Fashion Week can demand a considerable amount of energy from everyone in attendance. The best way to ensure you're prepped and ready for this much fashion? Eat.

We've collected the best places to dine pre or post fashion show.


Bread and coffee for the long day ahead.

206 Cleveland Street, Chippendale

Brewtown Newtown

For nourishing lunches and outstanding coffee.

6-8 O'Connell Street, Newtown


Debrief over drinks.

153a King Street, Newtown

Ester Restaurant & Bar

Where the dishes are as simple and elegant as designer clothes.

46-52 Meagher Street, Chippendale


Handmade pasta to kick your hunger.

137 Cleveland Street, Darlington

Gigi's Pizzeria

Vegan pizza that tastes like the real thing.

379 Kings Street, Newtown


Ravenous? Make for this American-inspired comfort food.

33 Enmore Road, Newtown

The Stinking Bishops

Nibble on some cheese post show.

Shop 5 63-71 Enmore Road, Newtown

Golden Lotus Vegan

Warm up with a bowl of vegetable pho.

343 King Street, Newtown

Redfern Continental

The bar out back is open late for post-runway burgers.

180 Redfern Street, Redfern

Cornerstone Bar & Food

If it were any closer to the action, you'd be eating on the catwalk.

245 Wilson Street (cnr Codrington St), Eveleigh

The Bearded Tit

A rowdy local haunt around the corner from Carriageworks.

183 Regent Street, Redfern