Best wine bars in Sydney

Check out the top wine bars in Sydney, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Love, Tilly Devine
1. Love, Tilly Devine
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56 local reviews
91 Crown Ln, Darlinghurst
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+61 2 9326 9297
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Ollie
In life Tilly Devine was infamous for violent crime, but as a bar, she is famous for wine Its namesake might…
Sonke
A small wine bar hidden in a back lane. Amazing wine list, very fun staff. A romantic spot for a glass of wine…
Andy
Small wine bar tucked away in a quiet laneway. Very close to Red Lantern (also on this list) and perfect for a…
1. Love, Tilly Devine
1. Love, Tilly Devine
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56 local reviews
91 Crown Ln, Darlinghurst
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+61 2 9326 9297
Ollie
Ollie
In life Tilly Devine was infamous for violent crime, but as a bar, she is famous for wine Its namesake might have notched up an impressive…
Sonke
Sonke
A small wine bar hidden in a back lane. Amazing wine list, very fun staff. A romantic spot for a glass of wine as well and nice food. Can…
Andy
Andy
Small wine bar tucked away in a quiet laneway. Very close to Red Lantern (also on this list) and perfect for a pre-dinner drink. Also serves…
2. The Shop & Wine Bar
2. The Shop & Wine Bar
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80 local reviews
78 Curlewis St, Bondi Beach
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+61 2 9365 2600
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Rory And Janneke
Beautiful salads and snack food during the day. Wine bar by night. Great for a hipster hangout around sunset…
Peter
On the fringe of the beachside action, this is one of Bondi's first (and still best) little wine bars. It's…
Rafael
A cafe by day with exceptional food and coffee and a great local wine bar with more impressive food selections…
2. The Shop & Wine Bar
2. The Shop & Wine Bar
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80 local reviews
78 Curlewis St, Bondi Beach
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+61 2 9365 2600
Rory And Janneke
Rory And Janneke
Beautiful salads and snack food during the day. Wine bar by night. Great for a hipster hangout around sunset. Sip on a Rose and nibble on…
Peter
Peter
On the fringe of the beachside action, this is one of Bondi's first (and still best) little wine bars. It's also a great coffee spot and…
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…
3. 121BC
3. 121BC
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28 local reviews
50 Holt St, Surry Hills
+61 2 9699 1582
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Anna
This is an amazing little italian wine bar. Tucked away in this little street, it’s one of Sydney’s great…
Jan
My favourite wine bar. Very small - only about 20 seats and as you can imagine - yes always busy so go early…
Abi
Best little wine bar in the area - the somelier George really knows his wines, most are from Italy, and the…
3. 121BC
3. 121BC
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28 local reviews
50 Holt St, Surry Hills
+61 2 9699 1582
Anna
Anna
This is an amazing little italian wine bar. Tucked away in this little street, it’s one of Sydney’s great small bars. With a wine library…
Jan
Jan
My favourite wine bar. Very small - only about 20 seats and as you can imagine - yes always busy so go early or be prepared to wait. They…
Abi
Abi
Best little wine bar in the area - the somelier George really knows his wines, most are from Italy, and the food offerings are always fresh…
4. The Winery
4. The Winery
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150 local reviews
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
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…
4. The Winery
4. The Winery
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150 local reviews
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,…
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
5. Monopole
5. Monopole
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70 local reviews
71A MacLeay St, Potts Point
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+61 2 9360 4410
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Harriet
Amazing wine bar, they have amazing wines and spirits froma round the world. We love to pop into here for a…
Julie
The line between restaurant and bar has gone from a little fuzzy to indistinct, and nowhere is this more so…
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…
5. Monopole
5. Monopole
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70 local reviews
71A MacLeay St, Potts Point
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+61 2 9360 4410
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…
Julie
Julie
The line between restaurant and bar has gone from a little fuzzy to indistinct, and nowhere is this more so than at Brent Savage and Nick…
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…
6. The Wine Library
6. The Wine Library
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58 local reviews
18 Oxford St, Woollahra
Closed · Opens 4:00 PM
+61 2 9368 7484
BarPoint of interestFood
Christine
The best little wine bar nearby. Be prepared to go early, late or wait at the pub next door. Ask the waiter to…
Edwina
Trendy little wine bar with boutique wines and international vintages. Good quality tapas dishes with…
Julie
Modern wine bar and tapas - great place to pop into for a casual bite and a delicious glass of wine-…
6. The Wine Library
6. The Wine Library
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58 local reviews
18 Oxford St, Woollahra
Closed · Opens 4:00 PM
+61 2 9368 7484
Christine
Christine
The best little wine bar nearby. Be prepared to go early, late or wait at the pub next door. Ask the waiter to call you if nothing available…
Edwina
Edwina
Trendy little wine bar with boutique wines and international vintages. Good quality tapas dishes with spanish and italian influences make…
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.
