Biru Biru brings a little more hustle and bustle to Darlinghurst’s ever-busy Victoria Street, offering Japanese craft beers and a menu of izakaya style snacks ‘to soak it all up’. Or...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-birubiru.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.
What’s kept this family-run Darlinghurst establishment going for nearly 30 years is good, honest food and a philosophy of constantly improving and refining what they do. Raquel's Spanish Kitchen...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-raquelsspanishkitchen.aspx
Cupcakes have hit the IT-crowd in inner Sydney’s Surry Hills. Serving a range of freshly baked cupcakes, finished with packaging that will make your recipient swoon, Sparkle’s is Sydney...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-sparklecupcakery.aspx
The atmosphere at La Disfida is buzzing every night. Here pizzas are prepared and whooshed into the wood-fired oven on a large pizza shovel, people eat at simple wooden tables and others mill around w...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-ladisfida.aspx
There's always a line at Balmain's Beroni Casalinga, but what's inside is worth queuing. Found in the heart of Darling Street, this warm and welcoming eatery serves excellent coffee and home-style Ita...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-bertonicasalinga.aspx
Located on level 5 of Westfield Sydney, in what is probably the city’s fanciest food court, Din Tai Fung continually draws the longest lunchtime line. And if the discerning suits approve, then s...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-din_tai_fung_westfield_sydney.aspx
From the Merivale Group, The Beresford Hotel in Darlinghurst takes pub dining up a notch. The Italian-inspired trattoria menu features all your standard Sydney pub meals such as seared barramundi and ...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-theberesfordhotel.aspx
From Haberfield’s famous La Disfida restaurant, Tappo Osteria brings authentic Italian to Pyrmont locals. Unlike its older sister, Tappo’s menu, created by consultant chef Danny Russo, tak...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-tappoosteria.aspx
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...
This Paddington haunt has long been providing locals with their daily sourdough fix. The first of the three Sonoma bakery cafes brought us is conveniently located at Five Ways, and is open for breakfa...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Sydney-sonomabakerycafepaddington.aspx