BEST OF SYDNEY

BEST VIETNAMESE: Summer Rolls

When a wee little Vietnamese salad bar gets Sydney’s votes for best Vietnamese two years running, it has to be doing something incredible. On first … Read more

BEST ORGANIC: The Earth Food Store, Bondi

Don’t let this store’s country bumpkin vibe fool you – apart from selling organic fruits, vegetables and meat, there is also a sophisticated range of … Read more

BEST NOODLES: Dondon, Darlinghurst

It’s easy to forget about Dondon, small and unobtrusive as it is. But, like a missing $2 coin, this just makes rediscovering it all the … Read more

BEST LUNCH: Taste Food & Grill

 Let award-winning takeaway joint Taste Newtown invite you in for a unique experience with their friendly staff. Choose from a variety of wholesome salads, made … Read more

BEST JAPANESE: Rengaya

First things first: you don’t come to Rengaya on a budget. But if you’ve got the cash, spend it on the duck and the rich, … Read more

BEST INDIAN: Jaipur Sweets

Forget fancy restaurant paraphernalia; this place is all about the food. Find makki de roti from the north, masala dosa from the south and everything … Read more

BEST HOLE IN THE WALL CAFÉ: Nookie

This has to be the hospitality equivalent of Ludwig Bemelmans’s Madeline – you know, may be very small, but inside she’s tall? Except that by … Read more

BEST MEXICAN: Guzman y Gomez

Some gringos may think it just another fast food chain, but to foodies like me, Guzman y Gomez represented the first glimpse Sydneysiders had of … Read more

BEST FRENCH: Sel & Poivre

A dainty step into this Darlinghurst institution immediately proves the old adage that a restaurant full of natives, true-blue tucker makes. Mere centimetres from the … Read more

BEST ITALIAN: Legno

Sydney hospitality entrepreneur Vince Battiato’s restaurant draws its inspiration from Battiato’s heritage and specializes in traditional pizzas. As well as providing quality Italian fare, Legno … Read more