• The Victoria Room 

    235 Victoria Street
    +61 2 9357 4488
    A mélange of velvet settees and white clothed tables sets the scene for the intimacy of the upstairs Victorian bar and restaurant.
  • The Whisky Room 

    The Clock Hotel, 470 Crown Street
    Surry Hills
    +61 2 9331 5333
    “Through the saloon doors” beckon the stairs leading to The Whisky Room, found above The Clock Hotel.
  • The Wine Library 

    18 Oxford Street
    +61 2 9360 5686
    Great Australian wine luminaries don the walls, Jeff Buckley croons from the speakers, and a selection of the world’s best natural and organic wines are stacked on the shelves.
  • This Must Be The Place 

    239 Oxford Street
    +61 2 9331 8063
    Two of Australia’s most talented bartenders and DIAGEO RESERVE WORLD CLASS™ winners, Luke Ashton and Charlie Ainsbury, have opened the doors to their highly anticipated bar This Must Be The Place, on Oxford Street in Darlinghurst, Sydney. …
  • Timbah 

    1/375 Glebe Point Road
    +61 2 9571 7005
    Head in to Timbah for an excellent selection of wines by the glass (changes daily, local patrons get to choose) and some top notch share plates.
  • Tokyo Bird 

    Entry on Belmore Lane, 2, 226-228 Commonwealth Street
    Surry Hills
    +61 2 8880 0788
    Tokyo Bird is a Japanese-inspired small bar, located in Belmore Lane, Surry Hills, near Central Station. Specialising in Japanese whisky, high quality cocktails by award-winning bartender Yoshi Onishi, and yakitori Japanese-style grilled skewered …
  • Uncle Kurt's 

    Horwood Place (beneath City Centre Carpark)
    +61 401 585 026
    Uncle Kurt's is a Parramatta hidden gem that is inspired by Brooklyn, NY. With signature cocktails and NY Deli Eats, Uncle Kurt's has all the right vibes. …
  • Uncle Ming's 

    55 York Street
    Some sit in the red opium den sipping Tsing Tao. But the real secret here (apart from toilets that speak to you), is the largest collection of Japanese whiskies in town.
  • Vasco 

    421 Cleveland Street
    Surry Hills
    +61 406 775 436
    “It’s only rock n’ roll but we like it.” Award winning Vasco is also home to 2013 Bartender of the Year Luke Ashton - so you can bet the cocktails are ripper.
  • Vernon's Bar 

    2 Moonbie Street
    Summer Hill
    +61 2 9797 8118
    One Penny Red is once again stamping its mark on the Inner West dining scene with the opening of Vernon’s Bar, a lively upstairs addition to the already celebrated restaurant.   The bar boasts a menu of modern seasonal dishes with an a…
  • Waterman's Lobster Co. 

    5 / 29 Orwell Street
    Potts Point
    +61 2 9380 2558
    There are some simple rules when it comes to lobster rolls. None of these are negotiable. Think of it as the lobster roll manifesto. 1. The roll must be a top-cut hot dog bun. Not brioche. Not sweet. 2. Butter must be appl…