Sydney’s steakhouse scene is up there alongside some of the city’s best culinary offerings. If you’re looking for juicy slabs of beef, wood-grilled or seared to perfection, these steakhouse establishments around the city serve some of the finest cuts complete with sides and drinks to level up your meal. From popular spots to hidden gems, these are some of the best steakhouses around Sydney for the meat-obsessed.
This elegant venue boasts an impressive selection of enticing steaks in a chic setting that is perfect for date night. Long considered one of the finest in town, diners can expect a remarkable variety of meats from succulent wagyu to delicious pork and more. Plus, expect cocktails, beers, wines and a stacked dessert menu to boot. Check out the full menu offerings here.
📍50 Holt St, Surry Hills NSW 2010, Australia
2. The Gidley
The steaks here are as delicious as they look. The sophisticated steakhouse boasts a tantalising menu that comprises everything from a delicious English roast, a special burger with double beef patties, cheddar and house pickle, lush caviar and deep-fried prawn heads wrapped in crispy lettuce. Artfully crafted cocktails and delicious sides like potato gratin, mac and cheese, and butter lettuce salad are also on the menu. See their full menu here.
📍Basement/161 King St, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia
Steakhouse perfection awaits at this adults-only spot that specialises in Italian fare. The charming spot features cocktails, jazz, Tuscan hospitality at its finest and delicious cuts that are cooked to perfection. Standout dishes include Brussels sprouts that perfectly complement the steaks. You can also see the meat being cut and cooked before your eyes at this unforgettable dining experience. Find more info here.
📍3 Dalley St, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia
Steak connoisseurs are bound to find something to their liking at Black Bar & Grill. This classy dining spot comes with a wide assortment of steaks along with stunning views of the harbour and city skyline. While wood-fired steaks and seafood are the stars of the show, you can also expect tender rump caps, succulent lamb cutlets, grilled prawns and sides such as corn puree and salads. Check out the full menu here.
📍Harbourside, The Star, Level G/80 Pyrmont St, Pyrmont NSW 2009, Australia
Another spot with high-quality steaks and seafood, Kingsleys also offers an exceptional atmosphere thanks to its excellent location right on the water. The restaurant is known for grilling flawless cuts of meat and a seriously extensive menu that bursting with variety and flavour. Wagyu rump steak, wagyu bavette and black Angus ribeye are some of the many steak offerings. For sides, don’t miss out on the crispy fries and the roasted garlic mashed potatoes. Find the full menu here.
📍10/6 Cowper Wharf Roadway, Woolloomooloo NSW 2011, Australia
This premium restaurant serving the finest steaks is the perfect spot for a special occasion dinner. While the price tag is hefty, it’s worth it for the ambiance, views and delicious food. From wagyu skewers to XO prawns, octopus rolls and more, there’s a rich variety of snacks and sides to choose from. For desserts, try the French plum cake or the luscious Deconstructed Delice with chocolate and nut brownie, peanut butter caramel, chocolate mousse, Wagyu fat and chocolate ganache. Check out their full steak selection here.
📍Bay 10 & 11, Campbell’s Stores, 7/27 Circular Quay W, The Rocks
7. Chophouse Sydney
Chophouse is an essential for steak lovers in Sydney. The high-end spot serves exceptional steaks in a cosy, warmly-lit space. The grilled meats and wine and perfectly complemented by an array of sides including the classic mashed potato and gravy. Head here for the full menu.
📍25 Bligh St, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia