Potts Point Restaurants

In recent years Potts Point has developed a reputation for being one of Sydney's premier dining destinations. It might be a relatively small suburb in terms of size, but it manages to pack in a fantastic number of top quality upscale venues. From French and German, to Chinese and Mexican, the best restaurants in Potts Point offer a wide range of gastronomic choices. Next time its date night, or if you want to celebrate a special occasion, here is a selection of some of the best ones to visit.

3 Seasons Thai Fusion Cuisine

One of the most popular restaurants on Darlinghurst Rd, 3 Seasons Thai Fusion Cuisine has one simple philosophy. To serve consistently top-notch Asian food that tastes great every single time. Something they achieve with ease, the venue is noted for its big portions and excellent vibe.

64A Darlinghurst Rd Potts Point 2011

Cuisine: Thai

Bistro Rex

An all-day Parisian-inspired bistro located in the heart of Potts Point; Bistro Rex is a delightful eatery. Set within an impressive venue that boasts a stunning zinc-topped bar and stylish European design touches, this sophisticated establishment offers classic French meals and 300+ wines.

Shop 1, 50/58 Macleay St Potts Point 2011

Cuisine: French

Bistrot 916

Located on Challis Avenue, Bistrot 916 is a delightful neo-French bistro that showcases a delicious menu dominated by classic seafood dishes. Renowned for innovation and creativity, the venue successfully fuses the charm of a Parisian bistro with the vibrance of a Tokyo Record bar.

22 Challis Ave Potts Point 2011

Cuisine: French


Another exceptional Japanese restaurant in Potts Point, Busshari strives to represent the very essence of Japanese gastronomy. Presented within a venue that features warm, mood lighting, they offer a menu of sashimi and sushi dishes that are epitomised by simple, fresh flavours.

119 Macleay St Potts Point 2011

Cuisine: Japanese


Caravin is a 30-seat restaurant from the team behind Bar Suze. Occupying the space adjacent to Bar Piccolo, where the Dumpling and Beer site used to reside, owners Phil Stenvall and Greg Bampton have drawn inspiration from Paris' iconic rock and roll bars. The result is a cool and funky restaurant with a great ambience & delicious food.

2/9 Ward Ave Potts Point 2011

Cuisine: French

Chaco Bar

For many Sydneysiders, the Chaco Bar is the only place to go for Yakitori. Located on Victoria Street, within a stylish industrial-chic venue, the restaurant presents upscale Japanese bar snacks & infused sake offerings that will elevate your taste buds up another couple of levels.

186-188 Victoria St Potts Point 2011

Cuisine: Japanese

Chester White Cured Diner

Offering delicious contemporary American cuisine with a healthy slice of country and blues music, the Chester White Cured Diner is a good time waiting to happen. Focusing on quality produce and great vino they offer a great range of organic charcuterie and house-made pasta.

3 Orwell St Potts Point 2011

Cuisine: Modern Australian

Cho Cho San

Bringing an evocative touch of Tokyo to Potts Point, Cho Cho San was inspired by the iconic Izakayas of Japan. Boasting a critically acclaimed menu that includes everything from sashimi to delicious curries, the restaurant is also known for its innovative cocktails.

73 Macleay St Potts Point 2011

Cuisine: Japanese


Adjacent to the popular Flamingo Lounge, Chula is an authentic and affordable Mexican restaurant that is well known for its terrific vibe and outstanding service. It specialises in Mexican share plates and delicious cocktails which are served in a setting that boasts trendy decor.

33 Bayswater Rd Potts Point 2011

Cuisine: Mexican

Dear Sainte Eloise

Referencing George Orwell's memoir 'Down and Out in Paris and London', Dear Sainte Eloise is a venue that focuses very much on wine. Showcasing a number of labels from around the world. Not to be outdone, their food options are terrific too.

