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Mosman Rowers

Stand-up paddleboarding, jugs of cocktails, rosé on tap and views for days.

3 Centenary Drive, Mosman

Foys Kirribilli

Sydney’s oldest open-boat sailing club houses eateries that sail-ebrate history.

76 McDougall Street, Kirribilli


A place where seasonal, healthy food is the focus, southern Italy is the inspiration and diners are encouraged to stick around for a couple of drinks after their meal.

75-79 Hall Street, Bondi Beach

Icebergs Dining Room and Bar

On Bondi Beach's cliffside, this upscale Mediterranean restaurant flaunts its fabulous food and view.

Restaurant 1 Notts Ave, Bondi

Blanca Bar & Dining

A Finnish hospitality hero and former Dinner by Heston Blumenthal chef teamed up.

75 Hall Street, Bondi

Kepos & Co.

Hummus, falafel and a whole lot more.

Shop 5, Casba 18 Dank Street, Waterloo


A restaurant and bar focusing on the melding of Japanese techniques and flavours with Peruvian produce.

216 Commonwealth Street, Surry Hills

Continental Deli, Bar and Bistro CBD

The follow up to Newtown's distinctive tinned cocktail bar offers all the same thrills: cold cuts, cheese, canned goods, fine wine and stiff drinks.

167 Phillip Street, Sydney

Bel & Brio

A Central Coast farm is the backbone of this CBD eatery.

300 Baranagroo Avenue, Sydney

A1 Canteen

Automata's little sibling is cheaper, more casual and open all day.

The Old Rum Store 2-10 Kensington Street, Chippendale

Can Cava Pintxos & Wine

A Spanish-style bar serving “tapas for the individual”.

101 Hall Street, Bondi

Kitchen by Mike

Mike McEnearney trades out No.1 Bent Street with his all-day canteen where you’re encouraged to bring in your own Tupperware.

1 Bent Street, Sydney

Tokyo Bird

Whisky, cocktails and yakitori.

Shop 2 226-228 Commonwealth Street (enter via Belmore Lane), Surry Hills

Bibo Wine Bar

A moody wine bar with a Portuguese edge.

7 Bay Street, Double Bay

Bistrot Gavroche

A classic French restaurant on Kensington Street.

2-10 Kensington Street, Chippendale


All-day Italian dining from Jared Merlino, the man behind some of Sydney's best bars.

359 Crown Street, Surry Hills

Bar Clementine

Vino with integrity – and food that’s a little bit French, a little bit Korean.

52 Harris Street, Pyrmont

Azuma Japanese

Exquisite sushi and sashimi since 1996.

Level 1 Chifley Plaza 2 Chifley Square , Sydney


A bowl of cacio e pepe, a glass of Roman wine and a seat outside in Rushcutter’s Bay.

50 McLachlan Avenue, Rushcutters Bay

Don't Tell Aunty

The super-popular “inauthentic Indian” restaurant from Melbourne and NYC serves up butter chicken without the butter.

414 Bourke Street, Surry Hills

Public Dining Room

Casual fine food with a killer view.

2A The Esplanade, Balmoral

Buon Ricordo

This classic Italian restaurant has been kicking since 1987 and shows no signs of slowing down.

108 Boundary Street, Paddington


Middle Eastern cuisine at its most playful.

91 Glebe Point Road, Glebe


The cuisines of the East Mediterranean from a former Quay chef.

65-69 Addison Road, Marrickville


North Indian classics and Punjabi specialities from a Harris Park institution.

62 Wigram, Harris Park

Bodega 1904

A glossy green roof and sprawling silver countertop transports diners to a 1900s-style train-station diner.

1 Dalgal Way, Forest Lodge


A Turkish meze bar hidden in a former hair salon is serving charcoal meats, Turkish booze and street food.

135 Enmore Road, Enmore

Capriccio Osteria & Bar

Rich Italian flavours with a modern palette.

159 Norton Street, Leichhardt

Olio Kensington Street

Sicilian recipes, local produce and a heritage rooftop shaded by olive trees.

2-10 Kensington Street, Chippendale