Date Night In Sydney

Stuck for date night inspiration? These spots are an essential visit, whether you're meeting your match for the first time or celebrating an anniversary. From rooftop bars in the CBD to beachside restaurants and fun-filled arcades, our city has something for any and every kind of outing. Wow that special someone with our guide to the best places for date nights in Sydney right here. 

Last updated on 25th January 2023

Bondi Bowling Club

49 user reviews 5

The standard date night of dinner, drinks and a movie just not cutting it? Then Bondi Bowling Club is the answer. Think regular bowling games, bevvies and big vibes, all on their gorgeous green lawn. Better yet, there's wings, schnitty and beer battered fries for when you get peckish.

The Vicar

69 user reviews 4

One of the best places to romance that special someone, The Vicar is gorgeous inside and out. Impress them with a beautiful Italian meal and terrific cocktails, which you can enjoy in the sunshine or under the stars from the outdoor terrace.

Saint Peter is a swish seafood restaurant that places sustainability at the heart of its menu, with a top to tail approach to each of its dishes. The brainchild of Josh Niland, this Paddington gem features a large communal table and open kitchen, adding extra drama to your meal. 

Zeta Bar is a rooftop retreat with an exclusive vibe that's simply made for date nights in Sydney. Only opening on Friday and Saturday nights, this swanky bar pairs its stunning sky-high location with luxury cocktails that use playful techniques and innovative ingredients. 

Looking for fun date ideas in Sydney? Holey Moley is a crazy golf course offering a playground of themed areas for budding couples and long-term partners alike. Head here and you'll inject a little competition into your night out, with refreshing cocktails ready for afterwards. 

Automata is found at the centre of Chippendale buzzing restaurants scene and is renowned for its exquisite weekly menus. Expect an upscale dining experience with the finest in Australian produce in a romantic setting - the stuff of Sydney date night restaurant dreams.