5/29 Orwell St Potts Point 2011

Cuisine: Modern Australian


Diana is an Asian themed restaurant located at the bottom end of Macleay Street in Potts Point. It serves up an excellent selection of Korean and Oriental style dishes. The owners of this esablish report that it is the brainchild of chef and owner Sammy, who discovered his passion for food after living in Orange past 10 years.

1/28 Macleay St Potts Point 2011

Cuisine: Asian


Widely recognised as being one of the best Japanese restaurants in Sydney, Enya is known for its great servings, decent prices and authentic cuisine. Occupying a relaxed yet intimate setting with wooden tables and bench seating, this friendly restaurant serves awesome Bento.

58a Bayswater Rd Potts Point 2011

Cuisine: Japanese

Et Al.

Tucked away just off the main road that connects Kings Cross and Potts Point on a quiet laneway, et al is a small, intimate restaurant. It prides itself on offering the highest standard of classic nostalgic dishes from around the world, and exceptional service in a very relaxed setting.

Llankelly Pl Potts Point 2011

Cuisine: Modern Australian


Bringing the unique ambience of Tel Aviv to Potts Point, Ezra is a fantastic Isreali restaurant that offers a delicious menu of Mediterranean, Ashkenazi, and Middle Eastern flavours. Curated by Head Chef Ben Sears dishes are served in a chic, yet relaxed setting that boasts a terrace.

3 Kellett St Potts Point 2011

Cuisine: Israeli

Fei Jai

They might not have the most charming of names - Fei Jai means 'fatboy' in Cantonese. But as this fabulous Challis Avenue restaurant serves the kind of fresh and delicious Asian cuisine you just want to keep on eating, they can surely be forgiven for adopting such a cheeky moniker.

31 Challis Ave Potts Point 2011

Cuisine: Chinese

Franca Brasserie

A contemporary brasserie that serves exquisite French and European influenced cuisine, Franca Brasserie is one of Potts Point's more upscale dining experiences. They present a menu that highlights bold, Mediterranean flavours and exceptional locally sourced produce.

Shop 2/81 Macleay St Potts Point 2011

Cuisine: Mediterranean

Fratelli Paradiso

Offering kitchen service from breakfast all the way through to dinner, Fratelli Paradiso is a stalwart of Pott's Points impressive Paris Quarter. Located within a vibrant setting with exposed brick walls and a rustic blackboard menu, they offer an authentic range of Italian dishes.

12-16 Challis Ave Potts Point 2011

Cuisine: Italian

Glider Garden

Gilder Garden is a superb Asian venue that takes the form of a cafe during the day and an eatery at night. It doesn't matter when you come, it's always busy, thanks to its superb brunch menu and the excellent Thai food for dinner. Dishes like the chilli scrambled croissant and Red Curry shine from the menu, while their speed of service is first rate.

15/24 Springfield Ave Potts Point 2011

Cuisine: Asian


Honkas Bar + Eats

A delightful Pan Asian restaurant, Honkas Bar + Eats embraces the delicious street food flavours of South-East Asian countries like Japan, China, Korea, and Vietnam. Notable in that they only serve brown rice, their menu features a selection of irresistible and very tasty dishes.

11 Roslyn St Potts Point 2011

Cuisine: Asian

House Bar&Bistrot

Located within a charming and historic Victorian House, the popular House Bar & Bistrot is a lovely place to enjoy a meal. The menu here is Italian-inspired, though dishes change regularly. They are all made with fresh organic and locally sourced ingredients and include several vegetarian options. The venue also has a fantastic cocktail & wine list.

62-64 Kellett St Potts Point 2011

Le Petit Louvre

If you love cheese then Le Petit Louvre should be your idea of Heaven. Located on Springfield Avenue this fromagerie and restaurant specializes in some of the finest and rarest French cheeses you can buy in Sydney. The relaxed and venue also offers a great range of wines.

