Modern Australian Restaurants in Chippendale

Eastside Bar & Grill

Eastside Bar & Grill is another notable restaurant in the Old Rum Store. Located on the first level, the venue honours the timeless tradition of New York's upmarket dining experiences. They offer superb and hefty cuts of meat which have been dry-aged on the premises and cooked to perfection on an impressive custom-built, wood-fired Parrilla grill.

Old Rum Store, Level 1/8 Kensington St Chippendale 2008

Ester Restaurant

Owned by Mat Lindsay, the award-winning chef, Ester is a refined and intimate, contemporary Australian restaurant that has been an institution on the Chippendale restaurant scene for several years. The trendy venue, set within a chic retro space with concrete walls, is known for its terrific food menu and an impressive wood-fired oven.

46-52 Meagher St Chippendale 2008


Located within the space formerly occupied by Automata at the Kensington Lane precinct in Chippendale is a delightful seafood-focused eatery that is all about sustainability. Diners at Longshore can choose between a brilliant a la carte menu, a tasting menu of the venue's signature dishes or a superb 10-course snack flight served in 2 stages.

5 Kensington St Chippendale 2008