Sydney Restaurant Guide


Sydney city offers everything from harbourside restaurants to a never-ending list of cheap and cheerful eateries. Whether diners head out in search of supreme seafood, flavoursome Asian fare, authentic Italian dishes, modern Australian meals or simply a relaxed outdoor setting, the abundance of culinary choices provides something for everyone. Restaurants are also well-equipped to cater for private dining events through to large-scale functions. Travellers from around the globe are drawn to buzzing nightlife precincts in King Street Wharf, Darling Harbour and Circular Quay, where stunning waterfront locations are just as spectacular as award-winning restaurant meals. Meanwhile, exploration of late night dining spots including Surry Hills, Darlinghurst, Bondi and Manly reveal a plethora of intimate wine bars, ethnic eateries, live entertainment and much-loved neighbourhood haunts.

Recommended Restaurants


Rio Brazilian Steakhouse

Restaurant - Rio Brazilian SteakhouseDiscover barbecuing the Brazilian way at Rio Brazilian Steakhouse, a restaurant in Parramatta where you're guaranteed a good time. The buffet style menu means patrons can relax while excellent meat is [more...]

The Cut Bar & Grill

Restaurant - The Cut Bar & GrillHoused in a heritage cellar in the heart of the Rocks, the Cut Bar & Grill twists the traditional dining concepts of New York with contemporary Sydney style. Magnificent cuts of slow-cooked meats are  [more...]

Ume Japanese Restaurant

Restaurant - Ume Japanese RestaurantAwarded One Chef Hat -The SMH Good Food Guide 2013-2014
Tucked away from the hustle and bustle of Crown Street, Ume is modern Japanese eatery owned and run by Tetsuya-trained Chef Kerby Crai [more...]

Pink Salt Restaurant

Restaurant - Pink Salt RestaurantLocated in Sydney’s stylish cosmopolitan area of Double Bay, Pink Salt is a modern restaurant with a sophisticated vibe. Drop in for a Modern Australian meal and bask on the patio terrace in the after [more...]

Caminetto Italian Restaurant

Restaurant - Caminetto Italian RestaurantFound in a cobblestoned street that's steeped in history, Italian eatery Caminetto is one to visit on a trip to Sydney. Housed in one of the original terrace houses in Sydney's old quarter, guests to  [more...]

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Restaurant - Biota Dining

Biota Dining
Awarded Two Chef Hats - The SMH Good Food Guide 2011-2014
Biota Dining has brought high-quality food and service to the Southern [more...]

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Latest Restaurant Reviews


Toni about  Strawberry Fields Patisserie:

Strawberry Fields is a beautiful Patisserie. The oreo mouse is my favourite. It is sensational. I think Simon and all of his staff are friendly, professional and extremely talented. This is a fantasti [more...]


ChrstopherW about  Whitefire Grill & Bar:

Great old family favourite, new management and new fit-out has revived this old lady next to Lane Cove River. Their wood fired grill produced some very yummy skewers of pork & seafood, and the aged 90 [more...]


Brad L. about  Out of Africa:

One of the best dining experiences I have ever had. The dishes were both delicious and beautifully presented. Staff was friendly and helpful. Atmosphere quite good. Highly recommended. [more...]


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