2 Springfield Ave Potts Point 2011

Cuisine: French

Llankelly Thai

Llankelly Thai has been a stalwart on the local dining scene for several years. The key to their success is simple - they consistently serve delicious classic Thai dishes that tantalise all of your senses. Their signature Pad Thai ranks as good as anything you will find in Sydney, while its Prawn Choo Chee Curry is a hit with both locals and Thai nationals.

38 Llankelly Pl Potts Point 2011

Cuisine: Thai



At Luc-San, the legend that is Luke Mangan has created a fantastic French Izakaya where you can enjoy relaxed late nights and cosy date nights with some of the city's best French/Japanese fusion food. Luke's menu presents mouth-watering dishes on a set menu and a la carte that will take your tastebuds to never-before-reached levels.

Pennys Ln Potts Point 2011

Cuisine: Japanese


Macleay St Bistro

A real fixture in Potts Point, the Macleay Street Bistro has been delighting customers for over 30 years with their delicious French inspired cuisine. Situated in the 'Paris' end of Potts Point, this stylish and comfortable BYOB bistro presents a chic setting with black and white accents.

73A Macleay St Potts Point 2011

Cuisine: French

Mad Pizza E Bar Pronto

If you are in the mood for pizza then Mad Pizza E Bar Pronto is the joint for you. Their delicious thin-crust offerings will make your mouth water, with a terrific selection of gourmet toppings that perfectly blend. You can choose to eat them within their indoor setting or outdoor space. They also offer a great range of pasta, antipasti, salads & cocktails.

23 Darlinghurst Rd Potts Point 2011

Cuisine: Italian



Serving up a range of classic German dishes like schnitzels, goulash and bratwurst, Maggie's is a firm local favourite. Taking the form of a small pub setting with exposed bricks and kitsch d'cor. As well as quality food they also offer a good number of German beers on tap.

7/50 Macleay St Potts Point 2011

Cuisine: German


Opened in 2019 by married couple Opel, who is the head chef, and Julie Khan, as well as their daughter Lucinda, Metisse offers an upscale French fine dining experience. Nestled in Roslyn Street, the venue is a refined setting to enjoy their delicious meals and an extensive wine list.

5-9 Roslyn St Potts Point 2011

Cuisine: French

Ms. G's

At Mr G's they don't like the word fusion. This is a shame because that is arguably the best way to explain their innovative Asian food. Located in a vibrant four-level venue their menu is curated by executive chef Dan Hong and boasts inventive dishes like cheeseburger spring rolls!

155 Victoria St Potts Point 2011

Cuisine: Asian Fusion

Pizza Boccone

Pizza Boccone is a classic Italian trattoria and pizzeria specialising in authentic-tasting, wood-fired pizzas and a delicious selection of hand made pasta. Its relaxed, family-friendly atmosphere and quaint outdoor seating make it a lovely place for a meal with your loved ones. Their selection of fine Aussie and Italian wines complements any meal.

11 Llankelly Pl Potts Point 2011

Cuisine: Italian



After making an excellent name for herself at Sydney's Firedoor, Ahana Dutt is now making waves as head chef at Raja. For the modern Indian restaurant, she has drawn influences from the celebrated Indian dining scenes in Mumbai and London to curate a sinfully delicious menu cooked with traditional techniques and plenty of love.

1 Kellett St Potts Point 2011

Cuisine: Indian

Rustic French Bistro

Offering the ultimate French Bistro Experience in Potts Point, Rustic French is a charming eatery that excels in providing top quality food and outstanding service. Cooked daily by owner and cordon bleu chef Cyril Seguin, the delicious menu features a number of classic dishes.

Shop 1/87-95 Victoria St Potts Point 2011

Cuisine: French

Sapporo Miso Ramen Factory Sora

One of the coolest places to eat in Llankelly Place has to be the Sapporo Miso Ramen Factory Sora. A small, yet cosy venue, this place is a vibe. It plays soft jazz music while the owner makes the food in front of you. It also offers superb people-watching opportunities while you eat. Try their ramen - its so authentic and the broth bursts with spicy flavour.

