5 of the best Sydney restaurants to explore in 2016

The cosmopolitan ambiance of Sydney offers a plethora of fine dining opportunities for everyone, from families and couples to large groups of friends. Whatever your tastes, you will find the perfect restaurant in Sydney just for you, in fact you will find more than one restaurant that will tantalise your taste buds.


So here are 5 of the best Sydney restaurants to help inspire your next gastronomic adventure.

Monopole at Potts Point

With a glamorous industrial, but chic interior, the Monopole wine bar and restaurant boasts a list of over 500 boutique wines and a menu that is both casual and bohemian. If you are in the mood for a relaxed dining experience, then you must try their amazing food, which is designed for sharing with family and friends.

The Bridge Room in the city

Looking for simple, classic elegance with a retro feel? Then welcome to the Bridge Room where you can enjoy modern Australian cuisine that is perfectly executed. Winning Restaurant of the Year for 2016, their menu has both Asian and European influences and features an open kitchen with a custom built charcoal grill – just the place to while away a few hours on the weekend.

Tokonoma Lounge in the city

If you are in the mood for Asian casual dining, then you can do no better than the informal style of Japanese dining made popular by The Tokonoma Lounge. Their food is designed to be shared amongst friends and they offer a Shushi Bar and a Robata Grill. With restaurants in Sydney, Melbourne and Dubai, this is a serious restaurant for serious foodies.

The Star at Pyrmont

If you want a unique dining experience, but are not sure exactly which cuisine will tempt you, then the Star at Pyrmont is your solution. With five signature restaurants all under one roof, you can indulge yourself in fine dining from around the world. With breath taking harbour views, first class wines, and award winning restaurants, The Star is a serious contender for your next culinary experience.

The Boathouse on Blackwattle Bay

Located above Sydney Rowers Club, The Boathouse offers some of the most spectacular waterfront views in Sydney. It comes as no surprise that The Boathouse is one of Sydney’s best seafood restaurants serving fresh seasonal seafood, accompanied by magical waterfront views. One of the unique features of this restaurant is that it can be reached via water taxi across Sydney Harbour, which makes your evening all the more special.

So this weekend, why not head into the city and explore the gastronomic delights of the city’s best restaurants with your family and friends. This is what weekends were designed for – good food, shared with good company.