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Planning lunch or dinner out with friends? Sydney has some of the best dining options including restaurants that offer everything from fine dining to cheap casual lunches with a glass of wine. Choose from some of the best venues in Sydney via location, cuisine or features.
La Renaissance Patisserie Francaise
A family business established in 1974, La Renaissance has established its reputation as one of Australia's finest patisseries by maintaining the highest standards in the production of cakes, pastries, savouries, chocolates and macarons. Only the best and freshest ingredients are used and everything is handmade daily in our kitchen in The Rocks by our team of talented pastry cooks. Our food can be enjoyed in the outdoor café nestled between historic sandstone walls, accompanied by delicious coffee. It may also be packaged for take-away. For those special occasions choose from our range on this website and contact us to place your order.
Longrain is a contemporary restaurant, bar, Asian produce store and canteen. It is uniquely located within an expansive, 110 year-old converted warehouse. A hip, yet welcoming atmosphere is combined with warm service, original cocktails, an inspired wine list and award-winning, modern Thai/Asian food, created by executive chef, Martin Boetz. Positioned within the heart of the artistic design quarter of inner-city Surry Hills, Longrain is only minutes from Sydney’s CBD and eastern suburbs - making it both a popular lunch and dinner destination for locals and visitors alike. Industrial features of the original warehouse co-exist with modern design additions, such as a signature wall of woven-wood panelling and a contemporary selection of Australian art and photography by celebrated artists such as Christopher Hodges.
This exceptional contemporary Australian restaurant has been awarded three hats every year since 2004. est. not only maintained its status in 2011, Head chef Peter Doyle was also recognized with the exclusive SMH Good Food Guide Award for Professional Excellence. Add award winning service by hospitality legend Sam Di Stefano and a wine list personally selected by Paul Beaton, and you just know est. is going to be a dining experience not to be missed and long remembered.
Ormeggio at the Spit
Ormeggio at The Spit, located at D’Albora Marinas, offers Contemporary Italian cuisine in a spectacular waterside setting, overlooking Middle Harbour and Pearl Bay. It has Two Chef Hats in the Sydney Morning Herald's Good Food Guide 2013 and has been a hatted restaurant since opening in 2009. Executive Chef, Alessandro Pavoni and his team, utilise both new and traditional techniques of cooking, along with the finest produce, to deliver the Ormeggio experience.
Manly Phoenix Restaurant
Manly Phoenix is the third restaurant in the Phoenix restaurant group, opening in November 2003. Nothing’s more relaxing than enjoying the open panoramic view of the ocean. Positioned on the Manly Wharf facing the water, it is the perfect place for lunch or dinner by the sea. Along with the sister restaurants, the decor fits in with the contemporary Phoenix look, and service is ‘ personalized’ to make every guest feel at home.
Book your function here! From birthdays, office parties, engagement parties, weddings, anniversaries, christenings, reunions, fundraisers, and corporate functions Hotel Mosman can be the perfect venue for your event.. We provide free room hire, attentive staff and delicious canapes for parties from 10 to 100. Any assistance you require when organisng your event can be provided by our experienced function managers. The Garden View Terrace combines traditional with contemporary: a modern decor inside and outside a private balcony with stunning views over beautiful, historic Boronia House and its enchanting gardens: the perfect backdrop for your photos. Our venue provides modern facilities with fine service, dedicated event co-ordination,and delicious cuisine all prepared on site in consultation with you by our chef. Enquire for availability today.
Fu Manchu Restaurant
Fu Manchu, Darlinghurst: This loud and colourful Chinese/nonya restaurant is the perfect venue for a feast with friends. It has private rooms upstairs, they accept BYO, the food is delicious, fairly priced and perfect for sharing. SMH EVERYDAY CHAMPS AWARD 2011
Nestled in the village atmosphere of Balmain’s main street, Blue Ginger is a South-East Asian restaurant with its main focus on quality of food and service standards. Behind the 150 year-old carved and brass-bolted temple doors, Blue Ginger portrays a calm and spacious oasis, that is until half-way through the evening when it literally can be overflowing with diners. It is well-recognised as a jewel in the crown of the Inner West of Sydney and an institution for high quality South-East Asian food.
