Things To Do
Grab Your Best Mate And Celebrate Summer With A Free Aperol Spritz

After the rollercoaster year we’ve had, it’s safe to say that we all deserve a drink—or two. To keep cool in the rising…

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Here’s How You Can Score Free Beer And Celebrate This Summer

Nothing spreads festive cheer quite like free beer. So, we've teamed up with Heineken® to spread the good word and let you…

Bars & Pubs
Where To Find Sydney’s Best Margaritas, As Chosen By You

To celebrate our 10th birthday here at Urban List, we’re asking you to tell us your top 10 lists over on our Instagram—we…

Bars & Pubs
Paski Vineria Popolare
Darlinghurst, NSW

Owner of Surry Hills institution121BC and co-founder of…

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Chuck Trailer’s
Bondi Beach, NSW

Just steps from Sydney’s most famous beach is Chuck Trailer’s, a grungy…

Bars & Pubs
Hickson House Distilling Co
Dawes Point, NSW

Shaking up The Rocks' bar scene in a big way, Hickson House Distilling Co.…

Bars & Pubs
15 Of Sydney’s Best Hidden Bars To Try In 2021

Look, we’re a sucker for anything secret or remotely hidden and so are you. So, to save you some time from crawling up and down (and…

Bars & Pubs
9 Of The Best New Bars To Open In Sydney In 2021

As we look back on 2021, it's hard not to see the difficulties we faced together as a city and how deeply lockdowns impacted the…

Restaurants
14 Delicious Spots For Late Night Food In Sydney Right Now

Sydney's late-night economy has taken a few big hits these last few years, and finding somewhere of quality to eat deep into the night…

Bars & Pubs
Backyard At The Alex
Alexandria , NSW

The Alexandria Hotel, affectionately known as "The Alex" and loved for its big, leafy…

Bars & Pubs
Richmond Inn
Richmond, NSW

It might seem unlikely that you could find a mega beer garden, a glass atrium, a…

Bars & Pubs
Sky Bar
Sydney, NSW

Perched on top of the stunning heritage building at Wynyard, Sky Bar is one part of…

Things To Do
Say Goodbye To 2021 In Style With These Luxe New Year’s Eve Packages

We know it’s rude to brag, but Sydney Harbour truly is one of the world’s premium destinations for New Year’s Eve…

Bars & Pubs
13 Of Sydney’s Best Dog Friendly Pubs To Hit This Summer

There’s no set formula to living a fulfilling life but if you ask us, it most definitely is filled with pups, pitchers, and parmis.…

Bars & Pubs
All The Best Places To Do Karaoke In Sydney Right Now

We agree. There’s a time and place for rooftop bars, charcuterie boards, cocktail events and then… well, you know, belting out…

Bars & Pubs
Beau
Surry Hills, NSW

Surry Hills' favourite NOMAD has announced they will be expanding their footprint…

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La Salut
Redfern, NSW

Fresh from the dream team behind  Dear Sainte Éloise, Ragazzi and…

Bars & Pubs
Odd Culture
Newtown, NSW

Odd Culture is an all-day eatery and bar dedicated to all things fermented, complete…

Bars & Pubs
Sip On A Frozen Grape Nerd, Gummy Bear Or Musk Margarita At This Tex-Mex Spot

Margaritas—they’re the superior cocktail. While nothing beats a mix that stays true to its lime juice, tequila, and Cointreau…

Gifts
5 Of The Best Boozy Gift Ideas To Wrap Up This Christmas

This summer, we're feeling extra appreciative of the people in our lives after a pretty rough 2021. And for many of us, that might mean…

Travel
13 Of The Best Dog-Friendly Camping Spots In NSW

Not much beats the off-the-grid feels when you go camping. Combine that with your trusty pooch and you've secured yourself a solid…

Bars & Pubs
Casa Merida
Potts Point, NSW

From the Milpa Collective crew, Casa Merida is a cocktail bar inspired by the opulent…

Bars & Pubs
Santa Catarina
Sydney, NSW

From the Milpa Collective, Santa Catarina is an all-in mezcal bar where you can…

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Frank Mac’s
The Rocks, NSW

From the crew behind Sydney's opium den-inspired whisky bar, The Doss House comes…

