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Sydney’s hot winter menu

21 May 2017

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Don’t waste your winter rugged up inside. Hit the town and warm your tummy with these delicious dishes.
We’ve found the best venues in Sydney to find comfort food and beat the chill during the cooler months, so take off those tracksuit pants and prepare to eat your way to warm!
Neighbourhood – 143 Curlewis St, Bondi Beach
From their famous jaffles and burgers to braised lamb shoulder and whiskey-brined chicken, Neighbourhood delivers the goods when it comes to comfort food. This trendy venue is the perfect place to sink your teeth into warming dishes and beat the winter blues. Oh, and did we mention mac ‘n’ cini balls with blue cheese sauce? That’s worth braving the cold for!

  • Monday – Thursday: 5pm – 11pm
  • Friday: 12pm – 11pm
  • Saturday: 10am – 11pm
  • Sunday: 10am – 10pm

Redfern Continental – 180 Redfern St, Redfern
Spaghetti and meatballs, anyone? How about a chicken schnitzel that’s bigger than many you’ll find in Europe? Redfern Continental is a winter wonderland of hearty dishes to warm your stomach. Don’t forget a bottle of wine to go with your meal – they have an extensive selection of local and international drops to savour. Nothing says winter like warming up with a glass of red!

  • Tuesday: 5:30pm – 10pm
  • Wednesday & Thursday: 12pm – 3pm, 5:30pm – 10pm
  • Friday & Saturday: 12pm – 3pm, 5:30pm – 10:30 pm
  • Sunday: 12pm-3pm, 5pm – 9pm

Vapiano – Corner King St & York St, Sydney CBD
You know you’re getting a hearty feed when you step into an Italian restaurant. Vapiano offers all your favourites with a traditional twist. Get your fill with delicious pastas, like their pollo amatriciana with chicken breast, onion, mushrooms and bacon in a homemade tomato sauce, or hearty pizzas, like their mouth-watering truffle oil, smoked ham and mushroom option.

  • Sunday – Thursday: 11am – 11pm
  • Friday & Saturday: 11am – Midnight

Dove and Olive – 156 Devonshire St, Surry Hills
Sydney’s favourite pub is even better when the cooler months roll around. Providing comforting pub food with a modern Americana twist, you can’t go past Dove and Olive for a hot meal and a cold beer. Try their famous chicken parma – you won’t be disappointed.

  • Monday & Tuesday: 10am – 11pm
  • Wednesday – Friday: 10am – Midnight
  • Saturday: 11am – Midnight
  • Sunday: 11am – 11pm

Mr. Wong – 3 Bridge Lane, Sydney CBD
Winter calls for tasty curries and hot dumplings. Mr. Wong delivers these winter warmers and plenty more with their tempting menu. Make your way through their range of dumplings at lunchtime, or opt for one of their roast meat dishes, like their barbecued honey glazed “char siu” pork, for dinner.

  • LUNCH:
    • Monday – Sunday: 12pm – 3pm
  • DINNER:
    • Monday – Wednesday: 5:30pm – 11pm
    • Thursday – Saturday: 5:30pm – Midnight
    • Sunday: 5:30pm – 10pm

If you’re still feeling peckish after your meal, head to one of Sydney’s best dessert spots. Check out our list here.

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