14 Llankelly Pl Potts Point 2011

Cuisine: Japanese



Sonora is a mexican themed restaurant located in Potts Point, with the menu being spired by the cuisine of Sonora, which is a coastal state in Mexico's north-west that shares a border with the US. In this region the flour tortillas are preferred over corn tortillas.

1/37-41 Bayswater Rd Potts Point 2011

Cuisine: Mexican

Thai Power

Thai Power is a small Thai restaurant that lets its food do the talking. Open seven days a week for lunch and dinner, this understated venue is known locally for offering a delicious selection of meals that are cooked with skill and precision. Top quality and consistency define their tasty offerings, which include classics like red curry and beef massaman.

130 Victoria St Potts Point 2011

Cuisine: Thai

The Apollo

The Apollo is an up-market Greek restaurant located on Macleay Street in the heart of Potts Point. Customers speak of The Apollo as being a beloved contemporary Greek taverna in the heart of Potts Point. This Greek restaurant is inspired by the generous spirit of Mediterranean hospitality and the pleasures of eating together, our dishes are designed to be shared.

44 Macleay St Potts Point 2011

Cuisine: Greek

The Bowls

The Bowls is a Japanese-inspired, Fusion Asian rice bowl restaurant known for its excellent service, reasonable prices and delicious food. Despite always being busy, you never have to wait too long for your food - which is always served piping hot in large portions. Try the black pepper beef or the chicken katsudon and prepare to be wowed!

Shop 1-2/23-31 Darlinghurst Road, Llankelly Pl Potts Point 2011

Cuisine: Japanese


The Butler

The Butler is a popular restaurant and bar that is situated amongst the backstreets of Potts Point, an eclectic oasis lies waiting. Here you will find a selection of exotic themes enclose the dining area, a forest-like garden consumes the outdoors, various textures of foliage complement the original sandstone walls and a twist on the traditional colonial influence is infused throughout.

123 Victoria St Potts Point 2011

Vico Pizza Bar

Vico is a top class pizzeria located in Hughes Street (just off Macleay St) in the Eastern Suburbs locale of Potts Point. This business is known as an Italian street food eatery where passion and love join together to play an essential role, have you satisfied! Customers often speak about their yummy italian antipasti, neapolitan pizzas, fresh pastas, delicious desserts and a wide range of sensational Italian wines.

18 Hughes St Potts Point 2011

Cuisine: Italian


A delightful vegetarian bistro, Yellow is run by the award-winning team behind Cirrus, Monopole and Bentley Restaurant + Bar. Housed within a converted 1950s art gallery the bistro has an edgy, rustic-chic setting that has been inspired by Europe's trendsetting dining scene.

57 Macleay St Potts Point 2011

Cuisine: Vegetarian

Casa Merida

5 Kellett St Potts Point 2011

Cuisine: Mexican

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Dumplings and Beer

There is no need to guess what they offer at Dumplings and Beer! Situated on Ward Avenue, this is a charming eatery where the best of the east spectacularly fuses with the best of the west. This manifests itself in an a la carte menu that also boasts great wines, spirits and beers.

9 Ward Ave Potts Point 2011

Cuisine: Chinese

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Melo's Italian

Priding themselves on offering great quality food and excellent value, Melo's Italian is a popular restaurant on Rockwall Cresent. Known for its buzzing vibe, the trendy restaurant presents a setting of exposed bricks and intimate lighting and serves a menu of classic dishes.

22 Rockwall Cres Potts Point 2011

Cuisine: Italian

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SUNDAY is a family friendly casual eatery dedicating to family night with Rotisserie chicken & all the sides and now serving Specialty Coffee by 5 Senses. It is conveniently located on Macleay St in Potts Point. Coffee SUNDAY Menu

95 Macleay St Potts Point 2011

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