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Best Modern Australian Restaurants in Sydney / NSW

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Best Modern Australian Restaurants in Sydney / NSW

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Best Australian Restaurants in Sydney / NSW

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Alpha Restaurant
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Greek | Sydney CBD
The Wilmot at Primus Hotel - Sydney
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Australian | Sydney CBD
Edinburgh Castle Hotel
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Australian | Sydney CBD
The Grounds of the City
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Modern Australian | Sydney CBD
Cafe Sydney
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Seafood | Sydney CBD
Hurricane's Grill & Bar - Darling Harbour
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Steakhouse | Darling Harbour
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Playfair Terrace RestaurantPlayfair Terrace Restaurant
2 reviews
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Modern Australian | The Rocks, Sydney / New South Wales

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We needed a place for dinner as we had a ghost tour we were doing in the rocks and after googling a few places for dinner I came across The Playfair Terrace and we were not disappointed. Everyone was really happy with their meals and the staff were very attentive. I would most definitely recommend and we will be back. It was also inexpensive, with wine, softdrinks and mains with some having entrees it was just over $200 for 8 people. More

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Mjølner SydneyMjølner Sydney
1089 reviews
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Modern Australian | Redfern, Sydney / New South Wales

Great and novel place for a special occasion. Exquisite food selection, enthusiastic staff and a larger than life nordic chef. Memorable experience More

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Dead RingerDead Ringer
236 reviews
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Modern Australian | Surry Hills, Sydney / New South Wales

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This is a wonderful small neighborhood restaurant with outdoor seating. The food was delightful and delicious! Personable staff. More

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Tequila MockingbirdTequila Mockingbird
302 reviews
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Latin American | Paddington, Sydney / New South Wales

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Beautiful food and great service. Amazing chefs who obviously have a passion for great food. Desserts are good but need some polish. More

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Koi Dessert BarKoi Dessert Bar
273 reviews
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Dessert | Chippendale, Sydney / New South Wales

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Impeccable service level & very polite & professional staff. Very attentive to detail with constant followups by staff. No delays in between each dish. This was my second time visiting KOI on special occasions. Consistency of high standards was definitely noticeable compared to my first visit. My favourite dish was the 'grilled pumpkin with coconut rendang'. Simply amazing! I will definitely be coming back for many more visits! Thanks KOI & team! More

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Diners' Choice Winners: Best Overall

Sydney / NSW's best restaurants based upon thousands of OpenTable diner reviews
Osaka Trading Co.1. Osaka Trading Co.
141 reviews
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Japanese | Glebe, Inner West

Great food. Regular customer and this place never disappointing. Also excellent price point for the quality of food. More

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Gemelle Ristorante Italiano2. Gemelle Ristorante Italiano
57 reviews
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Italian | Liverpool, Sydney / New South Wales

It was excellent. We had a wonderful evening. Would highly recommend as a wonderful dinner venue More

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Yang & Co Restaurant and Bar3. Yang & Co Restaurant and Bar
198 reviews
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Asian | Willoughby / Castlecrag, Lower North Shore

This place has a different feel, enthusiasm to it. You get the feeling that the staff is happy and near proud of working there. It a modern twist on Asian foods. My only negative thought is that there could have been more than 1 entree and main for vegetarians. Loved it and will go again. I have already recommended it to others More

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Zushi - Surry Hills4. Zushi - Surry Hills
26 reviews
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Japanese | Surry Hills, Sydney / New South Wales

Now one of the quiet long- established Japanese restaurant in Surry Hills. I’ve still got a photo of my self and friends having lunch here back in 2011! Beautiful venue, good fresh food and friendly service. Receive $50 off birthday voucher for the email subscription. It worth to do 😊 More

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Brown Sugar5. Brown Sugar
125 reviews
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Mediterranean | Bondi Beach, Sydney / New South Wales

Always excellent from entree through to desert. The duck was our highlight of the night. More

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New to OpenTable

Sydney / NSW restaurants that recently joined the OpenTable network
Cafe DalchiniCafe Dalchini
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Contemporary Indian | Albury/Wodonga, Albury / Wodonga

Cafe Dalchini is an Indian fusion restaurant on 451 dean street, Albury . On one hand, our fusion dishes will take you into a new world of modern Indian food, while on the other hand, Our traditional menu will transport you to our family homes in India.

Dalchini is the perfect place for anything from casual dining to a family outing, friendly business meeting, an alternative to been -there - done- that date

We are located on dean street right in front of regent cinemas. We opened only November and receive tremendous amounts of support and for that, we thank the community. More

DEN Sushi Rose BayDEN Sushi Rose Bay
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Japanese | Rose Bay North, Sydney / New South Wales

DEN Sushi Rose Bay is a casual family friendly Japanese restaurant located on New South Head Road in Rose Bay. Enjoy our fresh food, great service, lovely atmosphere and excellent view! We serve Sushi, Sashimi and other delicious dishes. We also serve beer, wine and Japanese sake. Open 7 days a week.More

Paramount Recreation ClubParamount Recreation Club
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Australian | Surry Hills, Sydney / New South Wales

Whether you’re exercising or not, our kiosk serves breakfast, lunch and everything in between. Take it to go or take it slow on the rooftop terrace. Open seven days.More

Pizza RiccardoPizza Riccardo
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Italian | Narrabeen, Northern Beaches

At Pizza Riccardo our bases are naturally leavened using Caputo flour, imported from Italy, and allowed to prove for 24-48 hours.
We use D.O.P. San Marzano tomato for all red pizza bases.

Our Fior Di Latte (fresh cows milk mozzarella), Buffalo mozzarella, Ricotta and Burrata cheeses are sourced from premium local manufacturers. Our selection of Salumi (cured meats) are from local producers unless otherwise specified. We hand-make our own pork sausages, preserved tuna, preserved tomatoes and pickled vegetables.
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The Dining Room by CHEFINThe Dining Room by CHEFIN
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Fusion / Eclectic | Sydney CBD, Sydney / New South Wales

CHEFIN has been working with some seriously talented chefs to bring a summer series that's mouthwateringly fresh & different. Australia's first fine-dining restaurant, Esperanto, will transform into a space where people can reconnect over the love of food and enjoy one-of-a-kind dishes made by a rotating line-up of residence chefs. > CHEFS IN RESIDENCE For the month of February, the Chefs in Residence programme will turn Esperanto into a creative hub home to a revolving roster of innovative chefs. Each chef is given a Friday at Esperanto to present their unique creations in a casual fine-dining setting. There'll be social lunches, degustations, intimate chef's dinners, cocktail parties, and all-round awesome culinary experiences - morning, noon, and night. More

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