• Cellar 8 Wine & Espresso Bar 

    Editor's Pick
    8 Post Office Street
    02 9440 9044
    Pymble residents no longer need to leave the area for a fabulous night out. And what's more, wherever you live in Sydney Cellar 8 Wine & Espresso Bar is worth a trip to Post Office Street. For a first venture, we were not only extremely pl…
  • Charlie Parker's 

    380 Oxford Street
    +61 2 9240 3000
    A welcoming neighbourhood speakeasy exploring original flavours and innovative techniques.
  • Christopher Hanna Laneway Bar 

    Editor's Pick
    Bridge Lane
    +61 2 9241 4114
    Awesome lush rosy Sydney CBD laneway, with amazing attention to detail in drinks, food and service. The cocktails are classy and range from bottled beauties ready to go, to a stunning list of signatures.
  • Cliff Dive 

    16-18 Oxford Square
    Frankly there aren’t enough bars in Sydney with the attention to alternative decor that The Cliff Dive has.
  • Club 77 

    77 William Street
    Simply put, Club 77 is the home of Sydney trash culture.
  • Coogee Pavilion 

    169 Dolphin Street
    +61 2 9240 3000
    Coogee Pavilion celebrates the good things in life – friendship, family, fun and food, all with a Coogee ocean view.
  • Coogee Pavilion Rooftop 

    169 Dolphin Street
    +61 2 9240 3000
    Designed like the home of an eccentric botanist, Coogee Pavilion Rooftop guests can enjoy sensational food and an unrivalled view of breathtaking Coogee.
  • Cornerstone Bar & Food 

    245 Wilson Street
    +61 2 8571 9004
    Located alongside one of Sydney's premiere arts venues Carriageworks, Cornerstone offers a relaxed, urbane atmosphere, an extensive drinks menu, and simple, hearty food for a reasonable price.
  • Customs House Bar 

    Editor's Pick
    19 Macquarie Place
    Circular Quay
    +61 2 9259 7317
    The Customs House Bar in Macquarie Place might be one of the oldest pubs in Sydney, but it dishes up one of the most delicious and generous and great value pub meals around.
  • Daniel San - Chow Down Bar & Beachside Dojo 

    55 North Steyne
    +61 2 9977 6963
    Daniel San is a fairly unique and welcome addition to the Manly strip - a Japanese rock 'n roll bar. Sushi, saké and Japanese beer slushies. Oh, and rock 'n roll.…
  • Darlo Country Club 

    Editor's Pick
    235 Victoria Street
    02 9380 4279
    Darlo Country Club (Victoria Street Darlinghurst) is our Sydney Scoop pick for best new Sydney bar of 2015.
  • Deli Wine Bar 

    Sophia Street
    Surry Hills
    +61 2 9211 0664
    Wines by the half glass, full glass or carafe in this underground sandstone bar; charcuterie from the deli to go with it.
  • Different Drummer Bar 

    185 Glebe Point Road
    The Different Drummer cocktail bar is a staple of the inner west small bar scene. Behind the facade of an early 20th century building on Glebe Point Rd sits an eclectic bar with exposed bricks, intimate nooks and a quirky sense of style. The bar i…
  • Django Bar 

    Corner 103 Railway Parade & 19 Marrickville Road
    So what’s the Django Bar, I hear you ask? Well…one level down from Camelot…. Through the big red door……
  • Doris and Beryl's Bridge Club and Tea House 

    Editor's Pick
    530 King Street
    Step straight off the main street into Aaron Edwards' small bar where tea infused spirits make delicious granny-named cocktails. Don't forget, this is a teahouse so they do serve tea here too!…
  • Eau Di Vie 

    229 Darlinghurst Road
    +61 422 263 226
    As the name of the joint suggests, classy spirits are served here.
  • Establishment 

    252 George Street
    +61 2 9240 3000
    Establishment is a well populated Sydney high street bar and one of the lead bars of the current Merivale stable. The ground floor boasts a stunning 42m long wrap marble bar centrepiece in the former historic George Patterson Building. Establishme…
  • Fat Rupert's 

    Editor's Pick
    249 Bondi Road
    02 9130 1033
    It’s hard to miss the brightly tattooed skull and rose exterior with the large scale Bondi Beach sign boldly painted along the side and affectionately named Fat Rupert’s (after the owner Aaron’s beloved canine friend); this Bondi bar and re…
  • Firefly 

    24 Young Street, corner of Grosvenor Street
    Neutral Bay
    +61 2 9909 0193
    And almost everyone knows that when they want a more intimate drink of a glass of great wine or craft beer in Neutral Bay then they go to Firefly.
  • Fix St. James  

    Editor's Pick
    111 Elizabeth Street
    +61 2 9232 2767
    Conveniently on the cusp of the city centre, Fix St James is one of Sydney’s long serving and reliable wine bars.