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Mode Kitchen & Bar

Mode Kitchen & Bar

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens Mon 12:00:PM

Sydney CBD

13 Chef Hat Award
Great food, great drinks and great company...Sydneysiders celebrate the simple things in life at Mode Kitchen & Bar on George Street in the heart of the CBD. Delivering uncomplicated, yet memorable...
Machiavelli Restaurant

Machiavelli Restaurant

Italian   $$$$$   Opens Mon 12:00:PM

Sydney CBD

Restaurant & Catering Association
Hidden away beneath Clarence Street down a set of flagstone steps, Machiavelli Restaurant has been serving West Sydney locals for more than 30 years. Cured meats hang from sturdy crossbeams support...
Summer High TeaNow available to bookSummer High Tea Dates at Parliament House, Sydney Friday 12 & 19 January 2024 Thursday 25 January 2024 Friday 2, 9, 16, 23 February 2024 Enjoy a delicious High Tea. Bookings are essential.
Bentley Restaurant & Bar on O’Connell Street offers a fine dining experience in an industrial space in Sydney’s CBD. Chef Brent Savage’s innovative and inventive food is expertly paired with wines ...
Monster Sushi and Bar

Monster Sushi and Bar

Japanese   $$$$$   Opens Mon 11:30:AM

Sydney CBD

Chefs are storytellers and each dish has its own nostalgic tale to tell at Monster Sushi and Bar on Sussex Street in the heart of Sydney’s CBD. Expect dynamic and innovative modern Japanese cuisine...
Banksia Bakehouse

Banksia Bakehouse

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens Mon 7:30:AM

Sydney CBD

Find all things pastry along with celebration cakes at Banksia Bakehouse on George Street in the heart of Sydney’s CBD. Named after and inspired by native Australian fauna, this trendy bakehouse ro...
Mangkon Rd

Mangkon Rd

Thai   $$$$$   Opens Mon 11:30:AM

Sydney CBD

Delivering a dining experience with the soul of Bangkok’s Chinatown, Sydneysiders head to Mangkon Rd restaurant on George Street for Thai fusion fare with flair. Step into a funky vibe of dragon wa...
With a name like The Grand Palace expectations are high for this Indian restaurant on George Street in the heart of Sydney – and it doesn’t disappoint. Nestled in a basement, expect stunning décor ...
VIP Experience Packages for Festival seasonTailormade DiningThe new VIP experience team will discuss with the clients for their occasions and requests, from table setting to dietary needs and set up a bespoke dining experience for the event. This service ru...
Firegrill restaurant and bar on Clarence Street in the heart of Sydney offers destination dining with an emphasis on classic timeless comfort and quality. Discover a luxurious and refined yet fun v...
One of the world's most highly awarded restaurants, Tetsuya’s is located right in the heart of Sydney. The stunningly heritage-listed building is complete with private dining rooms and two main din...
Fairmont

Fairmont

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens Mon 12:00:PM

Sydney CBD

Medusa Greek Taverna

Medusa Greek Taverna

Greek   $$$$$   Opens Mon 12:00:PM

Sydney CBD

Embodying the social nature of Greek eating and drinking, Sydneysiders head to Medusa Greek Taverna on Market Street in the heart of the city for a truly memorable dining experience. Expect cuisine...
Balcon by Tapavino

Balcon by Tapavino

Spanish   $$$$$   Opens Mon 12:00:PM

Sydney CBD

Taking its cue from the rustic and refined dishes of Northern Spain, discerning Sydney foodies head to Balcon by Tapavino on Bligh Street for fare with flair. This contemporary restaurant in the he...
Medan Ciak

Medan Ciak

Indonesian   $$$$$   Opens Mon 11:00:AM

Sydney CBD

Bringing the exciting tastes of Medan to Sydney, head to Medan Ciak on Sussex Street in the CBD for Indonesian fare with flair. Settle into warm and inviting surrounds of blond wood, a colourful wa...
Australian produce and wine take centre stage at Bennelong on Bennelong Point in the heart of Sydney. This sister restaurant to Quay sits proudly at the Sydney Opera House on the edge of the Harbou...
Bar Cupola

Bar Cupola

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens Mon 7:30:AM

Sydney CBD

The pleasant hum of conversation amidst an energetic working day ambience greets diners at Bar Cupola on Pitt Street in the heart of Sydney’s CBD. Corporate chic meets casual dining at this restaur...
XOPP by Golden Century

XOPP by Golden Century

Asian   $$$$$   Opens Mon 12:00:PM

Sydney CBD

Restaurant & Catering Association
Offering a modern and playful restaurant experience, Sydneysiders head to XOPP by Golden Century on Little Pier Street in Haymarket for elevated Chinese cuisine, matched with an extensive wine list...
Mr Wong

Mr Wong

Chinese   $$$$$   Opens Mon 12:00:PM

Sydney CBD

15 Chef Hat Award