Restaurants

Forty Licks

Restaurant

A taste of Modern Vietnamese serving boozy coffee, crisp pancakes and rotisserie chicken.

Prince of York

Restaurant

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

Duck & Rice

Restaurant

Its star dish is a roast duck that takes four days to prepare.

Toppi

Restaurant

The sophisticated restaurant serves barrel-aged Negronis and “not so traditional” bolognaise to the power set.

Mary's Pitt Street

Restaurant

Just like the Circular Quay outpost the whole menu here can be turned vegan. And yes, you really can swing from the chandelier.

Bar Totti's

Restaurant

This isn't just a carbon copy of the Bondi original. DJs play live sets most nights, so you can smash a flaky lasagne pie to some retro Italian tunes until 2am.

Cafes

St Dreux

Cafe

At the cutting edge of coffee in Sydney.

Industry Beans

Cafe

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

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.

Klink Handmade Espresso

Cafe

A coffee oasis in the city.

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.

Little Felix

Bar

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

Bar Topa

Bar

A standing-room-only tapas bar with mini cocktails and Spanish snacks.

Mary’s Underground

Bar

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

Cantina Ok!

Bar

At the end of the laneway find Margaritas, rare Mexican spirits and good times.

Double Deuce Lounge

Bar

The Ramblin’ Rascal crew’s second venture is named after the dive bar in the 1989 Patrick Swayze movie Road House.

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

Shop

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

Pafu x Hokkaido Baked Cheese Tarts

Shop

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

camilla and marc

Shop

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

Zara

Shop

Spanish-based clothing giant providing fast fashion for everyone.