Restaurants For Outdoor Dining In Sydney

On the hunt for the city's best outdoor haunts for some tasty grub? You're in the right place. From boozy brunches in swoon-worthy gardens or sun-soaked terraces, to romantic dinners overlooking jaw-dropping coastlines. Need a hand deciding? Check out our guide to where to eat outside in Sydney.

Last updated on 18th May 2022

The Vicar

13 user reviews 4

Well-known for its sprawling outdoor area, The Vicar is an ideal plot for alfresco eating. Grab yourself a table and tuck into the fantastic menu, which showcases tasty Italian delights, from pasta to pizza, washed down with cocktails or vino.

The Tilbury Hotel

16 user reviews 5

The Tilbury Hotel is a perfect location for relaxing in the sun with a few drinks. Overlooking their courtyard, the restaurant features locally sourced dishes, such as classic steak frites or chargrilled prawns. You can also enjoy endless wine options with its extensive list.

Village Crown

52 user reviews 4

In need of a few ideas for casual outdoor dining in Sydney? Head over to Zetland where Village Crown are bringing you delicious food in a pretty outdoor setting. Tuck into plates of classic grub, washed down with cold wines and craft beers.

Bondi Bowling Club

21 user reviews 4

Boasting a fabulous outdoor space for sipping on margaritas or delving into wings, schnitzels and burgers, Bondi Bowling Club is definitely is a great location in the city for dining. Footie fan? Be sure to watch all of their live screenings outdoors too.

If your idea of the perfect meal includes stuffing your face with tacos and margaritas in the sun, this is the place for you. Offering visitors an indoor-meets-outdoor dining experience with its large sliding doors, Sonora is a top alfresco restaurant in Potts Point.

Inspired by Levantine flavours, Sefa Kitchen is a charming restaurant in the heart of Bondi. Pull up a chair to one of their streetside tables and enjoy Egyptian-style brunches with bottomless drinks, or BYOB on Mondays to Fridays for a budget-friendly dinner.