Sydney City restaurants

  1. Rock Lily

    A little live music can turn an oversized, sterile area into a funky, hip bar in a heartbeat – and this is exactly what happens at Rock Lily. But beyond the music, Rock Lily's interior features a mixture of new and vintage pieces which give…

  2. Rocks Teppanyaki

    Located in a historic, heritage-listed sandstone building built back in the 1880's is the chic and contemporary The Rocks Teppanyaki. As the name suggests, this restaurant is established in The Rocks district of Sydney, an area full of char…

  3. Romolo

    The CBD's The Strand Arcade may be historic, but the restaurants trading there are thoroughly modern. Romolo is a trattoria with a new way of looking at dining - breakfast brings a menu of the usual goodies, plus a pick-me-up chorizo cheese…

  4. Room 10

    This trendy espresso bar and café fits in perfectly with the fast paced Potts Point crowd. It takes the art of the local friendly coffee shop back to basics with genuinely good service, great coffee and tasty light snacks perfect for a quic…

  5. Ryan's Bar

    Tucked on level four of Australia Square, Ryan's Bar is a chilled spot to kick back for a few post work drinks. With sleek indoor stool tables and an adjoining beer garden, the bar features 25 beers on tap, and an international list of wine…

  6. Sake Restaurant and Bar

    Whether you'd like to wrap your lips around one of the most exclusive (and extensive) ranges of sake in Sydney or spectacular hot and cold Japanese fare, Saké Restaurant and Bar in The Rocks is guaranteed to satisfy. Enjoy authentic Japanes…

  7. Sanctuary Hotel Bistro

    Standing smartly on the corner of Liverpool and Kent Streets, the Sanctuary Hotel Bistro tips its hat to those Sydney city dwellers who seek delicious bistro meals within designer restaurant surrounds. It's an order at the bar, receive your…

  8. Sassy's Red at Westfield Sydney

    There are food courts and then there is the Level 5 Westfield Sydney food court. It's like comparing apples and oranges. You can't. And Sassy's Red – a Malaysian coffee shop obsessed with jazz – may seem like an odd mix this restaurant has …

  9. Schnitz World Square

    Nothing compares to a freshly fried, golden schnitzel and you can have it your way at Schnitz World Square. Select your protein (chicken, veal or a veggie pattie) and have it made to order. Choose to whack your schnitzel on a burger or wrap…

  10. Sea Bay Restaurant

    In the inner-city kitchen of Sea Bay Chinese restaurant, the star of the show is the chef's handmade noodles. They come stir fried with generous portions of meat or veggies, or served in huge bowls of soup. Diners can also sample the buns, …

  11. Settlement on Quay

    Just opposite the Ferry Terminal at the base of the historical AMP building at Circular Quay, Settlement on Quay provides visitors and corporates groups with a great view and a lively atmosphere. The menu is a modern take on café staples, w…

  12. Shalom Indonesian Restaurant

    Get hot and spicy at Shalom Restaurant with an extensive menu of traditional and Westernised Indonesian dishes of spicy curries, soups and noodles suitable for the entire family. All dishes are served using the freshest produce of the highe…

  13. Shiki

    The longest-established Japanese restaurant in Sydney, Shiki, is located in The Rocks, in Clocktower Square. Its signature is a monthly, seven-course Japanese degustation menu. Lunch boxes are available for take away, but most diners want t…

  14. Shipley's at Holiday Inn

    Marvel at the massive ironbark beams and cast iron pillars retained from the days of a bustling wool trading floor at Shipley's Restaurant in the Holiday Inn Darling Harbour, where you can enjoy daily buffet breakfast or dinne. r Shipley's …

  15. Shirt Bar

    ‘Not another small bar' you kick your legs and scream – and we say: yes, ‘tis another one, but a good one at that. Combine your annual (and may we add, much avoided) ‘stock up on shirts' shopping trip with a few bevvies with the boys. This …

  16. Silverspoon

    Silverspoon Restaurant is a contemporary eatery just around the corner from Hyde Park, in the city centre. The dining room has large windows, perfect for people watching. The menu here has European roots but its cuisine could be called Mode…

  17. Simmer Cafe

    Sydneysiders love nothing more than to sit back in the summer sun with the iconic Harbour Bridge and Opera House in the background sipping on an ice cold drink or freshly ground coffee. Tempting right? This picture perfect weekend image is …

  18. Since I Left You

    When you walk into Since I Left You, you would be forgiven for thinking you've just walked on to the set of Mad Men. The art-deco design with granite finishes and minimalist furniture transports you into another world.…

  19. Sky Phoenix

    Sydney's favourite yum cha destination, Sky Phoenix has opened on level six of Sydney's new Westfield venture. The brainchild of sisters' Alice Lee and Anita Yuen, Sky Phoenix's sleek, contemporary outfit combined with impeccable service an…

  20. Sky Terrace at The Star

    Sky Terrace is a rooftop bar that takes advantage of the expansive views over Sydney Harbour and the city skyline from the balcony of the Event Centre, atop The Star. Kick back and relax with a sunset cocktail or a boutique brew and choose …