Food and wine in Sydney
Sydney is one of the world's great dining destinations. You can dine by the harbour in award-winning restaurants, enjoy a traditional pub bursting with history or find sublime Sydney views at a cool rooftop bar.
Some of Sydney's best chefs and food personalities share their hot tips on the city's dining scene, from favourite coffee spots to the most scenic picnic locations, great food bargains and much more.
The best of eating and drinking in Sydney
Treat yourself to a mouth-watering taste of Sydney's best food and wine, served in stunning locations around the city. An ever-growing list of gourmet restaurants, boutique cafes and bars means you'll never be short of inspiration on where to eat and drink in Sydney. If you enjoy stylish venues with excellent food, wine and service, make sure you visit some of Sydney's hatted restaurants including Momofuku Seiobo, Quay, Rockpool and Sepia.
In this diverse city, you'll find an amazing range of multicultural food and wine experiences. Discover the delicious cuisines of Italy, Greece and Turkey on a tour with Gourmet Safaris, or meet local producers from boutique brewers and coffee roasters to spice merchants and smallgoods specialists on an Ultimately Sydney Gourmet Tour. Food events and weekly growers' markets give you the chance to buy local produce, become a master chef at a short cooking class or visit the Sydney Fish Market Seafood School.
Looking for a unique Sydney dining moment? Sydney's brunches will give you a reason to jump out of bed. Explore the city's hottest new dining precincts in Chippendale, Rosebery and Marrickville, and enjoy the best of Sydney's alfresco food scene in a mix of scenic waterside and funky inner-city outdoor dining locations.
Beachside hangouts, rooftop bars and glamourous wharf restaurants make Sydney's alfresco dining options enticing year-round, while lush outdoor gardens offer a haven at inner-city urban eateries.
Brunch is possibly Sydneysiders' favourite meal of the day, with stellar coffee joints, freshly baked bread and original creations that have developed cult followings.
Vivid Sydney 2015
Vivid Sydney is set to shine even more brightly in 2015 when the country’s best festival delivers its biggest program yet.
For 18 nights, from 22 May – 8 June, Vivid Sydney will once again transform the city and harbour.