Best wine bars in Sydney

Check out the top wine bars in Sydney, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals

1. Shop & Wine Bar

1. Shop & Wine Bar

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31 local reviews
78 Curlewis Street, Bondi
Closed now
(02) 9365 2600
Establishment
Rafael
A cafe by day with exceptional food and coffee and a great local wine bar with more impressive food selections…
Joshua
Mikey and Lucy are a lovely local family who run an awesome cafe/wine bar, live like a local and order a BLT w…
Peter
On the fringe of the action, this is one of Bondi's first little wine bars. It's also a great coffee spot and …
1. Shop & Wine Bar

1. Shop & Wine Bar

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31 local reviews
78 Curlewis Street, Bondi
Closed now
(02) 9365 2600
Rafael
Rafael
A cafe by day with exceptional food and coffee and a great local wine bar with more impressive food selections and a top wine list. Small bu…
Joshua
Joshua
Mikey and Lucy are a lovely local family who run an awesome cafe/wine bar, live like a local and order a BLT washed down with a coconut cold…
Peter
Peter
On the fringe of the action, this is one of Bondi's first little wine bars. It's also a great coffee spot and serves a limited menu of delic…
2. 121BC

2. 121BC

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7 local reviews
50 Holt Street, Surry Hills
Closed now
(02) 9699 1582
BarEstablishment
Saysana
121BC is two businesses here: cantina, a bottle shop with over 400 imported Italian wines; and enoteca, the a…
Jennifer
Probably the best wine bar in the area - very Italian, and surprisingly not as expensive as it should be! Goo…
Gee
Tiny little wine bar with great selection of wine and nibbles
2. 121BC

2. 121BC

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7 local reviews
50 Holt Street, Surry Hills
Closed now
(02) 9699 1582
Saysana
Saysana
121BC is two businesses here: cantina, a bottle shop with over 400 imported Italian wines; and enoteca, the adjoining wine bar. Gregarious …
Jennifer
Jennifer
Probably the best wine bar in the area - very Italian, and surprisingly not as expensive as it should be! Good food as well.
Gee
Gee
Tiny little wine bar with great selection of wine and nibbles
3. The Winery

3. The Winery

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41 local reviews
285A Crown Street, Surry Hills
Closed now
(02) 9331 0833
Establishment
L'Abode Accommodation Specialist
Surry Hills’ favourite wine bar. Winner for the Best Wine List: Alia Awards 2015. A quirky urban garden oasis …
Ollie
Laneway wine bar serving Modern Australian food. This quirky garden oasis in the heart of Surry Hills, offers …
Yvonne and Boruch
A beautifully decorated wine bar open day and night. Usually pretty quite during the day to enjoy a wine and w…
3. The Winery

3. The Winery

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41 local reviews
285A Crown Street, Surry Hills
Closed now
(02) 9331 0833
L'Abode Accommodation Specialist
L'Abode Accommodation Specialist
Surry Hills’ favourite wine bar. Winner for the Best Wine List: Alia Awards 2015. A quirky urban garden oasis in the heart of Surry Hills, T…
Ollie
Ollie
Laneway wine bar serving Modern Australian food. This quirky garden oasis in the heart of Surry Hills, offers over 30 meticulously selected …
Yvonne and Boruch
Yvonne and Boruch
A beautifully decorated wine bar open day and night. Usually pretty quite during the day to enjoy a wine and watch the sunset
4. The Owl House

4. The Owl House

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9 local reviews
97 Crown Street, Darlinghurst, Sydney
Closed now
+61 2-9357-5060
Tapas Restaurant
Conor
This converted terrace house, just over William on Crown is a cozy little wine bar downstairs and a restaurant…
Sam
Cute wine bar. Has a nice upstairs area
Amir
4. The Owl House

4. The Owl House

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9 local reviews
97 Crown Street, Darlinghurst, Sydney
Closed now
+61 2-9357-5060
Conor
Conor
This converted terrace house, just over William on Crown is a cozy little wine bar downstairs and a restaurant above. They specialise in int…
Sam
Sam
Cute wine bar. Has a nice upstairs area
Amir
Amir
5. Pilu at Freshwater

