...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-farmhouse.aspx
Crinitis sits right in the heart at the centre of Darling Harbour, overlooking Sydney's city skyline and the sparkling ocean. With breathtaking views and ample open air terrace seating, this location...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-crinitisdarlingharbour.aspx
Le Pelican is a darling of a restaurant that is robust and passionate when it comes to rustic French fare from the Basque region. With its quietly confident edge fused with undeniable passion, Le Peli...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-lepelican.aspx
The chefs at Chiswick’s Pizzitalia are pizza rockstars. The innovative menu may offend purists, but it’s a whole lot of fun for everyone else. Diners can choose from old school toppings or...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-pizzitalia.aspx