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Raise A Schooner At 15 Of Sydney’s Best Beer Gardens

The beloved beer garden. A spacious habitat where humans come to meet, discuss the daily grind and, most importantly, sink glorious, golden…

Restaurants
12 Of The Best Sunday Roasts In Sydney To Try This Summer

Nothing says it's Sunday quite like a classic Sunday roast. While we struck out on our own many years ago, we’ll gladly…

Bars & Pubs
19 Of The Best Rooftop Bars In Sydney Right Now

We’re not a city short of an epic view, a sky-high feed, or an open-air drink. And these bars are stepping the elevated game…

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The Redfern Public Bar
Redfern, NSW

From the crew behind The Glenmore, The Australian Heritage Hotel…

Cafes
Tiny’s
Sydney, NSW

If there's one drink that really symbolises the last two years of our…

Bars & Pubs
The Menzies Bar
Sydney, NSW

The crew behind The Dolphin, Harpoon Harry’s, The Bucket List, and Bondi…

Restaurants
16 Of The Best Japanese Restaurants In Sydney Right Now

Sydney’s Japanese food scene has always been alive and well, but these days it’s absolutely thriving.   Whether…

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6 Epic Breweries Near Sydney Worth The Road Trip This Year

If there are two things people from Sydney love, it's an ice-cold frothy and a road trip to boot. So what better way than to combine…

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Hank’s
Darlinghurst , NSW

Before the lockout laws, so much of Sydney's nightlife revolved around Oxford…

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Lady Banks Rooftop Bar
Bankstown, NSW

If there’s one thing Sydney has taught us, it’s that a city can never…

Bars & Pubs
The Barrie
Chippendale, NSW

Picking up where Freda's left off in Chippendale is The Barrie, a no-fuss…

Restaurants
Sydney’s Best Outdoor Dining Spots To Make The Most Of This Spring

Sydney is undoubtedly the most beautiful city in Australia. Period. So, when the mercury starts rising, and the days start feeling a little…

Food & Drink
We Talk Tattoo Parties, Shady Pines Saloon And Cocktail Recipes With Bartender Lucille Rose

The past two years have been a real trip. Extended and snap lockdowns have left us lusting after late nights shouting at our mates over live…

Food & Drink
Ditch The Servo Sausage Roll And Whip Up Wings x Tins’ Spicy Recipe

Our love for sausage rolls runs deep. That golden crust, drool-worthy meaty centre and perfect flavour combo really get our hearts racing.…

Shopping
P&V Paddington
Paddington, NSW

Headed up by Mike Bennie and Lou Dowling, P&V Wine + Liquor…

Bars & Pubs
LABEL.
Brookvale, NSW

LABEL. is a multi-purpose warehouse-style spot that's part-club, part-bar,…

Restaurants
Avi’s Kantini
Newtown, NSW

Steering well clear of traditional pub grub, Avi’s Kantini is bringing the…

Bars & Pubs
Dean And Nancy On 22
Sydney, NSW

From the team that gave Sydney Maybe Sammy, Dean and Nancy on 22 is a fancy…

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Bar Nina
Darlinghurst, NSW

Bar Nina is an all-day Italian wine bar and restaurant from the team behind…

Bars & Pubs
Apollonia
Sydney, NSW

In the basement of…

Recipes
Here’s The Recipe For One Of Sydney’s Best Spicy Margaritas

There are some venues in Sydney that are known for shaking up a damn good margarita and the crew at Milpa Collective take front and centre…

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The Royal Richmond Hotel
Richmond, NSW

The Royal Richmond, on the main street of historic Richmond town, is one of the…

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Re
Eveleigh, NSW

Re is the planet's only permanent establishment to operate almost entirely…

Restaurants
Beckett’s
Glebe, NSW

Dreamt up by Jeff Schroeter (Bistro Moncur, Bayswater Brasserie) and…

Bars & Pubs
Cruise On Over To Sydney’s First Ever Gin Drive Thru

No doubt, Sydney is a city of gin-lovers. This city is home to some standout distilleries and gin-specific…

Markets & Food Events
From A Cement Mixer To An Airstream, Get Around These Unique Spots To Drink This Month

