Immerse yourself in the authentic flavours of Vietnamese street food at Streets of Saigon on Level 5 of Westfield Sydney. Drawing inspiration from the different regions of Vietnam, the eatery features...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-streetsofsaigon.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.
This hole in the wall bakery-cum-café churns out espressos until the early afternoon and sells crusty sourdough loaves to customers every day until supplies run out. In the heart of Glebe Point R...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-sonomabakerycafeglebe.aspx
The Naughty Chef restaurant in Surry Hills has gained a loyal following for its hot and spicy Vietnamese rice noodle soup. This small Vietnamese eatery has been serving up its famous pho to the local ...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-thenaughtychef.aspx
Mr Tipply’s, from the classy gentleman in the logo down to the conversational menu that offers everything from seafood to steak, will have you absorbed and tipping your hat to the chef. Settled ...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-mrtipplys.aspx
The Paddington Arms Hotel is an Eastern Suburbs institution and it is welcoming Colin Fassnidge from Four In Hand Dining Room to its kitchen. The menu is affordable and caters to everyone’s tast...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-paddingtonarmshotel.aspx
The Sydneysider is luxurious and stylish, the ideal way to experience the delights of Sydney Harbour. A 62 foot ketch rigged motor cruiser built to Lloyds of London’s strict specifications, the ...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-sydneysidercruises.aspx
Sahara at the Republic breathes a little Moroccan flair into Parramatta Road, Annandale. The menu offers some Moroccan staples, like seafood, lamb and chicken tagines, but also calls upon Spanish dish...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-saharaattherepublic.aspx
Among the glut of cafes on this end of Victoria Street, Bar Coluzzi is the oldest and the busiest, although that might be because ten punters sitting inside this restaurant means the place is packed. ...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-barcoluzzi.aspx
At Vessel Italian & Bar, Head Chef James Westbrook has created a rustic style Italian menu focused on antipasti, pizza, home-made pasta, and carne using fresh local produce. Situated on King Stree...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-vessel.aspx
Blackstar Pastry has changed the way we think about sausage rolls and pies forever. Its orange cake with Persian fig and quince will put every other cake to shame, while their chocolate éclair...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-blackstarpastry.aspx