Randwick Restaurants

With the launch of impressive food hubs like Newmarket Dining, the Eastern Suburb of Randwick has quietly developed a vibrant dining scene over the last few years. Now attracting people from all over Sydney, the best restaurants in Randwick offer excellent options for date nights and catch-ups with friends. Boasting an international range of cuisines, the venues range from chic, upscale establishments to small, intimate bistros hidden off laneways. Here are some of the most popular of them.


Akarui is a terrific, family-run Japanese cafe that offers food so authentic that you could easily be in Tokyo. What sets them apart from other Japanese restaurants in the city is that their food offerings are homemade. Subsequently, it is bursting with flavour, texture and aroma. Classy art on the walls and jazz music set the scene for a delightful meal.

2 Belmore Rd Randwick 2031

Cuisine: Japanese


Arthur's Pizza

Offering a terrific menu of pizzas and an excellent range of pasta dishes, salads and desserts - which you can eat in or take away - it is hard not to love Arthur's Pizza. This wholesome joint is always busy, which creates an infectious vibe that makes dining a pleasure. Prices are also quite reasonable by Sydney standards and the service is excellent too.

47 Perouse Rd Randwick 2031

Cuisine: Italian


Ayam Penyet RIA

Since it opened in 1998, Ayam Penyet RIA has been an institution on the Randwick restaurant scene, offering a unique experience of Indonesian street food at very reasonable prices. Open for pick-up or dine-in, their Ayam Penyet with Tempe Goreng and Rice is one of the most popular dishes on its menu. Despite always being busy, service is usually fast.

34 Belmore Rd Randwick 2031

Cuisine: Indonesian


Baccomatto Osteria

If you love Italian food, you'll instantly be seduced by the delicious offerings available at Baccomatto Osteria. This upmarket, chef-hatted restaurant is renowned for its fantastic Italian food menu and terrific cocktail list. The contemporary venue has a feature marble bar and a lively ambience, which attracts discerning diners from all over Sydney.

162-164 Barker St Randwick 2031

Del Punto

Del Punto is a terrific Spanish tapas and cocktail bar best known for its massive mural of a street scene in Barcelona. The chic and cosy venue is always busy, creating a lovely atmosphere to enjoy an evening out. Whether you come here for their plates of Vieiras or Zarzuela, or just to enjoy a glass of sangria or Margaritas, you'll have a great time.

40 St Pauls St Randwick 2031

Four Frogs

Located in the heart of Randwick's foodie hub, the Four Frogs Creperie serves a superb selection of top-notch French crêpes and galettes with full table service. Both sweet and savoury items are available, making it a terrific venue for a full meal or a casual dessert option. If you sign up for their newsletter you get a free crepe on your birthday!

30 St Pauls St Randwick 2031

Cuisine: French


Lebanon & Beyond

Resplendent with bright yellow and red walls, you can't help but feel upbeat when you dine at the fabulous Lebanon & Beyond restaurant. Offering a classic range of tasty Lebanese mixed platters and dishes, this cheery venue knows how to put on a spread. The vibe is always great here and service is on point, while the food represents good value.

3/187 Alison Rd Randwick 2031

Maybe Frank

A visit to Maybe Frank promises a delicious meal of wood-fired Italian pizzas and a terrific drinks list of wines and cocktails. With fast, friendly service and intimate seating, it is the perfect place for date night or catching up with friends. Connoisseurs will love that their pizzas are made the traditional way, with the dough rested for between 36-72 hours.

69 Perouse Rd Randwick 2031

Cuisine: Italian


The Spanish Fly

For over 15 years, the Spanish Fly has been a major player within the Randwick restaurant scene. This hip venue is located at the Spot. It specialises in delicious Mediterranean tapas and has a drinks menu that includes some of the best cocktails in the area. Plonk yourself at its bar, on the sofa or sit in its outside dining area for a top evening out.

35 St Pauls St Randwick 2031

Cuisine: Spanish