The Infatuation's Restaurant Picks

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Osteria AnticaOsteria Antica
3 reviews
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Pizzeria | Annandale, Inner West

Absolutely amazing food, beautiful little restaurant and lovely staff More

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Yakitori JinYakitori Jin
29 reviews
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Japanese Speciality | Haberfield, Inner West

Great restaurant, good food and great with the kids More

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Inner West's best restaurants based upon thousands of OpenTable diner reviews
Rising Sun Workshop1. Rising Sun Workshop
70 reviews
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Asian | Newtown, Inner West

It's an excellent cafe inside a converted warehouse. If you want the quintessential Inner West / Newtown experience, you could do a lot worse than the Rising Sun Workshop. More

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Darlingreen2. Darlingreen
13 reviews
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Fusion / Eclectic | Balmain, Inner West

The food is excellent and it is a good idea with a group to share plates. The size is good for up to four people for each plate and you get to sample a lot of different items. The dessert was sensational, chocolate tart with whipped sour cream, a taste sensation. The service is friendly and the overall restaurant is welcoming. It is a great place to dine. More

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Ecco Ristorante3. Ecco Ristorante
51 reviews
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Italian | Drummoyne, Inner West

We love Eccos! The food, service and ambiance is outstanding. More

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La Favola4. La Favola
33 reviews
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Italian | Newtown, Inner West

Discovered this place in November 2018, and it’s been a regular haunt ever since. The food is wonderful, the selection of wines excellent (small range, but a perfect combination of quality Italian and Australian labels). Service is lively and helpful. No pressure to leave quickly, which is very welcome given the size of the place and its popularity. The booking system on-line is a dream — easy to use, and precise and quick. Highly, highly recommended — interstate visitors I’ve introduced to this gem of a restaurant have made a beeline back to it each time they visit! More

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Hello Auntie5. Hello Auntie
193 reviews
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Vietnamese | Marrickville, Inner West

The service was great, with all the different dishes explained and suggestions offered. Our meals were delivered promptly and were amazing! We will definitely be returning. More

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Inner West restaurants that recently joined the OpenTable network
Darlings BistroDarlings Bistro
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Tapas / Small Plates | Rozelle, Inner West

Located in the heart of Rozelle by long time locals, Darlings is a warm and cosy bar by night and a family friendly cafe by day. Our menu largely tapas style, is carefully crafted by our chef to complement the wines, but not to overshadow them. Our menu is designed with one thing in mind - Good food and wine is there to be enjoyed. So we invite you to drink, eat, share, relax and enjoy. More

Mezza ViaMezza Via
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Pizzeria | Ryde, Inner West

At Mezza Via Italian Cuisine, we’re renowned for our freshly made pizzas and pastas. Operating for over 11 years, we are a family owned Italian Restaurant that offers online ordering, delivery, pick up and dine in options. We deliver to the surrounding suburbs of Denistone. Please refer to our map for more information. Our hope is to bring you a casual home-style dining experience, whether you choose to dine-in or take away. For your convenience, we have ample parking along with outdoor and indoor dining options. We welcome group bookings and functions for up to 80 guests and offer a great variety of set menus. We cater for Birthday Celebrations, Christenings, Anniversaries, First Holy Communions, Confirmations, Christmas Parties, Farewells and Corporate Lunches. Phone us or come in to discuss your next function with one of our friendly staff members. We promise to create a memorable occasion for you!More

Riverview Hotel & DiningRiverview Hotel & Dining
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Modern Australian | Balmain, Inner West

Known for our history, friendly atmosphere, fantastic pub food and fine dining restaurant, The RiverView Hotel is truly the hidden gem of Balmain Pub culture.

Our Restaurant is award winning, our fireplace is celebrated, and our intimate setting and great staff are the reason so many of Australia’s well known drop in for an ale or maybe a glass of wine or two.

The Layout at The RiverView is typical of old Balmain, making it the perfect location for a get together with friends, that special dinner, corporate functions and special events.

Multi award winning venue with a exceptional wine list, beer and cocktails accompaniments. Our staff and chef are constantly challenging ourselves to deliver a superior customer experience, we are proud to offer consistent and fabulous food and beverage experience. Why not book a table today?More

S.O.GS.O.G
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Contemporary Korean | Abbotsford, Inner West

WHAT WE SERVE Contemporary Korean cuisine. What is contemporary Korean cuisine? Korean cuisine has a long history and traditional food techniques, however, they are locked in a certain format. This format is a culture that is familiar to Koreans only. Of course, traditional Korean food is a great culture and I want to publicize it, but I want to introduce a new style of Korean food twist with modern techniques and flavors. While S.O.G has been inspired by and respected traditional Korean cuisine as the foundation for our cooking philosophy, and also we will strove to explore new techniques and ingredients continually. We are small Local restaurant. As the name of our restaurant, we tried to make comfortable, and peaceful space like Sanctuary of god. Our restaurant open for everyone. Please come and feel free to enjoy our food and drinks what we prepared.More

VecinoVecino
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Korean | Canterbury, Inner West

The flavours of Korea and Mexico have formed an unlikely, but delicious allegiance, given equal billing at Canterbury's modern fusion eatery Vecino. It's an uncommon culinary mash-up, but not one you'll forget in a hurry, thanks to a creative menu packed full of big flavours. Co-owners Tony Lee and Eunice Lim play on the similarities between two famously lively cuisines, drawing both on Lee's Korean heritage and his experience working in Mexican kitchens across the world.More