Darlinghurst Restaurants

When it comes to dining in Sydney, the suburb of Darlinghurst is one of the leading lights. Blessed with a wide range of fantastic restaurants, the likes of Stanley Street, Victoria Streets and Bourke Street are teaming with exceptional eateries. All kinds of gastronomy can be found at Darlinghurst Restaurants – from Indian, Thai and Japanese to Italian, French and Vietnamese. So it’s a place that spoils you for choice. If you fancy checking them out, below are some of your best options.

Dimitri’s Pizzeria Darlinghurst

A stalwart on Oxford Street, Dimitri’s Pizzeria is a fabulous Italian restaurant that serves up delicious gourmet wood-fired pizza, artisanal pasta dishes and flavoursome salads. They also offer a great range of wines and craft beers too.

Tommy’s Darlinghurst

Tommy’s is a really cool Mexican Bar and Restaurant located on Victoria Street, within the vibrant heart of Darlinghurst. They present a delightful menu of tequila, mezcal and sensational Mexican food in a lively setting.

Govindas Darlinghurst

Offering value-for-money, whilst putting an elegant and refined twist on the traditional Indian buffet, Govindas is a mostly vegan restaurant. Their curries and dahls are perfectly cooked to Hare Krishna’s vegetarian ideology.


Vinfafe Darlinghurst

VinFafe is a long-established Darlinghurst favourite that specialises in creating Vietnamese cuisine which has a wonderful balance of sweet, salty, sour and spicy flavours. The restaurant is well known for its quick, friendly service.

Lankan Filling Station

Presented in a modern setting, the Lankan Filling Station is a relaxed eatery that showcases a menu of authentic Sri Lankan flavours that have been given a divine Aussie twist. They specialise in delicious rotis, pancakes and curries.


Bar Reggio Darlinghurst

Set up in 1992 by owners Renato and Cesare, Bar Reggio is a family-owned and run restaurant that serves delightful Italian homestyle cuisine. A BYO eatery, the food is served in a charming setting that features fresco-style paintings.

The Colonial British Indian

The Colonial British Indian is a lovely Indian restaurant that has been inspired by a unique period in India’s history. Serving a great range of UK styled Indian food the BYO eatery boasts polished floors and UK themed decor.


Bar Tapa Darlinghurst

One of the most popular restaurants on Stanley Street, Bar Tapa is a vibrant Spanish tapas bar that is always full. It presents a fantastic menu of authentic Spanish food, as well as a delightful range of cocktails, wines and spirits.

Verde Darlinghurst

One of the most prestigious restaurants in the whole of Darlinghurst, Verde is a two-hatted Gault & Millau eatery that is run by Chef Antonio Ruggerino. Offering a taste of Southern Italy, this venue boasts a marble cocktail bar.

Sagra Darlinghurst

Nestled within a charming inner-city terrace brick building, Sagra is considered by many to be Sydney’s best Italian restaurant. Specialising in outstanding seasonal and local Italian cuisine, meals are paired with a curated wine list.

Brick Lane Darlinghurst

Offering a ‘cheeky twist on the traditional’, Brick Lane is an innovative Indian restaurant that offers fresh, fusion cuisine. Inspired by the flavours of the subcontinent, it serves a menu of Indian dishes you won’t find elsewhere.

Wings And Tins Darlinghurst

There’s no messing about at Wings And Tins. Dishing up 20 different kinds of chicken wings, as well as over 60 kinds of craft beer, this old skool drinking den has a no salad policy. But they do have loud music & gritty vibes.

Gaku Robata Grill Darlinghurst

Presenting a sophisticated interpretation of the traditional Japanese Izakaya style of casual dining, the Gaku Robata Grill is a popular restaurant on Darlinghurst Road. It offers a tasty menu of ramen, sushi and charcoal-grilled meats.


Eat Thai

A long time Victoria Street favourite, Eat Thai is a simple, unpretentious place that serves classic Southeast Asian dishes. Best described as comfort food, their curries, noodles and bbq chicken are sure to lift your spirits.


Eat Fuh Darlinghurst

Eat Fuh is another long-serving restaurant on Victoria Street. Specialising in Vietnamese cuisine, they serve up all the classic dishes like pho and noodle soup in a charming, no-frills eatery, that is known for its fast friendly service.


Fortuna Darlinghurst

Fortuna is an Italian inspired restaurant that occupies the corner space formerly frequented by Eliza. It is known for its amazing food, which is made from the freshest ingredients, as well as its great cocktails and great coffee.

Lucio Pizzeria

Providing a taste of Naples in the heart of Darlinghurst, Lucio Pizzeria is a multi award-winning restaurant.  They specialise in traditional wood fire pizzas, calzones and Neapolitan dishes, which they serve in a relaxed setting.

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Nom Japanese Darlinghurst

An authentic Japanese restaurant that is perfect for small groups, Nom Japanese serve up a delicious range of sushi and tempura, as well as sake and beer. Its a very compact place, where the quality of food & service does the talking.


Kindness Vegan Darlinghurst

Promoting a balanced and healthy lifestyle through their food offerings, the Kindness Vegan Kitchen serves up a delicious range of curries and stir fry sauces. All of which are gluten-free and made with fresh fruits and vegetables.