Welcome to Tetsuya's Tetsuya’s Restaurant is located at 529 Kent Street, Sydney. Tetsuya Wakuda refurbished an heritage-listed site, with influences of traditional Japanese-inspired style, to create a serene dining enclave in the city. The restaurant offers three main dining areas overlooking an exquisite Japanese garden, private yet atmospheric rooms for larger groups, and a bar at which guests may enjoy a pre-dinner drink before commencing their meal. Every room also features pieces from Tetsuya's eclectic art and ceramic collection, from delicate Japanese porcelain to bold Australian sculptures. The cuisine is unique, based on the Japanese philosophy of using natural seasonal flavours, and enhanced by classic French technique.
El Bulli Spanish Tapas
El Bulli has become renowned for authentic Argentinean and Spanish-style tapas. We call it 'Real Tapas'. Our menu features some of the family’s most prized recipes like the Asparagus con Jamon and our ever popular Paella. We’re all about providing you delicious traditional dishes, freshly prepared. As hunger comes in stages, so too does our tapas. Try our Sangria! Red or White? Jug or glass? Our secret family recipe is sure to get you moving.
Aesops Greek Restaurant
Aesop’s is the perfect entertainment venue for any lively event, from a girls night or a corporate function to a big fat Greek wedding. Offering an eclectic Mediterranean menu and a beautiful outlook across to the Botanic Gardens and Conservatorium of Music, Aesops is a great choice to experience Greek cuisine. Proprietor James Gamvros will fill your tummy and have you on your feet dancing the Zorba through to Katy Perry. With a capacity of 170 and full audio visual and DJ/MC facilities, Aesop’s is the perfect venue, lunch or dinner, for anything from a romantic dinner for two, to office parties, product launches, hens and bucks parties and of course big fat Greek weddings. We’ve much experience with special dietary requirements, just talk to our staff. Convenient parking station located just next door. Call Aesop’s for a discount.
Sepia Restaurant opened in May 2009 and is located at the prestigious Darling Park precinct at 201 Sussex Street, Sydney. Sepia is the creative collaboration between two of Sydney's highly regarded food identities - the renowned seafood wholesaler George Costi of De Costi Seafoods and award winning Sydney Chef Martin Benn. The contemporary menu at Sepia is unique utilising the best of seasonal produce and drawing inspiration from Japan. We offer a la carte and degustation menus Tuesday to Thursday dinner and Friday lunch. On Friday evenings, Saturday lunch and Saturday evenings we offer a completely different degustation menu that evolves each week. Sydney Morning Herald restaurant critic Terry Durack describes the cuisine as: "smoky, sweet, crunchy, creamy, soft, gentle, toasty, scented, clear, brothy, earthy, floral. The focus is on texture and contrast even more than taste - there's always a crunch, always a cream. It's like the love-child of Tetsuya Wakuda and Rene Redzepi of Noma; a Nordic kaiseki. Sepia's extensive wine list compiled by award winning Sommelier Rodney Setter offers more than twenty four wines by the glass and an eclectic selection of wines from around the globe.
Beach Palace Hotel
Located right on the sand of Coogee’s beautiful beachfront, the iconic Beach Palace Hotel offers something for everyone. We offer a range or services and entertainment from Mothers Groups to sponsorships, two fantastic restaurants, a cocktail bar, nightclub and the best sports bar in the Eastern Suburbs. With all the latest technology, we show all the major sporting events on our Plasma TV’s and boast a 30 foot, crystal clear projected screen for all the biggies!
Nicks Bar and Grill
Nick's Seafood Restaurant has become somewhat of a Sydney institution over the last decade since opening its doors in 1998. With Nick’s years of experience in the seafood wholesale business, it does not surprise anyone that Nick's Seafood Restaurant is the leader in fresh and high quality seafood produce in Sydney. Everyday our produce is carefully sourced by our group of expert buyers at the Sydney Fish Markets. The menu contains an array of fresh fish, oysters, crustaceans and lobsters. Our chef’s enhance the flavours, with the food showcasing natural flavours and simplicity. Overlooking the shores of Cockle Bay and Darling Harbour, Nick's Seafood Restaurant has all that a delectable seafood dining experience should…. Fresh seafood, professional service with breathtaking panoramic oceans views of Darling Harbour.
Perched on the restaurant’s mezzanine level, it’s easy to see why the newly opened Zushi on Crown Street has become instantly popular. The younger sibling to Zushi on nearby Victoria Street is a slicker version of the original Sydney sushi haunt – solid wooden tables, black dining chairs and timber wall finishes dominate the low-lit space that welcomes guests with a monochrome floral mural on the oversized glass entrance.