• aMBUSH gallery 

    28 Broadway
    aMBUSH Gallery is much more than a physical exhibition space. It’s an innovative program of site-specific, project-based art activations stemming from a unique fusion of philanthropic and commercial impulses. This multi-award winning gal…
  • Ampersand Cafe & Bookstore 

    78 Oxford Street
    +61 2 9380 6617
    Where coffee and books meet in a delightful library-esque setting.
  • Anason 

    Editor's Pick
    5 / 23 Barangaroo Avenue
    +61 2 9188 1581
    Anason, opening in February 2016, was the first permanent venue on Barangaroo's Wulugul Walk, and the restaurant can get busy especially at lunchtime, now that they have already attracted loyal regular customers. So don't miss out on the tasty …
  • Anita's Theatre 

    264-270 Lawrence Hargrave Drive
    +61 2 82402275
    This large performing-arts venue with old-school charm, hosting touring musicians & comedy acts was opened initially as the elaborate King’s Theatre in 1925, and operated continually until April 1965. After a number of incarnations including a r…
  • Annandale Creative Arts Centre 

    81 Johnston Street
    Annandale Creative Arts Centre is a project of Newtown Mission Uniting Church seeking to support innovation in arts practise, provide a place of connection for those working in the arts, and provide opportunities for community involvement in the a…
  • Annandale Hotel 

    17-19 Parramatta Road
    +61 2 9550 1078
    For what felt like the longest time, the doors of The Annandale Hotel were closed and there wasn’t a hint of activity behind the scenes.
  • Anvil Coffee Co - Artarmon 

    17 Dickson Street
    From their original location at Kirribilli Wharf to a new one in Artarmon, the Anvil Coffee Co are spreading the caffeine and brunch love around.
  • apera 

    Quadrangle Shopping Village, 23-26/100 Edinburg Road
    The apera kitchen is helmed by Jenny Shaw and Ryan Blagrove, who have drawn upon a plethora of local and international experience to produce a seasonal menu of uniquely Australian dishes. Shaw (Palisade Hotel, The Kitchen Nook) met Blagrove (Marco…
  • Arcadia Liquors 

    7 Cope Street
    +61 2 8068 4470
    Vintage kitsch meets cosy beer parlour, mulled wine in winter, a handful of listed cocktails all year round, toasties or take-away food deliveries from across the road for munchies.
  • Arcadia Markets 

    Arcadia Public School, 140 Arcadia Road
    +61 2 9653 2727
    A great public school market with a focus on artisanal crafts and unique items for sale. If it’s locally made, hand crafted or gourmet, chances are pretty good that you’ll find it on one of the stalls being sold by the same hands that made it.
  • Archie Rose Distilling Co. 

    85 Dunning Avenue
    Rosebery NSW
    (02) 8458 2300
    Not only is Archie Rose a boutique distillery, it also has its own bar attached where you can sample all of its wares and more.
  • Archway 1 Theatre 

    Archway 1, Chapman Road
    +61 449 227 498
    A relatively new establishment in the Sydney theatrical scene, Archway 1 aims to promote classic and contemporary works in relation to modern issues and themes.
  • Aria 

    1 Macquarie Street
    +61 2 9252 2555
    Aria is one of Sydney’s long time stayers in the fine dining scene. Located on the cusp of the harbour in Circular Quay, the restaurant has been serving locals and tourists the best produce with finesse since 1999.
  • Art Gallery of New South Wales 

    Art Gallery Road
    1800 679 278
    Extensive art collection across the centuries and a must-visit for everyone that calls themselves a Sydney resident.
  • Arthur's Pizza - Randwick 

    The Spot, 47 Perouse Road
    +61 2 9326 6700
    Arthur’s Pizza has spread itself around a bit, which you can take as a testament to its popularity, and now has restaurants open in Randwick, Bondi and Paddington.
  • Articulate Project Space 

    497 Parramatta Road
    +61 468 316 179
    Articulate is one of the most exciting contemporary art galleries you can visit in Sydney. Run by a group of visual artists, all proponents of experimental art is a surefire recipe for success.
  • ArtSHINE Gallery 

    3 Blackfriars Street
    +61 2 9698 9156
    ArtShine Gallery is a platform dedicated to emerging and established artists. They work with artists, showcase their talent and help them connect with collectors. Come and find the community of artists, artisans, designers, crafters and all profes…
  • Artsite Gallery 

    165 Salisbury Road, corner of St Marys Street and Probert Street
    +61 2 8095 9678
    Housed in a classic 1940 Art Deco warehouse, with two large exhibition areas, and a stockroom gallery, Artsite Gallery offers a balanced mix of Solo and curated group exhibitions showcasing a diverse range of works from both well established and emer…
  • Artspace Visual Arts Centre 

    The Gunnery, 43–51 Cowper Wharf Roadway
    +61 2 9356 0555
    Looking out onto a spectacular view of Sydney Harbour, Artspace Visual Arts Centre is ideally located to help inspire artists.
  • Ash St Cellar 

    1 Ash Street
    +61 2 9240 3000
    A modern European-style bistro, Ash St Cellar and wine bar is intimately tucked away behind ivy.