Clear your calendar because the highly-anticipated Good Food & Wine Show (GFWS) is back for its 21st year and honestly, our taste buds…

Cafes
Sammy Junior
Sydney, NSW

Sammy Junior is a lavish pistachio-hued espresso bar meets cocktail spot in the…

Bars & Pubs
Bellingen Brewing
Bellingen, NSW

If you’ve never stopped into Bellingen while road tripping the NSW mid-north…

Bars & Pubs
Vini Divini
Sydney, NSW

Headed up by Rockpool Dining Group’s former head sommelier, Raphael Mulligan,…

Things To Do
Here’s What’s Open Over The Queen’s Birthday Long Weekend

Who’s keen for the long wintery weekend ahead? This one definitely feels like it really crept up on us, so if you…

Bars & Pubs
General Gordon
Sydenham, NSW

After being destroyed in 2018 by a fire, the General Gordon officially re-opened…

Restaurants
RND
Bondi, NSW

In our opinion, a city can never have too many secret seaside izakayas—so…

Bars & Pubs
Pistou
Newtown, NSW

Pistou is a fresh, romantic, French-inspired spot from Jules Bouillon, whose…

Bars & Pubs
Sip On A Frozen Pasito, Mountain Dew Or Ginger Beer Margarita At This Tex-Mex Spot

No matter how old you get, nothing is quite the same as a crisp, ice-cold soft drink on a hot day. A bubble can of Pasito or Creaming Soda…

Bars & Pubs
A Hidden Underground Speakeasy Has Just Opened In The Rocks

If you thought the days of hidden bars and secret venues were long gone, think again. Tucked deep within an unassuming laneway in the heart…

What's On
Beloved Pizza Dungeon Frankie’s Pizza Is Handing Out $1 Slices Every Day From Next Week

It’s been the home of garage grunge, rock n roll, rebellion, pinball, secret sessions (if you know, you know), and a god-tier, greasy…

Restaurants
Foreign Return
Surry Hills, NSW

If you thought Indian cuisine started and ended with curry, rice, and…

Bars & Pubs
Honour | Brunswick Heads
Brunswick Heads, NSW

Honour has long established itself as a firm favourite in the Brunswick brunch scene,…

Restaurants
Manly Pavilion
Manly , NSW

Manly Pavilion is waterfront dining at its best—sitting on the wharf side of…

Bars & Pubs
Stay Warm This Winter With Sydney’s Best Cosy Pubs And Bars

Sydney’s hospitality scene is world-renowned during the warmer months for its countless beer gardens and sun-drenched rooftop bars.…

Bars & Pubs
Philter Brewery And Taproom
Marrickville, NSW

You know Philter as the epic gypsy brewer shaking things up on the frothy front. Now,…

Bars & Pubs
Honkas Bar + Eats
Potts Point, NSW

Stationed on the back streets of Potts Point, Honkas Bar + Eats has been whipping up…

Bars & Pubs
Cartel
Chippendale, NSW

You'll find Cartel on the ground floor of The Old Rum Store, in the spot A1…

Bars & Pubs
17 Cosy Country Pubs In NSW Worth The Road Trip This Winter

Alright, NSW’s best country pubs. The rules are, if it’s got VB on tap, a gravy-loaded schnitty worth your weekly calorie…

Bars & Pubs
Harbord Hotel
Freshwater, NSW

After 42 years under one ownership, the almost century-old Harbord Hotel (formerly…

Bars & Pubs
Bar Sopra
Potts Point, NSW

Bar Sopra is the kind of neighbourhood haunt you’ve always dreamed of stumbling…

Bars & Pubs
Flamin Galah Brewing Co.
Husskisson, NSW

With a name like “Flamin Galah”—you know there’s a whole lot…

Food & Drink
Treat Mum To An Indulgent Mother’s Day Feast At These 5 Sydney Restaurants

Mother’s Day is soon upon us and we know just what she wants: a series of decadent dining experiences worthy of her wonderfulness.…

Food & Drink
From Bottomless Beers And Cocktails To Crispy Schnitzels, Get Around This Epic Feast With Your Crew

If you and your mates like to keep your plates full and drinks flowing, then we’ve found the ultimate feast perfect for your next…