5. Pilu at Freshwater

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42 local reviews
80 Undercliff Rd, Freshwater, Sydney
Closed now
+61 2-9938-3331
Italian Restaurant
Tania
Stunning water front restaurant and Wine Bar
Chris
Beautiful chef hatted Italian restaurant. Great for a special night out. They also have a wine bar out the fr…
Veronica
A short walk or drive to another award winning restaurant. This time Italian style, superb.
5. Pilu at Freshwater

5. Pilu at Freshwater

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42 local reviews
80 Undercliff Rd, Freshwater, Sydney
Closed now
+61 2-9938-3331
Tania
Tania
Stunning water front restaurant and Wine Bar
Chris
Chris
Beautiful chef hatted Italian restaurant. Great for a special night out. They also have a wine bar out the front where you can grab a wine …
Veronica
Veronica
A short walk or drive to another award winning restaurant. This time Italian style, superb.
6. The Corner House

6. The Corner House

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57 local reviews
281 Bondi Road, Bondi
Open now
(02) 8020 6698
RestaurantFoodEstablishment
L'Abode Accommodation Specialist
Opening doors in Feb 2010. Anthony Kaplan, the man behind North Bondi’s The Shop & Wine Bar and Brent Mills fr…
Christine
Fantastic wine bar and restaurant. Sit outdoors, upstairs, at the front or at the back! Its a 4 min walk and …
Kate
A restaurant and wine bar with delicious cocktails and pizzas in a relaxed but cool lounge room vibe and great…
6. The Corner House

6. The Corner House

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57 local reviews
281 Bondi Road, Bondi
Open now
(02) 8020 6698
L'Abode Accommodation Specialist
L'Abode Accommodation Specialist
Opening doors in Feb 2010. Anthony Kaplan, the man behind North Bondi’s The Shop & Wine Bar and Brent Mills from Brooklyn NYC’s Sweetwater T…
Christine
Christine
Fantastic wine bar and restaurant. Sit outdoors, upstairs, at the front or at the back! Its a 4 min walk and opposite the old pub on the co…
Kate
Kate
A restaurant and wine bar with delicious cocktails and pizzas in a relaxed but cool lounge room vibe and great service.
7. Speak Easy Bar

7. Speak Easy Bar

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22 local reviews
83 Curlewis Street, Bondi Beach
Closed now
(02) 9130 2020
BarEstablishment
Karen
Small wine bar with great food and comfy couches. Locals love it.
Jenna
This is a tiny little restaurant and wine bar. The menu is very small and offers fine food that is absolutely …
Talia
A very small, very chilled wine bar/restaurant in Bondi. The perfect place for a romantic dinner.
7. Speak Easy Bar

7. Speak Easy Bar

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22 local reviews
83 Curlewis Street, Bondi Beach
Closed now
(02) 9130 2020
Karen
Karen
Small wine bar with great food and comfy couches. Locals love it.
Jenna
Jenna
This is a tiny little restaurant and wine bar. The menu is very small and offers fine food that is absolutely delicious. They run early bird…
Talia
Talia
A very small, very chilled wine bar/restaurant in Bondi. The perfect place for a romantic dinner.
8. Love Tilly Devine

8. Love Tilly Devine

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23 local reviews
91 Crown Ln, Darlinghurst, Sydney
Closed now
+61 2 9326 9297
Wine bar
Janine
Great small wine bar hidden away. Friendly staff, great drinks and nibbles.
Charlotte
Fantastic wine list! Finger food is very good too. Not a budget wine bar.
Devin
A tucked away gem that you need to look for! Its a great wine bar with a good Cheese selection!
8. Love Tilly Devine

8. Love Tilly Devine

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23 local reviews
91 Crown Ln, Darlinghurst, Sydney
Closed now
+61 2 9326 9297
Janine
Janine
Great small wine bar hidden away. Friendly staff, great drinks and nibbles.
Charlotte
Charlotte
Fantastic wine list! Finger food is very good too. Not a budget wine bar.
Devin
Devin
A tucked away gem that you need to look for! Its a great wine bar with a good Cheese selection!
9. The Wine Library

