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


Q Dining

Restaurant - Q DiningQ Dining offers guests an evolving culinary journey with magnificent views over Sydney Harbour. Executive Chef Daniel Simpson delivers a seasonal dining experience in collaboration with artisan suppli [more...]

Peats Bite

Restaurant - Peats BitePeats Bite is an exclusive water access only restaurant situated on the beautiful Hawkesbury River approximately one hour north of Sydney. This well kept secret has been in operation since 1982, in wh [more...]

Cafe Mix

Restaurant - Cafe MixLocated on level one of the hotel, Cafe Mix is Shangri-la Sydney hotel's all-day dining restaurant, with the focus on 'fresh' and 'diverse'. It offers an exquisite selection of international cuisine a [more...]

Zimzala

Restaurant - ZimzalaWaterside locations rarely get any better than this. Perched almost on top of the beach on the Esplanade in Cronulla is Zimzala. Huge bay windows provide a view for inside diners but if you manage to  [more...]

Le Bistro @ Cheval Blanc

Restaurant - Le Bistro @ Cheval BlancLocated on Surry Hills’ most popular dining strip, the White Horse is now home to the French-inspired Le Bistro @ Cheval Blanc. Despite The White Horse’s contemporary design, you won’t find modern fus [more...]

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Restaurant of the Week


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


What high Tea? about  Gardener’s Lodge Café:

This high tea was a gift and I was extremely disappointed in the quality of the food served at High Tea for the price. I have been to a number of high tea venues in Sydney and was expecting to rece [more...]


Lele about  Gertrude and Alice Cafe Bookshop:

Definitively my favorite place in Bondi... What is more pleasurable than having a good coffee being surounded by books? [more...]


The Saber Family about  Blue Fish Cafe:

We have been attending The Blue fish for 10Years +, We could never say a bad thing about the quality, service or prices. [more...]


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