Best Italian restaurants in Sydney

Check out the top Italian restaurants in Sydney, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Pilu at Freshwater
1. Pilu at Freshwater
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0 local reviews
Moore Rd, Freshwater
Closed · Opens Tuesday 12:00 PM (noon)
+61 2 9938 3331
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Michael
'2 chefs hats' Italian restaurant with gorgeous views of Freshwater Beach. Bookings recommended.
Chris
Beautiful chef hatted Italian restaurant. Great for a special night out. They also have a wine bar out the fr…
1. Pilu at Freshwater
1. Pilu at Freshwater
host-0host-1
0 local reviews
Moore Rd, Freshwater
Closed · Opens Tuesday 12:00 PM (noon)
+61 2 9938 3331
Michael
Michael
'2 chefs hats' Italian restaurant with gorgeous views of Freshwater Beach. Bookings recommended.
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 …
2. Gelbison Pizzeria Ristorante
2. Gelbison Pizzeria Ristorante
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0 local reviews
10 Lamrock Ave, Bondi Beach
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+61 2 9130 4042
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Mark & Luce
Another old school Italian restaurant
Thea
Great local Italian restaurant just down the road. The pizzas are awesome and try the Zuppa De Cozze. Make sur…
Liz
Best pizzas in Bondi - authentic Italian restaurant with views of the beach if you sit outside.
2. Gelbison Pizzeria Ristorante
2. Gelbison Pizzeria Ristorante
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0 local reviews
10 Lamrock Ave, Bondi Beach
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+61 2 9130 4042
Mark & Luce
Mark & Luce
Another old school Italian restaurant
Thea
Thea
Great local Italian restaurant just down the road. The pizzas are awesome and try the Zuppa De Cozze. Make sure you bring cash. BYO as well
Liz
Liz
Best pizzas in Bondi - authentic Italian restaurant with views of the beach if you sit outside.
3. Berta Restaurant & Bar
3. Berta Restaurant & Bar
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0 local reviews
17-19 Alberta Street, Sydney
(02) 9264 6133
RestaurantFoodEstablishment
Michael
It's completely hidden, but it's work crossing the street from the apt and finding the nondescript door to thi…
Gee
Great Italian restaurant
3. Berta Restaurant & Bar
3. Berta Restaurant & Bar
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0 local reviews
17-19 Alberta Street, Sydney
(02) 9264 6133
Michael
Michael
It's completely hidden, but it's work crossing the street from the apt and finding the nondescript door to this contemporary Italian restaur…
Gee
Gee
Great Italian restaurant
4. Fratelli Paradiso
4. Fratelli Paradiso
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0 local reviews
12-16 Challis Ave, Potts Point
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+61 2 9357 1744
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Henry
Great mid-range Italian restaurant in the heart of Potts Point. Simple menu- typically 3 or so starters, 2 or …
Yoko
Long established authentic Italian restaurant/cafe, always busy but pleasant service and promising food. Open …
Danielle
An institution of an Italian restaurant with knowledgable and friendly Italian staff.
4. Fratelli Paradiso
4. Fratelli Paradiso
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0 local reviews
12-16 Challis Ave, Potts Point
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+61 2 9357 1744
Henry
Henry
Great mid-range Italian restaurant in the heart of Potts Point. Simple menu- typically 3 or so starters, 2 or pastas/ risottos and 3 or 3 me…
Yoko
Yoko
Long established authentic Italian restaurant/cafe, always busy but pleasant service and promising food. Open from breakfast to dinner Mon-F…
Danielle
Danielle
An institution of an Italian restaurant with knowledgable and friendly Italian staff.
5. Palace Cinemas
5. Palace Cinemas
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0 local reviews
99 Norton St, Leichhardt
Closed · Opens 9:30 AM
+61 2 9564 5620
Movie theaterCafeBar
Sydney Harbour
Don't miss Norton Street for authentic Italian Restaurants, Cafe and Gelato bar
Anita
Arthouse cinema with good bar, coffee, snacks and hang out area. Lots of Italian restaurants nearby. Parking u…
5. Palace Cinemas
5. Palace Cinemas
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0 local reviews
99 Norton St, Leichhardt
Closed · Opens 9:30 AM
+61 2 9564 5620
Sydney Harbour
Sydney Harbour
Don't miss Norton Street for authentic Italian Restaurants, Cafe and Gelato bar
Anita
Anita
Arthouse cinema with good bar, coffee, snacks and hang out area. Lots of Italian restaurants nearby. Parking underneath
6. Bei Amici Modern Italian Restaurant
6. Bei Amici Modern Italian Restaurant
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0 local reviews
2B Mona Rd, Darling Point
Closed · Opens Tuesday 6:00 PM
+61 2 9328 0305
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Nadya
Delicious, authentic and cosy Italian restaurant. Great place for a catch up with friends, or romantic. Only 1…
Lilly
Hidden little Italian restaurant with excellent service and delicious food.
Karen
Bijou Swiss-Italian restaurant with white table cloths, big flavours and a great wine list. Tucked away from t…
6. Bei Amici Modern Italian Restaurant
6. Bei Amici Modern Italian Restaurant
host-0host-1host-2
0 local reviews
2B Mona Rd, Darling Point
Closed · Opens Tuesday 6:00 PM
+61 2 9328 0305
Nadya
Nadya
Delicious, authentic and cosy Italian restaurant. Great place for a catch up with friends, or romantic. Only 10mns walk from home
Lilly
Lilly
Hidden little Italian restaurant with excellent service and delicious food.