Casoni Darlinghurst

One of the best restaurants in Bourke Street, Casoni offers contemporary Italian food inspired by modern Australian ingredients. Showcasing a menu of upscale dishes, the stylish eatery boasts chic timber furnishings.

Chaco Ramen

Dishing up some of the best-loved ramen and yakitori in Sydney, Chaco Ramen is a perennial favourite on Crown Street. Open for lunch and dinner, this lively, trendy place features an interesting wall decor of Japanese characters.


Joe’s Table Darlinghurst

Joe’s Table is renowned for doing the basics very well. Terrific food with outstanding service and a friendly, relaxed atmosphere. Located on Kings Lane, it serves a menu of Thai curries, seafood dishes and noodle bowls.

Yachiyo Darlinghurst

The perfect spot for date night, Yachiyo is an intimate and cosy eatery. It showcases an exquisite menu of innovative Japanese dishes, in the form of the chef’s beautifully presented tasting menu, as well as a great sake selection.


Fermento Darlinghurst

Situated on Liverpool Street, Fermento brings together a ferment of food and wine. Enjoying a relaxed and trendy setting, this authentic Italian food and wine bar presents a tasty range of pizzas and antipasti that burst with flavour.

Mad Pizza E Bar Darlinghurst

The Mad Pizza E Bar is one of the coolest restaurants on Victoria Street. Contained within a relaxed setting that features dark walls and bar-style seating, this funky Italian restaurant serves up delicious mains and great cocktails.

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Renowned for its delicious, Japanese-inspired food and great service, Neko Darlinghurst is an institution. Located on Victoria Street, its menu showcases an authentic range of tempura, okonomiyaki, sushi, sashimi and main dishes.


Una’s Darlinghurst

Specialising in homestyle Austrian and central European dishes, Una is a well-established restaurant that is known for serving up hearty portions. The restaurant always has a great atmosphere and the staff are friendly & efficient.


Gino’s Kitchen Darlinghurst

Offering up a terrific Italian gastronomic escape, Gino’s Kitchen is a lively restaurant that showcases the best in Southern Italian cooking. Loved for its innovative cocktails, it serves tapas and gourmet pizzas on wooden boards.

Buffalo Dining Club Darlinghurst

The Buffalo Dining Club is one of the coolest eateries in town! A vintage-style venue, it serves a menu of dishes that feature mozzarella from their signature Pecorino Romano cheese wheel, which they import from Sardinia.


Malabar South Indian Restaurant Darlinghurst

Malabar South Indian Restaurant is one of the most intriguing restaurants in Darlinghurst. Situated on Victoria Street it serves up a delicious range of curries and dosas in an atmospheric open-plan space with fabulous decor.


Bella Restaurant Darlinghurst

Bella Restaurant has a simple, yet highly driven goal. To take diners on a fabulous food journey through various regions of Italy, whilst using the finest organic Australian produce and seafood that has been sourced sustainably.

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Black Bottle Darlinghurst

Black Bottle is a trendy Wine Bar on Darlinghurst Road that serves delightful Mediterranean share plates and a great range of wines and cocktails. They are very popular during their daily Happy Hours, which run from 5 to 7 pm.

Soi 25

Translating to the word ‘street’ in Thai, Soi 25 is an innovative restaurant in the heart of Victoria Street. It serves up delicious dishes that have been inspired by classic Thai Street food, in a relaxed and friendly setting.


Bay Hong

Despite its sophisticated ambience, Bay Hong is renowned for offering a fantastic range of fresh and authentic Vietnamese cuisine at bargain prices. Always busy, this lovely restaurant also offers a big choice of vegan dishes.

296 Crown St, Darlinghurst


Restaurant Moon

Aiming to provide diners with a complete food experience, Restaurant Moon is a modern restaurant, with a stylish interior. It presents an innovative and eye-catching menu of excellent European and Thai inspired fusion cuisine.


A Tavola Darlinghurst

Tucked away in the heart of Darlinghurst, the A Tavola Darlinghurst brings you the very best of modern Italian cuisine, created with passion, flair and a keen eye for quality. The space is minimal and modern, yet intimate and welcoming. Seating is around a large, rustic wooden table, a perfect spot for a pre-theatre supper or for a romantic date night. The restaurant is open for lunch and dinner, and also offers private hire for functions, weddings, birthdays, and more. The staff are attentive, friendly and always eager to please.



One of the oldest establishments in Darlinghurst, Beppi’s is a delightful family-run trattoria that has been serving up delicious Italian classics since 1956. Boasting cosy seats in its stylish cellar, it is also known for its great wine list.


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Darlinghurst is a melting pot of cultures and cuisines, with something to offer everyone. Whether you’re in the mood for Italian, Thai, Indian or Japanese food, you can find some of the best restaurants in Darlinghurst. With its trendy atmosphere and diverse range of eateries, it’s no wonder this suburb is so popular among locals and visitors alike. Have you tried any of the amazing restaurants in Darlinghurst? If not, what are you waiting for?