Best Sydney CBD Bars

Looking for places to drink in the city? In among the sleek high rises and beautiful historic buildings, you'll find a wealth of fun and fancy watering holes for all shapes and sizes. True, you may have to delve below street level to uncover some of these basement gems or up into the sky to get to a chic haunt or two but boy is it worth it. Check these out in our guide to the best Sydney CBD bars.

Last updated on 14th April 2021


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Boasting award-winning cocktails, sleek interiors and incredible views, this rooftop city spot is bringing the wow factor to Sydney's social scene. Whether you're here for an after-work drink or an evening with friends, Zeta Bar is sure to make it special.