Karen
Karen
Bijou Swiss-Italian restaurant with white table cloths, big flavours and a great wine list. Tucked away from the crowds it is a favourite am…
7. Bondi Trattoria
7. Bondi Trattoria
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0 local reviews
34 Campbell Parade, Bondi Beach
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
+61 2 9365 4303
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Steve
Fantastic low key italian restaurant, must try the Angel Hair Pasta with raw tuna...
Nick & Ivana
Very hard to beat this Italian restaurant. Breakfast/Lunch and Dinner! Looking out of Bondi!
7. Bondi Trattoria
7. Bondi Trattoria
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0 local reviews
34 Campbell Parade, Bondi Beach
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
+61 2 9365 4303
Steve
Steve
Fantastic low key italian restaurant, must try the Angel Hair Pasta with raw tuna...
Nick & Ivana
Nick & Ivana
Very hard to beat this Italian restaurant. Breakfast/Lunch and Dinner! Looking out of Bondi!
8. La Scala on Jersey
8. La Scala on Jersey
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0 local reviews
La Scala on Jersey, Woollahra
+61 2 9357 0815
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Edwina
La Scala on Jersey is a sophisticated Modern Italian Restaurant and cocktail bar, located above the iconic Lig…
Helen
Lovely modern Italian restaurant
8. La Scala on Jersey
8. La Scala on Jersey
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0 local reviews
La Scala on Jersey, Woollahra
+61 2 9357 0815
Edwina
Edwina
La Scala on Jersey is a sophisticated Modern Italian Restaurant and cocktail bar, located above the iconic Light Brigade Hotel in Paddington…
Helen
Helen
Lovely modern Italian restaurant
9. Fourth Village Providore
9. Fourth Village Providore
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0 local reviews
5A Vista St, Mosman
Open · Closes 6:30 PM
+61 2 9960 7162
Grocery or supermarketStoreRestaurant
George
It has fabulous italian produce and really good italian restaurant, very authentic
Yineng
Italian restaurant and grocery store - great for breakfast, lunch and dinner
9. Fourth Village Providore
9. Fourth Village Providore
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0 local reviews
5A Vista St, Mosman
Open · Closes 6:30 PM
+61 2 9960 7162
George
George
It has fabulous italian produce and really good italian restaurant, very authentic
Yineng
Yineng
Italian restaurant and grocery store - great for breakfast, lunch and dinner
10. Lucio's Italian Restaurant
10. Lucio's Italian Restaurant
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0 local reviews
47 Windsor St, Paddington
Closed · Opens Tuesday 12:30 PM
+61 2 9380 5996
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Paul
Lucio’s Italian Restaurant was established in Paddington in 1983 and enjoys a remarkable reputation for except…
Lance
Possibly one of the best Italian restaurants at this price point. Will feel like you've walked into Tuscany.
10. Lucio's Italian Restaurant
10. Lucio's Italian Restaurant
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0 local reviews
47 Windsor St, Paddington
Closed · Opens Tuesday 12:30 PM
+61 2 9380 5996
Paul
Paul
Lucio’s Italian Restaurant was established in Paddington in 1983 and enjoys a remarkable reputation for exceptional Italian food and magnifi…
Lance
Lance
Possibly one of the best Italian restaurants at this price point. Will feel like you've walked into Tuscany.
11. Buon Ricordo
11. Buon Ricordo
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108 Boundary Street, Paddington
Closed · Opens Tuesday 6:00 PM
(02) 9360 6729
RestaurantFoodEstablishment
Sarah
Top Italian restaurant. Expensive. Bookings essential.
Lance
Easily one of Sydney's most respected Italian restaurants. Book ahead, you will not be disappointed.
Drew & Bronte
One of the best Italian restaurants in Sydney. Completely old school. Rich, rich food. You have to try the fet…
11. Buon Ricordo
11. Buon Ricordo
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0 local reviews
108 Boundary Street, Paddington
Closed · Opens Tuesday 6:00 PM
(02) 9360 6729
Sarah
Sarah
Top Italian restaurant. Expensive. Bookings essential.
Lance
Lance
Easily one of Sydney's most respected Italian restaurants. Book ahead, you will not be disappointed.
Drew & Bronte
Drew & Bronte
One of the best Italian restaurants in Sydney. Completely old school. Rich, rich food. You have to try the fettuccine, which is their signat…
12. MV Bistro & Wine Bar
12. MV Bistro & Wine Bar
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0 local reviews
397 Crown St, Surry Hills
Closed · Opens Tuesday 5:00 PM
+61 2 9357 3366
RestaurantBarPoint of interest
James
Italian restaurant, a bit on the pricier side but will not disappoint. Reservations are recommended on the wee…
Peter
Italian restaurant which is great for dinner or just a wine and small bite selection in a candle lit, cosy and…
12. MV Bistro & Wine Bar
12. MV Bistro & Wine Bar
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0 local reviews
397 Crown St, Surry Hills
Closed · Opens Tuesday 5:00 PM
+61 2 9357 3366
James
James
Italian restaurant, a bit on the pricier side but will not disappoint. Reservations are recommended on the weekends.
Peter
Peter
Italian restaurant which is great for dinner or just a wine and small bite selection in a candle lit, cosy and relaxing setting.