Get your dinner on.
The area might best be known for its nightlife, but it has plenty to offer before sunset, too.
The best place to experience Sydney's thriving small bar culture.
Nightlife in Darlinghurst starts after work. Residents here are spoiled with a rich choice of booze, available even before it's dark.
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A Miami Vice themed bar with an appropriately tropical cocktail menu to match.
An upmarket, three-storey pub from the Goodtimes Hospitality Group.
Italian food, drinks and hip-hop served until 3am. Yes.
Drink, dance, shoot pool and snack on Eastern Europe’s finest.
The Darlo Country Club could be a Sydney après-work institution.
This bright, Scandinavian-look space is the antithesis of dark and mysterious cocktail bars. The drinks are creative, but avoid showy tricks or gimmicks in favour of balanced, considered and seasonal ingredients.
A terrific corner pub.
No sign, no fancy cocktails, but lots of locals at this Oxford Street hideaway.
Ten different varieties to try.
Inventive cocktails served fast.
A taxidermy-filled den that's equally about well-made cocktails and straight spirits, bourbon particularly.
An intimate vibe and 300-strong wine list make this one a date-night home run.
This bar specialises in sour beer and natural wine.
Meticulously made cocktails in a plush, vintage-look room.
A comfy cocktail bar that nails drinks, music and service in equal measures.
A cocktail-only establishment offering a three-course drink experience.
A world-class beer bar. Enough said.
The gin flows freely at this Darlinghurst venue that tips its hat to Old Havana.
An alfresco bar from the owner of Tuxedo and Kansas City Shuffle.
A refurbished live-music favourite, with pizzas and pool tables.
A Wes Anderson-inspired bar with pastel walls and cocktails to boot.
It's a bar, but trust us, you'll want to stay for dinner.
A late-night tiki bar, dancehall and tuckshop by those behind Tio's.
A charming exposed-brick boozer complete with rooftop garden.