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Bars & Pubs - Fri 29 May

Rounding out a month of celebrations of the produce and wines of Orange, the Watsons Bay Boutique Hotel  are hosting Racine by the Bay, a five-course degustation inspired by Racine Restaurant in...

Bars & Pubs - Fri 29 May

The Hideaway Bar in Enmore is celebrating the party end of the week with five-dollar specials between 7pm and 10pm. Spiced rum cocktails and schooners of Young Henrys Newtowner will only cost you a fiver...

Bars & Pubs - 01-31 May

This May, the country’s biggest celebration of Australian wine returns for a fourth year running as Aussie Wine Month unfolds with a slew of cool lunches, tastings, winery walks, festivals, pop-up...

Latest Sydney bar reviews

This Must Be the Place

This Must Be the Place

What with all the spritzers, salty snacks and stationery-themed art, this must be the place for newfound fun on Oxford Street

The Gretz

The Gretz

Round two for Hartsyard brings more boozy good times to Enmore Road

The Powder Keg

The Powder Keg

A restaurant with the spirit of a bar and a love of gin arrives in Potts Point

Surly's

Surly's

Brisket, brews and the Rabbitohs - the Sydney/Stateside seesaw finds a happy balance at this new Surry Hills barbecue bar

Tokyo Bird

Tokyo Bird

Got a yen for yakitori? Sighing for sake? Hit up this new Surry Hills bar

Bitter Phew

Bitter Phew

A bare bones bar where craft beer is the star

Smoking Panda

Smoking Panda

Easy drinking stuff that works well in a neighbourhood setting

Wilhelmina's

Wilhelmina's

Lucky Balmain. They get Bryan Brown, Dawn Fraser Baths, and now Wilhelmina's

Coogee Pavilion

Coogee Pavilion

The hospitality group that ate Sydney is moving in on its beaches, one bite at a time

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Best bars in Enmore

Best bars in Enmore

Time for a tipple? Head to this cluster of small bars changing the face of after-hours Enmore

Bars in Bondi

Bars in Bondi

More than blondes and breakers: Bondi is filled with amazing bars

Sydney bar awards

Bar of the Year

Bar of the Year

Swinging, jumpin', good times accompanied by tasty drinks

Best New Bar

Best New Bar

The old Laugh Garage is now a Cognac den with just as many laughs and better drinks

Sydney's best bars

Best bars for a first date

Best bars for a first date

To help navigate the murky waters of the Sydney dating scene we've rounded up our list of perfect first date bars