Modern Australian in Circular Quay & The Rocks

The top-notch cuisine at Altitude, on the 36th floor of Shangri-La hotel, is liable to send your taste buds soaring as high as the fabulous views over the Opera House and down the bridge. On Friday and Saturday, a four-course menu is offered ($135) and it opens for brunch on Saturdays ($75). Midweek pre-theatre dining is good value at $65.