Restaurants

Restaurant Leo

Restaurant

The laneway CBD eatery is plating up veal saltimbocca, tiramisu and lobster maccheroncini (with shaved truffles if you want it).

Jimmy's Recipe

Restaurant

A Malaysian eatery, setting standards with some of Sydney's best laksa.

Malay Chinese Takeaway

Restaurant

Maybe the busiest Laksa Store in Sydney.

Jimmy's Falafel

Restaurant

This diner brings Middle Eastern food to George Street and the Ivy Precinct. On the menu? Falafel, meze and meats from the charcoal grill.

Prince of York

Restaurant

Have dinner and wine upstairs, then head downstairs to party.

Ragazzi

Restaurant

There’s 250 bottles of mainly low-intervention wine from Italy and Australia, and a rotating menu of pasta that changes daily.

Cafes

Industry Beans

Cafe

One of Melbourne’s most celebrated coffee roasters' first Sydney outpost is in the CBD.

Mo’st

Cafe

Traditional northern-Chinese food such as rou jia mo, which here are twice the size of your hand.

St Dreux

Cafe

At the cutting edge of coffee in Sydney.

June’s Shoppe

Cafe

Go here for coffee, “toppers” and sunshine.

Aqua S

Cafe

A heavenly ice creamery has opened in Regent Place.

Basket Brothers

Cafe

With four walls of glass and great burgers, this little cafe is a great spot to people-watch.

Bars

Old Mate's Place

Bar

You’ll need to locate the discrete ground-level entrance and then climb four levels of steep, narrow stairs to reach this indoor cocktail bar and adjoining rooftop bar.

Bar Ombre

Bar

From the team behind Salt Meats Cheese, a rooftop bar (with glimpses of the Sydney Harbour) serving barrel-aged Negronis and antipasto.

Jackalberry

Bar

A cocktail bar serving food and drinks from around the world. Head to Mexico with a spiced agave drink, and New Orleans with a muffuletta sandwich.

Mary’s Underground

Bar

Live music with a side of oysters, natural wine, lobsters and steak frites.

Reign

Bar

Wines from some of France’s most renowned producers, available by the glass until 2am.

Little Felix

Bar

Little Felix channels Paris of the 1920s, has towering platters of cheese and wine served from magnums.

Shops

Double Monk

Shop

A good shoe can take as long to make as a luxury car.

Josophan's Fine Chocolates

Shop

The chocolates at this city shop are made by hand in The Blue Mountains.

Gorman

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The iconic Melbourne womenswear label that's all about prints and bright colours.

Pafu x Hokkaido Baked Cheese Tarts

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This sweet collaboration by two much-loved operators is a one-stop-shop for all your Japanese dessert needs.

camilla and marc

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Casual, understated elegance by Sydney's brightest sibling designers.

Zara

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Spanish-based clothing giant providing fast fashion for everyone.