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


Novotel Manly Pacific - Zali's Restaurant

Restaurant - Novotel  Manly Pacific - ZaliOne of Sydney's leading beachfront hotels, the Novotel Sydney Manly Pacific has a number of impressive dining precincts. Zali's on the lobby level offers the quintessential seaside dining experience,  [more...]

TABLE:30 Parkroyal Parramatta

Restaurant - TABLE:30  Parkroyal ParramattaStanding grand on the banks of the Parramatta River, PARKROYAL Parramatta is an urban haven that offers proximity to Parramatta`s business and entertainment districts around Church Street. The main re [more...]

The Fine Food Store & Cafe

Restaurant - The Fine Food Store & CafeWhen you think of The Rocks I’m sure the words ‘good value’ and ‘good coffee’ don’t spring to mind. This iconic destination is renowned for its heritage listed buildings, and historic charm as well as [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...]

Hi Lights Revolving Restaurant

Restaurant - Hi Lights Revolving RestaurantPerched high above the Blacktown Workers Club, Hi Lights is the only revolving restaurant in NSW outside of the Sydney CBD. Offering unparalleled views of the city skyline, mountains and surrounds, a  [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


FOODIE about  Brown Sugar:

One of Sydney's premiere dining options. This restaurant is about the food, not the plain small room. Exceptional quality options from a chef with amazing credentials - the reason behind his success. [more...]


SteveR about  Bodhi:

Very nice romantic settings, great for outdoor events and for couples. The food and service was good. Highly recommended [more...]


localresident about  Shanghai Stories:

My friend and I chose this place as it was busy - and we thought "must be good" wrong. Service, appallingly slow, presentation poor, english speaking service (little), the calamari I chose in a type  [more...]


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