Food & Drink
From DJ Sets To Floral Installations, Indulge At Sydney’s Best Sensory Dining Experiences

Who said that dining experiences had to be just about flavour? The Star’s signature venues have taken indulgence to a whole new level…

Bars & Pubs
The Mill
Bondi Junction, NSW

Bondi Junction’s Mill Hill Hotel has recently undergone one hell of a glow-up.…

Bars & Pubs
Enmore Hotel
Enmore, NSW

The Enmore aims for two things: simplicity and community. “I think in a…

Bars & Pubs
Villa
Lane Cove, NSW

Lane Cove’s Longueville Hotel is by no means a new kid on the block. However,…

Bars & Pubs
Get Cosy This Weekend At 10 Of Sydney’s Best Wine Bars

Anyone who says that home is the best place to unwind after a long day hasn’t been to a good enough wine bar. In Sydney, the streets…

Bars & Pubs
Forrester’s
Surry Hills, NSW

In August 2020, this iconic Surry Hills boozer was added to the Applejack hospitality…

Restaurants
Esteban
Sydney, NSW

Esteban is the second restaurant from Atticus Hospitality Group—the same…

Bars & Pubs
Tilly May’s
Surry Hills, NSW

If it’s been a while since you visited upstairs at Crown Street’s…

Food & Drink
Spoil Yourself With The Most Indulgent Chef’s Creations In Sydney

Every so often, you need to push away your boring meal prep and indulge. Well, now is that time thanks to The Star Sydney.  …

What's On
Here’s Where To Sip Gigantic Nerd Flavoured Slushie Margaritas This Month

Margaritas—they’re the superior cocktail. While nothing beats a mix that stays true to its lime juice, tequila, and Cointreau…

Bars & Pubs
Maybe Sammy
The Rocks, NSW

Maybe Sammy is the creation of co-owners Stefano Catino, Vince Lombardo, and Andrea…

Bars & Pubs
Mountain Goat Newtown
Newtown, NSW

Newtown’s eclectic, vibing South King Street is the new official home of…

Bars & Pubs
Kings Cross Distillery
Potts Point, NSW

You’ll find this inner-city distillery and cocktail bar near the dandelion…

Bars & Pubs
The Sunshine Inn
Redfern, NSW

You might assume that opening a new venue in 2020 right after a global pandemic is…

Bars & Pubs
Atomic Beer Project
Redfern, NSW

Redfern is home to West Australian brewing royalty, Gage Roads' latest…

Local Escapes
Krinklewood

Biodynamic wine, provincial-style gardens, and—roaming peacocks. Yes,…

Bars & Pubs
Handle The Heat, Four Pillars Gin Is Releasing A New Spicy Gin In Collaboration With Stranger & Sons

The folks at Four Pillars Gin were at it again over summer, and this time they’ve brought the heat.  The premium Australian gin…

Bars & Pubs
Hopsters Co-Op
Enmore, NSW

You might be familiar with a lot of Sydney's iconic breweries that reside along…

Bars & Pubs
Hendriks Cognac & Wine
Crows Nest, NSW

Hendriks is a spot to sip 30 of the world’s best cognacs and—to make…

Bars & Pubs
One Drop Brewing Co.
Botany, NSW

Sun, space for social distancing and plenty of beer. If that’s not a winning…

Bars & Pubs
Order Up, Four Pillars Has Released A New Collaborative Gin With QT Hotels

It’s been a few months since gin stalwart Four Pillars released a limited collab bottle, and almost like clockwork, they’ve gone…

Bars & Pubs
Travel To The Vineyards Of Provence At This New Dine-In Deli And Bar

If last year’s Van Gogh Alive exhibition had you pining for the roving lavender fields, and the pretty scenery, light, and colours of…

Restaurants
Little Lagos
Enmore, NSW

Enmore is home to many must-try hole-in-the-wall eateries—Little Lagos is the…

Bars & Pubs
Finders Distillery
St Leonards , NSW

Finders is a part-time gin bar and a boutique distillery heroing native…

Bars & Pubs
Monopole
Potts Point, NSW

From the culinary legends that gave Sydney Bentley and Yellow, Monopole is a…