• Isola D'ischia Ristorante 

    Editor's Pick
    191 Darling Street,
    Balmain East
    +61 2 9818 8841
    Three brothers, Salvatore Maurizio and Gianluca D'Alterio bring a dream, traditional Italian fare and a sunny disposition to the Balmain peninsula. Authentic Italian Best Food.
  • It's Time for Thai 

    2/309 Anzac Parade
    Kensington NSW
    +61 2 9662 3126
    This restaurant will be packed, there will be a queue but the food will be delicious. Time for Thai is a favourite amongst locals and great for a date or a casual night out.
  • Italian Street Kitchen 

    5/19-21 Grosvenor Street
    Neutral Bay
    02 9953 5888
    If you go weak at the knees for real Italian food then Italian Street Kitchen is a can't-go-wrong experience. Choose from a diverse list of pizzas. They’re cooked Roman style in a wood-fired oven. Not a pizza fan? Then indulge a generous portion…
  • Izakaya Fujiyama 

    Shop G09, 52 Waterloo Street
    Surry Hills
    +61 2 9698 2797
    The food as the name suggests is izakaya (Japanese pub-style snacks) sashimi, sushi and more. The drinks are mostly Japanese imports: beers, sake, whiskies.
  • Jersey Rd. Bistro 

    3 Jersey Road
    +61 2 9328 1600
    Woollahra institution Buzo has relaunched as Jersey Rd. Bistro, with the new name reflecting the transition from Traditional Italian Trattoria to Modern Australian Bistro.
  • JUAN Bowl & Tea 

    Shop 5, 94A Pitt Street
    JUAN is an intimate, stylish little joint just off Redfern Street, serving a focused menu of Japanese style rice bowls (don) with flavour-matched teas. There's also matcha lattes and an already popular matcha tiramisu dessert. It's hard to know wh…
  • K’nödel 

    Editor's Pick
    52 Waterloo Street
    Surry Hills
    +61 2 8021 4806
    Knodel European Dumplings is a small bright contemporary space in Surry Hills open for lunch and dinner with European dumplings from Eastern Europe as well as a modern take on traditional cuisines.
  • Kowloon Stir Fry King 

    Level 1, 249 Castlereagh Street
    +61 2 8080 7033
    Travel upstairs and escape to the world of Hong Kong’s lost culture “DAI PAI DONG” (大排檔). Kowloon Stir Fry King's very extensive menu is inspired by the street food and hawker stall vibes of Hong Kong; think deep fried abalone,…
  • La Scala on Jersey 

    2a Oxford Street
    +61 2 9357 0815
    La Scala on Jersey dish up good, hearty Italian fare from chef Massimo Mele.
  • Lan Yuan Restaurant 

    Shop 4005 level 1, Top Ryde Shopping Centre, corner of Devlin Street and Blaxland Road
    +61 2 9808 1030
    Brand new Cantonese restaurant, Lan Yuan’s seasonal menu showcases classic Chinese flavours with signature dishes such as duck egg yolk tofu, garlic butter lobster, Lan Yuan crispy pork belly with secret ingredients and the Lan Yuan deep fried ice cream with butterscotch sauce.
  • Little Jean 

    K1/Kiaora Place, 1 Kiaora Road
    Double Bay
    +61 2 9328 0201
    The food (r)evolution continues in Double Bay with the opening of new bistro Little Jean. Opening for breakfast and lunch seven days a week, Little Jean’s relaxed and casual ambience offers house baked pastries and breads through to seaso…
  • Lodge Tapas 

    Shop 1, 24 Burns Bay Road
    Lane Cove
    +61 2 9420 1629
    North side Lane Cove modern Australian fusion, Lodge Tapas offers everything from breakfast through lunch and dinner, with tapas inspired share plates to signature menu options in the evening.
  • Longrain 

    85 Commonwealth St
    Surry Hills NSW 2010
    +61 2 9280 2888
    Longrain is inspired by the communal eating philosophy of the South East Asian table.
  • Lot.1 Sydney 

    18 - 20 York Street
    +61 2 9279 3555
    A new multi level 400 seat restaurant and cafe due to open soon.
  • Lotus Dumpling Bar 

    3/16 Hickson Road
    Dawes Point
    +61 2 9251 8328
    Lotus is sleek and sophisticated in both its design and menu concept. Its signature dumplings combine familiar Chinese flavours with modern techniques.
  • Luis Tan 

    Editor's Pick
    15 / 178 Campbell Parade
    Bondi Beach
    0405 738 707
    Celebrity TV winners and friends have been asking the question. Who is Luis Tan? @luistan Peruvian Japanese (South American / Asian) restaurant bar opening early July.…
  • LuMi Bar & Dining 

    Editor's Pick
    56 Pirrama Road
    +61 2 9571 1999
    The latest venture from Sydney Restaurant Group and Head Chef Federico Zanellato with a dynamite view over the water.
  • Macleay St Bistro 

    73a Macleay Street
    Potts Point
    61 2 9358 4891
    Macleay St Bistro in Potts Point puts a modern Australian spin on classic French bistro fare, with its extensive a la carte menu and a lengthy list of daily blackboard specials that tends to be more old-school in nature. It tastes like fine dini…
  • Mafi Mitlo 

    9 / 15 Bayswater Road
    Kings Cross
    +61 2 9555 7067
    "Make Food Not War" is the motto of this Kings Cross bunker military canteen where you order at the counter for hearty Lebanese food from wraps to enamel trays of lemon lamb leg with tzatziki, chicken, pork, kafta or falafel, and kibbeh, sambousek…
  • Majestic Harvest Restaurant Bar & Gourmet Grocer 

    49a New Canterbury Road
    02 8097 2222
    The Majestic Theatre in Petersham which was built in 1912 and later became popular for roller skating has received the blessing of a new life. Thankfully for all of us the building has been tastefully restored in all its former glory. Now the Maje…