Best spots to take guests visiting Sydney
If you are lucky enough to live in Sydney, you will no doubt find you have guests visiting you from time to time. Who wouldn’t want to visit this amazing city we call home after all? But, just where do you take your guests to really show off our stunning city? Well, as usual, we’ve got you covered.
Here is our list of the top 10 best places to take your guests in Sydney (in no particular order). Your guests are sure to fall in love with Sydney in no time.
- ICEBERGS DINING ROOM AND BAR
Possibly the most quintessential Sydney dining experience. Whether you visit for a decadent meal in their dining room, or simply a drink in their bar, that iconic view of Bondi Beach doesn’t get much better.
Read our review of Icebergs
1 Notts Avenue, Bondi Beach
- CHINA DOLL
The Finger Wharf at Woolloomooloo is a stunning spot, especially for lunch. Our pick on the Wharf is China Doll. Soak up those views, envy those boats and enjoy stunning food to boot.
Read our review of China Doll
Shop 4, 6 Cowper Wharf Road, Woolloomooloo
- NORTH BONDI FISH
Matt Moran’s North Bondi Fish offers enviable views over Bondi Beach and showcases the best of our local seafood. A must for visitors.
Read our review of North Bondi Fish
120 Ramsgate Avenue, North Bondi
- PILU AT FRESHWATER
Pilu at Freshwater is situated right on the beach and offers sweeping ocean views along with their Italian menu.
Read our review of Pilu at Freshwater
“On the beach”, Moore Road, Freshwater
- BOATHOUSE ON BLACKWATTLE BAY
The best way to arrive at the Boathouse on Blackwattle Bay is by water taxi, whether for lunch or dinner. It doesn’t get much more Sydney than that! This fine dining restaurant focuses predominantly on seafood and offers water front views.
Read our review of Boathouse on Blackwattle Bay
123 Ferry Road, Glebe
- THE BUCKET LIST
Located literally on the sand of our most famous Sydney beach, Bondi is The Bucket List. A great spot for a cocktail or two!
Read our review of The Bucket List
The Bondi Pavilion, Queen Elizabeth Drive, Bondi Beach
Fine dining restaurant Bennelong is located inside The Opera House and the views offered of Sydney harbour and the Sydney Harbour Bridge are second to none. A fancy Sydney night out.
Read our review of Bennelong
Sydney Opera House Bennelong Point, Sydney
- COOGEE PAVILION
The Coogee Pavilion offers a variety of areas and is family friendly. Our pick is the rooftop bar. Sweeping ocean views a bonus.
Read our review of Coogee Pavilion
169 Dolphin Street, Coogee
- THE NEWPORT OR BERT’S BAR & BRASSERIE
For stunning views over the Pittwater estuary, you can’t beat The Newport. If you’re looking for a more formal option, head to their fine dining restaurant, Bert’s Bar & Brasserie.
Read our review of The Newport | Read our review of Bert’s Bar & Brasserie
2 Kalinya Street, Newport
- BOATHOUSE CAFES
This quintessential group of cafes are dotted around the Sydney coastline. Choose your most convenient location.
Read our review of The Boathouse Cafes
Various coastal locations
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