Top Choice Modern Australian in Circular Quay & The Rocks


Quay is shamelessly guilty of breaking the rule that good views make for bad food. Chef Peter Gilmore never rests on his laurels, consistently delivering the exquisitely crafted, adventurous cuisine which has landed…
Top Choice Modern Australian in Millthorpe


White tablecloths, shiny glassware and sophisticated contemporary food that celebrates the region: Tonic is highly recommended for a classy night out. Book ahead.
Top Choice Modern Australian in Millthorpe

Gerry's @ The Commercial

Fabulous pub food, open fireplaces, local wines and not a TV or poker machine in sight. This is one of rural NSW's best pubs for a meal. Try the award-winning rib-eye steak or the lamb burger - best washed down with…
Top Choice Italian in Coffs Harbour


Classic Italian fare is prepared in an open kitchen using produce from the best local suppliers and herbs from its own garden. Expect earthy delights like bean soup, wood-fired pizza and home-made pasta. If you're n…
Top Choice Japanese in Circular Quay & The Rocks


Colourful sake barrels and lots of dark wood contribute to the louche Oriental glamour of this large, buzzy restaurant. Solo travellers can prop themselves around the open kitchen and snack on delectable Wagyu dumpl…
Top Choice Cafe in Wentworth

Artback Gallery & Cafe

Main-street offerings of pub grub and takeaway are outshone by this creative corner venue, a stylish two-level conversion of an 1882 bluestone building.
Top Choice Australian in Bourke

Poetry on a Plate

A heart-warmingly unique offering: a well-priced night of bush ballads and storytelling around a campfire under the stars, with a simple, slow-cooked meal and dessert to boot. Dress warmly and bring your own drinks,…
Modern Australian in Circular Quay & The Rocks


Aria is a star in Sydney’s fine-dining firmament, an award-winning combination of chef Matt Moran’s stellar dishes, Opera House views and faultless service. A pretheatre a la carte menu is available before 7pm.
Thai in Circular Quay & The Rocks

Sailors Thai Canteen

Wedge yourself into a gap between arts-community operators, politicians and media manoeuvrers at Sailors' long communal table and order from the fragrant menu of Thai street-food classics. The balcony tables fill up…
Modern Australian in Circular Quay & The Rocks

Cafe Sydney

This breezy, spacious restaurant on the Customs House roof has harbour views, an outdoor terrace, a glass ceiling, a cocktail bar and friendly staff. Seafood dishes dominate.