Located in Sydney's Pyrmont, the Zebra Lounge by popular restaurateur, Craig Jarman is a hot spot for locals from nearby ad agencies, fashion boutiques and offices around the waterfront. Decorated in ...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-zebralounge.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.
Following in New York's footsteps is Bootleg Meatballs. This Potts Point stalwart has shifted focus and will now only serve, you might have guessed, meatballs....www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-bootlegbar.aspx
Housed in the foyer of the Gaffa gallery, Kink Handmade Espresso seems like it’s been plucked straight out of a busy Melbourne lane. The fit-out is vintage with rustic charm, a hessian coffee sa...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-klinkhandmadeespresso.aspx
Like dining in a family home, Mother Chu’s Vegetarian Kitchen is a Sydney staple, delivering comforting and nutritious Taiwanese dishes, at reasonable prices. Available for business lunches or l...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-motherchusvegetarianrestaurant.aspx
Madame Nhu brings Saigon to Sydney and its Surry Hills kitchen pays homage to the glory days of post-colonial Vietnamese street food. Drop in for one of the best pho lunches in the city; the line of c...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-madamenhu(surryhills).aspx
The Tea Room QVB was established in 1997 by owner operator Manuel Spinola. In the past ten years The Tea Room has evolved into one of Sydney’s most beautiful restaurant establishments. Located i...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-tearoomqvb.aspx
Southern Italian flavours that have a contemporary and organic edge are the focus at Andrew Prasad’s restaurant Chianti. The former chef of The Falconer has opened this brilliant eatery where yo...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-chiantidarlinghurst.aspx
The floor-to-ceiling windows at The Restaurant at the Art Gallery of NSW, takes in a view of the blue and white Woolloomooloo Wharf, the tall terraces at Potts Point and navy snippets of the harbour. ...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-therestaurantartgalleryofnsw.aspx
In Newtown’s sea of Thai restaurants Thai Riffic stands out as a contemporary, stylish dining destination that combines traditional Thai dishes with modern Sydney ideas to create a space (and me...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-thairifficnewtown.aspx
In the heart of Stanley Street, East Sydney’s lively culinary strip, Verde Restaurant and Bar is a traditional, family-owned Italian trattoria. Located in a heritage listed building with contemp...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-verde.aspx