Restaurants

Don Peppino’s

Restaurant

An Italian restaurant in a former ’90s nightclub.

Chubby Cheeks

Restaurant

A modern Thai restaurant serving twice-cooked master-stock chicken and Wagyu brisket that takes four days to prepare.

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Lucio’s

Restaurant

A classic Ligurian-style cucina that’s been kicking since the ‘80s.

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Fred's

Restaurant

A wood-fired oven, an open-flame hearth and some of the country’s best produce and cocktail bar underneath.

Saint Peter

Restaurant

All-Australian seafood and wine.

Buon Ricordo

Restaurant

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

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Cafes

Barbetta

Cafe

This bustling, pretty cafe fuses traditional Italian flavours with local brunch staples

Köket

Cafe

A Swedish cafe by Funkis serving cinnamon buns, skagen and lingonberry cordial.

Omeio

Cafe

Offering goods to fill the pantry and fridge, all from small local producers.

Ampersand

Cafe

A book store/cafe selling Little Marionette coffee and second hand books at remarkable prices.

Sonoma Bakery

Cafe

Artisan bakers whose famous sourdough is eaten all over Sydney.

Morris

Cafe

There are giant cookies, à la Scout's Honour.

Bars

10 William St

Bar

Find classic Italian swagger at Sydney's most-experimental wine bar.

Charlie Parker’s

Bar

A 100-seat cocktail bar beneath Fred’s.

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Palace Verona

Bar

One of the best places to see artfully directed cinema in Sydney.

The Print Room

Bar

A spot in Paddington with Vintage charm and relaxed spaces for drinking and food to share.

The Village Inn

Bar

A community-focused local.

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The Unicorn Hotel

Bar

A resurrection of the iconic Australian pub by the Mary’s, Young Henrys and Porteño teams.

Shops

Aesop Paddington

Shop

Dive in for facials, skincare products and aquatic-inspired design.

In Bed

Shop

Stonewashed linens, crisp cottons and beautiful accessories, designed right here in Sydney.

Great Dane

Shop

Luxury mid-century Scandinavian furniture and interiors that will lift any home.

Jardan Flagship

Shop

The Melbourne furniture maker's grand Paddington store.

The Chicken Shop

Shop

Like the classic takeaway joint, but with more technique.

Mara & Mine Paddington

Shop

An Australian flagship selling the brand’s famous skeleton flats, and injecting a dose of California into Sydney.