7. Speakeasy Bar
7. Speakeasy Bar
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64 local reviews
83 Curlewis St, Bondi Beach
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+61 2 9130 2020
RestaurantBarPoint of interest
Jenna
This is a tiny little restaurant and wine bar. The menu is very small and offers fine food that is absolutely…
Linda
Small restaurant and wine bar, on Monday nights they do a Malbec and Meatballs special for $20. It's a lovely…
Peter
Tiny romantic wine bar frequented by locals and you. Constantly changing wine list and they will even let you…
7. Speakeasy Bar
7. Speakeasy Bar
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64 local reviews
83 Curlewis St, Bondi Beach
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+61 2 9130 2020
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…
Linda
Linda
Small restaurant and wine bar, on Monday nights they do a Malbec and Meatballs special for $20. It's a lovely local spot with a good wine…
Peter
Peter
Tiny romantic wine bar frequented by locals and you. Constantly changing wine list and they will even let you taste the wine before…
8. Timbah
8. Timbah
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25 local reviews
375 Glebe Point Rd, Glebe
Closed · Opens 4:00 PM
+61 2 9571 7005
BarPoint of interestEstablishment
Kimberley
Awesome wine bar up just off Glebe Point Road. You can walk through Tramsheds and up onto Glebe Point Road and…
Carol
A great, cosy little wine bar with an interesting food menu Live music on Saturday afternoons.
Lena
This is a lovely, quiet wine bar - it's a bit of a walk from our place, but well worth it.
8. Timbah
8. Timbah
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25 local reviews
375 Glebe Point Rd, Glebe
Closed · Opens 4:00 PM
+61 2 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…
Carol
Carol
A great, cosy little wine bar with an interesting food menu Live music on Saturday afternoons.
Lena
Lena
This is a lovely, quiet wine bar - it's a bit of a walk from our place, but well worth it.
9. 10 William St
9. 10 William St
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24 local reviews
10 William St, Paddington
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Sarah
Beautiful little wine bar run by the Fratelli Family who have a number of similar eateries around town…
Lara
Tiny wine bar in Paddington, with amazing Italian-centric food, unusual natural wine list, great spirits and…
Caecilia
My favourite local wine bar. Always packed, awesome range of wines and homemade pasta or little tapas.
9. 10 William St
9. 10 William St
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24 local reviews
10 William St, Paddington
Sarah
Sarah
Beautiful little wine bar run by the Fratelli Family who have a number of similar eateries around town. Definitely try the pappardelle and…
Lara
Lara
Tiny wine bar in Paddington, with amazing Italian-centric food, unusual natural wine list, great spirits and more.
Caecilia
Caecilia
My favourite local wine bar. Always packed, awesome range of wines and homemade pasta or little tapas.
10. Dear Sainte Éloise
10. Dear Sainte Éloise
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13 local reviews
29 Orwell St, Potts Point
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+61 2 9326 9745
BarPoint of interestFood
Sante Livia
We were particularly saddened to see Potts Points’ Waterman’s Lobster Co. close last month, but its…
Maree
This lane way connects Potts Point with Kings Cross and has a variety of different cuisines available. Small…
Catherine
Wine bar with 400 strong wine list, esoteric wines plus crowd pleasers. Quaint with super knowledgeable staff…
10. Dear Sainte Éloise
10. Dear Sainte Éloise
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13 local reviews
29 Orwell St, Potts Point
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+61 2 9326 9745
Sante Livia
Sante Livia
We were particularly saddened to see Potts Points’ Waterman’s Lobster Co. close last month, but its replacement Dear Sainte Éloise has…
Maree
Maree
This lane way connects Potts Point with Kings Cross and has a variety of different cuisines available. Small wine bars, Asian, Italian and…
Catherine
Catherine
Wine bar with 400 strong wine list, esoteric wines plus crowd pleasers. Quaint with super knowledgeable staff. Produce driven with delicious…
11. Chapter One Coffee & Wine Room
11. Chapter One Coffee & Wine Room
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44 local reviews
34 Campbell Parade, Bondi Beach
Open · Closes 3:00 PM
+61 2 9365 5370
CafeBarStore
Vanessa
This local coffee charmer by day and wine bar by night is the love child of head Bondi lifeguard Bruce “Hoppo”…
Tammy & Lola
This local coffee charmer by day and wine bar by night is the love child of head Bondi lifeguard Bruce “Hoppo”…
Caroline
Cafe by day, wine bar by night, Chapter One is my local and for good reason. Awesome coffee, great service…
11. Chapter One Coffee & Wine Room
11. Chapter One Coffee & Wine Room
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44 local reviews
34 Campbell Parade, Bondi Beach
Open · Closes 3:00 PM
+61 2 9365 5370
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…
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…
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…
12. Gallon
12. Gallon
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26 local reviews
117 Harris St, Pyrmont
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+61 402 799 557
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Claire
Funky local wine bar, in an old sandstone building, with a courtyard. Great for all ages, busy busy after…
Tim
Nice wine bar with nice gourmet pizzas and other Italian food. Very busy on a Friday and Saturday night. It's…
Sebastian
One of the city's newest and coolest wine bars, Gallon has a great atmosphere and a huge selection of drinks.
12. Gallon
12. Gallon
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26 local reviews
117 Harris St, Pyrmont
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+61 402 799 557
Claire
Claire
Funky local wine bar, in an old sandstone building, with a courtyard. Great for all ages, busy busy after work scene on Fridays. Sit out…
Tim
Tim
Nice wine bar with nice gourmet pizzas and other Italian food. Very busy on a Friday and Saturday night. It's the cool place in Pyrmont
Sebastian
Sebastian
One of the city's newest and coolest wine bars, Gallon has a great atmosphere and a huge selection of drinks.