9. The Wine Library

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17 local reviews
18 Oxford Street, Woollahra
Closed now
(02) 9360 5686
BarRestaurantFood
JULIE
Modern wine bar and tapas - great place to pop into for a casual bite and a delicious glass of wine- satisfie…
Edwina
Trendy little wine bar with boutique wines and international vintages. Good quality tapas dishes with spanis…
Susan + Glen
Great snacks and selection of wine. Does get busy so expect to wait for a table unless you go a bit early.
9. The Wine Library

9. The Wine Library

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17 local reviews
18 Oxford Street, Woollahra
Closed now
(02) 9360 5686
JULIE
JULIE
Modern wine bar and tapas - great place to pop into for a casual bite and a delicious glass of wine- satisfies every time.
Edwina
Edwina
Trendy little wine bar with boutique wines and international vintages. Good quality tapas dishes with spanish and italian influences make …
Susan + Glen
Susan + Glen
Great snacks and selection of wine. Does get busy so expect to wait for a table unless you go a bit early.
10. Chapter One

10. Chapter One

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12 local reviews
34 Campbell Parade, Bondi Beach
Closed now
(02) 9130 1651
CafeBarFood
Caroline
Cafe by day, wine bar by night, Chapter One is my local and for good reason. Awesome coffee, great service an…
Tammy & Lola
This local coffee charmer by day and wine bar by night is the love child of head Bondi lifeguard Bruce “Hoppo”…
Vanessa
This local coffee charmer by day and wine bar by night is the love child of head Bondi lifeguard Bruce “Hoppo”…
10. Chapter One

10. Chapter One

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12 local reviews
34 Campbell Parade, Bondi Beach
Closed now
(02) 9130 1651
Caroline
Caroline
Cafe by day, wine bar by night, Chapter One is my local and for good reason. Awesome coffee, great service and a relaxed vibe. I always go…
Tammy & Lola
Tammy & Lola
This local coffee charmer by day and wine bar by night is the love child of head Bondi lifeguard Bruce “Hoppo” Hopkins. Being owned and oper…
Vanessa
Vanessa
This local coffee charmer by day and wine bar by night is the love child of head Bondi lifeguard Bruce “Hoppo” Hopkins. Being owned and oper…
11. Timbah

11. Timbah

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11 local reviews
375 Glebe Point Road, Glebe
Closed now
(02) 9571 7005
Establishment
Kimberley
Awesome wine bar up just off Glebe Point Road. You can walk through Tramsheds and up onto Glebe Point Road and…
Lena
This is a lovely, quiet wine bar - it's a bit of a walk from our place, but well worth it.
Bryan
Wonderful cosy wine bar only 3min walk from Treetop Cottage.
11. Timbah

11. Timbah

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11 local reviews
375 Glebe Point Road, Glebe
Closed now
(02) 9571 7005
Kimberley
Kimberley
Awesome wine bar up just off Glebe Point Road. You can walk through Tramsheds and up onto Glebe Point Road and you're basically there. Great…
Lena
Lena
This is a lovely, quiet wine bar - it's a bit of a walk from our place, but well worth it.
Bryan
Bryan
Wonderful cosy wine bar only 3min walk from Treetop Cottage.
12. Monopole

12. Monopole

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21 local reviews
71A Macleay Street, Potts Point, Sydney
Closed now
+61 2 9360 4410
Australian Restaurant
Merrilee
When is a wine bar not a wine bar? When it's in Sydney and when it's a wine and dine bar! In Sydney we treat o…
Sarah
Monopole is a wine bar with a small menu of very good shared plates and an impressive wine list. A great plac…
Harriet
Amazing wine bar, they have amazing wines and spirits froma round the world. We love to pop into here for a qu…
12. Monopole

12. Monopole

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21 local reviews
71A Macleay Street, Potts Point, Sydney
Closed now
+61 2 9360 4410
Merrilee
Merrilee
When is a wine bar not a wine bar? When it's in Sydney and when it's a wine and dine bar! In Sydney we treat our wine bars as restaurants wi…
Sarah
Sarah
Monopole is a wine bar with a small menu of very good shared plates and an impressive wine list. A great place to graze over a wine or two…
Harriet
Harriet
Amazing wine bar, they have amazing wines and spirits froma round the world. We love to pop into here for a quick carafe of wine. Monopole …